The results of a new Gallup poll of 121,290 Americans conducted this summer have revealed some fascinating—and potentially depressing and/or infuriating—results. The poll found that 3.4% of those surveyed identified as LGBT—but the breakdown of that 3.4% might surprise you, especially if you are a member of this community.
The "Darker Rainbow," from the New York Times
Of the 3.4%, white men make up the smallest percentage of this community. The smallest. And yet, white gay men undoubtedly hold the most political power (in terms of LGBT special interests and rights) and "pink purchasing power." Sexism and racism works everywhere, people.
As further outlined at Jezebel: