US National Lesbian Longitudinal Family Study - NLLFS

The largest, longest-running prospective investigation of American lesbian mothers and their children

Interviews

Here you can find interviews with NLLFS principal researcher Dr. Nanette Gartrell:

  • Huffington Post Live - Queer Window: A Look At The Week's Top LGBT News

    Dr. Gartrell is interviewed on Huffington Post's "Queer Window" show. (Her interview starts at 15:40.)

    View on Huffington Post Live | watch video

  • Time — How the Gay-Marriage Victories Are (Slowly) Transforming the Notion of Family

    by Bonnie Rochman

    On Wednesday, Colleen Ozolitis, and her wife, Lee Ann Martinson, drove together to their son’s Seattle preschool to share their family’s good news. . . .

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  • 60 Minutes New Zealand — Gaybe Boomers: The new Kiwi family?

    produced by Alison Horwood

    The nature of the New Zealand family is changing fast. It is now quite common for children to be brought up by two lesbian women, or two gay men. Amanda Millar reports on the kids of homosexual couples.

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  • ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corp) — LifeMatters: Lesbian families

    presented by Richard Aedy

    What are the long term effects, if any, of being raised by two mothers?

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • MPR (Minnesota Public Radio) News — The children of gay and lesbian couples

    A new study says the kids of lesbian couples are better adjusted than children raised by heterosexual partners. Radio interview with Dr. Nanette Gartrell.

    Source: Official Website

  • KPCC, Southern California Public Radio — AirTalk: Do lesbian mommies = better adjusted kids?

    Are two moms better than one? Radio interview with Dr. Nanette Gartrell.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • KUOW, Puget Sound Public Radio — The Conversation: Kids Of Lesbians Outperform

    A new study shows that children of lesbian parents perform better academically and in other areas than their peers. We'll hear from the researcher.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • KQED Radio — Forum: Children With Lesbian Parents Study

    with Michael Krasny

    A nearly 20-year study of the children of lesbian parents concludes that they are as well-adjusted as children of straight parents. We talk with the author of the study, Dr. Nanette Gartrell, about her methodology and conclusions.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio