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lunes, 23 de noviembre de 2015

Over half of Thai LGBT students experience bullying

Over half of Thai LGBT students experience bullying
 - More than half of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Thai secondary school students say they have been bullied, according to a report.

Poster for LGBT helpline could go up in every GP surgery

Poster for LGBT helpline could go up in every GP surgery
 - Helpline Switchboard has sent 10,000 posters to GP surgeries across the country, offering free support to people who are struggling with their identity.

Homosexuality is still a crime in 78 territories—and most are former British colonies

Homosexuality is still a crime in 78 territories—and most are former British colonies
 - The report outlines two main concerns on access to healthcare for LGBT people in countries that criminalize homosexuality: LGBT people are often ...

One in five LGBT people attempt suicide after being bullied

One in five LGBT people attempt suicide after being bullied
 - One in five members of the LGBT community under the age of 25 have attempted to take their own lives as a result of homophobic bullying, according ...

LGBT Africans call on Pope Francis to preach tolerance during his visit

LGBT Africans call on Pope Francis to preach tolerance during his visit
 - I would like the Pope to at least make people know that being LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) is not a curse,” said Jackson Mukasa, 20, ...

LGBT Ugandans Pray Pope Will Give Them Relief

LGBT Ugandans Pray Pope Will Give Them Relief
 - LGBT people across Uganda are calling on Pope Francis to address the country's rampant homophobia and to call for tolerance and acceptance.

LGBT rights an issue, but GOP has other priorities

LGBT rights an issue, but GOP has other priorities
 - Difficult political questions like how to fund roads and how to address LGBT civil rights could be political liabilities for the GOP come November, ...

8 Michigan companies earn highest marks for LGBT policies

8 Michigan companies earn highest marks for LGBT policies
 - The survey focused on non-discrimination policies, employment benefits, demonstrated accountability around LGBT diversity and inclusion and other ...

Brandeis students occupy building to protest lack of racial diversity

Brandeis students occupy building to protest lack of racial diversity
 - The protest has drawnsupport from other student groups, such as the Asian American student organization, and the African and Afro-American Studies ...

These Are the Latino Emojis That We've Been Waiting For

These Are the Latino Emojis That We've Been Waiting For
 - Now that the app is out in the world, people have begun to ask for specific ... She pointed out that even something as simple as seeing Latino foods ...
Holler if You Hear Me' Highlights Gays in the Church
 - The film features nightmarish tales that create a reality for many young African Americans who identify as members of the LGBT community.

Trump Talks Race And Crime!

Trump Talks Race And Crime!
 - However, there are only about 30 percent more Hispanics than blacks, yet black-on-Hispanic violence is almost as lopsided as black-on-white ...

Poverty at record high in Venezuela

Poverty at record high in Venezuela
 - A woman waits in line to check out at the Dia a Dia supermarket in the Propatria neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, The government is temporarily ...

Racist Jailed After Filming Himself Punching An Elderly Black Man For

Racist Jailed After Filming Himself Punching An Elderly Black Man For
 - It was a hate crime against an elderly African-American man. ... Barrett has now been jailed for almost six years after admitting racially motivated ...

Racial tension in student government, hunger strike at University of Kansas

Racial tension in student government, hunger strike at University of Kansas
 - Brown said that while these sororities and student groups like the BSA provide a sense of identity for minorities on campus, more African-American ...

Study explains racial and ethnic disparities in unintended pregnancy

Study explains racial and ethnic disparities in unintended pregnancy
 - A new study from the University of Maryland School of Public Health examined why African American and Hispanic women have higher rates of ...