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lunes, 1 de febrero de 2016

LGBT History Month: Why do people call themselves 'gay'?

LGBT History Month: Why do people call themselves 'gay'?
 - As LGBT History Month begins, historian and author Sebastian Buckle looks at 'gay' – and how homosexuality went from an act to a way of life in ...

Marriage vote led to spike in calls to LGBT support service

Marriage vote led to spike in calls to LGBT support service
 - LGBT Helpline said almost 77,000 people accessed information and support through the organisation's telephone helpline and online services last ...

Why you won't see a LGBT-rights question on the MI ballot in 2016

Why you won't see a LGBT-rights question on the MI ballot in 2016
 - That legal case, in fact, is sort of where the problems and infighting between Nessel and the LGBT establishment in Michigan began. In the beginning ...

How the British Empire's gay rights legacy is still killing people to this day

How the British Empire's gay rights legacy is still killing people to this day
 - Only a handful of states have in place anti-discrimination laws protecting LGBT people. Same-sex marriage, legal only in South Africa, has been ...

Obama's YouTube Interview Confirms His Status As The Most LGBT Friendly President Ever

Obama's YouTube Interview Confirms His Status As The Most LGBT Friendly President Ever
 - President Barack Obama is the most progressive President for LGBT rights that has ever occupied the oval office, and he took the time to open up ...

Durkan says 'No' to LGBT domestic violence

Durkan says 'No' to LGBT domestic violence
 - Broken Rainbow has helped more than 42,000 individuals from the LGBT community in the past ten years. Although their Home Office grant only ...

Bill To Balance LGBT Rights With Religious Freedom Faces Uncertain Future

Bill To Balance LGBT Rights With Religious Freedom Faces Uncertain Future
 - A bill that aims to balance LGBT rights and religious freedom faces an ... protections for the transgender community, which upsets LGBT advocates.

Who are your Global LGBT Cultural Influencers?

Who are your Global LGBT Cultural Influencers?
 - For our second FiveFilms4Freedom festival, we are looking for people using culture and the creative industries to promote freedom, equality and LGBT ...

David Cameron is right to challenge Oxford's all white culture

David Cameron is right to challenge Oxford's all white culture
 - In 2013, the African-American leader, the Reverend Jesse Jackson, visiting Cambridge said: “The absence of blacks diminishes the greatness of these ...

Utah proposal would protect LGBT people from hate crimes

Utah proposal would protect LGBT people from hate crimes
 - The straight, white Mormon will be protected by our law, as well as the African-American, gay Muslim," Williams said Thursday. Utah is one of 15 ...

Both boys and girls can be victims of dating violence

Both boys and girls can be victims of dating violence
 - Both boys and girls can be victims of dating violence ... More than half of the kids self-identified as Hispanic or Latino, 16 percent as African American ...

Black America and the Class Divide

Black America and the Class Divide
 - The nation's African-American students are searching profoundly and visibly for a definitive end to racial injustice. College campuses, Du Bois's ...

Why Republicans Should Target Black Voters, Not Latinos

Why Republicans Should Target Black Voters, Not Latinos
 - But it is also possible that African-Americans or Asians matter more in the ... Given how much racial strife runs through American history, it is unlikely ...

What's holding us back on racial progress?

What's holding us back on racial progress?
 - That two-year-old study was titled “Race to Equity,” the group was the ... Darrell Bazzell, one of Madison's most respected leaders, African-American or ...

The shantytown misery that Buenos Aires is struggling to hide

The shantytown misery that Buenos Aires is struggling to hide
 - they mix with xylazine [a horse tranquilizer], up there they are trying to plant a forest to keep everyone from seeing the poverty from the highway.”.

Nursing home worker says in lawsuit he was fired for being gay, Hispanic

Nursing home worker says in lawsuit he was fired for being gay, Hispanic
 - A Hispanic, gay nursing home receptionist endured relentless homophobic slurs on the job before getting fired for his race and sexual orientation, ...