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domingo, 21 de febrero de 2016

Wisconsin mother becomes LGBT activist after transgender son's suicide

Wisconsin mother becomes LGBT activist after transgender son's suicide
 - While Lee cannot go back, she is trying to create a positive future for LGBT people in Wisconsin through advocacy, speaking Thursday at a church in ...

Run with pride for a good cause

Run with pride for a good cause
 - With the Pride and Remembrance Run entering its third decade, the organizers are hoping they can raise $125,000 for four LGBT charities.

I have been called faggot. Many times.'

I have been called faggot. Many times.'
 - With the Charlotte City Council voting Monday on an LGBT anti-discrimination ordinance, our inboxes have been dotted again with opposition.

Top Gay Therapist Attacks His Professional Body For “Failing” LGBT People

Top Gay Therapist Attacks His Professional Body For “Failing” LGBT People
 - Davies, a government advisor and author of several books on LGBT ... But Davies – who is the founder of Pink Therapy, the most prominent LGBT ...

Diversity in Indonesia Does Not Include Homosexuals?

Diversity in Indonesia Does Not Include Homosexuals?
 - Considering how homosexuals have been given the cold shoulder, it seems the country either turns a blind eye towards the plight of LGBT or simply ...

Tolerance isn't acceptance, charity isn't governance

Tolerance isn't acceptance, charity isn't governance
 - Over time and over the course of my work as a journalist, I heard many stories about the LGBT experience that made my friend's words “tolerance is ...

Omah Munir's human rights module for schools

Omah Munir's human rights module for schools
 - Among the sensitive issues discussed by students is the topic of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transsexuals (LGBT). “This issue is a hot topic of debate ...

Calls for people to 'Be the Rainbow' in Cambridge as county council backs LGBT History month

Calls for people to 'Be the Rainbow' in Cambridge as county council backs LGBT History month
 - Those in attendance will don colourful t-shirts and quite literally 'be the rainbow', with the LGBT's signature rainbow flag already flying high above ...

For Faith, the Unconquerable

For Faith, the Unconquerable
 - So, although my sister's husband is African-American, there was a learning curve in talking about race with our nieces and children. Discussions about ...

American elections enter a dangerous new era: Here's what you need to know about Voter ID laws ...

American elections enter a dangerous new era: Here's what you need to know about Voter ID laws ... 
A study by McKee and other scholars finds that, “racial resentment appears to have ... A more recent study by nearly half a dozen scholars finds that, “racial ... over the newly free African-American population” which persist to this day.

Are Bernie and Hillary enabling that “national conversation” on race we forgot to have?

Are Bernie and Hillary enabling that “national conversation” on race we forgot to have?
- I can understand why some African-American and Latino observers have objected to a tone of paternalism or “Bernie-splaining,” to the implication that ...

New map more racially fair — and competitive

New map more racially fair — and competitive
 - I can't believe I'm writing this but, in fact, the map appears to uphold the constitutional guarantee that African Americans hold an equal opportunity to ...

New Black Panthers purge transracial members, cause outcry

New Black Panthers purge transracial members, cause outcry
 - But to discriminate against members who happen to be transracial African-Americans and who have every right to identify with an ethnicity other than ...

Democratic Debate Attracts Protesters and Discusses Wisconsin Racial Discrepancies

Democratic Debate Attracts Protesters and Discusses Wisconsin Racial Discrepancies
 - The first question was regarding Wisconsin's high African American incarceration rate, and how it can be addressed. Sanders answered first.

Students, black leaders question scope of Latin School inquiry

Students, black leaders question scope of Latin School inquiry
 - Boston Latin School students and leaders of the city's African-American community say a School Department investigation into racial conflicts at the ...

Sonoma County vintners look to largely untapped African-American market

Sonoma County vintners look to largely untapped African-American market
 - Esterlina Vineyards is one of the few African-American family-owned wineries ... And the African-American population skews younger than other racial ...