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lunes, 22 de febrero de 2016

Tokyo lawmaker says being gay is 'personal taste,' does not merit taxpayer support

Tokyo lawmaker says being gay is 'personal taste,' does not merit taxpayer support
 - A member of the Suginami Municipal Assembly in Tokyo is drawing flak from the LGBT community for saying gay, lesbian and bisexual people refer to ...

The 12 Most Anti-LGBT States, By Legislation

The 12 Most Anti-LGBT States, By Legislation
 - More than 160 anti-LGBT bills have been introduced in state legislatures for the 2016 session, far more than last year, according to the Human Rights ...

2016 is the Most Dangerous Year for Transgender Americans

2016 is the Most Dangerous Year for Transgender Americans
 - The data from the Human Rights Campaign paints a stark picture for trans people: of the more than 175 new anti-LGBT pieces of legislation ...

Hollywood has 'inclusion crisis' suggests study

Hollywood has 'inclusion crisis' suggests study
 - Hollywood has an "epidemic of invisibility" for women, minorities and LGBT people that runs across the whole industry, a new study has suggested.

The ugly rise of anti-LGBT sentiment in Indonesia threatens Bali tourism

The ugly rise of anti-LGBT sentiment in Indonesia threatens Bali tourism
 - Sometimes it's easy to forget that Bali is a part of Indonesia. The “island of the gods” is mostly Hindu, unlike the rest of the predominantly Muslim nation ...


LGBT Diversity in Games

LGBT Diversity in Games
 - "I hope that those reading will have a greater understanding why LGBT representation is good for gamers and games, and that it'll allow more ...

Transgenderism mental health disorder, says Indonesian psychiatric body

Transgenderism mental health disorder, says Indonesian psychiatric body
 - In the latest outburst in an increasingly divisive domestic debate on LGBT issues, the Indonesian Psychiatric Association said transgenderism “can be ...

What it's like to be a gay man teaching LGBT equality at a Muslim school

What it's like to be a gay man teaching LGBT equality at a Muslim school
 - Along with the head teacher, I'm showing parents the picture books the school wants to use to teach LGBT equality. They would be taught as part of ...

Latin America's economic boom left behind those who've been there the longest

Latin America's economic boom left behind those who've been there the longest
 - Latin America experienced spectacular economic growth over the last ... Bank controlled its analysis for education, age, gender, family size, location, ...

Why Latin America Remains Poor Amidst Economic Growth

Why Latin America Remains Poor Amidst Economic Growth
 - The findings underscored how the rate of poverty in Latin America has not declined despite economic growth. "It seems the recovery from the ...

Pope refused to meet with families of Mexico's missing 43 because of infighting

Pope refused to meet with families of Mexico's missing 43 because of infighting
 - He also said that during his visit to Mexico he made "constant reference to the killings, the lives claimed by gangs of drug traffickers and people ...

What Latinos Are Telling Us about Bernie Sanders

What Latinos Are Telling Us about Bernie Sanders
 - In Nevada, 53 percent of Latino voters are eligible to vote and could ... Nonetheless, the high school senior is working hard to encourage people in his ...

Lessons from 'A Day Without Latinos'

Lessons from 'A Day Without Latinos'
 - Thousands of people stream into the Capitol during “A Day Without Latinos” rally to draw attention to a pair of bills considered unfriendly to immigrants.

Any Means Necessary' LGBT Migrant Group March In London

Any Means Necessary' LGBT Migrant Group March In London
 - A foreign-backed, LGBT pro illegal immigrant group rallied in London ... second-class treatment of black people and other minorities and immigrants, ...

Racial inequality in the Australian criminal system – 1 in 6 Black people go to prison

Racial inequality in the Australian criminal system – 1 in 6 Black people go to prison
 - One in every 15 African-Americans is in jail. One in 13 of Western Australia's Aboriginal adult males are in jail. One in 36 of America's Hispanics are in ...

Here's How The Government Could Close The Staggering Racial Wealth Gap

Here's How The Government Could Close The Staggering Racial Wealth Gap
 - The foreclosure crisis was racially tinged and erased huge sums of African-American wealth. Median black wealth was cut in half by the Great ...