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lunes, 23 de mayo de 2016

Demi Lovato lashes out at anti-LGBT law at Billboard Music Awards

Demi Lovato lashes out at anti-LGBT law at Billboard Music Awards
 - The 23-year-old singer - who has been dating Wilmer Valderrama since 2010 - used her performance at the glamorous event to silently stand up against North Carolina after it passed a rule two months ago that forces people to use the public bathroom of the gender listed on their birth certificate.

LGBT-only housing isn't about separation, it's about choice

LGBT-only housing isn't about separation, it's about choice
 - Verbal and physical hate crimes are still a common reality for a significant number of young LGBT people, many of whom see university as a chance to ...

Why are there so few lesbians in Game of Thrones?

Why are there so few lesbians in Game of Thrones?
 - This isn't the first time we've seen a push for greater LGBT representation in popular culture. Turner's comments have come just weeks after Frozen ...

Sir Ian McKellen surprises LGBT teens at Stonewall Youth Awards

Sir Ian McKellen surprises LGBT teens at Stonewall Youth Awards
 - The LGBT equality charity Stonewall enjoyed a special guest appearance from actor and long-time activist Sir Ian McKellen at its Youth Awards, ...

7 Instances That Prove Indians Are Slowly Accepting The LGBT Community

7 Instances That Prove Indians Are Slowly Accepting The LGBT Community
 - Anything that digresses from heterosexuality has always been a taboo in India. So much so that the fear of being abandoned by the society keeps ...

LGBT UNITED, a Film by CSUN Psychology Professor/Filmmaker Luciana Lagana, Wins at ...

LGBT UNITED, a Film by CSUN Psychology Professor/Filmmaker Luciana Lagana, Wins at ...
 - The documentary LGBT UNITED obtained the Silver Lei win at Honolulu Film Awards. Preliminary research has begun to find out if the film could have ...

How The Religious Right Browbeat A Private School In Rehiring An Anti-LGBT Religious Right ...

How The Religious Right Browbeat A Private School In Rehiring An Anti-LGBT Religious Right ...
 - Boykin, a notoriously anti-gay and anti-Muslim right-wing activist, claimed that he was only joking but that the "LGBT community once again came after ...

US new tactics in LatAm aimed to reclaim regional hegemony

US new tactics in LatAm aimed to reclaim regional hegemony
 - The experts said that another tactic employed by Washington has been the erosion of regional blocs such as the Union of South American Nations ...

Study Finds Racial Segregation Deepening in Public Education

Study Finds Racial Segregation Deepening in Public Education
- The schools in question were found to be among the most poverty-stricken, minority-segregated schools in operation from 2001 to 2014, with more ...

The Latino Marriage Paradox

The Latino Marriage Paradox
 - She then “saw something in his face and in his eyes, just like such kindness, and I just saw a lot of things that I don't see in too many people.” Eduardo ...

Hands and Feet Project battles Haiti's orphan crisis

Hands and Feet Project battles Haiti's orphan crisis
- In the orphanage where Sheeven Joseph lived as a young boy, 31 children slept on ..... The problem is rooted in poverty.
Poverty, The Arts, and Education
 - 29% of those under the age of 18 live in poverty. The poverty has disproportionately affected the black and Latino communities. 28% percent of the the ...

Obama signs bill modernizing racial language

Obama signs bill modernizing racial language
 - The bill seeks not only to replace these terms with African-American and Asian-American, but to also redefine minorities in legislation. Minorities were ...

The black American runner at the Nazi Olympics

The black American runner at the Nazi Olympics
 - He may have been a long way from the South, yet racial prejudice still cast a shadow over his daily existence. On tour, he and his African-American ...

Boycott over LGBT law impacts more than just the music fans

Boycott over LGBT law impacts more than just the music fans
 - The wide-reaching law that directs transgender people to use the public bathroom that aligns with the sex on their birth certificate was signed by ...

Surge in young people 'coming out' after Yes vote

Surge in young people 'coming out' after Yes vote
 - Record numbers of young people have come out as LGBT in the past 12 months as part of a surge on the back of the marriage equality referendum.