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miércoles, 1 de junio de 2016

How Brands Became the Most Powerful Advocates in Today's Battle for LGBT Equality

How Brands Became the Most Powerful Advocates in Today's Battle for LGBT Equality
 - In addition to being lambasted by LGBT advocates, the laws—North Carolina's House Bill 2 and Mississippi's House Bill 1523—have also been criticized by much of corporate America, with with hundreds of brands calling for their repeal and even scaling back operations in those states.


A bar as a national monument? New York's LGBT landmark vies for honor

A bar as a national monument? New York's LGBT landmark vies for honor
 - The New York bar known as the birthplace of the gay pride movement could become the country's first national monument ...

Don't Forget Who the Real Perpetrators of LGBT Erasure Are

Don't Forget Who the Real Perpetrators of LGBT Erasure Are
- Sexuality is fluid. It's a spectrum. That was the inspiration for Gilbert Baker, when he designed the gay pride flag in 1978. The gay flag was a symbol of ...


Transitional housing for LGBT homeless youth to open in Toronto

Transitional housing for LGBT homeless youth to open in Toronto
 - Kennedy explained the centre will be the first in the country to be run by and serving LGBT people, a fact she hopes will give homeless youth more ...

Church militant' outs Catholic groups that employ pro-LGBT workers

Church militant' outs Catholic groups that employ pro-LGBT workers
 - It's not often that someone posts evidence of a crime, but Michael Hichborn, President of the Lepanto Institute revealed at rightwing fundamentalist ...

Obama's 2016 LGBT Pride Month Proclamation

Obama's 2016 LGBT Pride Month Proclamation
 - "LGBT[Q] individuals deserve to know their country stands beside them," Obama wrote. "That is why my Administration is striving to better understand ...

Supporting Incarcerated LGBT Parents

Supporting Incarcerated LGBT Parents
 - While data about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in prisons and jails is only beginning to emerge, several reports suggest that LGBT ...

There's no reason we can't continue being a leader in LGBT rights from outside the EU'

There's no reason we can't continue being a leader in LGBT rights from outside the EU'
 - Since decriminalisation in 1967, incidentally before we joined the EU, we've transformed our nation's laws and societal attitudes towards LGBT people ...

Here's what's driving deforestation in South America

Here's what's driving deforestation in South America
 - For most South American countries, large agri-businesses are the agents of change. And although pasture was clearly dominant, commercial ...

Decent work and the end of poverty

Decent work and the end of poverty
 - While China and most of Latin America made progress in poverty reduction, the numbers remain “stubbornly high” in Africa and parts of Asia. Even in ...

Controversy over the role of the private sector in Latin America

Controversy over the role of the private sector in Latin America
 - National traditions have played a major role when it comes to favoring public or private sector higher education expansion. For example, Argentina ...

Supporting Incarcerated LGBT Parents

Supporting Incarcerated LGBT Parents
 - A survey by Black and Pink found that 44% of LGBTQ-identified people in prisons and jails had a child of any age. Of these LGBTQ parents, 71% didn't ...

West African genes lower the risk of obesity in men, suggests study

West African genes lower the risk of obesity in men, suggests study
 - African American women are currently more at risk than any other group in ... from other ethnic groups, especially Europeans and Native Americans.

Helping African-American young adults cope with the consequences of discrimination

Helping African-American young adults cope with the consequences of discrimination
 - That's the advice that a team of psychology researchers has for young African-American adults who are dealing with the consequences of racial ...

Race Delusion: Lies That Divide Us

Race Delusion: Lies That Divide Us
 - His current research is focused on dehumanization, race, propaganda, and .... “African American” is thought of as a racial category, but it's actually a ...

Killing Dylann Roof Won't Kill White Supremacy

Killing Dylann Roof Won't Kill White Supremacy
 - Imagine that, daily, he has to negotiate the racial realties of our nation's ... African Americans are disproportionately sentenced to death more than ...