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lunes, 11 de julio de 2016

Jamaican Supreme Court stacks the deck against LGBT rights

Jamaican Supreme Court stacks the deck against LGBT rights
 - The Jamaican Supreme Court dealt a setback last week to the lawsuit seeking to overturn Jamaica's anti-LGBT sodomy law, blocking Jamaica's ...

GOP Platform Expected To Condemn Gay Marriage Ruling, Support Anti-LGBT Laws

GOP Platform Expected To Condemn Gay Marriage Ruling, Support Anti-LGBT Laws
 - Members of the GOP platform committee have told The New York Times that this year's platform is expected to condemn the Supreme Court's finding ...

Gay Republicans push for pro-LGBT language in platform

Gay Republicans push for pro-LGBT language in platform
 - As we mourn the victims of Islamic terror in Orlando, Ann & I say a special prayer for the LGBT community that was the focus of this attack,” Romney ...

LGBT people take longer to report sexual crimes

LGBT people take longer to report sexual crimes
 - Entitled 'Finding a safe place: LGBT survivors of sexual violence and disclosure in Rape Crisis Centres', the report highlighted the vulnerabilities of ...

Star Trek' Defends Gay Sulu: 'We Are All LGBT'

Star Trek' Defends Gay Sulu: 'We Are All LGBT'
- It's unfortunate that the screen version of the most inclusive, tolerant universe in science fiction hasn't featured an LGBT character until now.”.

Half of LGBT survivors of sexual violence wait over 10 years to report the crime - report

Half of LGBT survivors of sexual violence wait over 10 years to report the crime - report
 - The first national Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI) report on LGBT survivors of sexual violence attending rape crisis centres was published today.

Maine conservatives admit removing LGBT protections is the first step to making homosexuality a ...

Maine conservatives admit removing LGBT protections is the first step to making homosexuality a ...
 - A right-wing Christian activist group is pushing a ballot measure that would strip LGBT protections from the voter-approved Maine Human Rights Act ...

From gay rights opponent to 'unsung hero' of equal marriage: Theresa May's surprising evolution ...

From gay rights opponent to 'unsung hero' of equal marriage: Theresa May's surprising evolution ...
 - As Theresa May prepares to take office as Prime Minister, we take a look at her record on LGBT rights. The Home Secretary, who is expected to take ...

Blacks, Whites Remain Deeply Divided in Views on Racial Equality

Blacks, Whites Remain Deeply Divided in Views on Racial Equality
 - Blacks and Whites are deeply divided on their views of racial equality and the state of race relations, according to a new Pew Research Center survey.

What racial injustice looks like in America's economy

What racial injustice looks like in America's economy
 - Moreover, as the second figure shows, you can't dismiss that fact by citing lower levels of education among blacks. Not only does the 2-to-1 ratio ...

Swimming in the Black Community: How Racism Is Drowning Us

Swimming in the Black Community: How Racism Is Drowning Us
 - In the past, lack of access to swimming pools and public beaches meant that many black Americans were denied the opportunity to learn how to swim.

The rise and rise of American racism

The rise and rise of American racism
 - I recall watching an African-American stand-up comedian several years ago giving his impression of America's first black president delivering his ...

Don't Allow The Progressive Agenda To Divide Us Along Racial Lines

Don't Allow The Progressive Agenda To Divide Us Along Racial Lines
 - He further told the American public from his Warsaw hotel, “African Americans are 30 percent more likely than whites to be pulled over. Last year ...

Surprising New Evidence Shows Bias in Police Use of Force but Not in Shootings

Surprising New Evidence Shows Bias in Police Use of Force but Not in Shootings
 - Mr. Fryer is the youngest African-American to receive tenure at Harvard and the first one to receive a John Bates Clark ... of data and try to understand what really is going on when it comes to racial differences in police use of force.”.

Whiteness and racial identity

Whiteness and racial identity
 - I'm imagine that all of the African-American men and boys who have been killed in the past five years have never said, “I don't think of myself a black ...

Layshia Clarendon uses celebrity to champion LGBT and Black equality

Layshia Clarendon uses celebrity to champion LGBT and Black equality
 - Layshia Clarendon is a point guard for the Atlanta Dream and an outspoken black LGBT activist. (Photo via Instagram) ... I can understand that people just glance and see short hair and say “sir.” What's upsetting is that it is a constant ...