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martes, 12 de julio de 2016

We Need to Talk About Anti-LGBT Violence in Brazil

We Need to Talk About Anti-LGBT Violence in Brazil
- Leading up to the Rio Olympics, the international media is fixated on Zika, crime, and political and economic instability. But the media also needs to ...

95% of young people didn't receive LGBT-inclusive sex ed classes

95% of young people didn't receive LGBT-inclusive sex ed classes
- 95% of young people were never taught appropriate LGBT-specific information during sex and relationship education classes, a report has revealed.

18 Unforgivable Deaths of LGBT TV Characters

18 Unforgivable Deaths of LGBT TV Characters
 - Only a small fraction of the characters depicted on television are LGBT, and only a small percentage of those enjoy happy endings. This seemed a ...

Celebrities and LGBT people share their Sex Education memories

Celebrities and LGBT people share their Sex Education memories
- This is despite 99% of young people saying quality Sex and Relationships Education is needed, and 97% saying that it should be LGBT inclusive.

5 Things We Learned From Hillary Clinton's LGBT Campaign Rally Manager

5 Things We Learned From Hillary Clinton's LGBT Campaign Rally Manager
- In addition to a hectic and fulfilling life as a theater producer in New York City, D'Angora is Hillary Clinton's LGBT Campaign Rally Manager, a job he ...

LGBT groups to air advocacy ad during RNC

LGBT groups to air advocacy ad during RNC
- A coalition of LGBT advocacy groups will run a television advertisement about transgender equality during the Republican National Convention.

The GOP Really Doesn't Want 'LGBT' To Appear Anywhere In Its Platform

The GOP Really Doesn't Want 'LGBT' To Appear Anywhere In Its Platform
- An amendment introduced in the GOP Platform Committee that would have recognized “LGBT individuals, Christians, Jews, and women in particular” ...

LGBT Americans Optimistic About Planning for Future, Says Wells Fargo Survey

LGBT Americans Optimistic About Planning for Future, Says Wells Fargo Survey
 - According to a new survey from Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Americans, 75% feel ...

The Physical Damage Racism Inflicts on Your Brain and Body

The Physical Damage Racism Inflicts on Your Brain and Body
 - That experience set Brondolo on a path studying the psychological and physical toll of racism. African Americans face disproportionately high levels of ...

Racist Police Brutality Is An LGBT Issue

Racist Police Brutality Is An LGBT Issue
- There are countless Black people, including fierce straight allies, in the LGBT movement, and there are many LGBT people in the racial justice ...

An LGBT Person Is Murdered Every 28 Hours In Brazil

An LGBT Person Is Murdered Every 28 Hours In Brazil
- He was gay, black, poor and was born in the north of Brazil, and according to .... LGBT-phobia is constantly regarded as natural and many people hide ...

Yes, All Cops: An African-American's Perspective on Modern American Racism

Yes, All Cops: An African-American's Perspective on Modern American Racism
- As an interracial man with an African-American father and a Caucasian mother who grew up in a small Southern town, I have dealt with racism my ...

Dear American desis, wake up and smell the racism

Dear American desis, wake up and smell the racism
 - All African American men who died in an encounter with police or a gun-wielding private citizen. They died because someone was suspicious of them.

Aren't more white people than black people killed by police? Yes, but no.

Aren't more white people than black people killed by police? Yes, but no.
- “The driver then turned towards officers with one hand concealed behind his back, and told officers he hated his life,” the Fresno police department said in a statement. “As he continued to advance towards officers, an officer-involved shooting occurred.”

Grindr successfully convinced gay men to test for HIV infection

Grindr successfully convinced gay men to test for HIV infection
 - The study targeted gay black and Hispanic men in Los Angeles, utilizing banner ads that offered access to HIV testing kits by mail or via pharmacy or ...

What African celebrities we didn't know were gay?

What African celebrities we didn't know were gay?
 - Who are the most popular black celebrities who decided not to hide their sexual orientation on public? With whom does M. Ndegeocello have relations ...