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domingo, 21 de agosto de 2016

Belief Matters ... Or Not? The Limits to Free Speech?

Belief Matters ... Or Not? The Limits to Free Speech?
 - But there is little doubt that sort of “prayer” is a form of emotional abuse, particularly given the high rates of self harm among young LGBT people.

Kristen Stewart Feels A Responsibility To The LGBT Community

Kristen Stewart Feels A Responsibility To The LGBT Community
 - Ever since Kristen Stewart endeared herself to Twilight fans in 2008, her personal life has been of great interest to fans, which, in turn, caused Stewart ...

Lesbian and transgender hillbillies' are coming to take over red states

Lesbian and transgender hillbillies' are coming to take over red states
 - Thirty-five percent of the LGBT population in the United States lives in the South, where they are more likely to lack employment protections, earn less ...

Gay Tongan Olympic Swimmer shares his experience of Rio Olympics

Gay Tongan Olympic Swimmer shares his experience of Rio Olympics
 - Swimmer, Amini Fonua, was asked by reporter and Gay Olympian Enthusiast, Charley Walters in a video interview what his experience of being a gay athlete at the Olympics was like:


Turkey LGBT activists to protest over murder of transgender woman

Turkey LGBT activists to protest over murder of transgender woman
 - LGBT activists are expected to stage a rare demonstration in Istanbul on Sunday in protest at the murder of 23-year-old Hande Kader, a transgender ...

Federal court rules it's legal for employers to discriminate against trans people

Federal court rules it's legal for employers to discriminate against trans people
 - battle when he ruled the RFRA gave funeral director Thomas Rost the right to run his business in accordance with his anti-LGBT religious beliefs.

LGBT Athletes Win Gold, Silver, and Bronze in Rio

LGBT Athletes Win Gold, Silver, and Bronze in Rio
 - The Rio Olympics are almost over, and LGBT athletes have cleaned up in a variety of sports. With the British couple who won gold in field hockey, the ...

Black People Who Say They're Multiracial Are Perceived as Being More Attractive

Black People Who Say They're Multiracial Are Perceived as Being More Attractive
 - Whenever difficult conversations about anti-black racism happen, there's always one person who insists on noting that race is a construct.

The Lost Voting Potential of Millions of 'Disappeared' African Americans

The Lost Voting Potential of Millions of 'Disappeared' African Americans
 - There are actually 2.74 million African-American men and women of voting age ... to the exorbitant criminalization of African Americans and the legacy of racial ... 2,017,344 voting-age African Americans are missing due to “excessive ...

The face of change Census racial categories aren't so black and white

The face of change Census racial categories aren't so black and white
 - Discussions have taken on a heightened sense of urgency as disproportionate police violence against black people has brought racial tensions to the ...

In recent riots, plight of Latinos ignored

In recent riots, plight of Latinos ignored
 - Every riot since Ferguson have prompted journalists to ask “could it happen here?”  This question usually follows with an explanation claiming no, yes, or “it did.”  The riots in Milwaukee have already enlisted the same question.  However, these articles only focus on poor Black communities because incidents of civil unrest since Ferguson have occurred in hyper-segregated cities with large impoverished Black populations.

Venezuelans forced to use cardboard coffins as inflation rates and poverty soar

Venezuelans forced to use cardboard coffins as inflation rates and poverty soar
 - The economic crisis seems to be affecting every corner of life in Venezuela, even death. As the South American nation grapples with soaring inflation, ...

24 million still uninsured after ACA implemented: Who are they?

24 million still uninsured after ACA implemented: Who are they?
 - 88 percent — approximately 21 million — had incomes less than 138 percent of poverty, were young adults under age 35, were Latino, and/or were ...

LGBTQ Advocates reject Trump's 'more police' call as 'out of touch'

LGBTQ Advocates reject Trump's 'more police' call as 'out of touch'
 - of police killings of Black people is to put more police in Black neighborhoods. He is clearly out of touch with reality and the reality of Black lives.

What the hell do you have to lose by backing me?

What the hell do you have to lose by backing me?
- Money quote from last night's speech in Michigan: “At the end of four years, I guarantee you that I will get 95 percent of the African-American vote.

New museum's artifacts tell African Americans' full story

New museum's artifacts tell African Americans' full story
 - You couldn't tell the story of the African American experience without ... He said it's essential that his museum draw in Americans from all racial ...