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miércoles, 24 de agosto de 2016

The Right's Favorite Anti-LGBT Doctor Strikes Again

The Right's Favorite Anti-LGBT Doctor Strikes Again
 - Dr. Paul McHugh has a long history of anti-science, anti-LGBT stances. That doesn't stop conservative media from lauding his work.

Anti-LGBT activists promote controversial sexuality and gender identity study

Anti-LGBT activists promote controversial sexuality and gender identity study
 - The report makes several controversial claims, including that the prevailing belief that LGBT people are born that way is “not supported by science.

Party's rigid stance on LGBT rights and racial issues will doom GOP to 'extinction'

Party's rigid stance on LGBT rights and racial issues will doom GOP to 'extinction'
 - A Republican Georgia state representative warned that if the GOP doesn't back off of its racial animus and rigid anti-LGBT views, the party will bring ...

US juvenile, criminal justice systems endanger lives, futures of LGBTQ youth

US juvenile, criminal justice systems endanger lives, futures of LGBTQ youth
 - Among the report's most alarming findings is that the percentage of LGBT youth in juvenile detention is double that of LGBT youth in the general ...

The Most LGBT-Friendly Colleges Are Also the Most Financially Inaccessible

The Most LGBT-Friendly Colleges Are Also the Most Financially Inaccessible
 - An analysis of Campus Pride's 30 best universities for LGBT students reveals the financial barriers to young queer people in seeking advanced ...

What You've Heard About Latino Dads of LGBT Kids Isn't True

What You've Heard About Latino Dads of LGBT Kids Isn't True
 - I want to show that there are Latino immigrant fathers who love their LGBT children unconditionally and that they reaffirm their love as they share their ...

Born That Way'? New Study Undercuts LGBT Movement's Key Tenets

Born That Way'? New Study Undercuts LGBT Movement's Key Tenets
 -  A new report presents biological, psychological, and social science evidence that many commonly held ideas about ...

Surogacy bill homophobic, say LGBT activists

Surogacy bill homophobic, say LGBT activists
 - LGBT activist have expressed disappointment at the exclusion of homosexuals from being beneficiaries of surrogacy, as mentioned in the proposed ...

Party's rigid stance on LGBT rights and racial issues will doom GOP to 'extinction'

Party's rigid stance on LGBT rights and racial issues will doom GOP to 'extinction'
 - Hours after his interview with reporter Greg Bluestein, Peake emailed what he called his “Republican manifesto” to the Journal. In it, he urged the party to turn away from Donald Trump and rethink its identity in a changing world.

Why the Universe Needs More Black and Latino Astronomers

Why the Universe Needs More Black and Latino Astronomers
 - “We have waiting in the wings a good 60 percent to 75 percent of our population in the form of white women, black and Latino and Native people that ...

Epigenetics Explains Latinos' Differential Longevity

Epigenetics Explains Latinos' Differential Longevity
 - A new paper reports that Latinos age at a slower rate than other ethnic ... Latinos and an indigenous people called the Tsimane, who are genetically ...

Could this ethnic group hold a key to longer life?

Could this ethnic group hold a key to longer life?
 - Latinos age more slowly than other ethnic groups, according to a genetic ... However, these people don't have any of the chronic diseases, such as ...

We Have to Get Real, the Racial and Gender Pay Gap Exists

We Have to Get Real, the Racial and Gender Pay Gap Exists
 - Like climate change, the gender pay gap has some fervent deniers. But it does indeed exist, and most people know that – like climate change – it is a very real issue that needs to be addressed. The problem is that the most common statistic we hear about the pay gap – that women are paid 79 cents for every dollar paid to men – represents the pay disparity women on average face. For Black women, as is far too often the case, the problem is much worse. For every dollar paid to a White man, Black women are paid just 60 cents.

Survey highlights lack of racial diversity at National Parks

Survey highlights lack of racial diversity at National Parks
 - The nonprofit Next 100 Coalition and New American Media commissioned a survey of 900 African-American, Asian-American and Latino voters in July on their use of public lands and found, in a report released Tuesday, that just over half of those surveyed had visited one.

Trump continues to play the only card that works with his supporters

Trump continues to play the only card that works with his supporters
 - He has, perhaps surprisingly, been a bit more subtle with his anti-Semitism and straight up racism against African Americans by employing more of the ...

Why Is Colored Person Hurtful and Person of Color OK? A Theory of Racial Euphemisms.

Why Is Colored Person Hurtful and Person of Color OK? A Theory of Racial Euphemisms.
 - With Good Morning America's Amy Robach currently on the griddle for referring to black people as “colored people,” some might understand that the ...