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domingo, 11 de septiembre de 2016

Indonesian Police Target Grindr in Attempt to Criminalize Homosexuality

Indonesian Police Target Grindr in Attempt to Criminalize Homosexuality
- Indonesia, the most populous Muslim-majority country in the world, has a history of targeting their LGBT citizens. Earlier this year, the Indonesian ...

Billboards claim being gay is a choice; Texas LGBT community protests

Billboards claim being gay is a choice; Texas LGBT community protests
- A pair of billboards are causing controversy in Waco, Texas' LGBT community. They read "Ex-Gays prove change is possible.

Kaine says Catholic Church might change on gay marriage

Kaine says Catholic Church might change on gay marriage
- For a long time while I was battling for LGBT equality, I believed that marriage was something different," he said. Virginia's lieutenant governor when ...

Solidarity the only way to stop victimisation of LGBT

Solidarity the only way to stop victimisation of LGBT
- Malaysians must stand with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community to ...

Homophobia Runs Rampant in Startup Culture, Study Says

Homophobia Runs Rampant in Startup Culture, Study Says
- Non-profit StartOut's research revealed that the LGBT community faces ... "Almost 40 percent of LGBT workers report discrimination and harassment ...

Barbra Streisand Zings Trump With Broadway Classic At LGBT Fundraiser

Barbra Streisand Zings Trump With Broadway Classic At LGBT Fundraiser
- The stage and screen legend, 74, took the stage Friday at an LGBT for Hillary event in New York, crooning a tender version of “Send in the Clowns” ...

New Study Reveals Less Than 1% Of Characters From 2015's Top-Grossing Films Were LGBT

New Study Reveals Less Than 1% Of Characters From 2015's Top-Grossing Films Were LGBT
- Every Oscar season there's a film or two about LGBT themes that's rolled out with much fanfare about the possibility of awards. However, that obscures ...

Grandma comes out of closet

Grandma comes out of closet
- According to UCLA's Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation and the Law, 4.1 percent of seniors admit they belong in LGBT population. That may be ...

Paralympic Games changing world's view of the disabled

Paralympic Games changing world's view of the disabled
- To me it is very clear that the Paralympic Games are an exceptional showcase for society to change its view of disabled people," Francois Friedel, the ...

Can robots show racial bias?

Can robots show racial bias?
- Were Rynkl and his friends racist? "There were really few submissions from Afroamerican, Asian and Native American representatives' submissions," ...

Racism Increases Risk of Death from Heart Disease

Racism Increases Risk of Death from Heart Disease
African Americans are more likely to die from circulatory disease in countries that had a higher level of overt racial bias. This was a stronger link for ...

More work needed to ensure Latino workers prosper

More work needed to ensure Latino workers prosper
- In 2014, Latinos showed a median income of $34,491 compared to $53,115 for the state overall. Contributing to Latino poverty is the state's minimum ...

More Latinos In the Carolinas Means Business Oppertunities For Some

More Latinos In the Carolinas Means Business Oppertunities For Some
- More than 800 people came to the first one, and by the third event a few ... small Latino populations are the ones that have seen the biggest growth.

Hispanic growth rates see dramatic decrease

Hispanic growth rates see dramatic decrease
* “For a long time, the Latino population was focused in the Southwest,” Garza said. “But people follow jobs. With the oil field faltering, they have spread ...

To change perceptions, 'stop hitting the reset button'

To change perceptions, 'stop hitting the reset button'
- One of the things I believe hurts us as a society is that we can't be open about race. White people are not the only ones that are racists. Black people ...

Area gay leaders take on racism in their community

Area gay leaders take on racism in their community
- The college administrator grew up in Germantown with no one in her community to show her how to navigate the world as a gay African American ...