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miércoles, 28 de septiembre de 2016

Montenegro Urged To Tackle Homophobic Assaults

Montenegro Urged To Tackle Homophobic Assaults
- After hooligans assaulted a minor in Podgorica whose family publicly supports LGBT rights, activists demand the maximum legal penalties for the ...

History of discrimination continues to impact LGBT health

History of discrimination continues to impact LGBT health
- No data have been collected on how many veterinarians identify as LGBT. That said, the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges' 2011 ...
LGBT Students Bullied at Higher Rates Than Their Peers
 - Compared to students who are not LGBT, LGBT students "were more likely to be bullied or harassed based on actual/perceived sexual orientation ...

California bans employees from traveling to states with anti-LGBT laws

California bans employees from traveling to states with anti-LGBT laws
- California will limit publicly funded travel to states that have laws restricting the rights of gay and transgender people ...

Travel to North Carolina Over LGBT Law

Travel to North Carolina Over LGBT Law
- The state of California has joined the list of those taking action against North Carolina for its law that limits LGBT protections against discrimination.

How a Trans Woman Became a Legendary LGBT Advocate in Mexico

How a Trans Woman Became a Legendary LGBT Advocate in Mexico
- She has even addressed representatives of Mexico's Congress regarding the rights of the LGBT community. “While most women my age are resigned ...

Activists launch a Pride flag into space to 'claim' it for LGBT people

Activists launch a Pride flag into space to 'claim' it for LGBT people
- But apparently continents aren't enough: they're now claiming space for LGBT people too. The group used a weather balloon to launch the flag into ...

Pro Skateboarder Comes Out to Offer Hope to LGBT Youth: 'Everything Got Better'

Pro Skateboarder Comes Out to Offer Hope to LGBT Youth: 'Everything Got Better'
- Anderson explained that he's coming out now to offer hope to LGBT youth who may be confused or struggling with their sexuality. “I think about how I ...

A Memo From Hell: Donald Trump Says I Live There, Along With Every Other Black and Brown ...

A Memo From Hell: Donald Trump Says I Live There, Along With Every Other Black and Brown ...
- Contrary to what many people like Trump believe, all black and Latino people don't live in hell and a few bad news stories can't define a whole race.

Why are African-Americans such loyal Democrats when they are so ideologically diverse?

Why are African-Americans such loyal Democrats when they are so ideologically diverse?
- Other studies suggest racial identity and social pressure shape blacks into an electoral monolith. The idea is that blacks vote similarly as a show of ...

African-American museum can teach lessons to us all

African-American museum can teach lessons to us all
The African-American Museum of History and Culture in the heart of the ... worth a trip to D.C. for Americans from all ethnic and racial backgrounds.

Bias Isn't Just A Police Problem, It's A Preschool Problem

Bias Isn't Just A Police Problem, It's A Preschool Problem
- Teachers looked more at the black children than the white children, and they looked specifically more at the African-American boy." ... their rating of a behavior's severity — but only if the teacher and student were of the same race.

UN says US should give African-Americans reparations for slavery

UN says US should give African-Americans reparations for slavery
- Amid a presidential election campaign in which racial rhetoric has played a central role, the UN working group on people of African descent warned ...

Allowing America to Confront Its Tortured Racial Past'

Allowing America to Confront Its Tortured Racial Past'
- The new museum provides a “deeply rich look at African American culture and history, really looking at it, and allowing America to confront its tortured ...

Six in Ten Americans Between the Ages of 45-60 Have Their Important Financial and Insurance ...

Six in Ten Americans Between the Ages of 45-60 Have Their Important Financial and Insurance ...
- Members of the LGBT community follow a similar pattern (38%), though the proportion of Hispanic (31%) and African American (29%) respondents ...

Donald Trump Claims Black and Hispanic People Are 'Living in Hell'

Donald Trump Claims Black and Hispanic People Are 'Living in Hell'
- African Americans and Hispanics are living in hell. You walk down the street and you get shot.” Trump also warned of “gangs roaming the streets” and ...