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University in Indonesia launches program to 'normalize' LGBT people

University in Indonesia launches program to 'normalize' LGBT people
- The head of a university in Gorontalo, northern Indonesia has initiated a program to 'normalize' gay students. Syamsu Qamar Badu, the rector of the ...

Our Hopes For Hillary And Terror For Trump

Our Hopes For Hillary And Terror For Trump
- However, now we fear for our future and the whole LGBT community if Trump were to become president in a mere few days. Even though I'm watching ...

Being LGBT At School In Vietnam

Being LGBT At School In Vietnam
 - It is thought that gender-based violence in Vietnam results from gender norms that support the dominance of men and the subordination of women.

North Carolina lawmaker comes out as bisexual after homophobic attack

North Carolina lawmaker comes out as bisexual after homophobic attack
- “I really want young people to know that you can be a member of the LGBT community, and it's OK. You can run for public office and serve honourably.

Chelsea Clinton urges LGBT to vote: 'This is the most consequential election of my lifetime'

Chelsea Clinton urges LGBT to vote: 'This is the most consequential election of my lifetime'
- Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Hillary Clinton, made an impassioned speech to LGBTI voters Saturday at a town hall in Charlotte, North Carolina.

LGBT at Mormon universities tell of isolation - often from the people teaching them

LGBT at Mormon universities tell of isolation - often from the people teaching them
- Many said these guidelines create a double standard, starving LGBT students of physical and emotional intimacy while their heterosexual peers are ...

More LGBTQ representation than ever before, but TV has “failed queer women”: GLAAD report

More LGBTQ representation than ever before, but TV has “failed queer women”: GLAAD report
- In response, they formed LGBT Fans Deserve Better, an initiative that has continued to track the deaths of lesbian and bisexual female characters, and ...

Obama pursues quiet mission to export gay rights

Obama pursues quiet mission to export gay rights
- But in Gambia, anti-gay rhetoric has escalated despite a U.S. decision to revoke the country's preferential trade status following an LGBT crackdown.

Why we should reach across borders, not close them

Why we should reach across borders, not close them
- border with Mexico be turned into a hostile barrier of national, cultural and racial separation that will physically scream at Latino people, “KEEP OUT!

How Are Those 27 Million Latino Voters Doing?

How Are Those 27 Million Latino Voters Doing?
- Second-generation immigrants from Cuba and Central and South America already exceed native whites in measures of education and career success ...

Majority of Black Voters Believe Voter ID Laws Weaken Voting Power

Majority of Black Voters Believe Voter ID Laws Weaken Voting Power
 - Half of African-American voters believe race relations in the U.S. have deteriorated within the past eight years, and more than 70 percent believe voter ...

Trump says African Americans are living in hell. That depends on what you mean by hell

Trump says African Americans are living in hell. That depends on what you mean by hell
- Gaps between African Americans and other racial groups in education are gradually closing, and black spending power stands at $1 trillion to $1.5 ...

African Americans and voting post-Obama

African Americans and voting post-Obama
- Over the last eight years, 44 percent of Blacks in the state said race relations have gotten worse, compared to 27 percent who believe they have gotten ...

Sexist, Homophobic Representatives of “The Black Church” Just Want to Make Black America ...

Sexist, Homophobic Representatives of “The Black Church” Just Want to Make Black America ...
- An open letter from 25 black clergy illustrating “black church concerns” has been making the rounds on multiple ... managed to properly contextualize the letter's blatant hostility toward both black women and the LGBT community.

African Nations Reject Appointment of UN Gay Rights Envoy

African Nations Reject Appointment of UN Gay Rights Envoy
- As an African American in the United States I am painfully aware of what happens when people are treated differently under the law,” the president ...

LGBT prisoners' art exhibit offers voice to the incarcerated – and 'call to action'

LGBT prisoners' art exhibit offers voice to the incarcerated – and 'call to action'
- The exhibit was the culmination of a years-long collaboration by Von Furstenberg and Black & Pink, an advocacy group for incarcerated LGBT people.