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jueves, 22 de diciembre de 2016

Ted Cruz to introduce bill allowing discrimination against LGBT Americans nationwide

Ted Cruz to introduce bill allowing discrimination against LGBT Americans nationwide
- The intentionally broadly-written law would, in other words, enshrine the "right" of any private business to deny service to gay Americans outright if they are personally opposed to marriage equality. It would not merely allow businesses to deny their services in same-sex marriage ceremonies themselves: it would allow any business to discriminate against any customer, gay or straight, for any service, whether it be selling them gasoline or a hamburger, if a pseudo-religious reason can be attached to it.

Stop Telling LGBT People We Need to Go 'Home' During the Holiday Season

Stop Telling LGBT People We Need to Go 'Home' During the Holiday Season
- Asserting that LGBT people must go home for the holidays could, in fact, push us into environments where we feel unsafe, unwanted, and unloved.

The 12 Best LGBT Films of 2016

The 12 Best LGBT Films of 2016
- Spa Night was declared the winner of the U.S. Grand Jury Prize at the Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival — and with good reason. The drama is ...

Short film 'Nune' for LGBT questioning millennials and lonely youth releases on DVD

Short film 'Nune' for LGBT questioning millennials and lonely youth releases on DVD
- GYATRi Media announced Monday the romantic LGBTQ short film, NUNE, is to release on DVD in time for Christmas. The indie ...


He said people in sexual minorities should not be forced to 'fight under a single banner' just ...

He said people in sexual minorities should not be forced to 'fight under a single banner' just ...
- But he challenged the activists saying he denied "that this is the single battle to be fought beneath a single banner -- LGBT -- to which a miscellany of ...

Batman, Harley Quinn And More DC Characters To Appear In Powerful LGBT Comic

Batman, Harley Quinn And More DC Characters To Appear In Powerful LGBT Comic
- 2016 has been an astounding year for LGBT-inclusive comics, and this anthology will take that a step further on December 28. Let's look at how this ...

Unsung heroes of 2016: An LGBT rights activist, an escaped sex slave, and a climate change poet

Unsung heroes of 2016: An LGBT rights activist, an escaped sex slave, and a climate change poet
LGBT people in Myanmar routinely face abuse, violence, intimidation and harassment from police officers who extort money and sexual favours from ...

Deep divide stops effort to repeal North Carolina LGBT law

Deep divide stops effort to repeal North Carolina LGBT law
North Carolina's legislature reconvened to see if enough lawmakers are willing to repeal a 9-month-old law that limited LGBT rights, including which ...

How Do You Distinguish Between Religious Fervor and Mental Illness?

How Do You Distinguish Between Religious Fervor and Mental Illness?
- But for me, a physician specializing in mental health, the satire hits home in many ways. My colleagues and I often care for patients suffering from ...

Argentina's Muslim Minority

Argentina's Muslim Minority
- Argentina is home to one of Latin America's largest Muslim communities. ... there are millions of Latin Americans whose native language is Spanish.

Ecuador demands indigenous group release soldiers

Ecuador demands indigenous group release soldiers
- Ecuador's defense minister on Tuesday demanded the “immediate release” and in “perfect conditions” of 11 soldiers held hostage by an indigenous ...

Latinos Will Never Vote For A Republican, And Other Myths About Hispanics From 2016

Latinos Will Never Vote For A Republican, And Other Myths About Hispanics From 2016
- "It's very possible that the Latino vote, while reaching a record, may have .... "It didn't trouble me at all because he was talking about people who had ...

Trump under pressure to pick a Hispanic for his Cabinet

Trump under pressure to pick a Hispanic for his Cabinet
- Ronald Reagan was the first president to name a Hispanic to a Cabinet .... But he said he understood that the president also needed to pick people ...

Being biracial in America is not as easy as black and white

Being biracial in America is not as easy as black and white
- The daughter of a black father and white mother, Harris has encountered curiosity ... Race is a troubling topic in America; consider the turmoil over San ...

Home featured The Racial Achievement Gap is Directly Tied to Mass Incarceration of Black...

Home featured The Racial Achievement Gap is Directly Tied to Mass Incarceration of Black...
- The reality of having a parent behind bars is taking an overwhelming toll on America's Black youth, according to a recently released study. The report ...

Black Americans Didn't Do Well Under President Obama

Black Americans Didn't Do Well Under President Obama
- to why it is a problem to call him the first African-American president. Black oppression was not theoretically the reason for the racial wealth gap.