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jueves, 5 de enero de 2017

American Life Expectancy on the Decline

American Life Expectancy on the Decline
- done more to advance the LGBT agenda than any prior administration. ... As Secretary Kerry has said, LGBT rights are human rights, and human ...

The pink yuan: how Chinese business is embracing the LGBT market

The pink yuan: how Chinese business is embracing the LGBT market
While businesses in China are embracing the 'pink economy', their human resources policies aren't embracing LGBT rights.

Police seek help in finding missing trans teen

Police seek help in finding missing trans teen
- The D.C. Police Department's LGBT Liaison Unit is working with the West Virginia State Police in seeking help from the public, including the LGBT ...

Feminists Try to Ban Lesbian Journalist From Speaking at LGBT History Event

Feminists Try to Ban Lesbian Journalist From Speaking at LGBT History Event
- A group of online campaigners are trying to ban a prominent lesbian writer from discussing her past at an LGBT History event. Hundreds of disgruntled ...

25 LGBT Video Game Characters

25 LGBT Video Game Characters
- For too long, “queer” seemed a conspicuously absent profile trait in the video gaming world. But the recent confirmation that Tracer, the Overwatch ...

The Health Crisis We're Not Talking About

The Health Crisis We're Not Talking About
- The LGBT community is about 44% more likely than straight adults to smoke cigarettes, and those infected run 2.5 times the risk of getting oral cancer ...

Surgery gives backing to new health scheme for lesbian, gay, bisexual and gay community

Surgery gives backing to new health scheme for lesbian, gay, bisexual and gay community
- Pride in Practice is a new training scheme designed to help primary care providers strengthen relationships with the LGBT community across Greater ...

Coachella Parent Company's Owner Named Among 'Enemies of Equality' for LGBT Americans

Coachella Parent Company's Owner Named Among 'Enemies of Equality' for LGBT Americans
- Tracking “more than 200 anti-LGBT bills pending in 34 states,” the group has identified a coordinated effort to push back against recent legislation ...

Will Latin America Regain Prosperity in 2017?

Will Latin America Regain Prosperity in 2017?
Latin America's major nations are hoping that 2017 will be the year that they finally recover from the lingering impact of weak commodity prices. For the ...

South Asian LGBT magazine founder Sukhdeep Singh receives Sher Vancouver's youth ...

South Asian LGBT magazine founder Sukhdeep Singh receives Sher Vancouver's youth ...
- Although India reinstated a controversial colonial-era law against homosexuality in 2013, a local group is supporting and empowering LGBT youth to ...

The History—and Relevance—of Hidden Figures

The History—and Relevance—of Hidden Figures
- But Hidden Figures' strongest statement is pointing out what should be obvious: that segregation and discrimination hold us all back. While this ...

Donald Trump's Debt to Willie Horton

Donald Trump's Debt to Willie Horton
- On the campaign trail Trump described a society on the brink of chaos. He regaled audiences attending his live shows with tall tales featuring roving gangs of menacing “illegals.” He promised to ban dangerous Muslim interlopers. He warned of a Syrian fifth column skulking into the homeland through the hollow humanitarianism of a refugee-filled “Trojan Horse.” He painted a foreboding picture of African-American neighborhoods as Third World “war zones.” He promised a national crackdown on crime with controversial policing measures like the potentially unconstitutional “stop and frisk” program.  He declared himself the “law and order” candidate. And he repeatedly promised to “make America safe again.”

It was the racism, stupid: White working-class “economic anxiety” is a zombie idea that needs to die

It was the racism, stupid: White working-class “economic anxiety” is a zombie idea that needs to die
- Moreover, if the economic anxiety thesis were correct, blacks, Latinos and Native Americans (groups that have much less wealth and income than ...

High-End Designer Brand Versace Accused of Racial Discrimination

High-End Designer Brand Versace Accused of Racial Discrimination
- Italian fashion house Versace has been accused of racial discrimination ... Sampino, who racially identifies himself as one-quarter African American, ...

Obama racial legacy: Pride, promise, regret - and deep rift

Obama racial legacy: Pride, promise, regret - and deep rift
- Donald Trump represents the old racial order of the black-white divide," says Fredrick Cornelius Harris, director of the Center on African American ...

Obamacare On the Line as Latino Democrats Meet With Obama

Obamacare On the Line as Latino Democrats Meet With Obama
- Pedro Rojas holds a sign directing people to an insurance company where they can sign up for the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, ...