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lunes, 16 de enero de 2017

What would Martin Luther King Jr think of the LGBT rights movement?

What would Martin Luther King Jr think of the LGBT rights movement?
- Today marks Martin Luther King Jr Day, celebrated by rights activists across the world as the birthday of the American hero. Dr King often advocated ...

Say no to normalizing Trump

Say no to normalizing Trump
- Don't worry, they say, the marquee issues of the LGBT movement are finished — marriage, “Don't Ask, Don't Tell” repeal, a federal hate crimes law.

Inclusive Globalism' Means Embracing LGBT Rights

Inclusive Globalism' Means Embracing LGBT Rights
- Starbucks, too, was also lauded as a company “in touch with current LGBT culture”, as evidenced by its advert featuring drag queens Bianca del Rio ...

An Anthology Celebrating LGBT Life In Nigeria

An Anthology Celebrating LGBT Life In Nigeria
- Two years ago, the sitting president of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, signed into law the unfortunate Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act – a law ...

Why Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos Is A Dangerous Threat to LGBTQ Equality

Why Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos Is A Dangerous Threat to LGBTQ Equality
- It is unfathomable that the next Secretary of Education would oppose basic protections for LGBT students and roll back the progress we have made to ...

LGBT Advocates Liked What They Heard From Mattis

LGBT Advocates Liked What They Heard From Mattis
- 12, where he was grilled on his positions on women and LGBT service members. But advocacy groups are pleasantly surprised to hear that Mattis ...

Chinese Developer Sees Untapped Market in Gay Gamers

Chinese Developer Sees Untapped Market in Gay Gamers
- Geng has been hugely instrumental in promoting LGBT-friendly business in China and has made his own app the equivalent of Grindr in the country.

Betsy DeVos: Democrats, Activists Concerned About Impact to LGBT, Minority Students

Betsy DeVos: Democrats, Activists Concerned About Impact to LGBT, Minority Students
- Charter school advocate Betsy DeVos is widely expected to push for expanding school choice programs if confirmed as education ...

How American Life Continued to Deteriorate in 2016

How American Life Continued to Deteriorate in 2016
- How American Life Continued to Deteriorate in 2016 .... disturbingly, we're living in an era of suicide in America, in parallel with our era of inequality.

8 richest people who illustrate income inequality: All men, mostly Americans

8 richest people who illustrate income inequality: All men, mostly Americans
- Most are American, with one European and one Mexican in the mix. ... by anti-poverty activists Oxfam in a report highlighting income inequality.

Just 8 people now have the same wealth as the poorest 3.6 billion

Donald Trump cancels MLK weekend visit to national African-American Museum

Donald Trump cancels MLK weekend visit to national African-American Museum
- Following a nasty, racially-tinged feud with civil rights hero Congressman John Lewis over the state of his "horrible" district and "burning and crime ...

Jennifer Holliday angry at racist attacks from fellow African-Americans

Jennifer Holliday angry at racist attacks from fellow African-Americans
- Veteran Broadway star Jennifer Holliday was left fuming after facing racial attacks from fellow African-Americans when she agreed to perform at a ...

The Black New Mexico Opportunity

The Black New Mexico Opportunity
- The timing of the release of WalletHub's Report on Racial Progress in America 2017 is impeccable, correlating with the first African American ...

America just spent 8 years with a black president. For many African Americans, it meant one big ...

America just spent 8 years with a black president. For many African Americans, it meant one big ...
- Gaps between blacks and other racial groups in education are gradually closing. But unemployment among African Americans is still nearly twice that ...

Trump's compulsion to link black people and “the inner city” is becoming absurd

Trump's compulsion to link black people and “the inner city” is becoming absurd
- Whether this habit is a racist dog-whistle to his white supporters or a ... We have to protect our inner cities because African-American communities are ...