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martes, 17 de enero de 2017

Prison axes LGBT support group, claiming there are no lesbians in prison

Prison axes LGBT support group, claiming there are no lesbians in prison
- A prison has axed its LGBT support group after claiming there are no lesbians in the prison. The support group did exist to help lesbian, gay, bisexual ...

Is Donald Trump axing the White House's LGBT liaison officer?

Is Donald Trump axing the White House's LGBT liaison officer?
- There are fears that President-elect Trump is axing the White House's official liaison for the LGBT community. The Republican billionaire officially ...

Who are the real heroes making workplaces better for LGBTIs?

Who are the real heroes making workplaces better for LGBTIs?
- I am both delighted and concerned by the plethora of LGBT awards for workplace diversity. I'm delighted because the principle of acknowledging good ...

How Degrassi Has Told LGBTQ Stories Throughout The Years

How Degrassi Has Told LGBTQ Stories Throughout The Years
- When Degrassi: The Next Generation premiered in 2001, it promised teenagers one thing: This was a show that would accurately depict their high ...

We don't need more out pro athletes to advance the cause, but they sure would help

We don't need more out pro athletes to advance the cause, but they sure would help
- When Michael Sam and other LGBT professional athletes come out, they ... Yet the beauty of the LGBT sports movement — heck, the beauty of the ...

Dr. Ben Carson Says LGBT Americans Should Not Get 'Extra Rights'

Dr. Ben Carson Says LGBT Americans Should Not Get 'Extra Rights'
- Former Republican U.S. presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks during the second day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, ...

When straight men kiss, is it good for LGBT equality or a step back?

When straight men kiss, is it good for LGBT equality or a step back?
- It might seem like a step forward for the LGBT community, that two men kissing is now seen as so normal even straight men are doing it in public.

American LGBT community open compared to closed conservatives

American LGBT community open compared to closed conservatives
- Americans answered “yes”, which amounts to an increase of +1.7 million compared to 5 years ago. Actually, while lesbians, gays, bisexuals and trans made up 3.5% of all adults in the USA in 2012, today they make up 4.1%. These data have been released in a super-survey conducted by Gallup, that highlighted the most significant increase among Millennials (individuals born between 1980 and the early

Trump Serves Up the Latest Chapter of Racial Backlash

Trump Serves Up the Latest Chapter of Racial Backlash
- In 1835, angry whites retaliated against African-American aspirations by rioting in two-dozen American cities, attacking free blacks and their white ...

Black America Didn't Do Well Under President Obama

Black America Didn't Do Well Under President Obama
- Black oppression was not theoretically the reason for the racial wealth gap. ... President Obama largely forgot African-Americans, who were the ...

Obama's Rhetoric and Symbolism Will Give Him a Positive Legacy

Obama's Rhetoric and Symbolism Will Give Him a Positive Legacy
- Hair has been a symbol of African-American racial difference and identity for centuries, but in this image black hair becomes humanizing and tender.

Let's Make Martin Luther King's Advice To Judge By Character, Not Color, Extend Beyond His ...

Let's Make Martin Luther King's Advice To Judge By Character, Not Color, Extend Beyond His ...
- With that understanding, America needs to settle the issue of race by ... according to CNN exit polls, a staggering 93% of the African American vote ...

5 reasons Martin Luther King, Jr. matters more than ever

5 reasons Martin Luther King, Jr. matters more than ever
- The primary organizer of the legendary March On Washington was another great American hero who was both Black and openly gay in the 1960's.

Women's March to include LGBT presence

Women's March to include LGBT presence
- At least three national LGBT rights organizations and a large number of ... people who identify as LGBTQIA, Native people, Black and Brown people, ...

Long Beach Officials Push For Educational Campaign On Medical Marijuana

Long Beach Officials Push For Educational Campaign On Medical Marijuana
- With the harmful effects that marijuana, the Long Beach city officials are planning to launch an education outreach campaign to explain the health and ...

President Evil on the rampage—a guide to Donald Trump, monster in the White House

President Evil on the rampage—a guide to Donald Trump, monster in the White House
- For black and Latino people, women and LGBT+ people, the prospect of a Trump presidency is terrifying. He and his Christian fundamentalist vice ...