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lunes, 6 de febrero de 2017

Trump Order A 'Death Sentence' For Some LGBT Refugees? Global LGBT Recap

Trump Order A 'Death Sentence' For Some LGBT Refugees? Global LGBT Recap
- Many LGBT advocates protested U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order barring refugees from entering the country as well as immigrants from ...

Advocates for LGBT seniors fear repercussions of possible 'religious freedom' executive order

Advocates for LGBT seniors fear repercussions of possible 'religious freedom' executive order
- But it cannot be used to endorse profound discrimination and mistreatment of any community — including LGBT elders — in federally supported ...

Singer sued by own father over LGBT rights

Singer sued by own father over LGBT rights
- Frank Ocean, the hip-hop star hailed for his artistic sensitivity, is facing a lawsuit from his own father after the singer criticized him in a plea for LGBT ...

Before the Stonewall Riots, the Gay Rights Movement Was Born in Silver Lake

Before the Stonewall Riots, the Gay Rights Movement Was Born in Silver Lake
- Weeks later, in February 1967, LGBT protesters based in Silver Lake, Echo Park and beyond fought back with demonstrations outside the bar, ...

Trump Reportedly Scraps Anti-LGBT Executive Order, but Vows to Give Churches More Political ...

Trump Reportedly Scraps Anti-LGBT Executive Order, but Vows to Give Churches More Political ...
- Speaking at a National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, Trump vowed to "destroy" the Johnson Amendment, a 1954 provision that prohibits tax-exempt ...

The Flight of Gambia's Former Leader Could Be a Relief for the LGBT Community

The Flight of Gambia's Former Leader Could Be a Relief for the LGBT Community
- Jammeh's departure “is a great relief for the population, and especially the LGBT population who were often martyred under his rule,” says Lambert ...

New Study Has Good News For Kids Of Gay Parents

New Study Has Good News For Kids Of Gay Parents
LGBT HealthLink LGBT HealthLink is a community-driven network of experts and professionals enhancing LGBT health by eliminating tobacco use, ...

Actor Cynthia Nixon at LGBT Rally Outside Stonewall Inn: Trump's "Fear and Anger Are ...

Actor Cynthia Nixon at LGBT Rally Outside Stonewall Inn: Trump's "Fear and Anger Are ...
- Among the thousands of anti-Trump demonstrators who gathered outside the Stonewall Inn in New York City's West Village was actress Cynthia Nixon ...

Donald Trump is alienating Mexico — and the big winner could be China

Donald Trump is alienating Mexico — and the big winner could be China
- President Donald Trump's tough stance against Mexico could make it easier for China to become the country's — and Latin America's — top trade ...

Trump's unilateral decisions "bad measures" -- Peruvian economist

Trump's unilateral decisions "bad measures" -- Peruvian economist
- Mexico, Peru, among other Central American countries, have large ... that taxing remittances "is becoming a problem for all Latin American countries.".

Is Trump resurrecting the Monroe Doctrine?

Is Trump resurrecting the Monroe Doctrine?
- Trump is promising to build a literal wall between Latin America and the ... intervention and outright occupation of several countries in Latin America.

Why black and brown Americans could suffer most from Trump hiring freeze

Why black and brown Americans could suffer most from Trump hiring freeze
- President Trump's recent order for an immediate hiring freeze could hurt African Americans more than other workers because they make up a ...

Black history school: 'The only place we had to play'

Black history school: 'The only place we had to play'
- It's a great way to show the public what African-American education was like from the 1920s to desegregation,” said Dan Parsons, historic ...

Is Black History Month still important?

 Is Black History Month still important?
- Sceptics might wonder about the value of Black History Month, given that African-Americans are in some respects in markedly different social, political ...

James Baldwin's America in His Own Words: "I Am Not Your Negro”

James Baldwin's America in His Own Words: "I Am Not Your Negro”
- Raoul Peck's Oscar-nominated documentary about African-American author and playwright James Baldwin is replete with images of racial strife, and ...

Donald Trump's blunder proves how little white America understands about black history

Donald Trump's blunder proves how little white America understands about black history
- For some students, it may be one of the only times they spend significant time in class learning about African-American contributions to society.