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LGBTQ Discrimination In Mexico: Siblings Denied Entry To School Because They Have Two Moms

LGBTQ Discrimination In Mexico: Siblings Denied Entry To School Because They Have Two Moms
- Although many strides have been made throughout the world with people becoming more accepting of same-sex couples and the LGBT community, ...

Fidel Castro Put Gay Men in Labor Camps. His Niece Mariela Is Leading Cuba's LGBTQ Revolution.

Fidel Castro Put Gay Men in Labor Camps. His Niece Mariela Is Leading Cuba's LGBTQ Revolution.
- Today, Cuba is in some ways more LGBTQ-friendly than the United States (at least certain parts of it). Most notably, since 2008 the free national health ...

At Trump's inauguration there may be more protests than parties

At Trump's inauguration there may be more protests than parties
- Less than two months out from Inauguration Day, there’s a different dynamic surrounding the planning for Donald Trump‘s swearing-in than the unbridled enthusiasm that swirled around the installation of the first black president in 2008.

Anti-gay Gambian president loses re-election bid

Anti-gay Gambian president loses re-election bid
- A report that Human Rights Watch released in September 2015 notes anti-LGBT persecution is among the human rights abuses for which Jammeh's ...

Trump Administration Could Embolden Anti-LGBT Republicans After a Year of Congressional ...

Trump Administration Could Embolden Anti-LGBT Republicans After a Year of Congressional ...
- Trump himself has not said much on the topic, but he is stacking his cabinet with plenty of anti-LGBT sympathizers. And Trump has explicitly promised ...

Religious freedom and the defense spending bill: What will happen next?

Religious freedom and the defense spending bill: What will happen next?
- Senate Democrats and other opponents argued that the provision would put millions of members of the LGBT community at risk of losing their jobs.

Florida man made Pulse-style massacre threats against church that welcomes 'sick homosexuals'

Florida man made Pulse-style massacre threats against church that welcomes 'sick homosexuals'
He also posted that “you cannot trust the LGBT community” and mentioned that he had finally found someone willing to sell him an assault-style rifle.

Donald Trump found time to block this LGBT activist on Twitter

Donald Trump found time to block this LGBT activist on Twitter
- The bisexual activist did not have a vote in the US election, but has Tweeted and written about disagreeing with president elect Trump. He now believes it could be part of a systematic blocking of people who disagree with the next leader of the free world – which could include many more LGBT activists.Mr Travers told PinkNews: “To be blocked by the President Elect is a little surreal. 

More Minorities Getting 'Strapped' in Wake of Trump Election

More Minorities Getting 'Strapped' in Wake of Trump Election
- Minorities “feel that racists now feel like they can attack… just because the president is doing it,” Earl Curtis, the African-American owner of Blue Ridge ...

Latin America Land Inequality Worse Now Than Decades Ago

Latin America Land Inequality Worse Now Than Decades Ago
- The unequal reality across Latin America isn't only fueling cycles of poverty and driving desperate rural inhabitants away from the countryside and into ...

UMaine Black Bears to Show LGBT Support at Game in North Carolina

UMaine Black Bears to Show LGBT Support at Game in North Carolina
- Some colleges have boycotted athletic events in North Carolina because of its new law that limits protections for LGBT people.

Prison Guards Exhibit Quantifiable Racism in New York State, New Investigation Reveals

Prison Guards Exhibit Quantifiable Racism in New York State, New Investigation Reveals
- The white officers often don't know any black or Latino people outside the prison, and one inmate interviewed said the white officers treat black ...

Who Gets to Be African-American? An Academic Question

Who Gets to Be African-American? An Academic Question
- During this year's presidential campaign, there was no shortage of conversation around race and voting, and political pundits often generalized about ...

Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives

Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives
African-Americans are about 25 percent more likely than Whites to be ... In the African-American community, the share of colorectal cancer cases that ... These racial and ethnic disparities illustrate the need for a patient-centered, ...

LGBT communities should be havens of tolerance. Instead, racism is rife

LGBT communities should be havens of tolerance. Instead, racism is rife
- but to wrap up racism under the guise of “but Asians and black people are ... The fact is, there are very few high profile role models from LGBT ethnic ...

How Top Colleges in the United States Discriminate against Asian Americans ...

How Top Colleges in the United States Discriminate against Asian Americans ...
America's affirmative action system is based purely on race,” said Chokal-Ingam. “It's much easier to get into college or graduate school as black than ...