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domingo, 16 de abril de 2017

Donald Trump Jr. says LGBTQ kids don't have it tough

Donald Trump Jr. says LGBTQ kids don't have it tough
- Trump Jr. felt compelled to make fun of college kids after reading a Daily Caller article about the protests, portraying LGBTQ students as troublemakers looking to radically change the definition of marriage. “Luckily these students wont [sic] likely have to tackle issues more stressful than a yummy chicken sandwich in their lives,” Trump Jr. said, before calling them all triggered.


Health Benefits From Getting Married Instead Of Remaining Just Partners? Recent Study Says Yes!

Health Benefits From Getting Married Instead Of Remaining Just Partners? Recent Study Says Yes!
- One outcome is that LGBT older adults, and practitioners serving them, should become educated about how legal same-sex marriage interfaces with ...

Trump's Pick For Army Secretary Has A Troubling History Of Anti-Muslim Remarks

Trump's Pick For Army Secretary Has A Troubling History Of Anti-Muslim Remarks
LGBT rights groups have also raised alarm over Green's nomination. Ashley Broadway-Mack, president of the American Military Partner Association, ...

Chechens Reveal Beatings, Electric Shocks During Anti-Gay Campaign

Chechens Reveal Beatings, Electric Shocks During Anti-Gay Campaign
- There has been a very strong outcry in recent days across the North Caucasus because a Russia LGBT group has applied for permission to hold a ...

SDPD trans officer called a 'pig' at awards ceremony by trans activists

SDPD trans officer called a 'pig' at awards ceremony by trans activists
- trans radicals infiltrated the assembly hall at the San Diego LGBT Community Center and shouted offensive slurs toward transgender police officer ...

Joe Biden urges Trump to raise Chechnya LGBT violence with Russia

Joe Biden urges Trump to raise Chechnya LGBT violence with Russia
- Biden, who now oversees a foreign policy centre at the University of Pennsylvania and domestic policy centre at the University of Delaware, told CNN on Friday “disgusted and appalled” by reports that “authorities in the Russian republic of Chechnya have rounded up, tortured, and even murdered individuals who are believed to be gay.”
“I hope that the current administration lives up to the promises it has made to advance human rights for everyone by raising this issue directly with Russia’s leaders,” Biden said.

NC back in running to host events after law change

NC back in running to host events after law change
- The new bill eliminates the bathroom law, but it also puts a moratorium on municipalities in the state to pass their own LGBT protection ordinances ...

10 LGBT films you definitely need to stream on Amazon

10 LGBT films you definitely need to stream on Amazon
- Looking for something to watch today? Amazon Prime has the biggest selection of LGBT films and TV programmes of all the streaming services.

Venezuelan Supreme Court Restores Power to National Assembly

Venezuelan Supreme Court Restores Power to National Assembly
- That galvanised Venezuela’s demoralised and divided opposition coalition and brought a torrent of worldwide condemnation and concern ranging from the United Nations and European Union to most major Latin American countries. Critics lambasted the move as a “coup” while protesters blocked roads, unfurled banners and chanted slogans against President Nicolas Maduro’s increasingly unpopular government.
Since then, the Supreme Court, largely loyal to Maduro, has curbed congress’s powers and overturned nearly every piece of legislation passed before directly assuming congress’s functions on March 29.
The court´s move tightened socialist President Nicolas Maduro´s grip on power after more than a year in which he was locked in a political struggle with the centre-right opposition. Opposition leaders dismissed the reversal as too little too late.

What We Mean When We Say Latinx

What We Mean When We Say Latinx
- For those who haven’t heard the term, explain ‘Latinx,’” host Amy Goodman asked.
Latinx (pronounced “La-teen-ex”)“acknowledges a gender spectrum” among people of Latin American descent, Noyola said. She used the word to make sure to include all the Orlando victims of Latin American descent, those who identified as male, female, or any other gender.
“The word Latinx is the remedy to the binary, to ignorance and limiting possibilities. It’s what’s on the other side of basicness,” Noyola, a program director at the Transgender Law Center, told me.


Boston still struggles with its racial past

Boston still struggles with its racial past
- Boston's educational hub and its rich African American heritage are what drew ... Looking at Boston's racial history through the lens of public school ...

Trump is a barrier to tourism

Trump is a barrier to tourism
- A public relations campaign by the city will not work. It is the country, represented by Mr. Trump, that sends the “you are inferior” message to Mexico.

6 times Trump has flipped on his issues

6 times Trump has flipped on his issues
Trump claimed the alliance started fighting terrorism because of his pressure, but that is patently false. It felt like Trump blamed China and Mexico for ...

Border wall could leave some Americans on 'Mexican side'

Border wall could leave some Americans on 'Mexican side'
- Taylor's experience illustrates some of the effects that the border wall President Donald Trump has imagined could have on residents in the Rio ...

Marijuana is 'not a factor' in the Trump administration's drug war, say DHS chief

Marijuana is 'not a factor' in the Trump administration's drug war, say DHS chief
- Arresting marijuana users is not a priority of the Trump administration, ... "It's three things: Methamphetamine, almost all produced in Mexico. Heroin ...

Like a black person -- racism in the languge

Like a black person -- racism in the languge
- My assumption -- and I can only assume -- is that he knows on some level that his comment would be viewed by blacks as racist. Again, I don't know ...

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