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lunes, 30 de abril de 2018

She & Him Releases Hers And His Versions Of Same-Sex Love Song

She & Him Releases Hers And His Versions Of Same-Sex Love Song
- He Gives His Love to Me”/”She Gives Her Love to Me,” the duo's first new song in five years, also marks the first original contribution to MGM Resorts International's expanding Universal Love project, a collection of romantic classics reimagined as wedding songs for the LGBT community. “What drew us ...

Homosexuality is not 'curable' and the ex-gay movement should be challenged at every opportunity

Homosexuality is not 'curable' and the ex-gay movement should be challenged at every opportunity
- In contrast, LGBT rights organisation Stonewall led the 'Get over it!' campaign, which was intended to tackle bullying in the classroom and change negative attitudes towards LGBT people, according to the group. My biggest issue regarding the ex-gay movement is the lasting impact it may have.

Transgender teenager mistaken for Victoria Beckham daily – can you see the resemblance?

Transgender teenager mistaken for Victoria Beckham daily – can you see the resemblance?
- Ruby Corder, 18, is often compared to one of the world's most-famous celebrities. The transgender teenager insists that she is stopped in the street due to her resemblance to Victoria Beckham. While the LGBT activist is often complimented on her looks, not everyone has reacted well to her transition.

Russia's censor blocks another LGBT website for spreading 'gay propaganda'

Russia's censor blocks another LGBT website for spreading 'gay propaganda'
- Russia's federal censor has blocked the LGBT health awareness website Parni Plus (Guys Plus). The site's administrators say they received a notice from Roskomnadzor on April 28 informing them about a January 26 ruling by a district court in the Altai Territory to block Parni Plus for distributing ...

A gay bar has lost its owner — but this safe place for Utah's LGBT community isn't going anywhere

A gay bar has lost its owner — but this safe place for Utah's LGBT community isn't going anywhere
- In recent days, bright flags of LGBT offshoot groups have been hung along the building's roof — flags representing transgender, lesbian, leather, bisexual, bear and more, even a POW/MIA flag for gay military veterans. More upgrades are on the way, including a new patio to replace the wooden outdoor ...

Third of LGBT employees hide their sexual orientation at work

Third of LGBT employees hide their sexual orientation at work
- Gay, bisexual and trans campaigner Stonewall last week called on employers to develop zero-tolerance policies on discrimination against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation. The request came in the wake of a survey finding that more than a third of LGBT people concealed their identities ...

The Long Attack On LGBT People And Same-Sex Marriage

The Long Attack On LGBT People And Same-Sex Marriage
- This five-part investigative series by veteran reporter Karen Ocamb examines the Mormon Church's decades-long history of anti-LGBT activities, and its successes and failures in exporting its religious views into the political sphere. Uncovered documents have shed light on the LDS Church's pattern of ...

LGBT-Affirming Senior Housing Community Opens in San Diego

LGBT-Affirming Senior Housing Community Opens in San Diego
- North Park Seniors, the first LGBT-affirming senior housing community in San Diego—and one of the first of its kind in the nation—has opened. According to the developers, North Park Seniors is welcoming to all seniors, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected class status.

Cubans: Poor People, Living Rich Lives,

Cubans: Poor People, Living Rich Lives,
- Whereas America is still battling to maintain healthcare for many of its citizens covered by the revolutionary OBAMACARE, which the Trump administration is trying to reverse, all Cubans have had free and qualitative healthcare cover for over half century. There are no private hospitals in Cuba and for ...

Refugee caravan angers Trump, but highlights humanitarian crisis

Refugee caravan angers Trump, but highlights humanitarian crisis
- Most of them are fleeing devastating conditions in central America: poverty, gang crime, murders, extortion, corruption, sexual violence. These refugees are part of an exodus of millions from Central America that has been unfolding for years. And many of these people are victimised twice – in the place ...

Words that paint a thousand pictures of crime

Words that paint a thousand pictures of crime
- As the “Black Lives Matter” movement has evolved; as the disproportional incarceration rate of African Americans continues; have we failed to clearly see the portrait of America? Is race and ethnicity invisible in poverty, invisible in education, invisible in employment, and consequently invisible in ...

Virtuous Leadership and Restoring the American Dream

Virtuous Leadership and Restoring the American Dream
- We aren't living up to the promise of America's exceptionalism, and the American dream — the idea that anyone willing to work hard and play by the rules can succeed — is in bad shape. Eroding confidence sits at the core of this crisis. In recent decades, the American people have been losing ...

These are the horrid conditions caravan migrants are fleeing

These are the horrid conditions caravan migrants are fleeing
- As the second-poorest country in Central America, Honduras "suffers from extraordinarily unequal distribution of income," and rampant underemployment, the CIA World Factbook says. Widespread gang violence fuels the instability and suffering.

Crystal Meth Use Among Young Latinx Gay Men in Southern California Is Rising, According to ...

Crystal Meth Use Among Young Latinx Gay Men in Southern California Is Rising, According to ...
- Although much of the national focus has been on opioid use among whites, meth addiction remains a problem in the LGBT community, and black and Latinx LGBT people are reporting growing meth use. Chemsex is the act of participating in recreational drug activity -- often crystal meth and GHB ..

No, Michelle Wolf isn't Black, but after her savage take down at White House Correspondents ...

No, Michelle Wolf isn't Black, but after her savage take down at White House Correspondents ...
- She's using her profile to highlight important issues and put focus on the actions and policies of an administration that has had a negative impact on the rights of Black people, women of all races, the LGBT community, poor people, and immigrants. Not to mention, his steamroller approach to the ..

The True Difficulties Of Being Queer At Work, According To You

The True Difficulties Of Being Queer At Work, According To You
- The report reveals, too, that workplace discrimination can intensify when an LGBT person belongs to an ethnic minority. While 4% of white LGBT people said they had lost a job in the last year because they're LGBT, this figure tripled to 12% among Black, Asian and minority ethnic LGBT people.

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