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Survey finds widespread feelings of fear and rejection among LGBTQ teens

Survey finds widespread feelings of fear and rejection among LGBTQ teens
- Researchers say they reveal the depth of challenges that LGBTQ teens face. At home, at school, in social circles and communities, these teens are ...

Beirut Pride cancels LGBT events after arrest of organiser

Beirut Pride cancels LGBT events after arrest of organiser
- The organiser of Beirut Pride said he was held overnight by Lebanese authorities who released him only when he signed a pledge to cancel the ...

The Numbers Say 'Being Fired For Being Gay' Almost Never Happens

The Numbers Say 'Being Fired For Being Gay' Almost Never Happens
LGBT media regularly cite the number of states where one can be fired “for being gay.” Many have long argued the risk is minimal, as the LGBTQ ...

Some Chinese high schools, colleges plan LGBT events

Some Chinese high schools, colleges plan LGBT events
- We have prepared more than 100 rainbow-colored wristbands, dozens of rainbow stickers as well as pamphlets introducing LGBT, all of which will be ...

Anti-LGBT hate group leader Tony Perkins appointed to US religious freedom commission

Anti-LGBT hate group leader Tony Perkins appointed to US religious freedom commission
- Republicans have appointed an extreme anti-LGBT activist to the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom. Tony Perkins of the ...

Record number of LGBT candidates for governor

Record number of LGBT candidates for governor
- Only in recent years, the LGBT community has been able to support one or two openly LGBT candidates for governor. In 2014, it was two –Mike ...

Who Is Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin? A Look at Her Long Anti-LGBT Record

Who Is Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin? A Look at Her Long Anti-LGBT Record
- Mary Fallin angered LGBT and civil liberties advocates everywhere last Friday when she signed into law a bill allowing faith-based adoption and foster ...

China's LGBT groups cautioned against Western political agenda

China's LGBT groups cautioned against Western political agenda
- Every year on May 17, which is International Day against Homophobia, Cindy (pseudonym) and her peers at a Guangzhou-based LGBT group hold ...

Most US teachers spend own money on school supplies: survey

Most US teachers spend own money on school supplies: survey
- Spending was more common in high-poverty schools than in wealthier ones, the survey showed. Just over half of U.S. public school students are ...

The Moral Revolution America Needs

The Moral Revolution America Needs
- The first Poor People's Campaign in 1968 brought thousands of Americans of all races together to fight for fair incomes and living standards. After King ...

Hezbollah's presence in Trump's backyard

Hezbollah's presence in Trump's backyard
- Now that Trump has pulled America out of the Iran deal, he must .... But what has always endeared Iran to certain Latin American countries, ...

The bewildered progressive camp in Latin America and Europe

The bewildered progressive camp in Latin America and Europe
- Liberal democracy has expanded far beyond Western industrialized countries, particularly in Latin America. But today, it is also under pressure there ...

Situation in Chile getting colder for its small Jewish community

Situation in Chile getting colder for its small Jewish community
- Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas visited the South American country in early May, where he met with Chilean President Sebastián Piñera.

What's Happening to 'Queer' Cinema in the LGBT Film Boom?

What's Happening to 'Queer' Cinema in the LGBT Film Boom?
- “People define gay cinema solely by content: if there are gay characters in it, it's a gay ... And we're just watching that person's life,” she told Vulture. .... HIV epidemic among queer black people, homelessness, and ongoing violence ...

JP Morgan tells black advisor Harlem is 'right fit' for him, advisor sues for alleged discrimination

JP Morgan tells black advisor Harlem is 'right fit' for him, advisor sues for alleged discrimination
- An African-American registered rep who was encouraged but declined to take a position as an advisor in a low-producing Harlem branch of J.P. ...

Breakdown of physician net worth by demographics — 21 statistics

Breakdown of physician net worth by demographics — 21 statistics
- Sixty percent of African-American/Black physicians surveyed were female, whereas in other racial and ethnic groups, 30 percent to 40 percent were ...

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