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martes, 7 de noviembre de 2017

Sheltering Albania's Gay Youth from Virulant Homophobia

Sheltering Albania's Gay Youth from Virulant Homophobia
- The psychologist at the LGBT youth shelter waited for me in a small side street in the city center of Tirana, Albania's capital. “No one knows our exact ...

Orthodox Parents' Union, Clergy Accuse Football Federation in LGBT Propaganda

Orthodox Parents' Union, Clergy Accuse Football Federation in LGBT Propaganda
- No to LGBT Propaganda” was the slogan of the demonstration, held at the Georgian Football Federation (GFF) by the Union of Orthodox Parents and ...

Arkansas Poll Finds Arkansans Support Some LGBT Civil Rights But Not Others

Arkansas Poll Finds Arkansans Support Some LGBT Civil Rights But Not Others
- The 19th annual Arkansas Poll released today found that 84 percent of Arkansans think that gay and lesbian individuals should ...

Shanghai's LGBT Art and Culture Revolution

Shanghai's LGBT Art and Culture Revolution
- Beijing has always had the reputation for arts-and-activism-focused queer culture, whereas Shanghai was first and foremost an LGBT nightlife hub.

Twitter explains why it blocked LGBT-related searches

Twitter explains why it blocked LGBT-related searches
- This past weekend, searches for LGBT-related terms on Twitter like "#bisexual" and "#gay" simply stopped working. The hashtags yielded no results ...

A Muslim designer created an LGBT hijab in support of same-sex marriage

A Muslim designer created an LGBT hijab in support of same-sex marriage
- Muslim fashion label MOGA recently released an LGBT headscarf in solidarity with marriage equality in Australia. Azahn Munas, the founder of the ...

LGBT rights watchdog stops operations in Tajikistan under pressure

LGBT rights watchdog stops operations in Tajikistan under pressure
- A group defending gay rights in Tajikistan's northern province of Sughd says it has been forced to stop its operations following a series of inspections ...

Amid Widespread Stigma and Harassment, Bhutan's LGBT Community Seeks Acceptance

Amid Widespread Stigma and Harassment, Bhutan's LGBT Community Seeks Acceptance
- While awareness around the LGBTQ+ community has increased in recent years, the majority continue to hide their sexual orientation due to the risk of ...

Will White Identity Politics Prevail on Super Tuesday? Conservatives Use Racist, Anti-Immigrant ...

Will White Identity Politics Prevail on Super Tuesday? Conservatives Use Racist, Anti-Immigrant ...
Trump opened his presidential campaign with a call to bar immigration from Mexico, falsely claiming that many Mexican immigrants were criminals ...

Must-do bills in a divided Congress could lead to shutdown

Must-do bills in a divided Congress could lead to shutdown
- On the list are immigration and a U.S.-Mexico border wall; an impasse over children's health ... Trump and many followers want the U.S.-Mexico wall.

Biographer unpacks Bannon's 'big, formative influence' on Trump

Biographer unpacks Bannon's 'big, formative influence' on Trump
- Specifically, Bannon encouraged Trump to visit the US-Mexico border in a spectacle-like fashion that would draw the media and give him a ...

Trump's low approval ratings will not win local races for Democrats

Trump's low approval ratings will not win local races for Democrats
- This is the same argument and language that Trump used during the campaign when he said, “When Mexico sends its people, they're not sending ...

As Trump visits Seoul, talk likely to focus on 'horrible' trade deal. Koreans don't see it that way

As Trump visits Seoul, talk likely to focus on 'horrible' trade deal. Koreans don't see it that way
Trump's political pitch at home about a bilateral trade accord with South Korea has been clear: It's a ... (Other countries, including China, Germany, Japan and Mexico also export more to the United States than they import).

Trump has betrayed public trust, should be impeached

Trump has betrayed public trust, should be impeached
Trump has betrayed public trust, should be impeached ... Remember when Trump promised to replace the Affordable Care Act with ... he said he would build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico and have Mexico pay for it?

Our youth are our future

Our youth are our future
- only 28 percent of African-American children and 31 percent of Latino children live 200 percent above the federal poverty level ($49,200 for a family ...

Latino elites are paying the California dream forward

Latino elites are paying the California dream forward
- In contrast to the criminal and poverty narratives so often told by President Donald Trump, I study the Latino middle class. Currently, I'm looking into the ...