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lunes, 21 de enero de 2019

Born Beautiful' is a fun and engaging film that will make you ask the right questions

Born Beautiful' is a fun and engaging film that will make you ask the right questions
- If the objective of these avowedly LGBT-friendly films were simply to increase and popularize the amount of LGBT cinematic representation and merely ...

How to be an LGBT inclusive employer

How to be an LGBT inclusive employer
- Businesses are on the frontline of driving equality forward, and our annual Top 100 celebrates the UK's most LGBT-inclusive employers. Some people ...

Chechnya officials blame gay people's 'sick imagination' for purge reports

Chechnya officials blame gay people's 'sick imagination' for purge reports
- The Russian LGBT Network warned of a new wave of persecution on January 14, alleging in a statement that around 40 people have been detained ...

Haredi Parents Consider Underground Schooling to Escape LGBT Curricular Requirements

Haredi Parents Consider Underground Schooling to Escape LGBT Curricular Requirements
- Stern told the Observer: “We teach our children, at home and in school, to respect every person, but we will not teach them about LGBT issues.”.

7 Times the Dorian Awards Gave LGBT Trailblazers Their Due

7 Times the Dorian Awards Gave LGBT Trailblazers Their Due
- Considering the demographics of the voting bodies behind Hollywood's major awards, it's no surprise the same white, straight, cisgender celebrities ...

Should Karen Pence Be Teaching At A School With Unfriendly LGBT Policies?

Should Karen Pence Be Teaching At A School With Unfriendly LGBT Policies?
- Does Karen Pence, the wife of the vice-president have a right to teach at a Christian school with L.G.B.T.—unfriendly policies? As a public figure and ...

Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities

Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities
- When Sarah Spiegel was in her first year at New York Medical College in 2016, she sat in a lecture hall watching a BuzzFeed video about what it's like ...

MI5, Baker McKenzie and Citi crowned as some of Britain's best LGBT-inclusive employers

MI5, Baker McKenzie and Citi crowned as some of Britain's best LGBT-inclusive employers
- The LGBT rights charity Stonewall compiled a list of the top 100 employers that embrace LGBT inclusion, after accumulating over 92,000 anonymous ...

Can We Handle the Truth About Racism and the Church?

Can We Handle the Truth About Racism and the Church?
- There is no segment of American Christianity—evangelical, Catholic, ... Citing African American Christians who fought courageously against racism, ...

Racial hate, bullying persist at GM Toledo plant, according to lawsuit

Racial hate, bullying persist at GM Toledo plant, according to lawsuit
Racial hate, bullying persist at GM Toledo plant, according to lawsuit .... The suit alleges African-American employees were warned to be careful ...

10 years after Obama, race still agitating US politics

10 years after Obama, race still agitating US politics
- Barack Obama's trailblazing presidency, a first for an African-American, began 10 years ago Sunday, a historic moment that some believed ushered in ...

Looking back on history of black protests on campus, current race relations

Looking back on history of black protests on campus, current race relations
- McGee's wife said Adolph Hock Sr., a Hyde Park landlord, refused to rent an apartment to them when he saw they were African-American and said, ...

For 2020 Democrats, The Race Is On To Win Over Black Voters

For 2020 Democrats, The Race Is On To Win Over Black Voters
- When Elizabeth Warren announced her exploratory committee for president at the end of last month, the Massachusetts senator didn't only talk about ...

Hate, interrupted: How one group teaches Americans how to talk about race

Hate, interrupted: How one group teaches Americans how to talk about race
- Carl Snowden of the Caucus of African American Leaders in Anne Arundel ... Vaughan had metamorphosed from white supremacist to racial justice ...

My black dad taught me how to handle white supremacist rhetoric

My black dad taught me how to handle white supremacist rhetoric
- It is unbelievable the number of times over the past few months that an event or statement has required me to remind people that racism, bigotry, ...

Catholic students who mocked a native american elder claim an African-American student with ...

Catholic students who mocked a native american elder claim an African-American student with ...
- Catholic students accused of taunting a Native American veteran at a rally in Washington D.C. claim one of their black students was racially abused ...

UK: Muslim gang in London attacks gay men — with acid. WATCH what happened next...

UK: Muslim gang in London attacks gay men — with acid. WATCH what happened next...
- . on the original crime, and said that Scotland Yard said it was definitely not a homophobic hate crime — they don't seem to be interested anymore.