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martes, 5 de febrero de 2019

Moving toward trans-inclusive healthcare in Canada

Moving toward trans-inclusive healthcare in Canada
- the health care setting, LGBTQ+ individuals face multiple barriers that contribute to the disparities in the management and care of these individuals.

New Jersey schools to be required to teach LGBT history

New Jersey schools to be required to teach LGBT history
- By learning about LGBTQ people who have made amazing contributions to their country, they are seeing possibilities for themselves and hope for the ...

LGBTQ career fair hosts hope to break the stigma

LGBTQ career fair hosts hope to break the stigma
- Members of the LGBTQ community are speaking out about not feeling safe in their own work enviornment. One Iowa staff say ...

Former LGBT Center director disputes audit findings

Former LGBT Center director disputes audit findings
- Former Ohio University LGBT Center Director delfin bautista said information included in an internal audit completed before their removal is incorrect.

From Gus Kenworthy to Hayley Kiyoko: British LGBT Awards 2019 nominees revealed

From Gus Kenworthy to Hayley Kiyoko: British LGBT Awards 2019 nominees revealed
- The full list of nominees for the British LGBT Awards 2019 has been revealed. British LGBTI stars such as model Cara Delevingne and TV personality ...

I realised I couldn't live without my real authentic self'

I realised I couldn't live without my real authentic self'
- Jaqueline, 38, or Jax as she prefers, has been named Lesbian Role Model of the Year by Stonewall for the changes she has brought to LGBT people ...

LGBTQ community reaches out to the poor with medicine bank

LGBTQ community reaches out to the poor with medicine bank
- Since it was a LGBT community driven initiative, it took a lot of time for us to get it established. Nowadays, interested donors often call on our ...

LGBT students to get new access to bursary program from province

LGBT students to get new access to bursary program from province
LGBT students say accessing bursaries and scholarships can be difficult, as many are not geared towards their community or are not well-publicized.

The racial divide fracturing the league

The racial divide fracturing the league
- Throughout history, whenever we've had these major controversies around race, black and white Americans have viewed them very differently, ...

28 facts about black history that you may not know

28 facts about black history that you may not know
Black History Month is upon us and it's only right that we honor all of the figures who've come before us to make our .... This was the Tulsa Race Riot.

US Sen Cory Booker launches bid for 2020 presidential nomination

US Sen Cory Booker launches bid for 2020 presidential nomination
- Booker, 49, became the latest Democrat and the fourth US senator to announce a presidential bid in what is expected to be a crowded and diverse race to be ... Booker is the second black American to decide to run, after US Senator ...

The racist role of blackface in American society

The racist role of blackface in American society
- To discuss how Governor Northam fits into a larger conversation about race in America, I'm joined by Mark Anthony Neal. He's a professor of African ..

Liam Neeson: World reacts to actor's 'disgusting' confession he 'wanted to kill a black bastard'

Liam Neeson: World reacts to actor's 'disgusting' confession he 'wanted to kill a black bastard'
- Liam Neeson is facing accusations of racism over comments he made in an interview with The Independent in which he revealed he sought racially ...

Governor refuses to resign and be labelled 'racist for life' after blackface photo went viral

Governor refuses to resign and be labelled 'racist for life' after blackface photo went viral
- Americans deserve to be respected by their leaders, and racism cannot be ... become the state's first African-American senator since Reconstruction.

NY Walmart removes locked glass doors from black hair care products case after complaints of ...

NY Walmart removes locked glass doors from black hair care products case after complaints of ...
- N.Y. Walmart removes locked glass doors from black hair care products case after complaints of racial bias ..... Jennifer Jones, the first African-American Radio City Rockette, was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer after a routine ...

Ask the Aunties: Finding your queer, black community

Ask the Aunties: Finding your queer, black community
- In a new episode of PinkNews series Ask the Aunties, our fabulous queer ... “Just putting yourself out there—find other queer, black, people of colour ...