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martes, 26 de febrero de 2019

Name and shame bigots who deny gays service, says law professor

Name and shame bigots who deny gays service, says law professor
- STEVE Sanders, above, an associate professor of law at Indiana University's Maurer School of Law, said the lack of statewide LGBT protections has ...

Jussie Smollett set the LGBT community back in an unmeasurable way

Jussie Smollett set the LGBT community back in an unmeasurable way
- As someone who considers themselves an intersectional feminist, a proud LGBT community member and an agent for social change, the Jussie ...

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries
- The SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index is updated annually to inform travelers about the situation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) ...

How The Center Is Maintaining Its Legacy By Supporting LGBT Talent

How The Center Is Maintaining Its Legacy By Supporting LGBT Talent
- Offering health and wellness, family support and cultural events, the downtown building is home to reliable resources for LGBT youth. Over the years ...

Anti-LGBT discrimination costs Kenya 'up to $1.3 billion' a year

Anti-LGBT discrimination costs Kenya 'up to $1.3 billion' a year
- A culture of anti-LGBT discrimination could be costing Kenya up to $1.3 billion a year, a new report claims. The report from the pro-LGBT Open for ...

United Methodist Church to vote on LGBT views

United Methodist Church to vote on LGBT views
- 800 members of the United Methodist Church will gather in St. Louis Tuesday to determine how the church will view gay ...

Former LGBT Center director submits grievances to Administrative and Faculty senates

Former LGBT Center director submits grievances to Administrative and Faculty senates
- The former Ohio University LGBT Center director submitted their grievance Wednesday to the leadership of Administrative and Faculty Senates.

Charity to target LGBT nightclubs to boost number of gay and single adopters

Charity to target LGBT nightclubs to boost number of gay and single adopters
- A Scottish adoption charity is to target popular LGBT nightclubs for the first time in a bid to encourage more single people to adopt and foster.

Doctors and Racial Bias: Still a Long Way to Go

Doctors and Racial Bias: Still a Long Way to Go
- The racist photo in the medical school yearbook page of Gov. ... There's a significant literature documenting that African-American patients are treated ...

The Most Influential Living African-American Artists

The Most Influential Living African-American Artists
- The second-ever African-American recipient of a Ph.D. from Harvard (after W.E.B. ... This absorbing composition celebrates the first time a multi-ethnic ...

Haitian, Jamaican or American ... If you're black in Miami, odds are you're struggling

Haitian, Jamaican or American ... If you're black in Miami, odds are you're struggling
- The wealth gap exists across racial background: African-American, Haitian-American, and all other types of black households, the study says.

What It Means When White People Call You Racist

What It Means When White People Call You Racist
- Spike Lee is a black racist. During his acceptance speech for his long-overdue Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, Spike Lee invoked the ...

2020 Democratic hopefuls embrace new meaning of reparations

2020 Democratic hopefuls embrace new meaning of reparations
- But instead of backing the direct compensation of African-Americans for the ... “There is no doubt that issues of race have been and remain critically ...

Racism One Of 'Root Causes' Of Homelessness For Black Angelenos

Racism One Of 'Root Causes' Of Homelessness For Black Angelenos
- Institutional and structural racism impact Black people experiencing ... “Homelessness is the greatest issue facing Los Angeles and racism is ...

What Trump's attack on Spike Lee can teach us about racial attitudes — in 3 charts

What Trump's attack on Spike Lee can teach us about racial attitudes — in 3 charts
- But it's hardly the first time that Trump has accused a prominent African American of racism. In November, for example, PBS's Yamiche Alcindor asked ...

Race in the American Classroom: A Needed Conversation

Race in the American Classroom: A Needed Conversation
- Rutgers African American Cultural and Intellectual History Specialist Dr. Melissa L. Cooper gave a lecture at Kean about Race in the American ...