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jueves, 21 de marzo de 2019

The LGBT Community Faces These 5 Financial Challenges

The LGBT Community Faces These 5 Financial Challenges
- The LGBT community, like other marginalized communities, typically sees the effects of discrimination with our finances. These are financial ...

If you are uncomfortable with your child being told about LGBT+ people, then you are being ...

If you are uncomfortable with your child being told about LGBT+ people, then you are being ...
- The dispute over LGBT+ lessons in primary schools has continued to gather pace this week. Following protests by parents at Parkfield Primary School ...

Schools encouraged to create 'safe spaces' for LGBT students

Schools encouraged to create 'safe spaces' for LGBT students
- Schools encouraged to create 'safe spaces' for LGBT students ... Cork Institute of Technology's LGBT Society has produced what it says is the ...

Surveys reveal challenges local LGBTs face

Surveys reveal challenges local LGBTs face
- There are many who believe, some in our own community, that those of us who are LGBT living in the Bay Area — that we are doing just fine," Roger ...

LGBT Health Week 2019: health care without discrimination

LGBT Health Week 2019: health care without discrimination
- Over the three last year, The Lebanese Medical Association for Sexual Health (LebMASH), has contributed to research, teaching, and policy ...

LGBT Groups Want Pete Buttigieg to Be More Than the 'Gay Candidate for President'

LGBT Groups Want Pete Buttigieg to Be More Than the 'Gay Candidate for President'
- As an out Midwestern mayor whose résumé boasts both a Harvard diploma and a deployment to Afghanistan, Democratic presidential candidate Pete ...

Everyone's involved and everyone stays silent”: Igor Kochetkov on Chechnya, LGBT activism and ...

Everyone's involved and everyone stays silent”: Igor Kochetkov on Chechnya, LGBT activism and ...
- This year, brutal repressions against LGBT people continued in Chechnya. Here, the director of the Russian LGBT Network speaks about why this ...

Google resists pressure to pull LGBT "conversion therapy" app

Google resists pressure to pull LGBT "conversion therapy" app
- A 2018 study by The Family Acceptance Project found rates of attempted suicide by LGBT youth whose parents tried to change their sexual orientation ...

High rates of dementia in Latino communities show importance of early diagnosis, support

High rates of dementia in Latino communities show importance of early diagnosis, support
- Health experts say it is important to raise awareness among Latinos that getting adequate care in a timely manner could benefit people with ...

Blacks, Latinos face disproportionate motor vehicle stops

Blacks, Latinos face disproportionate motor vehicle stops
- A recent report on national policing data has shown what many people already suspected: across the country, black and Latino people are stopped ...

CNN stupefied that Latinos warming to Trump, bigger wall

CNN stupefied that Latinos warming to Trump, bigger wall
- How difficult a sell is it to young Republicans, to young people, to Latinos in this area to support the Republican party and the president?” Marquez ...

Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England

Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England
- 2003 and 2007, Macaulay was honoured as Man of the Year by the UK Black LGBT for his role in helping LGBT people of faith. He was shortlisted ...

Did African-American incarceration drop 65% under Amy Klobuchar?

Did African-American incarceration drop 65% under Amy Klobuchar?
- When Klobuchar became county attorney in 1999, the African-American ... On Klobuchar's watch, racial disparities in the Minneapolis-area justice ...

Racism is a 'superpredator' of minority children in American schools

Racism is a 'superpredator' of minority children in American schools
- Bettina Love, whose work “is informed by critical pedagogy, critical race theory, and Black feminism,” and has an expertise in “hip-hop education,” ...

Top US court troubled by case of black man tried six times

Top US court troubled by case of black man tried six times
- The US Supreme Court heard the case of an African-American man tried six separate times for the same crime, in a case driven by a white prosecutor ...

Trump is running for president as a flat-out racist

Trump is running for president as a flat-out racist
- It's hardly worth discussing anymore whether Trump is a racist. After three years of tweeting and screeching his anti-black, anti-woman, anti-Muslim, ...