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jueves, 4 de abril de 2019

Republicans Are Trying To Kill An LGBT Bill In Congress By Arguing It Hurts Women

Republicans Are Trying To Kill An LGBT Bill In Congress By Arguing It Hurts Women
- The attack repurposes feminist themes from the left and LGBT communities — who have long fought rigid sex stereotypes and gender norms — in an ...

Muslims are being unfairly targeted over LGBT school row

Muslims are being unfairly targeted over LGBT school row
- Massoud Shadjareh of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says Muslim parents who are objecting to LGBT instruction in schools have been ...

BBC News staff told not to tweet personal views after LGBT debate

BBC News staff told not to tweet personal views after LGBT debate
- Many LGBT members of staff at the BBC have privately told the Guardian of anger within the newsroom at how the BBC has allowed to turn the issue ...

Googlers protest AI advisory board member over anti-LGBT, anti-immigrant comments

Googlers protest AI advisory board member over anti-LGBT, anti-immigrant comments
- More than 1,000 Google employees are calling for Google to rescind its decision to include Heritage Foundation president Kay Coles James on a key ...

10 LGBT+ charities worth supporting and donating to

10 LGBT+ charities worth supporting and donating to
- Stonewall is a LGBT rights charity named after the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City's Greenwich Village. Its founders include Sir Ian McKellen ...

Planned LGBT parade in Bosnian capital provokes calls for violence

Planned LGBT parade in Bosnian capital provokes calls for violence
- An announcement by activists in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH) that the first official LGBT parade will take place in the capital Sarajevo on 8 ...

Religious rights must bow to LGBT

Religious rights must bow to LGBT
- As the House Judiciary Committee chairman, Nadler impressed that under the Equality Act, everyone must fall subject to the LGBT agenda – with ...

Brunei's death by stoning anti-LGBT law 'is truly medieval'

Brunei's death by stoning anti-LGBT law 'is truly medieval'
- Wednesday 3 April finally saw the implementation of death by public stoning for any Brunei citizens caught engaging in gay sex as well as anyone ...

Nipsey Hussle's murder, homophobia and the toxic black masculinity that fuels it

Nipsey Hussle's murder, homophobia and the toxic black masculinity that fuels it
- Nothing in the black community happens in a silo. ... Such language is often used to criticize LGBT people for being too openly proud of their sexual ...

America's anti-poor tax audits, in one infuriating map

America's anti-poor tax audits, in one infuriating map
- is decidedly one of the latter maps, with the notable additions of heavily Latino counties in southern Texas and Indian reservations in South ...

O'Rourke backs reparations study as 2020 Democrats appeal to black activists

O'Rourke backs reparations study as 2020 Democrats appeal to black activists
- Reparations has become a prominent issue in the Democratic race for the ... The candidate who can win African-American support stands to reap ...

Admissions scandal highlights the return on white privilege

Admissions scandal highlights the return on white privilege
- Nearly all black Americans report experiencing discrimination. Half report experiencing racial slurs. Meanwhile, a majority of white Americans say they ...

The sweetness of African American giving circles

The sweetness of African American giving circles
- a high-stakes era, where anti-black racism is mounting and economic rifts are widening, philanthropy through participation in giving circles is ...

Church teaching not 'hate crime' Scottish bishops tell government

Church teaching not 'hate crime' Scottish bishops tell government
- This statement comes amid a national independent review of Scotland's hate crime legislation, commissioned by the Minister for Community Safety ...

Indiana governor signs hate crimes measure into law

Indiana governor signs hate crimes measure into law
- Eric Holcomb signed legislation Wednesday aimed at getting Indiana off a list of five states without a hate crimes law, saying that the conservative ...

New hate crimes law signed in Utah

New hate crimes law signed in Utah
- Hugs and loud applause in the state capitol today as Governor Gary Herbert signs new hate crimes law, which will give ...

Values of Japan can affect LGBT community with marriage, jobs

Values of Japan can affect LGBT community with marriage, jobs
- 2001, the Netherlands married two men, marking an important year in LGBT history. Now, there are 27 countries where same-sex marriage is legal.