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Thursday, 13 October 2016

If You Really Want To Defend The LGBT Community, Then You Should Support Donald Trump

If You Really Want To Defend The LGBT Community, Then You Should Support Donald Trump
- The brutality of Islam's treatment of LGBT people has not been contained to the Middle East. Just this year, radical Islam's jihad against gay people ...

Marathi Film 'Daaravtha' to Compete for World's Largest LGBT Short Film Prize

Marathi Film 'Daaravtha' to Compete for World's Largest LGBT Short Film Prize
- Cardiff's International LGBT short film prize. The short film will compete with 34 other shortlisted films at the festival, which will be held in Cardiff, U.K. ...


A Little More Inclusive And A Little Less S Club' - The Importance Of LGBT Safe Spaces

A Little More Inclusive And A Little Less S Club' - The Importance Of LGBT Safe Spaces
- For lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, those considerations and ... Anti-LGBT attitudes are still very much alive here in Britain, which many people often ...

I spent a summer with America's hate preachers and saw homophobia and Muslims targeted with ...

I spent a summer with America's hate preachers and saw homophobia and Muslims targeted with ...
- But anyone doing the same in the UK would probably be arrested. The Attorney General of California, Ruben Israel's home state, has recorded that ...

Drive to marketisation' puts purpose of universities 'at risk'

Drive to marketisation' puts purpose of universities 'at risk'
- The UK government's higher education bill is mounting a “drive towards competition and marketisation” that “puts at risk the fundamental purpose of ...

Scots authority named amongst UK's top 10 most prosperous – as neighbouring city props up table

Scots authority named amongst UK's top 10 most prosperous – as neighbouring city props up table
- In the first report of its kind, the UK Prosperity Index has explored factors including wealth, education, health, crime and the natural environment to ...

Social inequality in heart disease risk among UK women is due to lifestyle choices

Social inequality in heart disease risk among UK women is due to lifestyle choices
- Women with lower levels of education and living in more deprived areas of the UK are at greater risk of coronary heart disease, and this is largely due ...

Brexit and education policy combine to create "talent crisis" in UK design

Brexit and education policy combine to create "talent crisis" in UK design
- Brexit: the UK government's education policy has come under attack from two different design bodies. The National Society for Education in Art and ...

High50 deplores ageism in the Mental Health Services…

High50 deplores ageism in the Mental Health Services
- Unfortunately our research makes it hard to avoid the conclusion that older people are routinely seen as ‘second class citizens’ by our mental health services…. This is extraordinary and frankly it is also completely unacceptable in the twenty first century. We understand the acute pressures on mental health services but they do not justify what look to us like engrained, systemic failings so far as older people are concerned.

Many Managers Place Company Interests Above Well-Being

Many Managers Place Company Interests Above Well-Being
- Woman looking out conference room window A large-scale study of employees in the United Kingdom found 77% have experienced mental health ...

People in Bristol are likely to die younger than neighbouring areas

People in Bristol are likely to die younger than neighbouring areas
- Men born in Wokingham have a life expectancy of 81.4 years – 69.9 of which ... newborn males and females in the UK could expect to live 78.8 years and ... Janet Morrison, chief executive of the older people's charity Independent ...

Lack of NHS talking therapies failing older people with mental health issues, Age UK

Lack of NHS talking therapies failing older people with mental health issues, Age UK
Older people with mental health problems are seen as "second class citizens", a charity has said. The NHS in England is "failing"older patients with ...

Care for elderly and dementia patients in 'dire straits', says charity boss

Care for elderly and dementia patients in 'dire straits', says charity boss
- In 2015, Age UK estimated that more than a million older people in England were living with unmet social care needs - such as not receiving ...

UK Living Wage is unfair onyoung workers

UK Living Wage is unfair onyoung workers
- Another on calls for a Child Poverty Act for Scotland with a “clear framework for the prevention, reduction and eradication of child poverty across ...

If we're serious about tackling crime, we need to tackle poverty'

If we're serious about tackling crime, we need to tackle poverty'
- As a British review of the research noted: "Most children raised in poverty do not become involved in crime, but there are higher victim and fear of ...

British funded access to education is to benefit 200000 girls in Sierra Leone

British funded access to education is to benefit 200000 girls in Sierra Leone
- Education, education, education – many commentators in Africa say is the panacea for ridding Africa of poverty, poor health, squalor, social inequality, ...

Prison Break actor says 'celebrate you for who you ...

Prison Break actor says 'celebrate you for who you ...
- This featured in the cover story of the UK-based gay magazine Attitude's 2016 Awards Issue, where he opened up about his struggle with depression ...

A crime by any other name

A crime by any other name
- A huge percentage of the LGBTI population are active online. In the US, according to a 2013 survey of LGBTI people conducted by the PEW Research centre, 80 per cent of LGBTI respondents participate in social networking sites, such as Facebook or Twitter, compared to just 58 per cent of the general public. For me and many others in the

Russia to blacklist LGBTI teen support website

Russia to blacklist LGBTI teen support website
- Russian LGBTI teenagers will soon be unable to access an online support system because the government believes is violates the 'gay propaganda' ...

Global LGBTI Forum Calls for New Narratives to Combat Discrimination

Global LGBTI Forum Calls for New Narratives to Combat Discrimination
- More than 50 LGBTI activists and allies from over 30 countries came together for the fourth annual meeting of the Salzburg Global LGBT Forum, titled ...

Chinese-Australians present anti-Safe Schools petition to Opposition

Chinese-Australians present anti-Safe Schools petition to Opposition
- Calling on the public to oppose the LGBTI-inclusive program, the petition was accompanied by a flyer outlining the reasons it had been created.

Australian LGBTI Awards to launch in Sydney next year

Australian LGBTI Awards to launch in Sydney next year
- The aim of the Awards is to help Australia effect change on LGBTI Equality Laws, which currently lag behind many other developed nations when it ...

A Gay Man Of Colour's Dilemma

A Gay Man Of Colour's Dilemma
- Krishen Samuel Keen observer of the LGBTI world: trying to find a place in it while reflecting on its many eccentricities.
 

Same sex marriage plebiscite debate does not help LGBTI community

Same sex marriage plebiscite debate does not help LGBTI community
- None of this of course helps those who belong to or support the LGBTI community. Nor does it answer the question as to why this has all become so ...

Omar Sharif Jr: 'Refugees are more than just facts and figures'

Omar Sharif Jr: 'Refugees are more than just facts and figures'
- Since coming to America, the actor and activist has used this position to be beacon for LGBT people in the Middle East who are still unable to come ...


More straight guys are watching gay porn than you might think

More straight guys are watching gay porn than you might think
- Meanwhile, a recent study into the preference of the UK's gay porn viewers found out some rather interesting details about exactly what like to watch.

Almost half of gay men say they received a negative reaction to coming out

Almost half of gay men say they received a negative reaction to coming out
- The latest issue of FS Magazine has revealed that, while the majority of gay and bi men do come out, almost half are faced with homophobia when ...


60% of gay and bisexual men don't know what PrEP is

60% of gay and bisexual men don't know what PrEP is
- However, despite only 40% of gay and bisexual men saying they know about PrEP, 60% said they would be willing to take the drug for HIV prevention, ...

Four MEN line up to give evidence to Commons committee on why there are not enough women in ...

Four MEN line up to give evidence to Commons committee on why there are not enough women in ...
- Mr Corbyn also signaled support for all-black, all-disabled and all LGBT shortlists for standing as a candidate in Commons seats. 'There have been ...

Millennials are the most openly gay generation yet – now that's something to celebrate

Millennials are the most openly gay generation yet – now that's something to celebrate
- On the other hand, we just narrowly avoided watching the whole country vote on our rights, while religious leaders insist on comparing kids of LGBTI ...

Australian gay rights groups welcome same-sex marriage hurdle

Australian gay rights groups welcome same-sex marriage hurdle
- The proposal found opposition from LGBTI people among men and women, across all age groups and in every state and territory. The research also ...

20 Of The Funniest And Most Powerful National Coming Out Day Tweets

20 Of The Funniest And Most Powerful National Coming Out Day Tweets
- “In many countries today, LGBTI people can't turn on their TV, go online or open a newspaper and see relatable and positive images,” Senior Vice ...

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