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Sunday, 24 September 2017

New Study Finds that LGBTQ Youth and Youth With Disabilities Suffer Most Under Solitary ...

New Study Finds that LGBTQ Youth and Youth With Disabilities Suffer Most Under Solitary ...
- The story of Kalief Browder, the 22-year-old who committed suicide after spending nearly two years in solitary confinement at New York City's ...

Oscar Nominee Elisabeth Shue Says 'Battle Of The Sexes' Defies LGBTQ Movie 'Pigeonhole'

Oscar Nominee Elisabeth Shue Says 'Battle Of The Sexes' Defies LGBTQ Movie 'Pigeonhole'
- Elisabeth Shue's resume boasts no shortage of memorable roles. The pretty blonde from Delaware first found fame in '80s favorites like The Karate ...

4 Historical Figures You Never Knew Were Bisexual

4 Historical Figures You Never Knew Were Bisexual
- After all, too many bigots treat LGBTQ people like a new trend, rather than a resilient population who's been here the whole time. And those who have ...



People are afraid to tell the truth. But I don't care. It's boring otherwise'

People are afraid to tell the truth. But I don't care. It's boring otherwise'
- As a young, black, LGBTQ female, she's often said that she feels “invisible”in the literary world and maintains that poetry has a long way to go to ...

24 Gay Hours in NYC

24 Gay Hours in NYC
- For LGBTQ travelers, New York City should be on your bucket list. There's so much to see and do in this multicultural city, you could easily spend a ...

LGBTQ people still being forced to undergo 'therapy'

LGBTQ people still being forced to undergo 'therapy'
- Some LGBTQ people were forced to run tests for several months before being prescribed with some psychotropics, and one spent over 10,000 yuan ...

Students attacked at homecoming by homophobic peers who heckled 'make America straight again'

Students attacked at homecoming by homophobic peers who heckled 'make America straight again'
- A group of homophobic students chanted “make America straight again” as they attacked their LGBTQ classmates at a homecoming parade in Kansas.

How to combat LGBTQ cyberbullying

How to combat LGBTQ cyberbullying
- But it's especially pernicious for young people who identify or are coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning (LGBTQ). A 2012 ...

Resistance exercise linked to reduced anxiety

Resistance exercise linked to reduced anxiety
- Resistance workouts were associated with a reduction in anxiety symptoms regardless of whether or not participants had a mental health disorder, ...

Major study of college freshman kicks off at UCLA

Major study of college freshman kicks off at UCLA
- As a parent, you hope you've given them the best foundation when they go off, and part of that is addressing mental health issues. You just don't know ...

Teen tells of eating disorder battle that saw her weight plummet to just 5st

Teen tells of eating disorder battle that saw her weight plummet to just 5st
- Teen tells of eating disorder battle that saw her weight plummet to just 5st ... She said: “It never leaves you - like most mental disorders you can beat ...

Trump actually is making us crazy

Trump actually is making us crazy
- A timely new paper discusses this phenomenon in the Trump era and the challenge it has caused to the mental-health profession, which is moving ...

The facts about girls' mental health laid bare

The facts about girls' mental health laid bare
- Young women are now the most at risk group for mental ill health, with extremely high rates of self-harm and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Does Donald Trump Want to “Make America Great Again” by Re-Fueling Race Wars?

Does Donald Trump Want to “Make America Great Again” by Re-Fueling Race Wars?
- Does Donald Trump Want to “Make America Great Again” by Re-Fueling Race ... towards the inequality still experienced in a post-slavery America?

Buffet's tax plan is a better idea

Buffet's tax plan is a better idea
- Several independent tax experts say a ten-year binge on Trump's tax plan will add trillions to the national debt and increase inequality in America.

Addressing white supremacy can't be a losing fight for progressives

Addressing white supremacy can't be a losing fight for progressives
- You can't “Make America Great” while ignoring marginalized communities. ... have been directly tied to the economic inequalities that persist today.