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Monday, 26 June 2017

Governor Cuomo Unveils Design for Rainbow Light-Filled Monument to the LGBTQ Community

Governor Cuomo Unveils Design for Rainbow Light-Filled Monument to the LGBTQ Community
- Just in time for New York City’s Pride weekend and parade, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled the design for an official monument honoring the LGBTQ community yesterday. The monument, by New York-based artist and photographer Anthony Goicolea, will be situated on the edge of Manhattan’s Greenwich Village in the waterfront Hudson River Park.


Support for Same-Sex Marriage Is Surging Among Republicans

Support for Same-Sex Marriage Is Surging Among Republicans
- Attitudes on the issue have changed significantly over a relatively short period of time: In 2010, for example, more Americans opposed allowing gays ...

Franklin Graham Rips Proposed LGBTQ 'Indoctrination' of Texas School Kids

Franklin Graham Rips Proposed LGBTQ 'Indoctrination' of Texas School Kids
- Franklin Graham has lashed out at a Texas school superintendent for promoting a course he says tries to brainwash kids to embrace gay and lesbian, ...

Supreme Court To Hear Constitutional Challenge to LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Laws

Supreme Court To Hear Constitutional Challenge to LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Laws
- The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it will hear a constitutional challenge to Colorado's LGBTQ nondiscrimination statute next term.

LGBTQ representation in media must better reflect reality

LGBTQ representation in media must better reflect reality
- One of the most significant contributing influences on LGBTQ representation in American culture is the portrayal of this community in television and film ...

LGBTQ Starbucks Employees Fight for Expanded Parental Leave

LGBTQ Starbucks Employees Fight for Expanded Parental Leave
- But they don't offer leave to adoptive parents or spouses of birth mothers, a move that advocates say will negatively impact LGBTQ families.

New York state announces artist for first LGBTQ monument

New York state announces artist for first LGBTQ monument
- New York City has selected an artist for the first official state monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Anti-Semitism Again Rises in LGBTQ Chicago

Anti-Semitism Again Rises in LGBTQ Chicago
- While there is always work to be done as far as including and empowering LGBTQ Jews within Jewish spaces, the community as a whole has come a ...

Today's Teens Are Having Safer Sex, Thanks to Effective Education

Today's Teens Are Having Safer Sex, Thanks to Effective Education
- The ineffective method's popularity among teens may be tied to a lack of sexual health education — something that experts say is key to preventing ...

Some New Zealand children face frequent and consistent bullying at preschool

Some New Zealand children face frequent and consistent bullying at preschool
- We are interested to see what impact it will have as children transition to school and on their academic success and their mental health." Questions ...

How to stay sane when your child can't sleep

How to stay sane when your child can't sleep
- If you can find a way to regulate your child's sleep, your own state of mind and self-confidence get a boost. Talking to a health professional can help.

Experts say new Netflix anorexia movie puts teens at risk

Experts say new Netflix anorexia movie puts teens at risk
- Mindframe, Australia's Government body that regulates the responsible reporting of mental health issues, are now planning on raising their concerns ...

The surprising benefits of anxiety

The surprising benefits of anxiety
- Today, very few people when diagnosed with an anxiety disorder think of ... open a copy of Pascale or Montesquieu to try and treat their illness,” he adds. ... that a cultural framing of a mental health condition can shape experiences.

The Quiet Rise of the American Upper-Middle Class

The Quiet Rise of the American Upper-Middle Class
- George Orwell noted the lack of “servile tradition” in America; German socialist ... But inequality becomes class division when all these varied elements ...

America or China: The “Parent” nations of the world

America or China: The “Parent” nations of the world
America and China can counter the acceleration of wealth inequality that AI will bring about, through taxation and providing a “universal basic income” ...

College presidents mostly white and aging

College presidents mostly white and aging
- And despite the fact that Spanish-speaking people constitute the fastest growing minority in the U.S., the increase in the proportion of Latino presidents ...