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  • Transgender Health Association ‘Discredited Itself’ By Failing To Protect Children, Critics Claim November 17, 2022 1:43 AM The Epoch Times Concerned parents and health professionals have declared war on the world’s most prominent organization that advises professionals on how to help children and others who struggle with gender identity. The World Professional Association for Transgender …
  • Brazil Places Dani Alves On Their World Cup Team Just To Babysit Neymar November 17, 2022 1:07 AM The Daily Caller Moves like this are exactly why Brazil is such a powerhouse in international soccer. The South American nation has listed Dani Alves as one of their defenders for the upcoming World Cup in Qatar, but here’s the catch: The main reason why he’s being …
  • Obamacare discrimination protections don’t apply to LGBT patients, Texas judge rules November 17, 2022 1:06 AM The Eagle - Texas AUSTIN — A federal judge in Texas has ruled that the Biden administration cannot prohibit doctors from denying certain medical care based on a patient’s sexual orientation and gender identity. U.S. District Court Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk on Friday sided …
  • FDA cracks down on e-cigarettes with child-friendly packaging November 16, 2022 9:29 PM Daily Mail The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has axed the sale of 15 child-friendly e-cigarette devices shaped like toys and featuring popular cartoon characters. Five companies are accused of using popular imagery from TV shows such as The Simpsons, Squid Game, …
  • JOYLAND: A victim of Transphobia in Pakistan  November 16, 2022 7:03 PM Asian Lite International Advertisement Movie Joyland, based on love story revolves around a middle class youth and a transgender starlet, was all set to release across Pakistan on 18 November, 2022. But, on 11 November an order was issued from the Ministry of Information & …
  • Three Lions heroes at World Cup include doner kebab-loving penalty hero and A* student centre-back November 16, 2022 4:46 PM Daily Mail On the pitch they are the football stars hoping to return home heroes by bringing the World Cup trophy back from Qatar - but how much do you really know about the lives of the Three Lions? While the national team will be hungry for success on the pitch, it …
  • J.K. Rowling releases controversial “The Ink Black Heart” November 16, 2022 3:17 PM The Snapper - Pennsylvania A dark cemetery, where the murder took place in J.K Rowling novel, “The Ink Balck Heart”. PHOTO COURTESY OF PUBLIC DOMAIN PHOTOS Morgan Huber Managing Editor Renowned yet controversial author J.K. Rowling released her latest crime novel, “The Ink Black …
  • Moral Panics Never Go Out of Style: On the Corrosive Effects of the Culture Wars November 16, 2022 2:41 PM Literary Hub Long before Donald Trump occupied the White House, small communities across the Pacific northwest became laboratories for populist campaigns that exploited people’s fears and turned neighbors against one another. I’ll never forget Penny, a white single …
  • No LGBTQI representation in politics November 16, 2022 11:09 AM FBC News [Source: Rainbow Pride Foundation 4 LGBTQ Rights and Equality in Fiji / Facebook] Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission Director, Ashwin Raj says a lot of noise was made by certain political parties on the rights of members of the …
  • Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival remains in hybrid format, reaches more people November 16, 2022 4:37 AM WISH 8 - Indiana INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The 2022 Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival was both in person and online allowing organizers to reach a wider audience. A festival judge, Sylvia Thomas said this reach is important for the LGBT community. She said, “They know they’re …
  • Controversial Influencers Accused of Spreading False Hindu Terrorist Rumours to Stoke Tensions in Leicester: Report November 16, 2022 12:11 AM The Epoch Times Radical social media influencers pushed false claims that Hindu nationalist groups were behind attacks in Leicester, sparking a backlash against the Hindu community, a report has claimed. A new report by the national security think tank The Henry Jackson …
  • ‘Pride on Our Campuses’ discusses LGBTQ+ acceptance November 15, 2022 11:43 PM The Collegian - California Qistory invited educational leaders, Fresno State alumni and students to discuss the inclusion of LGBTQ+ students and organizations within Fresno schools for its final community panel of the year, “Pride on Our Campuses.” Qistory is a project of the …
  • Albert Eisenberg: Mastriano a case study in not building a coalition November 15, 2022 10:22 PM Trib Live - Pennsylvania It was shortly after viewing the clip of the wife of Doug Mastriano — Pennsylvania’s ill-fated Republican nominee for governor — jumping in front of a press conference microphone to tell reporters that they “probably love Israel more than a lot of Jews do” …
  • The UWI commemorates International ... November 15, 2022 9:50 PM SKNVibes The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Friday, November 11, 2022 --  International Men’s Day is recognised annually on November 19. It’s a little-known fact that the observance is a home grown occasion at The University of the West Indies (The UWI), …
  • Star-Spangled Bans: How Trump’s call to preserve U.S. history energized a movement to erase it November 15, 2022 7:50 PM K-12 Dive When a White man was charged with shooting and killing 10 Black people in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, last May, news of the massacre reverberated around the nation. Sorrow, rage and frustration at yet another mass shooting — this one seemingly …
  • Study: Teachers must stand up to bullying of LBGTQIA+ students November 15, 2022 4:28 PM Phys.org Unconscious bias and gender stereotypes are preventing teachers from intervening when they see LGBTQIA+ students being bullied, researchers from the University of South Australia say. In a new study published in the Journal of LGBT Youth, researchers …
  • Review: GCTC’s ‘Forever Young: A Ghetto Story’ uses comedy to tackle themes of oppression November 15, 2022 4:17 PM The Charlatan WARNING: This article contains mention of violence and the Holocaust. Those in need of support can contact the Mental Health Crisis Line: 613-722-6914 (within Ottawa) and 1-866-996-0991 (outside Ottawa), the Ottawa Distress Centre Crisis Line: 613-238-3311 …
  • YMCA staff members are walking 125 miles to bring awareness to youth homelessness November 15, 2022 12:40 AM Long Beach Press Telegram - California For 25 years, Justin Lipford has been dedicated to supporting youth experiencing homelessness. “I grew up in a community that didn’t have many resources but I always cared to help, I didn’t know how but I wanted to help,” he said. Lipford, director of …
  • LGBTQ Israelis fear setbacks as homophobic parties win a place in Netanyahu’s coalition November 14, 2022 10:04 PM Jewish Telegraphic Agency - New York TEL AVIV and JERUSALEM (JTA) — It was the day before Israel’s Nov. 1 election. In a classroom in downtown Jerusalem, Avi Rose was teaching  about Jewish identity through art to a group of Jewish students from abroad spending a gap year in Israel. Suddenly, …
  • “The Bay’s” Mike Manning Gets Personal (and Very Wet) November 14, 2022 10:02 PM Metro Weekly Mike Manning — Photo: Chris Labadie “I’m past the point in my career to just be shirtless for the sake of being shirtless,” says Mike Manning. “For men and for women — and this happens especially for women — there’s always gratuitous nudity where somebody’ …
  • South Africa queer community with economic and systemic redress November 14, 2022 8:39 PM The South African South Africa created a solution for the legacy of racial discrimination, but it also needs a matching solution for the legacy of discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation, writes Siya Khumalo. Apartheid legislation threatened the LGBTI+ …
  • Hawai‘i’s Most Charitable Companies 2022 November 14, 2022 6:55 PM Hawaii Business Giving Back is Second Nature in the Aloha State Aid from the community helps keep people fed, lifts them out of poverty and gives young people a better chance for a brighter future. Each year, we survey companies and nonprofits to quantify that generosity. …
  • The 2022 POZ 100 M-O November 14, 2022 4:20 PM POZ Introduction | A-C | D-F | G-L | M-O | P-R | S-Z Gabriel Maldonado Riverside, California   Gabriel Maldonado, MBA, is the founder and CEO of Riverside’s TruEvolution. Launched in 2007, TruEvolution is a health equity and racial justice organization that …
  • What it means that a historic number of LGBTQ candidates won midterm elections November 14, 2022 10:05 AM NPR A record number of openly LGBTQ candidates won their midterm races in 2022. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption toggle caption Mark Lennihan/AP A record number of openly LGBTQ candidates won their midterm races in 2022. Mark Lennihan/AP The 2022 …
  • World Cup 2022: A desert World Cup blighted by a dust-storm of controversy November 14, 2022 7:55 AM BBC Watch: Ros Atkins on… How Qatar got to host the World Cup'Now is All' is the official Qatar World Cup slogan. A message, perhaps, to focus on the present - and the on-field action that is about to begin. To move on from the past. If only it were …