A new report highlights just how perilous it is to be a transgender person in the United States. The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) in conjunction with the Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC) analyzed the known data surrounding theShow More Summary
Activists and rights campaigners slam Myanmar's de facto leader for diverting attention from Rohingya crisis.
At least 25 transgender people have been violently killed in 2017, more than during any other recorded year in the past decade, according to a new report from the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). The report notes that 84 percent of the victims were people of color and 80 percent identified as female. Trans women are four times more likely than cisgender women to […]
There are a lot of serious policy debates going on right now and important campaigns underway. But claims of sexual harassment and misconduct in government have continued to expand, and it’s clear the issue is going to dominate the conversation for the foreseeable future in Sacramento and Washington....
The Twitter trend is just the latest example of Clinton’s controversies getting a harsh second look.
There has been more reported violence against transgender people so far in 2017 than any year before in the U.S., according to a report released today by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, which tells the stories of all 25 transgender people who h… Read The post 2017 Is The Deadliest Year Yet For Transgender People appeared first on Towleroad.
“In a move certain to please conservatives, President Trump added five names to his list of candidates for a prospective U.S. Supreme Court vacancy as he presses ahead with a campaign to move the federal judiciary to the right,” Reuters [...]
Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez scored first-half goals for Arsenal in a 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League as the Gunners looked to restore a sense of supremacy in north London after a disastrous campaign last season.
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Everyone loves sleeping, right? That much is made even more evident from how often sleeping-related startups succeed from crowdfunding. Show More Summary
Kayla Moore appeared at a Women For Moore rally in Alabama just now to attack the media, the DNC, the Human Rights Campaign, and anybody else who objects to her husband’s hatred of “transgender bathrooms” and “transgenders in the military.”...Show More Summary
The Human Rights Campaign finally acknowledged the retail giant is not treating its employees — including LGBT employees — humanely. Jerame Davis says HRC should have made this point much sooner.
Dave Lutz, head of ETFs at JonesTrading, has an overview of today's markets. US markets are green Friday morning. The US dollar is falling after Robert Mueller issued subpoenas to members of Trump's campaign. WTI oil is rising. Here's...Show More Summary
Dear @horsefish57, You were right and I was wrong. No, I don't mean that my newspaper is trying to destroy “culture” through a campaign of “psychological terror,” as you wrote on Twitter. Nor do I think, as some other correspondents have complained, that I am a “master of #fakenews” or an exquisite propagandist. I think if I were any sort […]
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, hailed the outcome of Australia’s Marriage Law Postal Survey, where results show that 61.6 percent of Australian voters who participated in the survey endorse marriage equality. Show More Summary
His campaign has been tied to Wikileaks. He's cozied up to a human rights abuser. His attorney general is being grilled. And it's only Tuesday. The post Is this craziest week in a crazy year of Donald Trump? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
That is the correct word to describe the Roy Moore campaign, the accusations against him, how those accusations are being dealt with, the defenses against them, and the way the right is handling all things. Debacle. One hardly knows where to begin. Show More Summary
Myanmar's army cleared itself of any abuses against Rohingya civilians on Monday, following an internal probe that a rights group said aimed to "whitewash" an ethnic cleansing campaign against the Muslim minority. The findings were released...Show More Summary
Police commission upheld three complaints by Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign over officers’ actions towards activists Police Scotland has been warned that it risked breaching the human rights of pro-Palestinian activists by interfering...Show More Summary
Some of the most influential figures in the far right have suggested that the Rohingya had Burma’s ethnic-cleansing campaign coming.
Report by human rights watchdog criticises the blocking of humanitarian aid at same time as carrying out bombing campaigns Forces loyal to Bashar al-Assad in Syria have committed crimes against humanity through their “starve or surrender”...Show More Summary