The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights estimates that only 10 percent of people from the LGBTI community go to the police when they are assaulted.
Trans people are vulnerable targets, but the LGBT community has been targeted since Trump took office.
The LGBT story was a power-play. Trump’s heart was never in rolling back the legislation. However far-right he is on certain key issues, he’s a cosmopolitan New Yorker who has worked his whole life in the hospitality sector, where sexuality just isn’t an issue.
The Republican Party has not only taken a wrong turn. It has also placed itself on the wrong side of American history.
A debate surrounding plans for a newly-designed set of U.S. paper currency has set the whole of the United States abuzz. The year 2020 will mark the centennial of women's suffrage in that country. Several days ago, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew announced that 2020 would also see a new set of banknotes issued, [Read more]
Respect ... needs to stay as discreet as the phenomenon.
The majority of people in this country do not agree with the legality of same-sex marriage. Same-sex marriage is considered a form of deviation from moral and religious norms.
Freedom is not freedom when it denies others freedom.
Just 10 years ago, it went without saying for Republicans that they would win elections while defending anti-gay positions. The outcry raised by Indiana and its sneaky law on religious freedom is shutting down this automatic mechanism. It is evidence of the healthy divorce that has taken place between conservative law [Read more]