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Most urban Indian professionals say employers don't bother about sexual preferences

Most urban Indian professionals say employers don't bother about sexual preferences -  LGBTQ  professionals in India have reasons to celebrate as they are finding increasing acceptance at workplaces. About 67% of respondents to a ...

The Trump administration wants to let doctors discriminate against trans patients

The Trump administration wants to let doctors discriminate against trans patients -  As Vox's German Lopez wrote in 2016, many  LGBTQ  people experience discrimination in health care settings. In one 2010 survey, 28 percent of trans ...

Trump called out for selling 'LGBTQ for Trump' t-shirts for Pride

Trump called out for selling ' LGBTQ  for Trump' t-shirts for Pride -  We all know that Trump has no shame but you might have thought even he would think twice before hawking merchandise to cash in on Pride ...

Church changes baptismal rules for children of LGBTQ parents

Church changes baptismal rules for children of  LGBTQ  parents -  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints leadership recently overturned a policy that banned the baptism of children of  LGBTQ  ...

South Asian honour culture hounds India and Pakistan's LGBTQ community

South Asian honour culture hounds India and Pakistan's  LGBTQ  community -  Eight years after the first Indian lesbian couple got legally married in the face of death threats,  LGBTQ  youth continue to flee homes to escape secret ...

New York Times Gives Overlooked LGBTQ Figures Their Due

New York Times Gives Overlooked  LGBTQ  Figures Their Due -  Emma Stebbins was the first woman commissioned to create a major sculpture in New York City, and she crafted one of the city's most famous — the ...

The state that is a strange and deeply imperfect LGBTQ pioneer

The state that is a strange and deeply imperfect  LGBTQ  pioneer -  Samantha Allen is a journalist and author of the books "Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States" and "Love and Estrogen." The views ...

Nearly half of LGBTQ workers fear being "out" can hurt their careers

Nearly half of  LGBTQ  workers fear being "out" can hurt their careers -  One of the most rapid social shifts in recent decades is the acceptance of  LGBTQ  people, from gay marriage to television shows featuring transgender ...

China to improve elderly care services

Measures will be taken this year to enhance the quality of elderly care facilities in poverty-stricken rural areas so as to meet the demands of extremely ... View article...

Netflix Latin America Presents 'Little Black Mirror', Three Spanish-Language Shorts To Be ...

These three shorts will be in Spanish and are aimed at the Latinx audience, with a cast of Latinx stars and social media personalities. The 'Little Black ... View article...

Step aside, America. Singapore is now the world's most competitive economy

Asia-Pacific economies performed particularly well this year, with 11 of 14 in the region either improving or maintaining their rankings. Hong Kong, the ... View article...

No One Seems to Agree With Donald Trump That North Korea Missile Tests Did Not Violate UN ...

The apparent chaos at the top of America's foreign policy apparatus came into sharp focus again on Wednesday, as the State Department undermined ... View article...

Fear, Medication and Black Mental Health: A Physician's View From the Front Lines

Black patients are 20 percent more likely to report serious psychological distress than adult whites; African Americans living below poverty are three ... View article...

Trump administration's war on statistics isn't slowing down

Over time, the change would reduce the number of Americans officially counted as poor — not because they've started earning more money but ... View article...

Iran official says some in US pushing for war

Tensions between Washington and Tehran soared recently over America ... Living in poverty and unable to find work, she left for the United States. View article...

O'Rourke Unveils Immigration Plan, Calls for Pathway to Citizenship

... and send 2,000 attorneys to the border to aid asylum seekers. He plans to invest the $5 billion for Central America to combat violence and poverty. View article...