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Thursday, 18 April 2019

Time 100's LGBTQ Honorees Include Lady Gaga, Ryan Murphy, Indya Moore

Time 100's LGBTQ Honorees Include Lady Gaga, Ryan Murphy, Indya Moore
Time magazine released its list of the world's 100 "most influential people" on Wednesday – and there are some prominent LGBTQ figures who are ...

The long road to LGBTQ equality

The long road to LGBTQ equality
The fight for equality is a long road to travel and it's even harder when the fight is for LGBTQ equality. Last week ...

Pete Buttigieg Didn't Let Anti-LGBTQ Protesters Get In The Way Of His Rallies

Pete Buttigieg Didn't Let Anti-LGBTQ Protesters Get In The Way Of His Rallies
As he barnstormed Iowa for the first time as a declared presidential candidate, Fort Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg was heckled by anti-LGBTQ protesters ...

Texas must stop messing with LGBTQ citizens

Texas must stop messing with LGBTQ citizens
My brother lived at a time when it wasn't OK to be gay. He was an Army officer and later a brilliant engineer who developed detection equipment to ...

Rep. Lisonbee returns to Facebook after deleting her social media accounts to deal with threats ...

Rep. Lisonbee returns to Facebook after deleting her social media accounts to deal with threats ...
Karianne Lisonbee is back on Facebook after deleting her social media accounts amid a firestorm of criticism related to her past statements on LGBTQ ...

LGBTQ groups praise Michigan's new adoption anti-discrimination bills

LGBTQ groups praise Michigan's new adoption anti-discrimination bills
LGBTQ advocates are speaking out in favor of three bills just introduced in the state Legislature that would outlaw discrimination on the basis of ...

Conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors might be on its way out in North Carolina. Here's why.

Conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors might be on its way out in North Carolina. Here's why.
When Garrard Conley's father found out his son was gay, he began to look for a cure. Conley met with a therapist one on one for six months, who tried ...

Anti-LGBTQ group Heritage Foundation has hosted four anti-trans panels so far in 2019

Anti-LGBTQ group Heritage Foundation has hosted four anti-trans panels so far in 2019
The Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank that has railed against LGBTQ equality for decades, hosted its fourth anti-transgender panel of the ...

Eco-anxiety: Do you have climate change anxiety? What is the mental health condition and how to ...

Eco-anxiety: Do you have climate change anxiety? What is the mental health condition and how to ...
- Psychology Today offers a general overview of eco-anxiety though, describing it as “a fairly recent psychological disorder affecting an increasing ...

For serious mental illness, early intervention is key

For serious mental illness, early intervention is key
- The center has been at the forefront of responding to what mental health ... Cynthia Whitaker is chief of services at Greater Nashua Mental Health ...

He's Living With Severe Mental Illness. Should He Face the Death Penalty?

He's Living With Severe Mental Illness. Should He Face the Death Penalty?
- A trial will take place as soon as Otto's mental condition stabilizes, unless the prosecutor agrees to let him be committed to a hospital permanently ...

Children as young as nine are talking about suicide in class, teachers' survey reveals

Children as young as nine are talking about suicide in class, teachers' survey reveals
- Four in five teachers said they have seen a rise in pupils experiencing mental health problems, according to a poll conducted by the National ...

Why Are More Celebrities Like Justin Bieber and Britney Spears Speaking Out on Mental Health?

Why Are More Celebrities Like Justin Bieber and Britney Spears Speaking Out on Mental Health?
- For far too long there has been a stigma surrounding mental health. This stigma has not only made it difficult for many people to get help, but it has ...

The kids are not all right. High schools grapple with rising rates of mental illness

The kids are not all right. High schools grapple with rising rates of mental illness
- The students sit around tables with their laptops, presenting their research projects about mental health during the school's Health and Wellness Night.

Why Are So Many Teen Athletes Struggling With Depression?

Why Are So Many Teen Athletes Struggling With Depression?
Mental-health challenges are not unique to competitive student athletes like Isabella, of course: Nearly half of American youths struggle with a mental ...

A wealthy investor who wants to break up big tech asks: 'Why in the world would you want a ...

A wealthy investor who wants to break up big tech asks: 'Why in the world would you want a ...
- He said that years of neoliberal policies have resulted in America's vast inequality, and that we must stop looking for giant corporations to "do good" ...

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