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Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Sesame Workshop disputes LGBTQ inspiration for Bert and Ernie

Sesame Workshop disputes LGBTQ inspiration for Bert and Ernie
- a question that's been bandied about for decades: Are Sesame Street dynamic duo Bert and Ernie more than just roommates? Or are they instead ...

Tokyo Proposes Ordinance Prohibiting LGBTQ Discrimination Ahead Of 2020 Olympics

Tokyo Proposes Ordinance Prohibiting LGBTQ Discrimination Ahead Of 2020 Olympics
- As Tokyo prepares to host the upcoming 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the city's local government is looking to polish up its image on LGBTQ ...

Biblical Sexuality and the LGBTQ Questions

Biblical Sexuality and the LGBTQ Questions
- So when the LGBTQ community asks difficult questions on sexual choice and identity, manyof us are left floundering. Granted this is the age of the ...

Steven Universe' creator illuminates the power of personal work — including LGBTQ representation

Steven Universe' creator illuminates the power of personal work — including LGBTQ representation
- Rebecca Sugar, the pioneering showrunner of the Cartoon Network smash “Steven Universe,” returned to her native terrain over the weekend — to ...

The Fight for LGBTQ Equality in Israel

The Fight for LGBTQ Equality in Israel
- For example, Israel leads other developed countries on some issues, like acceptance of LGBTQ people in the military and banning discrimination ...

Andy Silveira details going from priesthood to LGBTQ activism

Andy Silveira details going from priesthood to LGBTQ activism
- And somehow I still wasn't able to accept myself. Earlier in July, the Delhi High Court judgement happened and that's when the LGBTQ community ...

Transgender community in Jordan faces abuse, discrimination

Transgender community in Jordan faces abuse, discrimination
LGBTQ rights in Jordan are tenuous, to say the least. Although the country decriminalized “same-sex behaviour” in 1951, cases of abuse and ...

Moncton's only LGBTQ bar closes

Moncton's only LGBTQ bar closes
- Two longtime night club owners in Moncton will soon be making their last call. The city's LGBTQ bar called Triangles will be closing its ...

Study links weight to when the school bell rings

Study links weight to when the school bell rings
- So Gariépy decided to home in on the impact of school start times. .... A field of medicine that has to do with children and especially child health.

A dangerous trend among expectant mothers in Japan may be lowering the country's life expectancy

A dangerous trend among expectant mothers in Japan may be lowering the country's life expectancy
- Lead author of the study and Japanese epidemiologist at Japan's National Center for Child Health and Development, Naho Morisaki, is worried about ...

One girl's epilepsy journey helping to pinpoint causes of condition

One girl's epilepsy journey helping to pinpoint causes of condition
- Sadleir's research is being funded by Cure Kids, who will celebrate Red Nose ... New Zealand helping raise funds for life-saving child health research.

New Mexico no longer in last place on child poverty

New Mexico no longer in last place on child poverty
- That beats living at 100 percent of the poverty level or below, but it's not the optimal situation for healthy growth and development of our kids.”.

Too much screen time the top reason for teenage sleep problems: survey

Too much screen time the top reason for teenage sleep problems: survey
- The C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health at the University of Michigan questioned 1,018 parents with at least one child age ...

Bank Workers Fight to Rein in Global Finance

Bank Workers Fight to Rein in Global Finance
- Workers, organized with the Committee for Better Banks, a campaign from the Communication Workers of America and community groups, led the ...

US increasingly isolated from the UN ahead of General Assembly

US increasingly isolated from the UN ahead of General Assembly
- June, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley rebuked the UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty for including the U.S. in a report about ...

Bloomberg backs global trade to combat poverty

Bloomberg backs global trade to combat poverty
- Trade has cut poverty throughout the world and it is one of the most powerful ... Bloomberg said: “Most US business leaders support strong business ...

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