What is IDAHOBIT 2022? Explanation of the meaning of awareness day

If you’ve been on social media today, you’ve probably seen everyone talking about IDAHOBIT. The weird word has nothing to do with The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit or Idaho, it’s an awareness day that actually means International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Held each year on May 17, it aims to raise … Read more

Delhi High Court expresses dissatisfaction over ‘objectionable comments’ in center’s affidavit opposing live broadcast

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday expressed its great dissatisfaction over “objectionable comments” made in the Central Government’s affidavit opposing the live broadcast of the proceedings in the case involving the recognition and registration of marriages between persons of the same sex in the country. The Center had claimed that the applicant is trying to … Read more

What to read on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia? Durham Libraries have recommendations

May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. The day was created in 2004 to draw attention to the violence and discrimination experienced by LGBTQIA people and is now celebrated in more than 130 countries. Experts say books can play an important role in starting conversations about equity and inclusion, as well … Read more

Center opposes live streaming petition at Delhi High Court

The Center has opposed the live broadcast of the proceedings in the case concerning the recognition and registration of same-sex marriages in the country before the High Court in Delhi, arguing that neither the matter involves the violation of any fundamental rights, nor is it relative to national importance. . In the response to the … Read more

ANTHONY CAVA TO RETIRE AS PRESIDENT AND CEO OF ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IN SOMERSET

ANTHONY CAVA RETIRES AS PRESIDENT AND CEO OF ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON SOMERSET UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL Patrick Delaney, COO, takes over Helm in 2023 SOMERVILLE, NJ, May 16, 2022 – Anthony V. Cava, MS, RPH, FACHE, will retire from his role as President and CEO of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health Center, … Read more

Lawmakers from Va. leave LGBTQ students in a precarious position

The Fairfax County, Virginia, School Board voted 9-3 on April 14 to approve the appointment of a new school superintendent for the county school system after more than 200 students, including members of an LGBTQ student group, held demonstrations against the appointment at several high schools earlier in the day. After a months-long search process, … Read more

Kendrick Lamar receives praise for Pro-Trans ‘Auntie Diaries’

On the new Kendrick Lamar album mr moral and the great climbers, the rapper tackles a lot of topics. One track in particular that’s starting a lot of conversations among fans online is “Auntie Diaries,” in which Lamar raps about a pair of transgender characters. Twitter users were quick to praise the song, with one … Read more

Brief news: May 13 | Greenwich Sentinel

League of Women Voters 2022 Greenwich Award WinnersThe Greenwich Board of the League of Women Voters (LWV) has announced its award-winning volunteers: Mary Award winner Nancy Aborn Duffy; and Helaine Aronson Winer, winner of the Burnett Prize. To read about his background and awards, visit the LWV website. Nancy and Helaine will be recognized at … Read more

A new social media campaign by Stop AAPI Hate and others calls for safer public spaces

Riding a bike down the street or on a bus in Los Angeles, Candice Cho isn’t doing anything particularly unusual: Strange things happen on the streets of Hollywood every day. And yet her existence as an Asian woman is enough for many to unleash swarms of verbal abuse, often racist. “Hello Mulan!” a man yelled … Read more

What the annulment of Roe v. Wade on behalf of the court for the LGBTQIA+ community of New Mexico

If the US Supreme Court overrules Roe vs. Wadeas is now expected this summer, the rights of the LGBTQIA+ community will be in jeopardy, advocates believe. In the leaked draft opinion revealing the Supreme Court will likely overturn Roe vs. Wade this summer, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito attacked the court’s arguments written in the … Read more

Disney will donate part of Gay Pride 2022 merchandise sales to a group that promotes LGBTQ curricula in public schools

The Walt Disney Company has announced that a portion of expected sales from its upcoming 2022 Pride Merch collection will be donated to an organization that has been promoting the teaching of LGBTQ curricula in public schools for the past 20 years. Source: Disney Parks YouTube RELATED: Disney to push its pro-grooming agenda in new … Read more

Meow Wolf has just announced its expansion to Texas.

The Sante Fe-Born Art Meow Wolf tourist attraction will open two more permanent locations in Texas in 2023, a move that has drawn some criticism online. Secret tunnels, colorful and immersive sets, and mysterious lore: Meow Wolf exhibits are part theme park, part modern art museum, and part portal to another world. Meow Wolf began … Read more

The 5 Biggest Issues Facing LGBTQ Families Today

Families with one parent or child who identifies as LGBTQ They face many challenges that other families do not. Some laws exclude same-sex couples; others target transgender children. Discrimination makes it that much harder to live and thrive as a queer or trans person. It’s hard enough raising a child to begin with, but LGBTQ … Read more

US ruling on abortion will reverberate around the world

Photo by Matthew Hatcher/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Abortion rights activists around the world have watched in horror as the United States appears to be reversing nearly 50 years of progress on abortion. A leaked draft Supreme Court decision suggests that the nation’s right to abortion is likely to be overturned, with the repeal of … Read more