Whale Oil is running a reader survey on age, gender, sexual identity and where you live.
Actually they are running a second survey because the first one was faulty. 456 more words
The scene is the study at 221B Whitechapel Road in East London. Sherlock Homophobe, the great Victorian sleuth, and anti-gay rights campaigner, is seated by the window, reading a copy of The Illustrated London Heterosexual Gazette. 275 more words
Racism. Sexism. Homophobia. Xenophobia. Islamophobia. And many other IsmPhobias.
I listen in on these debates and realise that it’s the same arguments being used by everyone; the interesting thing is how people switch their arguments depending on which identity is activated at the time. 731 more words
The majority of Americans support the rights of the LGBT community. Christian religious extremists oppose any protections for the group. When North Carolina passed a law to “protect women in public restrooms,” it forced transgendered Americans to ‘use the bathroom of the gender on their birth certificate.’ When Governor Pat McCrory not only signed the bill, but added his support to the anti-gay legislation, Businesses immediately either left the state, or cancelled future plans to open in Charlotte and other cities. 534 more words
Future-former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory reacts to the NBA All-Star Game leaving his state after he called for and got a law (the infamous HB2) that took away non-discrimination protections from LGBTQ people and told trans people that they literally cannot use public bathrooms: 115 more words