WebDesktop - Smartphones - Tablets  | North America | Keeping up-to-date on social exclusion worldwide | PRESS REVIEW (North America) about social exclusion: Poverty | Inequality | Education | Child health | Teen Health | Mental disorders | LGBTQ | NON-PROFIT initiative : Our mission is to provide the best information on social exclusion worldwide || Raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion

Search This Blog



Tags about global social exclusion | North America

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Liberia: Another Hate Crime in the LGBT Community

Liberia: Another Hate Crime in the LGBT Community
- For now, violence against members of the LGBT (Lesbians, gays, bisexual and transvestites) community goes unreported because of shame or being ...

I kind of felt like the rug was pulled out from under me': Mormon university professor fired for

I kind of felt like the rug was pulled out from under me': Mormon university professor fired for 
- A Mormon university professor was fired from her job after she refused to take down a Facebook post detailing her support for the LGBT community.

Israel, play fair with LGBT families!

Israel, play fair with LGBT families!
- I am referring to the recent decision that continues and underscores the Israeli government's opposition to adoption by same-sex couples. The state's ...

The 28 Best LGBT Relationships in TV History

The 28 Best LGBT Relationships in TV History
LGBT representation on TV still isn't where it should be, but there've been some amazing strides in the last two decades. Not long ago, it was rare to ...

The history of LGBT rights in England & how it affected American attitudes

The history of LGBT rights in England & how it affected American attitudes
- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the decriminalization of adult same-sex sexual expression in England. This followed a long and tortuous ...

Who gets to decide what belongs on the gay pride flag?

Who gets to decide what belongs on the gay pride flag?
- Hikes, a black queer woman and Philadelphia's LGBT affairs director, last month officially added black and brown stripes atop the city's pride flag ...

Idaho professor fired after showing LGBT support on Facebook

Idaho professor fired after showing LGBT support on Facebook
- Former political science professor and LDS church member Ruthie Robertson wrote a lengthy Facebook post in favor of equal rights for the LGBT ...

GBTA Convention 2017: how to protect your LGBT travellers

GBTA Convention 2017: how to protect your LGBT travellers
- Panellists, speaking during a session at the GBTA convention in Boston, said that LGBT risk management is an “incredibly complex and nuanced” ...

The US Falls in a Global Retirement Security Ranking

The US Falls in a Global Retirement Security Ranking
- The U.S. was also dinged because income inequality rose from last year. America got the sixth-lowest score in the material well-being category for all ...

Getting radical about inequality

Getting radical about inequality
-Trump points to a member of the audience before being introduced during a 'Made in America' product showcase at the White ...

How should you teach your kids about their social class?

How should you teach your kids about their social class?
- It mirrors a whole system of childhood inequality in America – from the bullying children have long endured for wearing cheap, unfashionable clothes ...

Injury recovery not just physical

Injury recovery not just physical
- Though Western medicine has traditionally viewed physical and mental health as separate fields, many providers have begun factoring patients' ...

11 Signs Your Mom Might Have Mental Health Problems She's Ignoring

11 Signs Your Mom Might Have Mental Health Problems She's Ignoring
- When someone's struggling with a mental health issue — like depression or anxiety — they may try to ignore the problem, or hope that it goes away.

1 in 3 professional musicians have suffered from an eating disorder

1 in 3 professional musicians have suffered from an eating disorder
- Over 30% of professional musicians have battled with an eating disorder at some point in their life, according to major new research on the mental ...

Too Many Americans Live in a Mental Fog

Too Many Americans Live in a Mental Fog
Mental problems can and do cause poverty, of course, but poverty also exposes people to many of the forces that are known to cause post-traumatic ...

One in three children in Taiwan will have a mental disorder: study

One in three children in Taiwan will have a mental disorder: study
- Nearly one-third of children in Taiwan have mental health problems, with 3.1 percent having had suicidal thoughts within the past six months, ...