NCAA Moves All Championship Events Out of NC Over LGBTQ Law

NCAA Moves All Championship Events Out of NC Over LGBTQ Law

Yesterday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, and Equality NC, the statewide organization working to secure equal rights and justice for LGBTQ North Carolinians, hailed the NCAA’s decision to stand up for LGBTQ equality by moving all 2016-2017 championship events out of the […]

Independence Day Does Not Equal Freedom for Many Americans

Independence Day Does Not Equal Freedom for Many Americans

The fourth of July is celebrated annually in America as Independence Day. Although the country as a whole might be liberated, many Americans are anything but free. African-Americans have long been viewed as second-class citizens while being oppressed, mistreated, and disproportionately targeted. The recent Orlando massacre also highlights another portion of America that has yet to witness […]

An Indonesian Ethnicity Recognizes Five Genders [Video]

An Indonesian Ethnicity Recognizes Five Genders [Video]

Indonesia is the world’s fourth-largest democracy and currently has no anti-LGBT policy. Moreover, an ethnic group in the country provides interesting examples of gender diversity and recognizes multiple genders options. Indonesians can even select “transgender” (waria) on their identity card and the language of the Bugis, an ethnic group in South Sulawesi, Indonesia, offers five […]