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The movement of obtaining the rights to gay marriage has been seen across many countries. The ideology and the stereotypes set on LGBTQ are closely diminishing, leading to a more liberal point of view. The reason behind this increased support was explained by Sarah Jackson, an assistant professor in the College of Arts, Media, and Design in the Northeastern University.   According to Jackson, public visibility of...

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Simon Lokodo is the minister of "ethics and integrity" in Uganda and a promoter of Uganda’s anti-homosexuality bill, which seemed set to become law until President Yoweri Museveni halted it because of the pending scientific advice. However, the delay was a small victory, for activists dismayed a week earlier when Museveni insisted that he would approve the legislation. The LGBTQ activists are risking their lives...

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Who does not dream of a welcoming and affordable housing communities and huge skyscraper buildings? One such dreamer is Claire Coletti who did her graduation and masters in Architecture from Northeastern University. Coletti belongs to the transgender community and believes that it is her unique vision that drives her to explore inclusive architecture. It is her desire for leading a “normal life” that has helped...

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  Who does not dream of welcoming and affordable housing communities? One such dreamer is Claire Coletti who did her graduation and masters in Architecture from Northeastern University. Coletti belongs to the transgender community and believes that it is her unique vision that drives her to explore inclusive architecture. It is her desire for leading a “normal life” that has helped her in her field of...

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A unique study of transgender health in Massachusetts was conducted by Kerith Conron, an associate research scientist at the Institute of Urban Health Research of the Northeastern University. Conron observed social and economic inequities that warrant policy intervention.   American Journal of Public Health published the findings of the Massachusetts Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System which consists of a telephone survey of randomly selected adults who volunteer...

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No matter how inclusive US may claim itself to be, people belonging to the LGBTQA+ community have to face discrimination at all phases of life. Not only do they face prejudices and stereotypes but resentment for not conforming to the given binary gender norms. One of the major problems they face is the lack of communication with other fellow LGBTQA+ members and share their experiences....

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