LGBT  (Page 1)

Faculty and Staff at U. Minnesota to Undergo LGBT Pronoun Training

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 8:00am 1/22/2020 at 8:00am

This is madness. When is someone going to say enough and refuse to comply?

The College Fix reports:

University of Minnesota faculty, staff to undergo LGBT pronoun training

Faculty and staff at the University of Minnesota are gearing up to undergo pronoun training in order to make the campus a more welcoming environment for...

Read More...
 
 
 

Denver Post Columnist Says He Was Fired Because of His ‘Insistence That There Are Only Two Sexes’

https://youtu.be/C3i398o8uJg
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 3:00pm 1/21/2020 at 3:00pm
https://youtu.be/C3i398o8uJg

A libertarian columnist for The Denver Post says he lost his job last week after butting heads with the paper’s editors over his science-based belief that there are only two sexes – man and woman.

(more…)

 
 
 

J.K. Rowling Accused of “Transphobia” for Stating a Basic Truth About Womanhood

https://youtu.be/cQZp9H_Jxcw
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/19/2019 at 3:00pm
https://youtu.be/cQZp9H_Jxcw

Author J.K. Rowling is facing backlash this week from transgender rights activists and their supporters. On Twitter, she supported a British woman who lost her job earlier this year after old tweets surfaced where she stated biological men could not be women.

(more…)

 
 
 

Columbia University Prof Suggests Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a Queer Icon

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 11:30am 12/15/2019 at 11:30am

Merry Christmas from the campus left. Is there any holiday that progressives can’t ruin with politics?

Campus Reform reports:

Ivy League prof: Rudolph is ‘queerest holiday special’ even though conservatives will be ‘infuriated’

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” is a “queer” icon whether “conservatives” like it or not, according to one Ivy League professor.

Columbia University...

Read More...
 
 
 

Portland State University Now Offering ‘Queer Ecologies’ Class

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/12/2019 at 12:00pm

How is the study of science improved through the addition of identity politics?

The College Fix reports:

Portland State University offers ‘queer ecologies’ class

A class at Portland State University allows students to study “queer ecologies,” with numerous queer-centric topics discussed through a “queer lens” in order to understand “queer identity and experience.”

A flier...

Read More...
 
 
 

Chick-fil-A Will Focus Charitable Donations on ‘Education, Homelessness and Hunger’

http://www.chick-fil-a.com/Food/Cards
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 5:00pm 11/18/2019 at 5:00pm
http://www.chick-fil-a.com/Food/Cards

Chick-fil-A President and COO Tim Tassopoulos told Bisnow its foundation will no longer donate to faith-based organizations:

After donating to more than 300 charitable organizations this year, the Atlanta-based fast-food chain will instead focus on three initiatives with one accompanying charity each: education, homelessness and hunger.

(more…)

 
 
 

U. Arizona Hosts ‘Kid-Friendly’ Workshop on Dressing in Drag

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 11:30am 11/2/2019 at 11:30am

The left is really pushing drag culture on kids now. This is definitely a thing.

Campus Reform reports:

UArizona advertises ‘Drag as Therapy’ workshop as ‘kid-friendly’

The University of Arizona hosted a workshop Saturday to help “guide” individuals through the exploration of the “cathartic experience” of dressing in drag.

In a news release obtained by...

Read More...
 
 
 

Student Govt. at Texas State Says ‘Coming Out as Conservative’ Event is Homophobic

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 8:00am 10/22/2019 at 8:00am

It’s not uncommon for people who are gay and conservative to say that it was easier for them to come out as gay than conservative.

The College Fix reports:

Texas State U. student government labels ‘come...

Read More...
 
 
 

Gay Men Left Out of University’s LGBT Month Programming

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 21, 2019 at 8:00am 10/21/2019 at 8:00am

Are gay men problematic for the left now? Are they part of the so-called ‘toxic masculinity’ we’ve been told is such a big problem?

The College Fix reports:

University’s LGBT...

Read More...
 
 
 

Amid LGBT Protests, First UK Chick-fil-A to Close in Six Months

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 10/20/2019 at 6:00pm

Here at LI, we’ve long covered the left’s irrational and intolerant protests of and attempts to shut down / bar the opening of Chick-fil-A restaurants across the nation.  The popular restaurant chain recently opened their first restaurant in the UK and now, following protests by LGBT groups, are...

Read More...
 
 
 

Pronouns Gone Wild: Obsession Moves From Campus To Politics

https://youtu.be/41XYzO4c_qE
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/17/2019 at 1:00pm
https://youtu.be/41XYzO4c_qE

Over the last several years, we have seen the migration of progressive culture from the halls of college campuses to the mainstream. The creation and recognition of ‘International Pronouns Day’ is a perfect example.

(more…)

 
 
 

CNN’s Chris Cuomo said his pronouns were “she, her, and hers” — and progressive hell broke loose

https://youtu.be/2lEk5D-R_To
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 6:00pm 10/12/2019 at 6:00pm
https://youtu.be/2lEk5D-R_To

Earlier this week, CNN hosted an LGBT+ town hall, at which candidates promised to strip the constitution of freedom of religion and speech, among other things.

CNN host Chris Cuomo introduced Democrat presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), and when she listed her “gender identification pronouns” as “she, her, and hers.” Cuomo...

Read More...
 
 
 

Duke University Rejects Christian Student Group Over LGBT Policy

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 20, 2019 at 8:00am 9/20/2019 at 8:00am

The group, Young Life, doesn’t discriminate against gay people. They just don’t believe gay people should serve in staff positions because they’re serious about being Christians.

WRAL News reports:

Student government at Duke University rejects Young Life, citing its LGBTQ policy

Duke University’s...

Read More...
 
 
 

Iowa Joins List of States Now Enjoying California’s ‘Travel Ban’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yeyzmGr4zY
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:00am 9/18/2019 at 9:00am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yeyzmGr4zY

California added Iowa to the list of states on its “travel ban” list because of the state’s new prohibition against funding gender-transition surgeries under Medicaid.

The announcement by state Att...

Read More...
 
 
 

Student Leaders at Notre Dame Take on ‘Heteronormativity’ in Dorm Policy

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 8:00am 9/17/2019 at 8:00am

Notre Dame has single sex dorms and according to student critics, this is a problem for LGBT students on campus.

The College Fix reports:

Student leaders fight ‘heteronormativity’ at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame to this day exclusively maintains single-sex dorms, with all-male and all-female residence halls at the 177-year-old Catholic institution.

Now...

Read More...
 
 
 

Two Universities in Florida Hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’ in Their Libraries

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/13/2019 at 12:00pm

This is something that has been stirring controversy in many parts of the country. It was only a matter of time before it was embraced by academia.

The College Fix reports:

University libraries hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’

Two universities in Florida are hosting “Drag Queen Story Hours” as part of their initiative to...

Read More...
 
 
 

UC Berkeley Course Encourages Students to Share Stories of ‘Queer Experiences’ With Middle Schoolers

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 10:00am 9/12/2019 at 10:00am

Isn’t middle school a little early for this? Don’t kids this age have enough to deal with?

Campus Reform reports:

Berkeley ‘Bear Closet’ course: Students share ‘queer’ experiences with middle schoolers for credit

A University of California, Berkeley course starting September 19 will offer students the chance to share “queer-related stories” with local middle...

Read More...