Showing posts with label New York City. Show all posts
Showing posts with label New York City. Show all posts

30 March 2020

civil rights - Lorena Borjas, Pioneering Transgender Latina Activist in NYC, Dies From COVID-19

Staff
NBC News


Goodbye, Lorena... 😔


please press:  www.nbcnewyork.com

ezs note:  Do you have what it takes to pick up the fallen torch of Lorena?  If you have the skills and the moxie to do some of her work, please consider doing some of her work.  Thanks.

💔

Lorena Borjas
1960-2020

08 December 2018

civil rights - No Relief: William Barr Is as Bad as Jeff Sessions — if Not Worse

David Cole
ACLU


William Barr

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0b/William_Barr%2C_official_photo_as_Attorney_General.jpg

please press:  www.aclu.org

ezs note:  Yeah, it's a stretch, but the more people that call their Senators (remember, you have two) the better the chance of keeping Barr out.  When I'm done, I'll call my two Senators - what about you?  

05 December 2018

Poland - Don’t Be Dumb at Brunch: ‘No Gays Allowed’ Billboard Goes Up in NYC, Poland Eyes Anti-Gay Law

Paul Katami, Jeff Zarrillo
Hornet


Poland

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/48/Poland_rel00.jpg

please press:  hornet.com

ezs note:  The story about Poland is the third story.

13 October 2018

Donald Trump - Far-Right ‘Proud Boys’ Kick, Punch People in New York Following Speech From Leader

Will Sommer, Pervaiz Shallwani
Daily Beast


Proud Boys (Seattle, WA)

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e3/Patriot_Prayer_IMG_4630_%2836415342941%29.jpg

please press:  www.thedailybeast.com

21 December 2017

30 March 2017

Illustrator Victor Juhasz on What It Means to Draw Donald Trump

Sarah Grant
Rolling Stone


art by Victor Juhasz

Credit:  http://68.media.tumblr.com/38f75a2207e1d65f69ac183a286fe372/tumblr_of29p1ard81rg365do1_1280.jpg

27 March 2017

The type of transgender you haven't heard of

Christina Capatides
CBS


Credit:  http://differencetalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/queer-explained-in-a-single-chart.png

please press:  http://www.cbsnews.com

ezs note: The misuse of 'transgender" belongs to CBS.  For what it's worth, I pointed the mistake out to them.

15 March 2017

Donald Trump's 2005 tax return (Credit: Rachel Maddow)


Credit:  http://cdn.bipartisanreport.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/27030444690_9912960b63_z.jpg

ezs note:  If you wish to examine Donald Trump's returns more thoroughly, you can do so here.

14 March 2017

A NEW PHASE OF CHAOS ON TRANSGENDER RIGHTS

Jennie Suk Gerson
The New Yorker


Credit:  http://i.amz.mshcdn.com/y6Torcqv5-LckqyWScU5L_KX9r0=/fit-in/1200x9600/http%3A%2F%2Fmashable.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2015%2F11%2FMicah-Bazant-Audre-Lorde-Project-Trans-Day-Resilience-TDOR.jpg

please press:  http://www.newyorker.com

03 March 2017

Transgender Models Find a Home

Alyson Krueger
The New York Times


Credit:   http://www.wonderslist.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Model-Geena-Rocero.jpg

please press:  https://www.nytimes.com