Thursday, July 29

LGBT

China, cuentas, derechos de las mujeres, grupos, LGBT, minorías sexuales, Noticias, Redes sociales, WeChat

WeChat closes accounts of LGBT groups in China | Digital Trends Spanish

WeChat, the most popular social networking service in China, deleted accounts on LGBT issues maintained by university students and non-governmental groups. The platform sent account administrators a notice that they were violating the rules, but did not provide further details, according to the founder of one of the LGBT groups, who asked not to be identified in an AP article for possible retaliation by the government. It is still not clear if this decision was ordered from the executive, but it comes at a time when the government tightens political controls and tries to silence groups that could criticize it. The same source pointed out that the official attitude is increasingly strict. The content of the WeChat accounts that included personal stories and photos of collective events we...
LGBT, LGBT pride, Life, Life & Culture, Small Business, Strategy

The founder of a new queer-friendly Black barbershop in Brooklyn wants to take the anxiety out of getting a haircut — and he’s booking up fast

Barbershops have long been regarded as a sanctuary for Black men. But many shops have not always welcomed the LGBTQ+ community, making grooming a necessary evil. To help remedy this, Kadeem Woodson is opening his own shop in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. LoadingSomething is loading. Kade...
Drag Race, Entertainment, LGBT, LGBT Community, Ru Paul, Ru Paul's Drag Race, Weekend BI UK

Miss Fame says there’s one key thing businesses can do to better support the LGBT community:’Pay them.’

Kurtis Dam-Mikkelsen, AKA drag queen Miss Fame, explained how companies can engage with LGBT people. There must be investment in relationships with community members beyond Pride month, they said. People should always feel that their worth is continuous, not compartmentalized, they added. See more stories on Insider's business page. Companies need to ramp up their support for the LGBT community and prove that they're not just representing them during Pride month, Kurtis Dam-Mikkelsen, also known as drag queen Miss Fame, said.They need to invest in long-term relationships with members of the LGBT community, Dam-Mikkelsen told Insid...
drag, Entretenimiento, LGBT, LGBTQ, Netflix, peliculas en netflix, películas LGBTQ en Netflix

The best LGBTQ movies on Netflix | Digital Trends Spanish

Looking for a good LGBTQ-themed movie to watch? There are many options on Netflix, from romantic movies and those that will make you cry to moving but intense documentaries and much more. You can't go wrong with any of these LGBTQ movies on Netflix. When you're done going through this list, check out the Top 20 Movies to Watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and HBO, and the Best Netflix Original Movies of the moment. Based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Stephen Chbosky, this film tells the story of Charlie, a young man struggling with depression and anxiety. He frequently writes letters to a friend about his life in high school, including the time he saw the high school quarterback and a popular student kiss, and his desperate pleas for him to keep it a sec...