Fight Camp Diary Room: Week 2 ft Eddie Hearn, fighters, staff & more! (Harper vs Jonas)

Welcome to the Fight Camp Diaries! We built a Big Brother-esque place for fighters, trainers, staff to come and leave their thoughts during fight week – Enjoy! Timestamp: Weds 5th Aug – 00:00 – Dave Coldwell 02:32 – Darren Barker 05:12 – Terri Harper, Stefy Bull & Ray Doyle 07:46 – Eddie Hearn 08:27 – … Read more Fight Camp Diary Room: Week 2 ft Eddie Hearn, fighters, staff & more! (Harper vs Jonas)

Hiroshima marks 75th anniversary of world’s first atomic bombing

Bells have tolled in Japan’s Hiroshima for the 75th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bombing, with ceremonies downsized due to the coronavirus pandemic and the city’s mayor urging nations to reject self-centred nationalism and commit to nuclear disarmament more seriously. About 140,000 people were killed after the US aircraft Enola Gay dropped an untested … Read more Hiroshima marks 75th anniversary of world’s first atomic bombing

SPURS at PACERS | SCRIMMAGE HIGHLIGHTS | July 28, 2020

In their 3rd and final NBA restart scrimmage game in Orlando, the Spurs defeated the Pacers, 118-111. Rudy Gay led the way for the Spurs with 23 PTS, 4 REB and 5 AST, while Myles Turner tallied 17 PTS and 10 REB for the Pacers. Subscribe to the NBA: https://on.nba.com/2JX5gSN Full Game Highlights Playlist: https://on.nba.com/2rjGMge … Read more SPURS at PACERS | SCRIMMAGE HIGHLIGHTS | July 28, 2020

Conservationists Use Infrared Drones to Save Australia’s Koalas from Extinction

This koala is snacking on its favorite food. But here on the east coast of Australia, there are fewer eucalyptus trees than there used to be. Habitat destruction is just one threat to this species. Infrared drone technology is now being used to help track koalas in the wild. The IUCN Red List categorizes koalas … Read more Conservationists Use Infrared Drones to Save Australia’s Koalas from Extinction

Coming out at 90 years old… to my gay daughter – BBC News

Ninety-year-old Kenneth Felts is living proof that it’s never too late. He’s just come out as gay. The Colorado resident used his lockdown time to write his memoirs, which brought back old memories. So Kenneth opened up to his daughter Rebecca about his first love, Phillip – 25 years after she told him she was … Read more Coming out at 90 years old… to my gay daughter – BBC News

HUD Targets Transgender Homeless People with Trump’s First ‘Midnight Rule’

With its June 15 decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered an unambiguous message: Employers cannot discriminate against employees on the basis of gender or sexual orientation. Justice Neil Gorsuch’s sweeping opinion for the 6-3 majority affirms that gay, nonbinary, trans and other LGBTQ individuals enjoy the same federal protections … Read more HUD Targets Transgender Homeless People with Trump’s First ‘Midnight Rule’

LGBT Couples in Russia Face Greater Legislative Prejudice After Constitution Change

(AP) At the Lagutenko wedding in 2017, the couple exchanged vows, rings and kisses in front of friends and relatives, then took a traditional drive in a limousine, stopping at landmarks for photos. But because they are both women, the wedding was not legal in Russia. If they had any hopes they could someday officially … Read more LGBT Couples in Russia Face Greater Legislative Prejudice After Constitution Change

Excl: Majority of public want gay ‘conversion therapy’ banned, as campaigners fear further delay|

A clear majority of the public say so-called gay ‘conversion therapy’ should be banned, according to a poll shared exclusively with ITV News. The findings come as campaigners call on the government to announce a ban next week, after two years of delays. 62% of those surveyed by YouGov, on behalf of the Ozanne Foundation, … Read more Excl: Majority of public want gay ‘conversion therapy’ banned, as campaigners fear further delay|

In Full: Paul Brand’s interview with Mike Davidson on gay ‘conversion therapy’ | ITV News

A clear majority of the public say so-called gay ‘conversion therapy’ should be banned, according to a poll shared exclusively with ITV News. The findings come as campaigners call on the government to announce a ban next week, after two years of delays. 62% of those surveyed by YouGov, on behalf of the Ozanne Foundation, … Read more In Full: Paul Brand’s interview with Mike Davidson on gay ‘conversion therapy’ | ITV News

Polish gay activists fear discrimination after Duda win

The reelection of Andrzej Duda as president of Poland was long feared by LGBT rights activists there. For one couple, Jakub Kwiecinski and Dawid Mycek, it can mean only one thing: more discrimination against them is coming. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more Polish gay activists fear discrimination after Duda win

Coronavirus: Is Anonymity Key to Contact Tracing?

When a large coronavirus cluster was rumored to have begun among gay men partying in Seoul’s most cosmopolitan nightlife district, city health officials opted for anonymity. Anonymous testing was provided in clinics to counter the discrimination and stigma gay men in South Korea often experience — which would have created a barrier authorities worried could … Read more Coronavirus: Is Anonymity Key to Contact Tracing?

Meet Joe Black | “I Love Making Love to You”

Joe Black (Brad Pitt) and Susan Parrish (Claire Forlani) are drawn together in this sexy scene from romantic fantasy Meet Joe Black. Buy/Rent Meet Joe Black! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Meet-Joe-Black-Brad-Pitt/dp/B002DJSBL6/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/meet-joe-black/id316533204 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtbeIgrSHNA Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/search?q=Meet%20Joe%20Black&c=movies Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/1MVbbf4b434791e009cd1ee2f876bd58436 VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/search?searchString=Meet%2520Joe%2520Black Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: https://www.uphe.com/movies/meet-joe-black Bill Parrish (Anthony Hopkins) has it all – success, … Read more Meet Joe Black | “I Love Making Love to You”

Choreographer Galen Hooks on working with top music stars and the power of positive dance

A choreographer whose work reflects the world – gay and trans rights, Black Lives Matter and gender equality – Galen Hooks has been giving virtual classes during the health crisis. You might know her for her work with more than 60 stars of the music world such as Janet Jackson, Justin Bieber, Usher, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, … Read more Choreographer Galen Hooks on working with top music stars and the power of positive dance

Opinion | The Supreme Court rulings, explained by Ruth Marcus

From abortion to gay rights to the president’s taxes, Deputy Editorial Page Editor Ruth Marcus outlines which Supreme Court decisions deserve our attention. Read more: https://wapo.st/2CgnP3r. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Poland election: The fight for LGBT rights – BBC News

Polish President Andrzej Duda, who is seeking re-election on Sunday, is accused of running on an anti-LGBT platform and says he plans to ban same-sex couples from adopting. Before the coronavirus lockdown, Ben Hunte, the BBC’s LGBT correspondent, went to Poland to visit its so-called ‘LGBT-free’ zones, and discovered what life is like for gay … Read more Poland election: The fight for LGBT rights – BBC News