Kanye Wests Dark Turn to the Anti-Gay Christian Right

In the latest born-again-Kanye news, its been reported that the newly-saved rapper is headlining the prayer rally Awaken 2020, which will also be headed up by a bunch of bring his Sunday Service choir to a 10-hour Arizona event this Saturday, Jan. 18, where evangelical leaders and celebritieswho have referred to homosexuality as a spirit of lawlessness and opposed legislation that bans discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientationwill stand at the pulpit to address the masses. In a 2005 conversation with the DJ and radio host Sway, Kanye the legislation that could keep trans peopleespecially poor and black trans womensafe while smiling along with your rich, white conservative trans in-law. The former requires real engagement and …

Survey Determines The Best Country To Raise A Family How Does Your Home Match Up?

If you’re looking to start a family, it appears that the Arctic nations of the world are among the best countries to raise a child, according to a newly released international survey. This year’s Best Countries to Raise Kids report is based on data from the overall 2020 Best Countries Report, a global perception-based survey now in its fifth year. The report covers how nations are perceived based on a “number of qualitative characteristics” and scores and ranks countries using a model developed by the BAV Group and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in consultation with US News & World Report. More than 20,000 “engaged citizens” from across the dozens of countries were surveyed on 65 country attributes …

GP criticises Mller’s gin-flavoured yoghurts

“I welcome public discussion and debate around our use of alcohol, which clearly can be enjoyed sensibly, but in light of the Dry January campaign and the health benefits it brings I question whether this product is really necessary.” Image Copyright @selbygp @selbygp Follow BBC Yorkshire on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Send your story ideas to yorkslincs.news@bbc.co.uk.

TS Eliot prize-winner Roger Robinson: I want these poems to help people to practise empathy

From a lament for the victims of Grenfell Tower to snapshots of Windrush arrivals activist, musician and poet Roger Robinson discusses the inspiration behind his prizewinning collection Since I was 19 Ive been living in England and thinking Id go home, but there was a point, around six years go, when I realised Im here now: Im black British. So says Roger Robinson, who this week won the Grenfell Tower are followed by a crisp snapshot of idealistic young Jamaicans disembarking from the A musician and cultural activist as well as a poet, Robinson is no stranger to public interventions. In 2018, he launched a Twitter appeal for 100 poems protesting about the mistreatment of the Windrush generation. He also …