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miércoles, 7 de agosto de 2013

BC man wins Mr. Gay Europe

BC man wins Mr. Gay Europe"I see this not just as some glamour thing, but as a platform that I can use to target LGBT youth across Europe to improve mental health, physical health and ...

Same-Sex Legal Kit for Dummies

Same-Sex Legal Kit for DummiesFifty years ago, needing to know your rights as an LGBT individual would've largely been a moot point: there were no rights. Today, you have rights but since ...

EA says LGBT inclusivity is good for business

EA says LGBT inclusivity is good for businessWhile being inclusive may sound like an entirely social agenda, it's quite friendly to capitalism too. EA employees spoke about LGBT issues in games at ...

Miami's Hispanic LGBT-rights Unity Coalition names David Kessler ...

Miami's Hispanic LGBT-rights Unity Coalition names David Kessler ...In July UC|CU welcomed Cuban LGBT activist Ignacio Cepero and his wife, transgender advocate Wendy Iriepa to Miami with a series of Community Forums to ...

Leading Off: Latinos caught in eye of baseball's storm

Leading Off: Latinos caught in eye of baseball's stormUnfortunately, Latinos being suspended for PED use is nothing new. ... The figures among Latino offenders are even more staggering in the minor leagues.

Psychologists say 'group-level narcissism' linked to negative ...

Psychologists say 'group-level narcissism' linked to negative ..."When you look at the rhetoric surrounding undocumented, Latino immigrants in the United States, the perspectives vary widely – from those who characterize ...

'The Bachelor' Spices Things Up With First Latino Contestant Juan ...

'The Bachelor' Spices Things Up With First Latino Contestant Juan ...When Fox News Latino reached out to ABC about commenting on this historic “Latino” bachelor, a spokesperson said: “We feel our choice for 'The Bachelor' ...

Latino Unemployment Rate Rises As National Rate Declines

Latino Unemployment Rate Rises As National Rate DeclinesUnfortunately, this decline does not seem to apply to the Latino population. According to The Huffington Post, the Latino unemployment rose from June to July ...

Haitian student studies job satisfaction as poverty solution

Haitian student studies job satisfaction as poverty solutionNemdia Daceney, who discovered a lack of worker satisfaction in one of Haiti's “free zones,” continued her research at Cornell this summer with the hope of ...

Divine and James Franco top this year's NC Gay & Lesbian Film ...

Divine and James Franco top this year's NC Gay & Lesbian Film ...Documentaries will tackle gay marriage: The New Black deals with it from the perspective of the African-American community, while The Campaign tells the story ...

Film documents lives of queer Black visionaries

Film documents lives of queer Black visionariesSeries creator Katina Parker formerly worked as a media strategist for GLAAD, where she focused on helping to get the stories of LGBT African-Americans into ...

Black, gay in a 'Voting Rights-NO, Gay Marriage-YES' world

Black, gay in a 'Voting Rights-NO, Gay Marriage-YES' worldNot only was DOMA finally struck down, but so, too, the anti-gay proponents of ... Section 4 historically protected African-Americans and other disenfranchised ...

Latin America Lags on Reproductive Rights

Latin America Lags on Reproductive RightsIn the last decade, several countries in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region have had the opportunity to experience economic growth and establish ...

Can Latin America's leaders balance climate and growth?

Can Latin America's leaders balance climate and growth?
Latin American countries are challenging the conventional wisdom that confronting climate change undermines economic growth by arguing that climate action ...

Dustin Lance Black Urges Hollywood to Confront Russia's Anti-Gay ...

Dustin Lance Black Urges Hollywood to Confront Russia's Anti-Gay ...Dustin Lance Black Urges Hollywood to Confront Russia's Anti-Gay Laws (Guest ... lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are facing harassment, arrest ...

Finally, not all is spicy in TV's Latino landscape

Finally, not all is spicy in TV's Latino landscapeTV still has a long way to go when it comes to realistically reflecting America's Latino population. However, some strides are being made. Several new fall and ...

Finally, not all is spicy in TV's Latino landscape

Finally, not all is spicy in TV's Latino landscapeTV still has a long way to go when it comes to realistically reflecting America's Latino population. However, some strides are being made. Several new fall and ...

Scott Stringer's stepbrother hits campaign trail, courts Latino vote

Scott Stringer's stepbrother hits campaign trail, courts Latino voteHe understands Latino people better than even most Latinos.” Cuevas said he believes he has helped to shape Stringer's views on stop-and-frisk policing and ...

Hispanics Criticize Dem Congressman's Use of 'Brown People'

Hispanics Criticize Dem Congressman's Use of 'Brown People'"Is 'brown people' an offensive term for Latinos?" asks an article in NBC Latino. The question was prompted by the fact that a Democratic congressman, normally ...

Oprah Winfrey The Latest African American Under Racial Attack On ...

Oprah Winfrey The Latest African American Under Racial Attack On ...Fox News' Jesse Watters was so hilariously hypocriticial when he called himself “disappointed” in Oprah Winfrey for not working to “elevate the conversation” ...

CMS to consider K-12 school for African-American males

CMS to consider K-12 school for African-American males<Police in Avery County are in the middle of death investigation after the body of a 14-year-old boy was found in the spillway of the Mill Pond dam in Banner Elk, ...

Antidoping to celebrate Afro-Mexican legacy in concert

Antidoping to celebrate Afro-Mexican legacy in concert 18 at San Diego's WorldBeat Center the legacy of the defender of African-American rights, Marcus Garvey, and Afro-Mexican history. Makeda Dread, director of ...

Larry Summers Clashed With African-American Scholars At Harvard

Larry Summers Clashed With African-American Scholars At HarvardBut even before those instances, Summers had clashed with another group at Harvard: the professors in the Department of African and African American Studies ...

In Haiti, Focus on Families

In Haiti, Focus on FamiliesThe kids' poverty and need for adult contact becomes immediately clear. Kids latch ... Poor families in Haiti often give away one or more of their children. Parents ...

How the Gay Liberation Front Manifesto helped to shape me

How the Gay Liberation Front Manifesto helped to shape meInspired by the ideas of the black civil rights movement in the US, I had already conceptualised LGBT people as an oppressed minority, similar to black people...