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viernes, 15 de noviembre de 2013

Same-sex partner barred from Indiana hospital

Same-sex partner barred from Indiana hospital - "This is a clear violation of LGBT hospital visitation rights," David Stevens, a spokesman for GetEqual Indiana, said about the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and ...

Plaudits for property's most OUTstanding

Plaudits for property's most OUTstanding - The first ever top 50 list of the most powerful LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) business leaders has been produced and it features two property ...

Conservatives more offended by rainbow flag than Confederate ...

Conservatives more offended by rainbow flag than Confederate ... - ... from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling has found that conservative Americans are more offended by the LGBT pride rainbow flag than the Confederate flag.

What the Gay Community Lost While It Was Winning Gay Marriage

What the Gay Community Lost While It Was Winning Gay Marriage - A new book highlights the shortcomings of the campaign for marriage equality—but is it too pessimistic about what its success means for the LGBT community?

Russia's Anti-Gay Bill Author: LGBT Activists Deserve Violence

Russia's Anti-Gay Bill Author: LGBT Activists Deserve Violence - The author of Russia's now infamous and extremely controversial "homosexual propaganda" bill, which aims to silence the country's LGBT community, says that ...

Study: LGBT people of colour amongst most disadvantaged in ...

Study: LGBT people of colour amongst most disadvantaged in ... - Movement Advancement Project (MAP), the American LGBT think tank, commissioned a new report to look at how LGBT people of colour face bias and ...

Remittances to Latin America rebound -- except in Mexico

Remittances to Latin America rebound -- except in Mexico - For years, remittances have far outpaced foreign aid in helping lift people out of poverty in Latin America, the study released Friday by Pew Research Center ...

California's “Attractive” Poverty? Is Jerry Brown Delusional?

California's “Attractive” Poverty? Is Jerry Brown Delusional? - By contrast, California's poverty is mostly inland. San Bernardino, for example, has the second highest poverty rate for American cities over 200,000 population, ...

Lawrence S. Wittner: The case for raising the minimum wage

Lawrence S. Wittner: The case for raising the minimum wage - The minimum wage, established under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, was designed to lift millions of American workers out of poverty and to stimulate the ...

Hanna sponsor of bill to increase preschool funding

Hanna sponsor of bill to increase preschool funding - “By focusing on early education, we can begin to break the back of intergenerational poverty, producing more taxpayers and a more competitive America ...

Louisiana has biggest wage gap between African American women ...

Louisiana has biggest wage gap between African American women ... - Louisiana had the widest wage gap between African American women and white men in 2012, according to analysis done by the National Women's Law Center.

Kanye West, Black Popular Culture, and the Current Agenda of ...

Kanye West, Black Popular Culture, and the Current Agenda of ... - African American audiences cheer a TV show that glamorizes a real-life Black woman who played a key role in putting Clarence Thomas on the Supreme Court ...

'Being Black is Not a Risk Factor' Finds Positive African-American ...

'Being Black is Not a Risk Factor' Finds Positive African-American ... - Although most of today's headlines focus on Black educational failures, there are many positive achievements by Black students that often go overlooked, ...

New book for young readers on African-American film pioneer

New book for young readers on African-American film pioneer - Oscar Micheaux: A Self-Made Man, a new release from The Hollywood Press, brings the story of America's greatest African-American filmmakers to life.

I.S. 49 may provide new home for TBLS

I.S. 49 may provide new home for TBLS - In addition, the Department of Education would move all items associated with The Brooklyn Latin School — even the custodial staff. This new school would be ...

Latinos' 500 Year Presence in America

Latinos' 500 Year Presence in America - During grade school, children will receive a year's education that will drum in White ... of African American history, while skirting over Latino American history.

Cuba Leads Education Spending in Latin America

Cuba Leads Education Spending in Latin America - Education is the bedrock of the global outsourcing marketplace, and certainly one of the key pillars around which Latin America hopes to build and sustaining its ...

U.S. must improve student exchange rate

 U.S. must improve student exchange rate - A study released this week, issued by the Institute of International Education and ... At the current rate of annual growth, the number of Latin American students ...

Menopause symptom discrepancy between Spanish natives ...

Menopause symptom discrepancy between Spanish natives ... - LatinAmerican immigrants to Spain are less likely to report experiencing hot flashes than their native Spanish counterparts, suggests research ...

Study: LGBT Workers of Color are Among the Most Disadvantaged ...

Study: LGBT Workers of Color are Among the Most Disadvantaged ... - Research also shows that African American and Native American young people are overrepresented among LGBT homeless youth, as well as the broader ...




The Odds vs. Realities of the American Dream

The Odds vs. Realities of the American Dream - Realities of the American Dream. Hispanics are the most ardent believers despite the many challenges they face in overcoming gaps in income and education...

Latinos Among Over 3200 Nonviolent Offenders Who Unjustly Serve ...

Latinos Among Over 3200 Nonviolent Offenders Who Unjustly Serve ... - Over 3,200 people are in federal and state prisons serving life-without-parole for ... are African-American, 17.8 percent are white, and 15.7 percent are Latino.

UI sees a surge in Latino student population

UI sees a surge in Latino student population - “Hispanic families tend to be younger and larger, the influx of new people has certainly hit the school districts, and I think that's the reason to continue to grow ...

White Dad Wonders How to Raise His Biracial Kids

White Dad Wonders How to Raise His Biracial Kids - White Dad Wonders How to Raise His Biracial Kids. Race Manners: African-American culture will always be there for them. His job is to teach a healthy outlook.

African American men have higher risk of developing prostate ...

African American men have higher risk of developing prostate ... - African American men have a 60 percent higher risk of developing prostate ... that might contribute to this racial/ethnic disparity in prostate cancer risk and ...