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domingo, 22 de diciembre de 2013

BT allows parents to block access to LGBTI, sexual health websites

BT allows parents to block access to LGBTI, sexual health websites - Equalities educator Alice Hoyle, who blogs at Sex Edukation and whose specialisms include HIV education, tackling sexual bullying, and LGBT school ...




The Year In Homophobia: Ten Of The Worst Anti-LGBT Stories Of 2013

The Year In Homophobia: Ten Of The Worst Anti-LGBT Stories Of 2013 - By all accounts, 2013 was a banner year for the gay rights movement: The Supreme Court struck down the worst part of the Defense of Marriage Act, ...




Dialling up support for LGBTs

Dialling up support for LGBTs - Fear of harassment, depression and loneliness are predicaments the LGBT community has grappled with even before the verdict, and it is helplines ...




In the Spirit: The Salvation Army's complicated history with LGBT ...

In the Spirit: The Salvation Army's complicated history with LGBT ... - Carter pointed me toward the organization's non-discrimination policy, as well as another Salvation Army document titled, ”LGBT Discrimination: ...




Role of parent power in LGBT fight

Role of parent power in LGBT fight - On her visit the following year, she asked Shameet if she could meet his group of LGBT friends. "There were so many of them there. I wondered how ...




2013: A year of LGBT 'wrongs'

2013: A year of LGBT 'wrongs' - 2013 has seen an unprecedented rise in the number of assaults on individuals identifying as LGBT. Russia has digressed to an extent where it is now ...

TimeOut Halts LGBT Section

TimeOut Halts LGBT Section - The LGBT section, which had been edited by Paul Burston, had in recent years become smaller and smaller- but the publishers have announced it is ...

Black LGBT Activists Discuss Steps After Marriage

Black LGBT Activists Discuss Steps After Marriage - A group of about 50 community activists and service providers, many of them affiliated with organizations serving African American LGBT community ...

The 31 Most Important LGBT People In Tech

The 31 Most Important LGBT People In Tech - two people gay lgbt In a perfect world, it really shouldn't matter what sexual orientation successful people are. But given that young LGBT people ...




Latino Traditions and the American Christmas Experience

Latino Traditions and the American Christmas Experience - Latin America has had an impact on the United States for longer than most people, including most Latinos themselves, even realize. Just like the ...

Latino Christmastime tradition unites diverse communities

Latino Christmastime tradition unites diverse communities - non-Latinos and their churches on Long Island. ... I've actually had people say to me, 'It's too bad we don't have a tradition like this in English,' " Smyth ...

We are all Americans

We are all Americans - We are all Americans ... need to stop the ethnic description of each other, such as Afro-American, Spanish-American, Jewish-American and on and on.

22 Year-Old Black Student Elected to Mississippi House of ...

22 Year-Old Black Student Elected to Mississippi House of ... - Jeramey Anderson, a 22-year-old African American college student, the youngest person in history to be elected to a House seat in the state.

Baltimore School for the Arts Stages The Nutcracker at the Lyric

Baltimore School for the Arts Stages The Nutcracker at the Lyric - “We take pride in the fact that we are training our African American students—all of our students exactly the same way,” Norma Pera, head of the ...

12 Powerful Signs Reveal the True Story Of Homelessness in America

12 Powerful Signs Reveal the True Story Of Homelessness in America - Andres Serrano, the edgy artist of "Piss Christ" fame, has a new take on poverty in New York. Since October, he's bought over 200 signs from ...

The American People Need a Raise

The American People Need a Raise - There are at least four major economic issues facing this country: high unemployment; low wages; the growth in poverty; and the obscene level of ...




Blame teachers unions for low grades

Blame teachers unions for low grades - Teachers unions bear much of the blame for America's educational mediocrity. These dismal results underscore the fact that we cannot allow them to ...




Spare a thought for Haiti this Christmas

Spare a thought for Haiti this Christmas - One-third of the humanitarian funding for Haiti was actually returned to ... Surely, disease and poverty will follow me, all the days of my life, and I will ...

Caribbean adopts plan to eradicate hunger, poverty.

Caribbean adopts plan to eradicate hunger, poverty. - The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says a group of South American and Caribbean ...

California Latinos show deep roots in US

California Latinos show deep roots in US - The number of people living in the country illegally tripled in Iowa from 2000 to 2010, nearly doubled in Ohio and surged 55 percent in North Carolina, ...

Hispanic church leader to seek county council seat

Hispanic church leader to seek county council seat - Mantilla will run, he said, because he hopes to help people he considers underserved, challenge negative views of Latinos and encourage leadership ...

Few Latinos signing up for California health insurance exchange

Few Latinos signing up for California health insurance exchange  - In a state where two of every five people are Latino, a worrisome trend has surfaced in the rollout of the Affordable Care Act: Few Latinos have ...

Jefferson Parish schools' treatment of Latino students is subject of ...

Jefferson Parish schools' treatment of Latino students is subject of ... - The news comes in the wake of the Southern Poverty Law Center's suit alleging that the school system discriminates against Latino students who are ...

Confronting Suburban Poverty in America Rethinking

Confronting Suburban Poverty in America Rethinking - The Book Confronting Suburban Poverty in America, with authors Elizabeth Kneebone and Alan Berube, takes a look at the changing landscape of ...

Abortions not safe, legal or rare in Latin American and the Caribbean

Abortions not safe, legal or rare in Latin American and the Caribbean - The number of Latin American people living in poverty in 2013 grew to around 164 million, according to a just released report by the United Nations ...