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jueves, 30 de enero de 2014

NOM abandons core mission, promotes anti-LGBT hate

NOM abandons core mission, promotes anti-LGBT hate
 - In the past year, NOM has expanded its “work” to include mocking transgender Americans, attacking workplace protections for LGBT people, ...

Body Image in the LGBT Community: A Gay Woman's Perspective ...

Body Image in the LGBT Community: A Gay Woman's Perspective ...
 - However, people like myself in the LGBT community face unique body image challenges that are often ignored. I am only one voice and I can only ...

I have had enough

I have had enough - have had enough of people being able to say ridiculous things about the LGBT community and get away with it. Most recently it was the star of the ...

Orange Is the New Black,' 'The Fosters' nominated for GLAAD awards

Orange Is the New Black,' 'The Fosters' nominated for GLAAD awards
  - he LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Media Awards on Thursday, with television series such as "Orange Is ...

Adam Lambert, Darren Criss, Amber Riley To Perform At LGBT ...

Adam Lambert, Darren Criss, Amber Riley To Perform At LGBT ...
  - Family Equality Council, a group dedicated to LGBT families, will honor activist Jennifer Tyrrell and Brad Bredeweg and Peter Paige, creators of the ...

Melissa Etheridge Releases New Single: 100% of Profits Go to ...

Melissa Etheridge Releases New Single: 100% of Profits Go to ...
  - . which makes direct contributions to LGBT Russian activists. All of the proceeds from sales of Etheridge's song will go to the Russian Freedom Fund, ...

The state of education in America is changing

The state of education in America is changing
 - The message conveyed from the balcony during the State of the Union addresses resonates with the American people as much perhaps as the words ...

Education is the Key to Better Quality of Life for Women

Education is the Key to Better Quality of Life for Women
 - Education is the key to a better quality life in America. This is especially true for women, particularly the millions of them who are living on the brink of ...

Latin America's enduring need for the rule of law, education and ...

Latin America's enduring need for the rule of law, education and ...
 - WE HAVE long taken notice of Latin America. The leading article in The Economist's very first issue, in 1843, called on Britain to slash tariffs on the ...

Early Education Spending By The Feds Has Not Really Risen Since ...

Early Education Spending By The Feds Has Not Really Risen Since ...
 - Instead, a recent report from the New America Foundation shows that after early education received a funding injection from the 2009 stimulus ...

AIR Experts Available to Discuss Education, Health Issues Raised in ...

AIR Experts Available to Discuss Education, Health Issues Raised in ...
 - Experts with the American Institutes for Research (AIR) are available to offer insights on issues raised by President Barack Obama during his State of ...

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Surveys Teens and Reveals ...

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Surveys Teens and Reveals ...
 - "At Boys & Girls Clubs of America, we're making education a primary focus of our work by offering access to programs that provide academic ...

Latino Consortium Looks to Evolve for Growing Latino Community

Latino Consortium Looks to Evolve for Growing Latino Community
 - Dr. Maria de los Angeles Torres is director and professor of Latin American and ... The Smithsonian Institute's Latino Center is also a member. ... of policy and research at Excelencia in Education, a D.C.-based organization that uses ..

Carlos Slim Foundation and Coursera Announce Strategic ...

Carlos Slim Foundation and Coursera Announce Strategic ...
 - The joint education initiative will also work with leading universities in Latin America to identify and develop new Spanish-language courses tailored to ...

Illinois poverty remains stubbornly high

Illinois poverty remains stubbornly high
 - The poverty rate among blacks and Latinos remains highest among ethnic and racial groups. Poverty among blacks was 32 percent in 2012, down ...

Taking a different direction on poverty

Taking a different direction on poverty
 - The overwhelming majority of those living in poverty here are Latino. As the report drills further down, the overwhelming majority of those in poverty...

Group relieves poverty through caring for animals

Group relieves poverty through caring for animals
 - The charitable organization of seven works to relieve poverty abroad by ... in Haiti, this time running three clinics and treating close to 500 animals.

Big Data's Dangerous New Era of Discrimination

Big Data's Dangerous New Era of Discrimination
 - ingle Asian, Hispanic, and African-American women with urban post ... Gay urban males receiving special discounts and promotions are the most ...

Gays, Hispanics unhappy with Obama following State of the Union

Gays, Hispanics unhappy with Obama following State of the Union
 - For some White House allies, the long list of executive actions President Barack Obama announced in his State of the Union ...

Cuba challenges neighbors on poverty

Cuba challenges neighbors on poverty
 - Cuban President Raul Castro challenged Latin American leaders to show the political will to improve health care and education, then heard from his ...

Forget Color-Blindness

Forget Color-Blindness
 - And few schools lack African-American and multicultural centers, Latino/a and African-American studies departments, and full-salaried “diversity ...

Goff-Crews, a voice for students

Goff-Crews, a voice for students
 - Years ago, Goff-Crews roamed Yale's campus as an undergraduate, participating in Berkeley College events, spending time at the Afro-American ...

Faculty leaders considering plan for African-American studies ...

Faculty leaders considering plan for African-American studies ...
 - The diversity of the African-American experience in the U.S. is a vehicle not just for understanding African-Americans but for understanding all ...

STEM Conference Focused on Minorities Nears Opening Day

STEM Conference Focused on Minorities Nears Opening Day
 - African American engineers, mathematicians, and members of the science and technology community will converge on the nation's capital in less than ...

Love, Peace, and Soul Behind the Scenes of America's Favorite ...

Love, Peace, and Soul Behind the Scenes of America's Favorite ...
 - His velvety-baritone wormed its way into the heart of a generation of young African-American viewers with the help of that signature catchphrase, “You ...