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viernes, 31 de enero de 2014

Utah Bill Would Force Transgender Students To Use Separate ...

Utah Bill Would Force Transgender Students To Use Separate ...
 - They simply want reasonable accommodations.” The problem with this bill and others like it that seek to discriminate against LGBT people, she noted, ...

Russian LGBT Teen Supporters Accused of 'Gay Propaganda'

Russian LGBT Teen Supporters Accused of 'Gay Propaganda'
 - Milonov confirmed to RIA Novosti that he requested a check into the Children-404 pro-LGBT group on the Russian social networking site Vkontakte.

Outbox Theatre present a night celebrating LGBT writers and ...

Outbox Theatre present a night celebrating LGBT writers and ...
 - Outbox, the theatre company sharing forgotten and unheard stories of the gay community, will present Outbox: Snapshots, a night celebrating LGBT ...

GOPUSA In Texas, jail confronts issue of LGBT inmates

In Texas, jail confronts issue of LGBT inmates
 - Black eyeliner rings Tyniesha Stephens' large brown eyes. Her long, dark hair is pulled back in a ponytail, and she excitedly ...

Christian Rapper's Antigay Response to 'Same Love'

Christian Rapper's Antigay Response to 'Same Love'
  - Texas rapper Bizzle uses the instrumental hook from Macklemore's 'Same Love' to say that LGBT people are sinful, violent, and just like pedophiles.

Free all LGBT prisoners who have committed no crimes

Free all LGBT prisoners who have committed no crimes
 - This week, Alternatives Cameroon ( a local LGBT advocacy organization) issued a public statement criticizing the police for not arresting someone ...

Legally LGBT: The next wave of challenges

Legally LGBT: The next wave of challenges
 - 2013 was a great year for marriage equality. The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Windsor brought federal recognition of same-sex married couples.

Katy Perry And Madonna Spotlight Russia's LGBT Injustices In New ...

Katy Perry And Madonna Spotlight Russia's LGBT Injustices In New ...
 - The Peace Sign," along with the two previous videos, aims to shed light on LGBT struggles in Russia days before the Sochi Olympics kick off.

Nesting-doll set created to raise awareness of Russian LGBT fight ...

Nesting-doll set created to raise awareness of Russian LGBT fight ...
 - To show his support for the LGBT community, he created Pride Dolls, a set of matryoshka coloured in various shades of the rainbow, with simple faces ...

Laverne Cox: 'Loving Trans People Is A Revolutionary Act'

Laverne Cox: 'Loving Trans People Is A Revolutionary Act'
 - This weekend, over 4,000 LGBT activists and allies are gathering in Houston, Texas for Creating Change, the National Conference on LGBT Equality, ...

Feds block education funding because of lawsuit

Feds block education funding because of lawsuit
 - - Idaho legislative budget writers learned Thursday telecom giant CenturyLink and Education Networks of America haven't been paid by the federal ...

How did early education weather the Great Recession?

How did early education weather the Great Recession?
 - Five years later, what is the state of early education? ... A new report by the New America Foundation looks at a range of measures including student ...

Help American children value education as much as international ...

Help American children value education as much as international ...
 - It expresses a profound faith in the power of education, as well as a firm belief that, in America, hard work and perseverance are rewarded.

Last call for Ind. students to apply for Ag Education Scholarship

Last call for Ind. students to apply for Ag Education Scholarship
 - America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders scholarship program was launched to generate student interest in careers in agriculture.

Education and Educational System in America Unveiled in New Book

Education and Educational System in America Unveiled in New Book
 - Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire,” William Butler ... and the educational system, from high schools to colleges in America.

Saving for College Education a Priority for Indian Americans

Saving for College Education a Priority for Indian Americans
 - The heavy emphasis on higher education by Indian American parents, however, leads to times when they prioritize saving for their children over ...

A day at the home of Pete Seeger

A day at the home of Pete Seeger
 - I remember listening to his records in the late 1950s, when I was first exposed to Anglo and African-American folk music. Any Canadian who has ever ...

Philadelphia's black history in bronze: Octavius Catto to stand tall

Philadelphia's black history in bronze: Octavius Catto to stand tall
 - Black History Month begins Saturday, offering weeks of opportunities to explore the riches of African American culture in a city where so many ...




Ohio State University Names First Black President

Ohio State University Names First Black President
 - It is the first time that the state's largest university system will be headed by an African American. Drake, 63, will be the 15th president of Ohio State.

How Coursera is bringing online education to Latin America ...

How Coursera is bringing online education to Latin America ...
 - Through online education, Coursera is making courses available to millions of people, instead of only to a small number of students.

Program Helping Keep Teens Out of Gangs

Program Helping Keep Teens Out of Gangs
 - A mentoring program that keeps Latino teens in school and out of ... me even finishing high school is a big step in education in my family," said Raul. ... "We do see a somewhat higher portion of Latino or Hispanic juveniles ...

LATin: South America's Open Education Publishing Project ...

LATin: South America's Open Education Publishing Project ...
 - Can open source textbooks help students to forgo photocopies in favor of required texts in Latin America? The bold open source LATin project aims to ...

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 ...

Lady Gaga gets pro-LGBT prize nomination

Lady Gaga gets pro-LGBT prize nomination
  - This year has brought momentous progress for LGBT people and families and ... for the best drama series award along with the BBC's "Orphan Black.

Obama irks immigration, gay-rights activists

Obama irks immigration, gay-rights activists
 - Gay rights advocates are seething over Obama's refusal to grant employment ... More than 70 percent of Hispanic voters backed Obama in the 2012 ...