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miércoles, 12 de febrero de 2014

Macklemore is not the LGBT enemy

Macklemore is not the LGBT enemy
 - Monetarily, I hope that the rapper donated at least some of the song's profits to a charitable Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) cause.

Stolichnaya pledges donation to Russian LGBT community

Stolichnaya pledges donation to Russian LGBT community
 - The company behind the Stolichnaya vodka brand has pledged $150,000 to support the Russian LGBT community, but local activists doubt the money ...




Citizens pack Bay County Commission Chambers for LGBT ordinance hearing

Citizens pack Bay County Commission Chambers for LGBT ordinance hearing
 - It is obvious that PC is alive and well in this county and that this body is willing to bend over for LGBT rights and benefits. “How many people in this ...

Oversexuality in LGBT Culture

Oversexuality in LGBT Culture
 - Here's the reality: the sexual appetites of the LGBT community are basically the same as they are for the straight community. Some are a bit healthier ...

Report analyzes hindrance of LGBT workers of color

Report analyzes hindrance of LGBT workers of color
  - MAP's overall mission is to "provide independent and rigorous research, insight and analysis that help speed full equality for LGBT people." Goldberg ...

Eight married Missouri same-sex couples sue for recognition

Eight married Missouri same-sex couples sue for recognition
 - Representatives of PROMO, Missouri's statewide lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender ( LGBT ) organization, joined the ACLU at press conferences ...

How anti-gay groups use 'Russian Facebook' to persecute LGBT people

How anti-gay groups use 'Russian Facebook' to persecute LGBT people
 - It is VKontakte (VK), and it is host to videos of rapes, threats to kill, and the humiliation of gay people. While the world tunes in to the 2014 Winter ...




Mayor voices support for LGBT athletes in 'You Can Play' video

Mayor voices support for LGBT athletes in 'You Can Play' video
 - Denver mayor Michael B. Hancock announced the release of his “You Can Play” video Tuesday, which is intended as a message of ...




Hoffman kept LGBTQ presence in movies

Hoffman kept LGBTQ presence in movies
 - to name a few, Hoffman, in his quiet and unassuming way and through his inimitable style, "brought nuance to LGBT roles throughout his career, ...

Durel comments frustrate some in LGBT community

Durel comments frustrate some in LGBT community
 - We were very disappointed to hear his dismissive comments about LGBT equal rights, especially since we have worked with his administration ...

New study shows the value of a college education

New study shows the value of a college education
 - Marco Rubio of Florida have pushed proposals to make higher education more affordable as a way to promote upward mobility and bolster America's ...

Dick Morris: Medicaid or education?

Dick Morris: Medicaid or education?
 - In state capitals throughout America, a drama will play out this coming year ... The left is going to have to choose between Medicaid and education.

Why has America forgotten the three most important economic lessons we learned in the 30 years ...

Why has America forgotten the three most important economic lessons we learned in the 30 years ...
 - First, America's real job creators are consumers, whose rising wages ... and affordable higher education — improve the future productivity of America.

Uruguay Has Lowest Income Inequality in Latin America

Uruguay Has Lowest Income Inequality in Latin America
 - Latin America has long suffered from one of the worst levels of income ... “Universal access to massive primary and secondary education in Latin ...

Educating Latinos About Cancer

Educating Latinos About Cancer
 - I had not realized how deep-seated the cultural fear of cancer is among people of Hispanic descent. I had not realized that, according to the 2010 ...



San Diego's New, Republican, Pro-Bike, Pro-Gay Mayor

San Diego's New, Republican, Pro-Bike, Pro-Gay Mayor
 - David Alverez, a 33-year old councilman who attracted some national attention (he would have been the city's first Hispanic mayor), lost by 10 points.

Mayor Gets Creative to Close 'Word Gap' for Disadvantaged Kids

Mayor Gets Creative to Close 'Word Gap' for Disadvantaged Kids
 - 30 percent of these Latino families lived in households with incomes below the poverty level. Latinos represent 63 percent of public school students ...

The New Black

The New Black
 - The film is audacious in its personal biopics of issues facing Black LGBT ... to "this is the unfinished business of Black people being free" and how the construct of ... (The impetus for the project being that many in the LGBT leadership ...

Ice cream adds sweet taste for peasant farmers in Haiti

Ice cream adds sweet taste for peasant farmers in Haiti
 - Haiti is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, with a poverty rate of 77 per cent and an average per capita income of $760, according to the ...

Marcus Brandon seeks to become first out black congressman

Marcus Brandon seeks to become first out black congressman
 - Brandon, 39, says that distinction would be “really significant” because black people within the LGBT community tend to suffer most in terms of ...

Obamacare Deadline Looming, Government Officials Reach Out To Latinos, Media

Obamacare Deadline Looming, Government Officials Reach Out To Latinos, Media
 - The report includes some stark numbers: One in four uninsured people eligible for Obamacare are Latinos. Of those 10.2 million eligible uninsured ...

Gay Rights Advocates Don't Care About Black Men: Bryan Fischer

Gay Rights Advocates Don't Care About Black Men: Bryan Fischer
 - As Right Wing Watch first reported, Fischer deemed HIV/AIDS "black genocide," and slammed the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT...

Black History Month: Profiles of LGBT African-Americans of Note, Part 1

Black History Month: Profiles of LGBT African-Americans of Note, Part 1
 - Black History Month is observed every February to commemorate the important people and momentous events in African-American history. It was first ...

NFL draft prospect Michael Sam: 'I am an openly proud gay man'

NFL draft prospect Michael Sam: 'I am an openly proud gay man'
 - Sam is the latest high-profile athlete to come out as LGBT with others ... "His story sends a message to LGBT young people, especially young black ...

The New Black Director Yoruba Richen on Gayness in Black Life: It's a "Difficult Conversation"

The New Black Director Yoruba Richen on Gayness in Black Life: It's a "Difficult Conversation"
 - Inspired by the scapegoating of the African-American community following the passing of California's anti-gay-marriage bill, Proposition 8, in 2008, ...