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jueves, 6 de marzo de 2014

How hostile school climate perpetuates school-to-prison pipeline for LGBT youth

How hostile school climate perpetuates school-to-prison pipeline for LGBT youth
 - All too often, LGBT youth are pushed out of the classroom as a result of a hostile school climate. When an LGBT youth is tormented in school by ...




Why All LGBT People Should Care About Places Like Russia, Uganda and Gambia

Why All LGBT People Should Care About Places Like Russia, Uganda and Gambia
 - February, Ugandan President Museveni signed a bill into law criminalizing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and punishing ...

Ford and Putin: LGBT enemies

Ford and Putin: LGBT enemies
 - The Toronto mayor, in his quest for notoriety, again has vocalized his stance against the LGBT community. This man, who has brought great shame to ...

American troops don lipstick and wigs for drag performance at US air base in Japan

American troops don lipstick and wigs for drag performance at US air base in Japan
 - American service members took to the stage in drag at a U.S. base in Japan, showcasing just how much the military's attitudes towards the LGBT ...

Obama facing congressional pressure to sign LGBT executive order

Obama facing congressional pressure to sign LGBT executive order
 - Lawmakers on Capitol Hill will urge President Barack Obama to sign an executive order to prohibit federal contractors from LGBT workplace ...

The 25 Best Companies For LGBT Employees

The 25 Best Companies For LGBT Employees
 - At several of these firms we're seeing some efforts that specifically support their LGBT employees, from employee groups to community outreach.".




Students take part in Read Across America

Students take part in Read Across America
 - The National Education Association's Read Across America event, which began in 1998, is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that ...

America's standardized tests interfere with learning, motivation

America's standardized tests interfere with learning, motivation
 - Founding members of the alliance include the Center for Fair & Open Testing, Parents Across America, United Opt Out, Network for Public Education...

What Americans Can Learn From Venezuelan Democracy

What Americans Can Learn From Venezuelan Democracy
 - In fact, over the last few years, the top thirty American companies spent ... In America, education is increasingly becoming a privilege, not a right and ...




Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day
 - Wyoming Education Association will continue with the theme of Dr. Seuss for the rest of the school year as they'll travel to different schools around ...

First Turkish drama shown in Latin America

First Turkish drama shown in Latin America
 - Nearly five years have passed, and we have new countries. Now we are in China and Latin America, which are very important markets. We are ...

12 Years a Slave still a reality for many

12 Years a Slave still a reality for many
 - Critics said that the film, based on the life of Solomon Northup (an Afro-American violinist sold in 1840 into slavery for 12 years), is a morale reminder ...

Consolidation into larger ethnic studies department up for debated

Consolidation into larger ethnic studies department up for debated
 - A lack of resources in the University of Wisconsin's College of Letters and Sciences has led the Afro-American studies department to consider ...

A fuller portrait, and a brighter future, for black men in America

A fuller portrait, and a brighter future, for black men in America
 - Are we witnessing the rise of black men? I asked myself that question when I reflected on the powerful African American-themed films about Solomon ...

Blacks in South urged to enroll in health care plans

Blacks in South urged to enroll in health care plans
 - The fliers, featuring a smiling African-American family, invite people to Allen ... a White House senior adviser, in a teleconference with black mayors.

Moorehead Keeps 'Moving on Up'

Moorehead Keeps 'Moving on Up'
 - Thomas Moorehead joined that exclusive fraternity last December when he opened his franchise in Virginia, becoming the first African American to do ...

Insurers Take The Lead To Reach Florida Latinos

Insurers Take The Lead To Reach Florida Latinos
 - For all of California's troubles advertising to Latinos, that state has embraced the 2010 health law and is spending millions of dollars to get people to ...

Latino Arts Festival means music, art, film and fun for the whole family

Latino Arts Festival means music, art, film and fun for the whole family
 - We were very excited that Harvey Owen of Millersville reached out to the Latino community for this festival of the arts. I think people will be very ...

A Latino Student Alliance fangirl confesses

A Latino Student Alliance fangirl confesses
 - There are [many] misconceptions about what the Latino Student Alliance is and what the people that make up the Latino Student Alliance [are like],” ...

Latino's Mexican cuisine is muy bueno

Latino's Mexican cuisine is muy bueno
 - While most people associate Mexican food with words like fast, cheap and spicy, during the last 17 years, Latino's has offered diners the opportunity to ...

Obama's final push to boost Latino enrollees

Obama's final push to boost Latino enrollees
 - The administration is pushing to boost minority enrollment, particularly of Latino, in the federal exchanges. One in four people eligible to buy coverage ...

US prosecutors say deputies of sheriff accused of profiling Latinos shared racist game

US prosecutors say deputies of sheriff accused of profiling Latinos shared racist game
 - sheriff accused of illegally targeting Latino drivers shared links to a bloody video game in which players shoot people entering the country illegally, ...

More Latino drivers say they were robbed in police stops

More Latino drivers say they were robbed in police stops
 - The number of Latino men who have come forward to tell investigators that they were stopped by a Suffolk County police officer who took money from ...

Courts rules school can ban American flag to avoid Hispanics becoming violent

Courts rules school can ban American flag to avoid Hispanics becoming violent
  - A California court issued a ruling that has infuriated those who love American and are patriotic when they said a Northern California High School had ...

State Senator Who Fought Recent Bill Says He's Gay

State Senator Who Fought Recent Bill Says He's Gay
 - State Senator Who Fought Recent Bill Says He's Gay ... "I wanted to let everyone know I am gay, I'm a Latino and I'm a state senator and it's OK.".