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jueves, 27 de marzo de 2014

We Should Start Preparing For A Day When Inequality May Be Much Worse Than It Is Now

We Should Start Preparing For A Day When Inequality May Be Much Worse Than It Is Now
 - Yale economist and Nobel laureate Robert Shiller says America should ... maybe 10 or 20 years in the future, when inequality may be much worse.

Here's How Many Of the World's Top Billionaires Are LGBT

Here's How Many Of the World's Top Billionaires Are LGBT
 - In Forbes' latest tally of the world's billionaires, only 7 — or 0.4% — of the total 1,645 openly identify as part of the LGBT community. To be exact, 6 of ...

Less safe, more sex for the LGBT movement

Less safe, more sex for the LGBT movement
 - Accordingly, almost all money donated to LGBT+ movement organizations goes toward this agenda. A 2011 Horizons Foundation report states that for ...

World Vision should apologize to LGBT people

World Vision should apologize to LGBT people
 - World Vision owes an apology to all LGBT people for its Judas-like betrayal of gay people on Wednesday. First it accepted them with much ado in the ...

BTL's Wedding Expo: Like Pride in April

BTL's Wedding Expo: Like Pride in April
 - No need to worry. Despite it's large focus on LGBT wedding related vendors, the expo functions as a great, inclusive space for all LGBT and allies.

LGBT teachers face massive discrimination

LGBT teachers face massive discrimination
 - LGBT teachers and other education professionals are suffering huge problems with discrimination at work from both colleagues and pupils, according ...

Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues

Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues
 - Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues. Despite a shift to other terminology by most news outlets, Fox persists in its use of ...

Anti-LGBT activist Linda Harvey: The 'Gay-stapo' are coming to 'corrupt' your kids

Anti-LGBT activist Linda Harvey: The 'Gay-stapo' are coming to 'corrupt' your kids
 - Anti-LGBT activist and Mission:America head Linda Harvey said in a column for the Christian website BarbWire on Wednesday that the crackdown on ...

Stuart Milk continues global human rights work spreading Harvey Milk's legacy of hope in Ireland

Stuart Milk continues global human rights work spreading Harvey Milk's legacy of hope in Ireland
 - Stuart was honored by The Hist for his inspiring decade of work to facilitate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) rights at the global level.

Scholars seek realignment between LGBT and civil rights movements

Scholars seek realignment between LGBT and civil rights movements
 - Drawing scholars and advocates from across the country, the "Black Civil Rights and LGBT Rights Conference" runs March 27-29 and will feature such ...

VisitBritain launches new 'Love is Great' campaign

VisitBritain launches new 'Love is Great' campaign
 - Its cobbled streets play host to one of the biggest dates in the British LGBT calendar, the annual Manchester Pride. Over the years artists such as Kelis, ...

Will It Be a Year of Action for LGBT Workers?

Will It Be a Year of Action for LGBT Workers?
 - Even though President Obama has made it clear that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people who actually work directly for the federal ...

Battle for LGBT equality intensifies in Puerto Rico with lawsuit over same-sex marriage

Battle for LGBT equality intensifies in Puerto Rico with lawsuit over same-sex marriage
 -  A Puerto Rico attorney who married her longtime partner on the U.S. mainland has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to ...

High School in Southern Georgia: What 'Career Technical' Education Looks Like

High School in Southern Georgia: What 'Career Technical' Education Looks Like
 - But it also highlighted an aspect of American education which we've encountered repeatedly in our travels around the country and is well illustrated by ...

Higher education closes the opportunity gap

Higher education closes the opportunity gap
 - Marco Rubio called for an overhaul of America's higher-education system in order to close what he calls the “opportunity gap” that exists in our country ...

How 'education reform' perpetuates racial disparity

How 'education reform' perpetuates racial disparity
 - America was shocked, shocked, by new data from the U.S. Department of Education last week showing that a child's education destiny in the nation's ...

Lecture dissects problems with failing public education system

Lecture dissects problems with failing public education system
 - Berler identified one of the main problems of education in America as a lack of interest from the students' parents. Students are in school for six hours ...

Colocation America Sponsors Guest Speaker Series in Support of Women in STEM (science ...

Colocation America Sponsors Guest Speaker Series in Support of Women in STEM (science ...
 - Guest speakers will explain which educational paths led them to a career in STEM and students will have the opportunity to engage with the guest ...

Seven Latin American countries form alliance for agroecology

Seven Latin American countries form alliance for agroecology
 - The Hispanic Alliance for Agroecology, a project that brings together social organizations from seven countries in Latin America dedicated to the ...

LatAm sovereigns relaxed in face of tougher conditions

LatAm sovereigns relaxed in face of tougher conditions
 - Latin American countries – even those whose macroeconomic management may not earn plaudits from investors – have become smarter and more ...

Bank Resolution Not a Priority in Latin America

Bank Resolution Not a Priority in Latin America
 - Currently, there is no agenda to weaken sovereign support of senior creditors in either country. In other Latin American countries, discussion has been ...

Latin America's economies

Latin America's economies
 - this handed many Latin American countries a bounteous decade (see chart ... Latin America saved and invested more of its windfall than in the past ...

Latin Americans Say Pope Francis Brings Hope to the Poor

Latin Americans Say Pope Francis Brings Hope to the Poor
 - In his home region of Latin America, majorities in many countries -- including many non-Catholics -- say he has brought hope to the world's poor and ...

Latinos and the Affordable Care Act: One Step Closer to the American Dream

Latinos and the Affordable Care Act: One Step Closer to the American Dream
 - They want a chance at a good job, access to a good education, a better life for their kids, and security for themselves and the people they love.

David and Susan Russell Fuel $1 Million Toward Grameen Foundation's Last Mile Initiative

David and Susan Russell Fuel $1 Million Toward Grameen Foundation's Last Mile Initiative
 - Across Latin America, the poorest people are concentrated in rural areas ... Those interested in supporting the poverty fighting efforts of the Last Mile ...