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martes, 1 de abril de 2014

Mozilla Is Messy': How Employees Are Blogging the Company's LGBT Debate

Mozilla Is Messy': How Employees Are Blogging the Company's LGBT Debate
 - And despite the fact that one of my colleagues believes OKCupid's staunch support of equality for the LGBT community may hurt business more than ...

Putting Prisons on the LGBT Agenda

Putting Prisons on the LGBT Agenda
 - While it's well-known that we incarcerate African-Americans at shockingly disproportionate rates, less well known is the disparate impact on the LGBT ...

LGBT Groups Condemn Removal of Openly Gay Scout Leader

LGBT Groups Condemn Removal of Openly Gay Scout Leader
 - LGBT groups are denouncing the removal of an openly gay Scoutmaster who founded two United Methodist Church-sponsored scouting units in ...

Activist in a dress' fought for LGBT rights

Activist in a dress' fought for LGBT rights
  - Close friend Paul Therien said the world is a better place for northe's decades-long fight for equality for LGBT communities, not only in Canada, but ...

Google restricts 'bisexual' from autocomplete because of correlation to pornography

Google restricts 'bisexual' from autocomplete because of correlation to pornography
  -  In 2012, Google, an LGBT supporter, removed the term from its forbidden list. Over time, however, bisexual is once again excluded from Google Instant ...

Division III football player the latest to come out as gay

Division III football player the latest to come out as gay
 - The site called his revelation part of a transformative year for LGBT athletes. Michael Sam, a Missouri player who won the SEC's Co-Defensive Player ...




YES! Magazine Challenges Myth of Failing Public Schools, Highlights ...

 YES! Magazine Challenges Myth of Failing Public Schools, Highlights ...
 - In decaying public schools throughout America, young people are taught to tolerate boredom, lower their expectations, and prepare for a future of ...

Changes To The Louisiana Education System Also Changing Lives

Changes To The Louisiana Education System Also Changing Lives
 - In an effort to save kids through education, former Teach For America teacher Sarah Moore polled teachers on their most at-risk students, packed them ...




Westport Schools Honored As Best In Country For Music Education

Westport Schools Honored As Best In Country For Music Education
 - Westport was recently designated as a "Best Community for Music Education in America" by the National Association of Music Merchants.

Common Core and the Crisis of American Education”

Common Core and the Crisis of American Education
 -  In twenty-first century politics, there are few issues which can galvanize support among the far-right Tea Party wing of the Republican ...

Will America once more turn its back on civil rights?

Will America once more turn its back on civil rights?
 - Board of Education, the Supreme Court threw out the lie of “separate but ... Once more, demagogues feed racial paranoia: “In Obama's America,” ...

African American Mental Illness Targeted at Baltimore Conference

African American Mental Illness Targeted at Baltimore Conference
 - This conference, titled Black and Blue: The State of African American Mental Health, will be held at the Mt. Washington Conference Center in Baltimore ...

What 12 Years A Slave Teaches Us About Black Education Today

What 12 Years A Slave Teaches Us About Black Education Today
 - 12 Years a Slave is about a free black New York man's abduction into ... It has something profound to say about black education in America today.

Does 'Ebony' Condone Bigotry?

Does 'Ebony' Condone Bigotry?
 - A senior editor tweeted at an African-American, calling him a “White dude” that shouldn't tell her “how to do this Black thing” because he's conservative ...

New Report Shows Surge in Rate of Hispanic Entrepreneurship

New Report Shows Surge in Rate of Hispanic Entrepreneurship
 - Latinos by nature are true entrepreneurs and given an opportunity for ... 2010 to 2012, the number of Hispanic entrepreneurs grew by 160,000 people.

In Colorado, the Freedom to Marry Matters to Latino Families

In Colorado, the Freedom to Marry Matters to Latino Families
 - We also know that in the Latino community, we've been taught to treat ... This growth in support for LGBT people and issues is coming not just from ...

Opposition to affirmative action: California Asian Americans have forgotten civil rights history

Opposition to affirmative action: California Asian Americans have forgotten civil rights history
 - While educational disparities exist across different Asian groups in the ... also to immigration policies that recruit low-cost labor from Latin America.

State budget includes funds for education, Savannah port project

State budget includes funds for education, Savannah port project
 - The 2014 session officially came to an end on March 20 as the Senate adjourned “sine die.” The term sine die is Latin for “without assigning a day for .

New York Film Academy in Los Angeles to Host Panel on Black Hollywood

New York Film Academy in Los Angeles to Host Panel on Black Hollywood
 - Moderated by producer and NYFA filmmaking instructor Cheryl Bedford, the panel includes six additional African-American members of Hollywood ...

A National Crisis" Facing Black Children

A National Crisis" Facing Black Children
 - Under census definitions, Latinos can be of various racial groups. The report described the challenges facing African-American children as "a national ...

Minority kids don't fare as well as whites in Utah

Minority kids don't fare as well as whites in Utah
 - Only 1 percent of Utah children are black, while 75 percent are white and 17 percent are Hispanic or Latino. While children of color live in poverty at a .

Latino voters could show strong turnout in midterm elections

Latino voters could show strong turnout in midterm elections
 - Lisa Duran, executive director of Rights for All People, told The New York Times she is afraid some Latinos won't turn out to vote this year because ...

Latino Obamacare Workers Arrested, Claim They Were Racially Profiled

Latino Obamacare Workers Arrested, Claim They Were Racially Profiled
 - Two young men going door-to-door to spread the word about the Affordable Care Act's Monday deadline on Chicago's West Side were arrested last ...

Poverty Need Not Bar Women From Healthcare in Latin America

Poverty Need Not Bar Women From Healthcare in Latin America
 - Imagine a day in the life of a Pro Mujer client, a poor woman in Latin America. You wake up at 5:00 a.m. and make breakfast for your children

Helping the black family through gay marriage

Helping the black family through gay marriage
 - Theirs was a straightforward survey of African American gay and lesbian .... “Basically,” he said, “you're looking at where black people live,” he said.