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domingo, 18 de mayo de 2014

Channel Islands gay rights movement gains momentum

Channel Islands gay rights movement gains momentum
 - A petition calling for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the Channel Islands has attracted more than 800 ...

Transgender Latinas' stories reveal how much intolerance they still endure

Transgender Latinas' stories reveal how much intolerance they still endure
 - trans woman queens While we celebrate gains for same sex marriage, many LGBT people still fight for the right to just exist.
 

Gay Travel: China Celebrates Shanghai Pride Next Month

Gay Travel: China Celebrates Shanghai Pride Next Month
 - A week-long string of events has been planned to boost the LGBT's community position in China and raise awareness around LGBT themes including ..

Gay teens are coming out to a different world

Gay teens are coming out to a different world
 - One notable difference: All of the teens at this event at the Cresskill Congregational Church of Christ identify themselves as LGBT -- lesbian, gay, ...

Chinese activists brave arrest to 'stroll' for IDAHO

Chinese activists brave arrest to 'stroll' for IDAHO
 - It aims merely to speak up for the LGBT community in China on IDAHO.' Although Xiang was also forced to forgo the leading role 'amid pressure', the ..




How the American Safety Net Shrank for the Poorest of the Poor

How the American Safety Net Shrank for the Poorest of the Poor
 - Here's a policy riddle for you: Over the past several decades, the American safety net—that vast web of benefit programs aimed at helping low-income ...

Some Americans created separately equal in educational odyssey

Some Americans created separately equal in educational odyssey
 - America was less than a decade removed from World War II and Tazewell County had five high schools. One building also held some students from ...

Obama marks anniversary of key school desegregation ruling

Obama marks anniversary of key school desegregation ruling
 - We reaffirm our belief that all children deserve an education worthy of their promise." Obama, the first African American in the White House, said the ...

A call to alarm about America's elite higher education

A call to alarm about America's elite higher education
 - It turned America's higher educational system on its head. ... to fight against the institution [to get a good education] … the more prestigious the school, ...

Common Core: The straw that breaks the back of American education?

Common Core: The straw that breaks the back of American education?
 - The thinly disguised federalization of Americas education system under the guise of “national standards” is a joke where on an almost daily, social ...

Ancient Skull In An Underwater Cave Reveals Origins Of Early Native Americans

Ancient Skull In An Underwater Cave Reveals Origins Of Early Native Americans
 - Named 'Naia' these remains offer a whole new insight into the world of Native Americans in the both North and South America. At time, the teen fell ...

Coffee fungus threatens to worsen poverty, raise prices for some high-end blends

Coffee fungus threatens to worsen poverty, raise prices for some high-end blends
 - At issue is a fungus called coffee rust that has caused more than $1 billion in damage across Latin American region. The fungus is especially deadly to ...

US homophobic activists seek to export anti-gay and anti-woman messages to Latin America

US homophobic activists seek to export anti-gay and anti-woman messages to Latin America
 - US evangelical activists see the merger as an opportunity to bring their anti-gay and anti-women messages which polls in the US show are decreasing ...

To hold Senate, Democrats look to black voters. Will enough be there?

To hold Senate, Democrats look to black voters. Will enough be there?
 - But here, as in other key Senate races in states where the share of black voters is high, a big unknown is whether African-Americans will be motivated ...

Charges against outreach workers dropped

Charges against outreach workers dropped
 - Charges against two young Latino men who were arrested in late March ... the expenses associated with expunging the two young men's records be .