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lunes, 19 de mayo de 2014

Could Bad Smells Be Causing Homophobia?

Could Bad Smells Be Causing Homophobia?
 - With Northern Ireland's LGBT fight for marriage equality still hanging in the balance an interesting culprit is being eyed up. by Newsdesk | 19th May 

Wall Street CEOs open up about their gay sons

Wall Street CEOs open up about their gay sons
 - Compared to the rest of the corporate world, Wall Street has been at the forefront of providing LGBT-friendly benefits and policies. But it's still not ...

We're Namibia's first gay married couple: any questions for us?

We're Namibia's first gay married couple: any questions for us?
 - Though homosexuality is criminalised in Namibia, the pair tied the knot in South Africa and returned to Namibia to become prominent LGBT rights .




How India's LGBT citizens cope with discrimination: Here are their stories

How India's LGBT citizens cope with discrimination: Here are their stories
 - It was only in December last year, in one sweeping judgement the Supreme Court of India criminalised the entire LGBT community by upholding the ...

Kerry Compares Homophobia and Transphobia to Racial Segregation of Schools

Kerry Compares Homophobia and Transphobia to Racial Segregation of Schools
 - Our commitment to advancing the human rights of LGBT persons is part of this country's long history of fighting to ensure that all people can exercise ...

Female military widow to receive full benefits after wife's death

Female military widow to receive full benefits after wife's death
 - she said, speaking at an event for the American Military Partner Association, a group dedicated to helping LGBT military spouses and their families.

Georgia's "Invisible" Gay Community Protests Silently

Georgia's "Invisible" Gay Community Protests Silently
 - Rainbow-colors represent "invisible" LGBT-Georgians at this downtown Tbilisi stairway, near the city's Freedom-Square subway station.

Report Call for Law Enforcement Reform Policy Dealing with LGBT people & People Living with HIV

Report Call for Law Enforcement Reform Policy Dealing with LGBT people & People Living with HIV
 - A new report from Columbia Law finds that policy changes are needed to address the criminalization of LGBT people and people living with HIV.

Common Core Will Turn 'Every One Of Your Children' Gay

Common Core Will Turn 'Every One Of Your Children' Gay
 - warned that officials implementing Common Core in Florida are “promoting as hard as they can any youth that is interested in the LGBT agenda.”

Gambian President Threatens to Kill Gay People

Gambian President Threatens to Kill Gay People
 - for hate speech directed toward gay people, has made new statements that continue to stir concern for the fate of LGBT people in The Gambia.

The Merits Of Income Inequality: What's The Right Amount?

The Merits Of Income Inequality: What's The Right Amount?
 - Income inequality is a big problem, many economists agree. ... stock ownership and profit-sharing as tactics for closing America's inequality gap.

Public schools contend with growing poverty

Public schools contend with growing poverty
 - America looked like a better, more progressive place 50 years ago. ... President Lyndon Johnson launched his war on poverty, which led to the ...

Reversing American decline

Reversing American decline
 - Across broad ideological lines, Americans now foresee a dismal, ... up 30% since 2008, a record 46 million Americans were in poverty in 2012.

Guest Viewpoint: American families deserve a fair shot at an affordable college education

Guest Viewpoint: American families deserve a fair shot at an affordable college education
 - The promise that the next generation will be able to go further and do better than the last one is the heart of the American Dream. I was fortunate ...

It's Time for a New Accountability in American Education

It's Time for a New Accountability in American Education
 - The promise of these new standards -- and excellent education for all of America's children -- cannot succeed under the old accountability system ...

Higher Education and Social Mobility

Higher Education and Social Mobility
 - Higher Education and Social Mobility ... this past weekend reflecting upon a soon-to-be-released documentary on higher education in America.

Difficult Math of Inequality

Difficult Math of Inequality
 - It can raise the minimum wage. It can invest in America. Or it can continue to make it hard to address American inequality by standing for the 1 percent.

No improvement in tech leadership inequality for a decade

No improvement in tech leadership inequality for a decade
 - The EU generally lags behind nations in Latin America, Asia and the US primarily because of a traditional hierarchy, in my view, with more ...

Latin American women embrace the beautiful game

Latin American women embrace the beautiful game
 - South American women are playing more and playing better, paving the ... He estimates up to 70% more women are playing in the Andean country ...

Latin America's "Magic Realism" Economics

Latin America's "Magic Realism" Economics
 - Latin America's "Magic Realism" Economics ... vision of both politics and economics espoused by leaders of several crucial Latin American countries.

World Health Organization Reveals Global Pollution Levels; Which 8 Latin American Nations Made ...

World Health Organization Reveals Global Pollution Levels; Which 8 Latin American Nations Made ...
 - From Latin America, eight countries made the list of top 50 countries with the worst air pollution, with Peru being the worst of all Latin American nations ...

US to help Central American coffee farmers fight fungus on high-end coffee blends

US to help Central American coffee farmers fight fungus on high-end coffee blends
 - The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to help Central American ... many of the poorer coffee-producing countries in Latin America don't see the ..

Despite national decline, Latino voter registration increases in Hempstead

Despite national decline, Latino voter registration increases in Hempstead
 - Two-thirds of the nearly two million deportation cases since President Barack Obama took office involve people who had committed minor infractions ...

Trying to Reduce Poverty Through Climate Action

Trying to Reduce Poverty Through Climate Action
 - We can't end poverty unless we take serious steps to protect our planet," Jim ... Latin America's Local Brands' Business Growth, By Country: Mexico's ..

The first African-American female pilot for the DC National Guard always wanted to fly

The first African-American female pilot for the DC National Guard always wanted to fly
 - Thirty-three-year-old Elosiebo recently graduated from Army flight school, becoming the first African-American female aviator in the District of ...