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lunes, 23 de junio de 2014

New York's UJA-Federation reaches out to LGBT community

New York's UJA-Federation reaches out to LGBT community
 - Organization convenes its first community meeting, reacting to 2011 survey which revealed 5% of Jewish households had LGBT individual in them.

Op-ed: What The Hobby Lobby Ruling May Mean for LGBT People

Op-ed: What The Hobby Lobby Ruling May Mean for LGBT People
 - The struggle for LGBTQ equality and the struggle for reproductive justice have long been closely allied movements and continue to share vitally ...

The WNBA Televises Its Pride With LGBT Campaign

The WNBA Televises Its Pride With LGBT Campaign
 - We need more LGBT role models," says WNBA player Brittney Griner. League president Laurel Richie says some players who are open and active in ...

Christian LGBT Kids Keep The Faith In The Naming Project Summer Camp

Christian LGBT Kids Keep The Faith In The Naming Project Summer Camp
 - The worlds of sexuality and spirituality are often like oil and water, but in an effort to bring the two together, Jay Wiesner and Ross Murray created The ...

Help us find LGBT role models within the NHS

Help us find LGBT role models within the NHS
 - The extent to which an organisation is inclusive and understands the specific health needs of people who identify as LGBT will have an impact on the ...

World Rainbow Hotels 2015 Consortia Programme launches

World Rainbow Hotels 2015 Consortia Programme launches
 - Commonly referred to as the Pink Pound or Pink Dollar, the LGBT market represents a significant share of global tourism spend, with the US its largest ...

Costco Tops LGBT Perceptions

Costco Tops LGBT Perceptions
 - LGBT consumers don't have markedly different impressions about certain brands or companies than the general consumer market, though overall ...

Obama strengthens Democrats' political hold on LGBT rights

Obama strengthens Democrats' political hold on LGBT rights
 - If there were any lingering doubts over President Barack Obama's legacy on LGBT rights, the nation's first African-American president appeared to ...

Why the Hobby Lobby Case Matters to LGBT Rights

Why the Hobby Lobby Case Matters to LGBT Rights
 - The U.S. Supreme Court has started issuing decisions before the end of their session. One case, in particular, the LGBT community and the Religious ...

Faces of LGBT Youth Seeking 'Forever Families'

Faces of LGBT Youth Seeking 'Forever Families'
 - Last week, visitors to Times Square were greeted with something more than the usual flashing lights of theater ads: the faces of LGBT youth in the ...




Few immediate consequences for child immigrants

Few immediate consequences for child immigrants
 - Thousands of immigrant children fleeing poverty and violence in Central America to cross alone into the United States can live in American cities, ...

Is Open-Access Community College a Bad Idea?

Is Open-Access Community College a Bad Idea?
 - Irrefutably, more Americans must pursue and obtain postsecondary education credentials valued in the marketplace to both sustain and improve our ...

How to Destroy College Education

How to Destroy College Education
 - In America we fight about education. One of the key struggles today is centered on whether we should retool the college years so that we get students ...

New Miss Arkansas to promote higher education

New Miss Arkansas to promote higher education
 - The University of Arkansas junior also will represent Arkansas at the 2015 Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City. Campbell says her platform focuses ...

New growth frontiers opening up in Latin America

New growth frontiers opening up in Latin America
 - Indian MSMEs can look forward to gainful business partnerships with companies in the Latin American and Caribbean countries (LAC) region.

The US-Created Child Migrant Crisis

The US-Created Child Migrant Crisis
 - In addition, considering Mexico is the second largest country in Latin America, with Mexicans making up the largest slice of immigrants in the United ...

Young professionals from Americas take part in Taiwan exchange

Young professionals from Americas take part in Taiwan exchange
 - Now in its second year, the camp is aimed at promoting business opportunities between Taiwan and countries in Latin America and the Caribbean as ...

World Cup sticker-swapping sweeps Venezuela, a country long on the sidelines of soccer

World Cup sticker-swapping sweeps Venezuela, a country long on the sidelines of soccer
 - Stickers are pricier in Venezuela than in other Latin American countries, and collectors say it can cost more than 12,000 bolivars to fill an album.

Fifty Years Later, Being Black in America

Fifty Years Later, Being Black in America
 - But if the rise of other racial and ethnic groups is any indication, black social and ... He is likely he will be the last black American to hold that office for a ...

Trans woman burned to death, found behind garbage bin

Trans woman burned to death, found behind garbage bin
 - If you really think about it, a hate crime is killing someone for a specific reason, being black, Hispanic, gay. We're investigating as we would any other ...

Fifty Years Later, Being Black in America

Fifty Years Later, Being Black in America
 - On June 16 Riley wrote an opinion article, “How Not to Help Black Americans”, saying that “The Obama presidency is evidence that blacks have ...

Patrick headlines service on leadership

Patrick headlines service on leadership
 - Ireland and Governor Deval Patrick, the first African-Americans to hold their respective positions, headlined a “Men's Leadership Day” service at Eliot ...

african american leadership and mass

african american leadership and mass
 - Modern African-American history focuses more on nationally-prominent black leaders than on black social movements, but for the most part, the black ...

People's Place receives grant to support domestic violence shelter

People's Place receives grant to support domestic violence shelter
 - People's Place recently announced that Abriendo Puertas, a domestic violence shelter which serves Hispanic survivors and their children, has been ...

Media putting gay culture in the mainstream

Media putting gay culture in the mainstream
 - Frameline opened its 38th LGBT film festival last week with the .... Brian Freeman, actor and founder of the African American gay theater troupe Pomo ...