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domingo, 27 de julio de 2014

In 1 small word lies a world of pride

In 1 small word lies a world of pride
 - It's a letter, the last one in this string of initials: LGBTQ. It can mean “questioning,” to describe people who are unsure of or exploring their sexual ...

A Mormon mom's story of unconditional love for her transgender son

A Mormon mom's story of unconditional love for her transgender son
 - From Equality Utah and the Transgender Awareness Project comes the story of Grayson Moore, a self-described “sheltered, Utah Mormon boy,” and ...

Why Rob Ford's Relationship With The LGBTQ Community Keeps Surfacing

Why Rob Ford's Relationship With The LGBTQ Community Keeps Surfacing
 - In fact, Ford's contentious relationship with Toronto's LGBTQ community keeps surfacing this summer and is giving both his top rivals opportunities to ...

Marriage equality would help Nev. domestic violence program funding

Marriage equality would help Nev. domestic violence program funding
 - Marriage equality advocates in Nevada have an unlikely fiscal ally: domestic violence programs. That's because the only ...

Games makes stand for gay rights

Games makes stand for gay rights
 - People who have nothing better to do than fire out 140-character gobbets of gab to an audience of mainly strangers. If this is how you feel then you ...

Diversity at tech companies needs help

Diversity at tech companies needs help
 - And people of African or African American descent are hardly there: At Twitter, only 2 percent of all staff and 1 percent of techs are black.

Civil War re-enactors honor role of black soldiers

Civil War re-enactors honor role of black soldiers
 - He said he does it to not only honor his ancestors in blue, but to honor all African-Americans "who fought in the Civil War, toiled in the fields as slaves ...

Same Sex Marriage Ban and Laws: Gay Marriage Declared Unconstitutional in Miami Area

Same Sex Marriage Ban and Laws: Gay Marriage Declared Unconstitutional in Miami Area
 - Judge Sarah Zabel overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage in a ... The U.S. Hispanic population is on the rise, and so is Hispanic-owned ...

Pope Francis is coming to America

Pope Francis is coming to America
 - Having a Latin American pope who is going to be speaking native Spanish to Latinos in the United States will be the first time they see themselves ...

Peru is on the right track in reducing poverty, says WB

Peru is on the right track in reducing poverty, says WB
 - Social programs are very important to break poverty cycles and help the neediest,” said Jorge Familiar, WB's vice president for Latin America and the ...

Net Neutrality Astroturfing Stirs Up Conflict Between Latino/Minority Groups

Net Neutrality Astroturfing Stirs Up Conflict Between Latino/Minority Groups
 - That first option, "the Latino people" turned out to be rather prescient. During the last net neutrality fight, in 2009, it was revealed that a bunch of Latino ...

Local pastors embarking on Haiti mission

Local pastors embarking on Haiti mission
 - Associate Pastor Allison Farrah count out the hand-quilted bags that will carry rice, beans and oil to the poverty-stricken country of Haiti in August.

Southern Poverty Law Center's Children at Risk Work

Southern Poverty Law Center's Children at Risk Work
 - These youths are disproportionately African American and Latino. Most live in poverty. Many of these children were needlessly pushed out of school ...

Latin American Children in Public School ...

Latin American Children in Public School ...
 - Jorge Familiar, World Bank Vice President for Latin America and the ... broaden opportunities for all Latin Americans than a quality education," and he ...