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domingo, 24 de agosto de 2014

6 Awesome Gay Rights Videos That Everyone Should See

6 Awesome Gay Rights Videos That Everyone Should See
 - The battle for LGBT rights is viewed by many as the civil rights movement of our time. More than half the country's states—31 of them—ban same-sex marriage, and LGBT discrimination is rampant.




A Closer Look at Discrimination Within Assisted Living Facilities

A Closer Look at Discrimination Within Assisted Living Facilities
 - LGBT discrimination doesn't stop as someone ages, and no one knows this better than Bruce Williams. The senior services coordinator at the Pride ...

Julia Roberts To Receive LGBT Award For 'The Normal Heart'

Julia Roberts To Receive LGBT Award For 'The Normal Heart'
 - On Tuesday, the LGBT association released a statement praising Julia Roberts and her husband for their efforts in raising awareness for the disease:.

Was This Radio Host Fired for Being Gay?

Was This Radio Host Fired for Being Gay?
 - Ironically, Stevens actually pointed to the elevated rate of workplace discrimination faced by LGBT people in her closing remarks in that piece.

News outlets misgender Detroit shooting victims as LGBT community faces attacks

News outlets misgender Detroit shooting victims as LGBT community faces attacks
 - One victim is dead and two others injured after a series of shootings in Detroit's Palmer Park, all of which involved attacks on LGBT people. According ...

Women target obesity, poverty through art

Women target obesity, poverty through art
 - Tupperware parties and telenovelas might seem like an unlikely combination, but for playwrights Virgina Grise and Irma Mayorga, blending their cultural heritage through theater and the intimacy of a communal setting of a home environment felt natural.

Called to go to Haiti'

Called to go to Haiti'
 - Supply and Multiply exists to bring the Gospel to Haiti primarily through pastoral ... of Montrouis and what they've seen God doing in the poverty of that place. ... I was thinking I'm called to go to Haiti, not called to be on 'Survivor.'”.

Echoes of Ferguson for Latino Communities In California

Echoes of Ferguson for Latino Communities In California
 - Echoes of Ferguson for Latino Communities In California ... “The same people there to protect us are in some cases unfortunately doing the opposite.

Gay rights change of heart: a former Baton Rouge pastor explains why he flipped his position

Gay rights change of heart: a former Baton Rouge pastor explains why he flipped his position
 - That LGBT people are disease carriers, pose a danger to women and ... He said some black people see homosexuality, especially regarding black ...

Ferguson is a story going back decades. And there is no new ending

Ferguson is a story going back decades. And there is no new ending
 - It is a story about demography and race going back to the great migration out ... racial order in northern cities by actively targeting African Americans.

Missouri violence shows an America still grappling with the tinderbox of race

Missouri violence shows an America still grappling with the tinderbox of race
 - In the present-day Ferguson version of what is a long-running American tragedy, an unarmed African American teenager, Michael Brown, was shot ...

Michael Gerson: The paradox of American diversity

Michael Gerson: The paradox of American diversity
 - And sometimes by race. I remember an African-American friend of my older brother being denied entry to the pool at my father's golf club. Membership ...

Talking to kids about race and class

Talking to kids about race and class
 - Riley, who is African-American, told me her main priority when she talks to her 5-year-old daughter Ayva about race and class is teaching her that it's ...

Latin America's Top Fund Is Bullish on Itau Amid Lending

Latin America's Top Fund Is Bullish on Itau Amid Lending
 - Latin America's largest bank by market value, said Aug. ... in Brazil, insurers and education companies should also benefit, Ramirez said. His fund ...

Medical team prepares to go to Haiti

Medical team prepares to go to Haiti
 - The Tallahassee-Haiti Medical Team (THMT), an international aid group, has been providing medical care and other services to the people of Campeche-Dumay in the mountains east of Port-au-Prince, the capitol of Haiti, since the devastating earthquake in 2010.