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jueves, 2 de octubre de 2014

California sets example with new laws protecting LGBT people

California sets example with new laws protecting LGBT people
 - As Think Progress reports, California has recently passed several laws protecting LGBT people in the state under Gov. Jerry Brown.

Are LGBT Couples Richer Than Straight Couples? The Reality Doesn't Look Like 'Modern Family'

Are LGBT Couples Richer Than Straight Couples? The Reality Doesn't Look Like 'Modern Family'
 - In case you were under the impression that lesbian, gay, and bisexual couples are financially well off, a new report from the Movement Advancement ...

Stop Conflating Bigotry With Religious Faith

Stop Conflating Bigotry With Religious Faith
 - Two prominent LGBT groups are urging journalists to stop conflating religious belief with anti-LGBT attitudes in their coverage of the upcoming ...

Yogi to be honored for LGBT activism

Yogi to be honored for LGBT activism
 - In a lot of ways, 89-year-old Yogi Berra is the sports world's version of Zelig, the Woody Allen character who kept turning up in frame ...

Georgia LGBT leaders endorse 'Hide the Gays' strategy

Georgia LGBT leaders endorse 'Hide the Gays' strategy
 - In almost every battle against state ballot initiatives up to early 2012, LGBT activists were determined to make the votes not about marriage, but about ...

Pro-LGBT Republican Donors To Meet At Secret Washington Conference Today

Pro-LGBT Republican Donors To Meet At Secret Washington Conference Today
 - Pro-LGBT Republican advocates are today to host the confidential and off-the-record American Unity Conference of high-dollar donors seeking to ...

20 Ways To Becoming A Happy LGBT Person

20 Ways To Becoming A Happy LGBT Person
 - To simply say--"Life can be TOUGH" is a real understatement at times. So, I thought I would pass on some classic words of wisdom to my fellow LGBT ...

Solving the Country's LGBT Homelessness Crisis, One Midsize City at a Time

Solving the Country's LGBT Homelessness Crisis, One Midsize City at a Time
 - Nowadays, Cincinnati is a testing ground for programs that are trying to find ways to provide logistical and emotional support for homeless LGBT ...

Louisiana State University introduces new LGBT minor

Louisiana State University introduces new LGBT minor
 - Louisiana State University joins the list of universities striving to make their colleges more LGBT-friendly. This fall, the university launched a new, ...

Local LGBTQ Organizations Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Share Insights on Inclusion

Local LGBTQ Organizations Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Share Insights on Inclusion
 - HGBC is also running a social media campaign created by Honor41 to celebrate Hispanic and Latin American people during the month, sharing a ...

Elvis Valle, Author of Historical Novella "The Big Cave," Tells the Story of Civil Unrest and Triumph

Elvis Valle, Author of Historical Novella "The Big Cave," Tells the Story of Civil Unrest and Triumph
 - My work doesn't deviate from the topics associated with the Hispanic ... it's part of the topics that are in the Latino culture, which many people from ...

World Bank chief links Ebola outbreak to inequality

World Bank chief links Ebola outbreak to inequality
 - The Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 3,000 people in West Africa is not only a health crisis, but evidence of the danger of global inequality, ...

GLAAD report shows increase in LGBT characters on broadcast TV, but is it enough?

GLAAD report shows increase in LGBT characters on broadcast TV, but is it enough?
 - For example, Latino characters will make up 8 percent of this season's ... but according to the most recent census, Latino people make up 16 percent ...




Florida get-out-the-vote groups press for big Latino turnout in November

Florida get-out-the-vote groups press for big Latino turnout in November
 - But now people are afraid to open the door out of fear it might be an ... Across Florida, enthusiasm among non-Cuban Latino voters is low, political ...

No backlash from Latino activists

No backlash from Latino activists
 - Latino groups, unions and civil rights organizations are focused on ... want people to vote, and I want people to vote, but if you're a Latino in North ...




Hispanic Heritage Month needs more recognition

Hispanic Heritage Month needs more recognition
 - National Hispanic Heritage month first started as a week in 1968, when ... People of Latino heritage have had a great contribution to America and its ...

Coakley, Baker tout support in black, Latino communities

Coakley, Baker tout support in black, Latino communities
 - Coakley, Baker tout support in black, Latino communities ... “We're focused on getting out the vote and making sure that people have the literature to ...

GLAAD study reveals that there are more LGBT characters on TV, but we still have a long way to go

GLAAD study reveals that there are more LGBT characters on TV, but we still have a long way to go
 - shows that are dark, or challenging, or reflect the complexity of people. ... Or more specifically, more gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people ...

New Report Demonstrates How Anti-LGBT Laws Make It Hard For Lots of LGBTs To Make Ends Meet

New Report Demonstrates How Anti-LGBT Laws Make It Hard For Lots of LGBTs To Make Ends Meet
 - They don't think of [LGBT] people as having families and kids. ... 34% of black transgender people and 28% of Latino/Latina transgender people ...

Report shows over 200 LGBT murders in Brazil this year

Report shows over 200 LGBT murders in Brazil this year
 - At least 216 LGBTI people have been murdered in Brazil since January. ... “It is important to note that there are gay right, left, black, white people.

Groups need to actively embrace diversity

Groups need to actively embrace diversity
 - In the review, the author pushes the racial limits in some of the ways she illustrates Rhimes, her characters and African-American women.

White Mother Sues Sperm Bank After Giving Birth To Mixed Race Baby

White Mother Sues Sperm Bank After Giving Birth To Mixed Race Baby
 - For example, Cramblett must take Payton to get her hair cut in an African-American neighborhood, “where she is obviously different in appearance, ...

Local LGBTQ Organizations Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Share Insights on Inclusion

Local LGBTQ Organizations Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Share Insights on Inclusion
 - Many organizations have noted that the achievements of Hispanic lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer individuals are often overlooked ...

Educacion 3.0 and the Future of Talent in the Americas

Educacion 3.0 and the Future of Talent in the Americas
 - And Latin American educational performance trails behind international averages at the same time that a decade of robust growth has created a ...

Haiti trip offers work, life lessons for Shockers

Haiti trip offers work, life lessons for Shockers
  - After taking her first trip to Haiti during spring break two years ago, Wichta ... “Poverty in the United States doesn't even come close to Haiti,” Williams ...