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miércoles, 15 de octubre de 2014

Turkey's first 'gay marriage'

Turkey's first 'gay marriage'
 - In a September interview in KaosGL magazine, which focuses on issues pertaining to Turkey's LGBT community but also deals with other human ...




LGBT travel leaders urged to become 'role models'

LGBT travel leaders urged to become 'role models'
 - The founder of the annual list of top 100 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in business has urged LGBT travel leaders to “reach out and ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Says He Would Defend LGBT Rights "To The Death"

Benedict Cumberbatch Says He Would Defend LGBT Rights "To The Death"
 - I'd take up arms against someone who was telling me I had to believe in what they believed or they would kill me.” Kimberley Dadds BuzzFeed Staff ...

Three times TV made it easier for LGBT people across America to come out

Three times TV made it easier for LGBT people across America to come out
 - Over the past quarter of a century (and change), LGBT rights have made great headway, although there is still work that needs to be done on this front.

LAUSD Launches LGBT Bullying Prevention Campaign in Athletics

LAUSD Launches LGBT Bullying Prevention Campaign in Athletics
 - A month after organizers of New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade made the historic announcement that it would let an LGBT group march openly, ...

How will the church minister to the LGBT community?

How will the church minister to the LGBT community?
 - For a long time I have felt that the church has been too focused on doctrinal purity, militantly proclaiming its positions, and reacting negatively to the ...

1 in 4 Americans Think You're Broke Because You're Lazy

1 in 4 Americans Think You're Broke Because You're Lazy
 - They think, the main driver of inequality has nothing to do with income ... were equally as unimpressed as Americans with the poor's working habits.

Pollution Inequality and Income Inequality

Pollution Inequality and Income Inequality
 - Pollution Inequality and Income Inequality ... and nonpoor, to whites and nonwhites, found that the inequality in America is in the air that we breathe.

Inequality undermining our democracy

Inequality undermining our democracy
 - Social inequality is the few having more than they can use while the many ... This inequality results in the shredding of the fabric of our nation's democracy. ... celebrate again the freedom and equality that once made America great.

Is This "American Exceptionalism"?

Is This "American Exceptionalism"?
 - We constantly hear our politicians say that "America is the greatest country in ... Inequality alone is a huge problem, but as Richard Wilkinson and Kate ...

Wall Street is worried about inequality?

Wall Street is worried about inequality?
 - They're more concerned with what inequality might mean for investors, ... You said once that the rapid increase in American inequality "was not an ...

Is the Fast-Food Industry Driving Income Inequality in America?

Is the Fast-Food Industry Driving Income Inequality in America?
 - In a January SEC filing, the company listed protests by its low wage workers, increasing awareness of income inequality, and public perception of ...

The Brutal Disparities Suffered By Native Americans

The Brutal Disparities Suffered By Native Americans
 - In 2012, one in four American Indians and Alaska Natives lived in poverty, compared to a national rate of 14.5 percent. For those who identify these ...




America's Poorest Cities

America's Poorest Cities
 - Despite an ongoing economic recovery in the U.S., American households are still struggling. While last year the median household income rose to ...

Why the U.S. Should Worry About the Global Education Problem

Why the U.S. Should Worry About the Global Education Problem
 - I just finished Gabriel Zinny's Educación 3.0, which covers the changing landscape of education both in the United States and in Latin America.

What Is Really Tearing America Apart

What Is Really Tearing America Apart
 - The resumes included certain racial cues, such as "president of the African-American Student Association," and certain political cues, such as ...

Subsidies Help Breast Cancer Patients Adhere to Hormone Therapy

Subsidies Help Breast Cancer Patients Adhere to Hormone Therapy
 - differ by race and socioeconomic status, with African American women and ... Biggers and her colleagues looked at data from the U.S. Centers for ...

Pride,' solidarity and the future of the gay rights movement

Pride,' solidarity and the future of the gay rights movement
 - Look, if one in five people is gay, one in five miners must be, too. ... African American children in gay male households have the highest poverty rate ...

Hey now, Haiti: young Haitians flip the script on Instagram

Hey now, Haiti: young Haitians flip the script on Instagram
 - Most news about Haiti isn't exactly the cheerful stuff of tourism brochures. ... Focusing on the beauty is not the same as ignoring poverty, she says.

Feria de Educación' Attracts more than 20000 Latinos

Feria de Educación' Attracts more than 20000 Latinos
- One of the first people to arrive at the fair, Torres was amazed at the sheer ... She also said the fair is testimony to the number of people in the Latino ...




First' Latino Nominated For Court Hopes More Hispanics Follow

First' Latino Nominated For Court Hopes More Hispanics Follow
 - There will be enough people out there telling you 'no' or suggest that you set more realistic expectations or achievable goals. You should not be one ...

6.8 Million Latino Workers

6.8 Million Latino Workers
 - the Labor Department is running a series of blog posts related to how it can help expand opportunity for more people in America.




Mexican crime boss linked to missing students kills himself

Mexican crime boss linked to missing students kills himself
 - Several people arrested in connection with the events of Sept 26 told investigators that the police chief in Iguala, Guerrero, Salgado Valladares, had ...

HRC President Chad Griffin and Dustin Lance Black in Arkansas to Celebrate Coming Out

HRC President Chad Griffin and Dustin Lance Black in Arkansas to Celebrate Coming Out
 - When people know someone who is LGBT, they are far more likely to support equality under the law. HRC encourages LGBT people and straight ...

Pew: White Catholics Lean Republican, Hispanic Catholics Favor Democrats

Pew: White Catholics Lean Republican, Hispanic Catholics Favor Democrats
 - White Catholics were more inclined to say that homosexual behavior is a sin, 47-44 percent, while more Hispanic Catholics said such behavior is not a ...