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miércoles, 22 de octubre de 2014

Dallas Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Dallas Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad
 - The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries ...

South Africa Progressive on LGBT Rights but Gays Still Battle for Social Reform

South Africa Progressive on LGBT Rights but Gays Still Battle for Social Reform
 - But even though change to the legal atmosphere has undoubtedly made a difference to the lives of LGBT and intersex people over the last 20 years, ...

Limerick woman in LGBT top 100 business leaders

Limerick woman in LGBT top 100 business leaders
 - Margot, who is originally from Dromin in Co Limerick, is number 50 on the list compiled by Outstanding, a not-for-profit professional network for LGBT ...

Human rights group: LGBT Jamaicans targets of unchecked violence

Human rights group: LGBT Jamaicans targets of unchecked violence
 - LGBT people are the targets of unchecked violence and discrimination in Jamaica, frequently refused housing or employment ...

Nigerian Court Throws Out Challenge To Anti-LGBT Law

Nigerian Court Throws Out Challenge To Anti-LGBT Law
 - A judge with Nigeria's Federal High Court threw out a challenge to a sweeping anti-LGBT law enacted in January on Wednesday, ruling that the ...

The Retirement Crisis Facing Gays And Lesbians

The Retirement Crisis Facing Gays And Lesbians
 - The report is from SAGE (Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders), the nation's largest group dedicated to improving the lives of LGBT older adults.

The Effects of Inclusion: A Comparative Analysis of LGBT Discrimination in Michigan and California

The Effects of Inclusion: A Comparative Analysis of LGBT Discrimination in Michigan and California
 - The focus of this article is on the inclusion of LGBT individuals and the passage of non-discrimination laws, which to date, has been left up to the state ...

How Should LGBT Teens Navigate Sleepovers? Parents, Teens Sound Off

How Should LGBT Teens Navigate Sleepovers? Parents, Teens Sound Off
 - Also joining the chat was Jacob Rudolph, the New Jersey student who came out as LGBT in an impassioned high school awards speech last year and ...

Only transgender Capitol Hill staffer pushes for LGBT rights

Only transgender Capitol Hill staffer pushes for LGBT rights
 - Ben Panico has experienced something other transgender Capitol Hill staffers haven't in the past — a warm welcome. Trans staffers of years past ...

Philadelphia LGBT liaison dies

Philadelphia LGBT liaison dies
 - Casarez, a native Philadelphian, was the coordinator of the LGBT Center at the University of Pennsylvania and the executive director of the Gay and ...

Scholars obtaining career, life experience working with Teach For America

Scholars obtaining career, life experience working with Teach For America
 - Teach for America allows them to utilize their skills and passion for knowledge and education to spark that same love of learning to a younger ...

Free reading event at Bush childhood home

Free reading event at Bush childhood home
 - The mission of the George W. Bush Childhood Home, Inc. is to express and interpret the history of one of America's great families by telling the story of ...

Teach for America is the wrong path to education reform

Teach for America is the wrong path to education reform
 - This idealism is at the core of Teach for America, a non-profit educational organization that trains its corps members and sends them to low income ...

Largest study of Hispanics/Latinos finds depression and anxiety rates vary widely among groups

Largest study of Hispanics/Latinos finds depression and anxiety rates vary widely among groups
 - Older people (ages 45 to 64) were 21 percent more likely to have symptoms of depression (e.g., sadness, loss of interest, difficulties concentrating, ...

Activists and law in Haiti: multi-level human rights campaigns to find justice

Activists and law in Haiti: multi-level human rights campaigns to find justice
 - A partnership between a Haitian human rights organization and its US ... who rose from rural poverty to become Haiti's leading human rights lawyer, ...

The Ethnic Cleansing of Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the Age of Obama: How ...

The Ethnic Cleansing of Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the Age of Obama: How ...
 - African American education as we know it is at a crossroad! If it continues at its present course, the most democratic ethnic group in America's ...

A ride down MLK provides peek into city's racial psyche

A ride down MLK provides peek into city's racial psyche
 - And while it doesn't have a strong history of diversity, the league is inducting the late Wendell Scott, the first African American to race full-time in ...

In Senate races, little talk of Ferguson. Will that hurt black voter turnout?

In Senate races, little talk of Ferguson. Will that hurt black voter turnout?
 - African-Americans are engaged in intense discussions about the race and justice issues raised this summer. But the Senate candidates – many in ...

GOP's grotesque racist ads: Why it just can't escape its ugly history

GOP's grotesque racist ads: Why it just can't escape its ugly history
 - The famously racist Willie Horton is no ancient relic. .... Ebola, ISIS, an African-American murderer, it all tickles the racist lizard brain in the same place.

Florida Clergy Leaders Urge Thousands of African Americans and Latinos to Vote Early in ...

Florida Clergy Leaders Urge Thousands of African Americans and Latinos to Vote Early in ...
 - Partnering organizations include, the African American Council of Christian Clergy ... This event is part of a massive statewide effort by hundreds of congregations to hold transformative conversations across race and faith as a key ...

Juvenile Felony Arrests, by Race

Juvenile Felony Arrests, by Race
 - In this installment, we examine the racial breakdown of juvenile felony arrest ... Among racial/ethnic groups, African-American youth are arrested at far ...

Being 'Black-ish' also being 'homophobic-ish?'

Being 'Black-ish' also being 'homophobic-ish?'
 - Black-ish is a sitcom about an African-American upper-class Los Angeles family ... "Gay is something that kids learn from the media and programming.

Cesar Costa: “Terrible to See Children Having Children”

Cesar Costa: “Terrible to See Children Having Children”
 - A: Education: never in Mexico's history have there been so many children in school as now, but still some ... from the Latin American Herald Tribune: ...

Church reaches out to African-American gay community

Church reaches out to African-American gay community
 - The Unity Fellowship Church of Buffalo will reach out to the African-American gay community this week, hosting three evenings of “revival” events with ...

Stonewall study shows hate crime still prevalent in Scotland

Stonewall study shows hate crime still prevalent in Scotland
 - This rises to almost three in five trans people (57 per cent) and black and minority ethnic LGBT people (56 per cent), as well as more than half (52 per ...