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martes, 28 de octubre de 2014

Italy: 54% of LGBT people say they suffer discrimination

Italy: 54% of LGBT people say they suffer discrimination
 - With this important conference the Italian Presidency wants to show its commitment to working with our EU partners to combat LGBT discrimination ...

The Times are Changing for LGBT Discrimination

The Times are Changing for LGBT Discrimination
 - The Times are Changing for LGBT Discrimination. Employers can, and should, adopt progressive anti-discrimination policies that make it clear they ...

Ten shocking facts about the Alliance Defending Freedom

Ten shocking facts about the Alliance Defending Freedom
 - The so-called Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) is one of the nation's most dangerous organizations working to prevent equality for LGBT people.

Health Care Shortfalls for LGBT Young Women

Health Care Shortfalls for LGBT Young Women
 - Young sexual minority women including those identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) were found to have higher elevated odds ...

The LGBT community has been swept under the carpet somewhat in wrestling': British Boot Camp ...

The LGBT community has been swept under the carpet somewhat in wrestling': British Boot Camp ...
 - LGBT angles in pro-wrestling have a history of not being handled very well: there was the cringeworthy Billy and Chuck storyline in WWE, and Orlando ...




Anatomy of a Right-Wing Fabrication: No Threat to Idaho Wedding Chapel

Anatomy of a Right-Wing Fabrication: No Threat to Idaho Wedding Chapel
 - To right-wing extremists, it seemed to be just the story they were waiting for to validate their screeds against LGBT rights. But was it a true tale, or sweet ...

The economic case for mentoring disadvantaged youth

The economic case for mentoring disadvantaged youth
 - His paper was part of the project's June 2014 “Policies to Address Poverty in America.” In a country with “a high and growing level of inequality and not ...

Child poverty rates soar in world's richest countries

Child poverty rates soar in world's richest countries
 - At least 2.6 million children have fallen below the poverty line in the world's richest nations since the 2008 economic crisis, UNICEF, the United ...

Are African Americans Abandoning Democratic Party?

Are African Americans Abandoning Democratic Party?
 - “Everywhere you go, there is poverty in black areas,” Harold Ward said. ... A Quinn campaign aide dismissed any notion that African Americans will ...

Expand Vocational Training, Cut College Enrollments to Attack Inequality

Expand Vocational Training, Cut College Enrollments to Attack Inequality
 - American professionals at the top of those businesses who provide the vision and string the beads—those who conceive new products, manage ...

Are Americans Saving Too Much and Spending Too Little?

Are Americans Saving Too Much and Spending Too Little?
 - Many people think income and wealth inequality is a social problem, but few have offered a coherent explanation of why it's bad for the economy.

There's Not Income Inequality in America, The Problem Is "Opportunity Inequality"

There's Not Income Inequality in America, The Problem Is "Opportunity Inequality"
 - Townhall is packed with breaking news headlines, political news, and conservative opinion with Townhall columnists including Ann Coulter, Michelle ...

Equality at risk in the West, says Rupert Murdoch

Equality at risk in the West, says Rupert Murdoch
 - has been greater inequality”. “In America, the most highly paid 1 per cent now pay 46 per cent of all income tax,” Mr Murdoch said. “In Britain, the top ...

Graphing American Wage Statistics Is Not a Pretty Picture

Graphing American Wage Statistics Is Not a Pretty Picture
 - The rich get richer and income inequality in America continues to grow in 2013. The wage situation improved from 2012, but it's still pretty bad.

If You Care About The Poor, Care About Marriage

If You Care About The Poor, Care About Marriage
 - The growing marriage divide is a major source of social and economic inequality, and is one largely unnoticed force eroding the American Dream.




The rich also worry about the wealth gap

The rich also worry about the wealth gap
 - Two-thirds of millionaires are concerned about the level of economic inequality in America, according to a survey from PNC Wealth Management.

In The Papers: Inequality, Youth Unemployment And Retirement Incentives

In The Papers: Inequality, Youth Unemployment And Retirement Incentives
- Every Monday, the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit organization made up of some of North America's most respected economists, ...

In search for missing students, Mexican authorities discover more bodies in Guerrero

In search for missing students, Mexican authorities discover more bodies in Guerrero
 - Authorities came upon the new location based on statements from four people arrested early Monday, said the official, who spoke on condition of ...

Afro-Latinos often left out of US dialogue on race and ethnicity

Afro-Latinos often left out of US dialogue on race and ethnicity
 - But hey, people of my complexion for some reason have a weird reputation of giving their kids “funny” and “exotic” names like “Shaniqua” or whatever, ...

Caldwell: Are pollsters undercounting the Latino vote?

Caldwell: Are pollsters undercounting the Latino vote?
 - And it is not as if this potential has gone unnoticed by the Udall people. ... He has been holding get-out-the-vote rallies in Latino areas. And he is ...

Top 10 most gender equal countries in Latin America and the Caribbean

Top 10 most gender equal countries in Latin America and the Caribbean
 - The region has shown steady improvement over recent years and in terms of educational attainment it is almost on a par with North America and ...

Desperate Dems Are Turning to Racial Attacks

Desperate Dems Are Turning to Racial Attacks
 - For those keeping score, the Color of Change flier shamelessly fabricates three ways Republicans mean to disenfranchise African Americans. It warns ...

The Extraordinary Racial Implications Of Legalizing Pot In The Nation's Capital

The Extraordinary Racial Implications Of Legalizing Pot In The Nation's Capital
 - But it is race that dominates the conversation. The district has a population of African Americans that hovers near 50 percent, and a history of being a ...

Race, party favors and early voting key in Md. governor's battle

Race, party favors and early voting key in Md. governor's battle
 - The Maryland gubernatorial race is closer than many pundits, myself ... It's the state with the fourth-highest African American population share. And Mr.

Unrepresentative Democracy: The Racial Gap in Municipal Government

Unrepresentative Democracy: The Racial Gap in Municipal Government
 - Conyers, Georgia is another fairly typical example: migration of African Americans from Atlanta transformed the town's demographics, but the local ...