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miércoles, 29 de octubre de 2014

Georgia law ignores, threatens large LGBT population

Georgia law ignores, threatens large LGBT population
 - With the Vatican's movement toward acceptance of homosexuals, LGBT parishioners can hope to feel more welcomed in the catholic community.

Is An LGBT Superhero Film Far Off?

Is An LGBT Superhero Film Far Off?
 - This surge in inclusivity extends to LGBT characters as well. From lesbian crimefighter Batwoman to young mutant Benjamin Deeds, there's a growing ...

A radically un-radical, conservative call for 'full acceptance of LGBT Christians in the church'

A radically un-radical, conservative call for 'full acceptance of LGBT Christians in the church'
 - Yes, it's a book about how and why he has changed his mind about “the full acceptance of LGBT Christians in the church,” and that will be perceived ...

The lavender elephant in the room…

The lavender elephant in the room…
 - It's the same in the LGBT community. Now, in the afterglow of Wisconsin's marriage equality victory, and, with an election in the offing, we're reminded ...




America's 10 Worst LGBT Work Insults

America's 10 Worst LGBT Work Insults
 - The new report, "LGBT Diversity: Show Me the Business Case," reveals that companies that bother to invest resources in making workplaces more ...

Playful' Irish LGBT-positive play teaches 7-year-olds to bend gender

Playful' Irish LGBT-positive play teaches 7-year-olds to bend gender
 - An Irish theater company has created a pro-LGBT play specifically geared towards youngsters ages 7-13 with the goal of remolding a child's ...

Ugandan Court Dismisses High-Profile Case Against Ugandan LGBT Activist

Ugandan Court Dismisses High-Profile Case Against Ugandan LGBT Activist
 - A Ugandan court has dismissed charges against Sam Ganafa, head of the LGBT rights group Spectrum Uganda, Ganafa told the blog Erasing 76 ...

Should The Super Bowl 50 Host Committee Be Reaching Out To LGBT-Owned Businesses?

Should The Super Bowl 50 Host Committee Be Reaching Out To LGBT-Owned Businesses?
 - Since this is the Bay Area, the nexus of the LGBT civil rights movement and home to one of the largest LGBT populations in the country, shouldn't the ...

Three LGBT Activists Survive Harrowing Experience in Russia

Three LGBT Activists Survive Harrowing Experience in Russia
 - A trio of young Russians took to the streets to show their support for LGBT equality this weekend. They were met by 100 violent homophobes.

The marriage between economic success and family structure in America

The marriage between economic success and family structure in America
- Wilcox believes the growing marriage divide between the college-educated and others erodes the American dream and is tied to stagnating families, ...




This Is What Happens When You Criticize Teach for America

This Is What Happens When You Criticize Teach for America
 - In recent years, such criticism has centered on Teach For America's intimate involvement in the education privatization movement and its five-week ...

Child poverty in the US is among the worst in the developed world

Child poverty in the US is among the worst in the developed world
 - In the richest nation in the world, one in three kids live in poverty. ... pricey urban and suburban areas, where many of America's poor actually live.

Poverty among white people is mostly ignored

Poverty among white people is mostly ignored
 - So it goes during a week spent wandering this county and adjacent counties discussing something America almost never talks about: white poverty.

US Has Highest Poverty of any OECD Country: Report

US Has Highest Poverty of any OECD Country: Report
 - When one looks at the official oecd data from poverty among working age ... In corporate america, we worry about the fact that firms live quarter to ...

Welfare's Stigma in White Working-Class America

Welfare's Stigma in White Working-Class America
 - A report released last year by UNICEF found that more than one in five American children fall below a relative poverty line, meaning they live in a ...




Student paper prints racial slurs directed at protesters

Student paper prints racial slurs directed at protesters
 - The expletive and racial slur printed on the cover of Missouri State ... said he did not realize the amount of racism that African-American students face.

Recent college graduates are pushing lower-income African Americans out of cities

Recent college graduates are pushing lower-income African Americans out of cities
 - Democrat, consider themselves socially and culturally progressive, and boast racial diversity—all lost unprecedented numbers of African Americans.

UH Research Focuses on Suicide Resilience and Vulnerability Among African-American Adults

UH Research Focuses on Suicide Resilience and Vulnerability Among African-American Adults
 - Religious beliefs and practices may reduce thoughts of suicide among African-American adults in stressful life events induced by racial ...

There is no justice in prisons' race-based punishment

There is no justice in prisons' race-based punishment
 - State Prison near Susanville attacked two corrections officers, and prison officials responded with a race-based lockdown, keeping African American ...

New Jersey schools promise to correct racial disparities

New Jersey schools promise to correct racial disparities
 - Of the 6,622 students who attended the district's nine schools in 2013, 38 percent were African American and 49 percent were white. But black ...

The trials of LGBT crusader, Stephaun Wallace

The trials of LGBT crusader, Stephaun Wallace
 - Stephaun Wallace has spent most of his life working to make the world a better place for minority LGBT people in various places across the country.

Latino Outreach for Victims of Domestic Violence

Latino Outreach for Victims of Domestic Violence
 - It seems like we are always getting called out to domestic violence or domestic dispute situations; with respect to the Hispanic community although we ...

Caritas united to combat poverty in Latin America

Caritas united to combat poverty in Latin America
 - Caritas united to combat poverty in Latin America. Latin America is the continent with the most inequality in the world, where the division between the ...

A Tax Bonus for Black and Latino Men?

A Tax Bonus for Black and Latino Men?
 - What if I told you that there is a policy change that is pretty much guaranteed to help low-income people of color struggling to get out of poverty, and ...

Economic crisis leaves 2.6 million "rich kids" in poverty, UNICEF says

Economic crisis leaves 2.6 million "rich kids" in poverty, UNICEF says
 - The economic crisis has plunged 2.6 million children into poverty in the 41 richest countries in the world since 2008, raising the number of poor ...