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jueves, 30 de octubre de 2014

It's social and it's personal: LGBT coverage in the digital age

It's social and it's personal: LGBT coverage in the digital age
 - BuzzFeed has a dedicated team in the US covering the LGBT community, as well as correspondents around the world like Warren who cover local ...

Kiev's Iconic Cinema Burns Down During LGBT-Movie Screening

Kiev's Iconic Cinema Burns Down During LGBT-Movie Screening
 - It is not hard to guess who is behind the act of arson, considering an LGBT-movie was screened in the cinema that day, asserted another Facebook ...

One job, two lives: Being LGBT at work

One job, two lives: Being LGBT at work
-  Such fears appear to be echoed by others in the LGBT community, where according to a recent study by the Human Rights Campaign, an LGBT ...

Remember These LGBT Firsts on TV?

Remember These LGBT Firsts on TV?
 - Last week, a viewer complained about the "gay scenes" on How to Get Away With Murder. This week, we learned that the Cartoon Networkcensored ...




LGBT Americans struggling more than straight peers

LGBT Americans struggling more than straight peers
 - A new study estimates that LGBT individuals, particularly LGBT women, are less likely to be thriving across a range of measures of their health and ...

Kevin Hart's Rap Angers The LGBT Community

Kevin Hart's Rap Angers The LGBT Community
 -  However, with Kevin back to the same old Kevin, giving him a microphone at an LGBT rally in support of Nick might not have been the best idea.




William Hague: The situation for LGBT people 'is worsening' in many countries

William Hague: The situation for LGBT people 'is worsening' in many countries
 - In his first major speech on LGBT rights, the former Foreign Secretary William Hague, has warned that the situation for gay people abroad “is ...

LGBT Candidates in Texas Are Already Making History in the Best Way

LGBT Candidates in Texas Are Already Making History in the Best Way
 - This election season, a record number of openly LGBT candidates will be on the ballot in Texas. Two are running for Congress and six more, two of ...

The LGBT rich are a fast-growing market

The LGBT rich are a fast-growing market
 - There are no reliable numbers on the population of LGBT millionaires. Forbes estimates that seven of the world's billionaires are now openly identified ...

The Big Question: Why should the LGBT community vote for you?

The Big Question: Why should the LGBT community vote for you?
 - Lee Aikin (SG, Council Chairman): I have been aware of LGBT issues for many years. In the 1980s I had a number of LGBT friends and acquaintances ...




Is U.S. education policy keeping poor people in poverty?

Is U.S. education policy keeping poor people in poverty?
 - We know people living in poverty in America are disproportionately African-American and Hispanic-American. Thus, the inaction of policymakers to ...

Honey Boo Boo Child And Why White Poverty Is No Laughing Matter

Honey Boo Boo Child And Why White Poverty Is No Laughing Matter
 - The first taste of White poverty came by way of old episodes of “The Beverly ... “The association of African Americans with the “undeserving poor” is ...

Sebring is not nation's poorest city

Sebring is not nation's poorest city
 - A call to the U.S. Census Bureau produced a list of all 508 micro and metro statistical areas in America. Sebring ranked 11th on that list, after Gallup, ...

20 Percent in 20 Years: Middle Class Wealth Is Evaporating

20 Percent in 20 Years: Middle Class Wealth Is Evaporating
 - Another common narrative is that the middle class is dying, rapidly growing levels of inequality are polarizing America to the point where the country ...

Blacks, Hispanics and Young People Are Big Winners as Obamacare Reduces Inequality in the US

Blacks, Hispanics and Young People Are Big Winners as Obamacare Reduces Inequality in the US
 - The data shows that the law has done something rather unusual in the American economy this century: It has pushed back against inequality, ...

How US healthcare affects inequality

How US healthcare affects inequality
 - Real (inflation-adjusted) wages, incomes, and living standards for America's poor and middle-class households are at best only trivially higher.

Inequality is making me a bad parent

Inequality is making me a bad parent
 - But the rising inequality of this society is making it harder to envision a good life for your kids unless they're launched (and more likely born) into the ...




Greater inequality within UK and US than some developing countries, trade 'footprint' shows

Greater inequality within UK and US than some developing countries, trade 'footprint' shows
 - Despite this, America's internal inequality is still higher than the inequality footprint representing its international trade. The same applies to the United ...

Latin America lags behind on self-made billionaires

Latin America lags behind on self-made billionaires
 - People often associate Latin America with poverty. ... The number of billionaires in Latin America grew 38 percent according to the ... The only way Latin America can produce more billionaires is by investing in education, giving ...

Young People Use Gorgeous Instagram Pics To Show There's More To Haiti Than Poverty

Young People Use Gorgeous Instagram Pics To Show There's More To Haiti Than Poverty
 - I have the opportunity and the voice to show what Haiti is also about," Mathé said. "It's not just about extreme poverty, which we're also trying to fight ...

Unicef highlights social exclusion of rural youth in Mexico

Unicef highlights social exclusion of rural youth in Mexico
- Nearly seven out of every 10 children and adolescents in Mexican rural areas live under conditions of poverty, the United Nations Children's Fund, ...

In Latin America, Caribbean 70 million lifted out of poverty

In Latin America, Caribbean 70 million lifted out of poverty
 - In Latin America, Caribbean 70 million lifted out of poverty ... “The reason for that was basically the fact that some countries were better managed from ...

Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall Street and the IMF

Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall Street and the IMF
 - Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall ... The Cuban delegate stated the appalling fact that “Developing countries had ...

Unicef Highlights Social Exclusion of Rural Youth in Mexico

Unicef Highlights Social Exclusion of Rural Youth in Mexico
 - A total of 66.9 percent of rural youths lived in poverty and 23.2 percent in extreme poverty, compared with ... from the Latin American Herald Tribune: ...

Georgia law ignores, threatens large LGBT population

Georgia law ignores, threatens large LGBT population
 - sexual orientation, there are a few cities and municipalities around the Metro Atlanta area that protect LGBT people from workplace discrimination.