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miércoles, 5 de noviembre de 2014

Geeks OUT launches Kickstarter for LGBT comic con

Geeks OUT launches Kickstarter for LGBT comic con
 - After hosting plenty of smaller-scale events for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning fans, Geeks OUT is setting its sights on something ...

LGBT activists to anti-gay haters: 'Stand For Love'

LGBT activists to anti-gay haters: 'Stand For Love'
 - Gay Houston countered an anti-gay rally that drew thousands on Sunday with their own counter-protest and a clothing drive to help homeless LGBT ...

When Love Finds You, Rules and Roles Don't Apply

When Love Finds You, Rules and Roles Don't Apply
 - Tru Love is ultimately a tale of love, loss and acceptance, as many LGBT films are. However, it stands out from the crowd for its ability to maintain a ...



What does Republican Senate takeover mean for LGBT issues?

What does Republican Senate takeover mean for LGBT issues?
 - One bill that LGBT advocates may continue to push is the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, legislation that would bar employers from engaging in ...

The "T" in LGBT

The "T" in LGBT
 - The “T” in LGBT has often been an afterthought, left behind to maximize mainstream appeal for the gay rights movement. Transgender activists have ...



Thousands of LGBT state workers not covered by Georgia anti-discrimination law, study says

Thousands of LGBT state workers not covered by Georgia anti-discrimination law, study says
 - In a 2011 study by the Phillip Rush Center that surveyed more than 2,000 LGBT people in Georgia, 25 percent of respondents said they have ...

Rose McGowan attacks LGBT community for failing to campaign for feminism: 'Gay men are more ...

Rose McGowan attacks LGBT community for failing to campaign for feminism: 'Gay men are more ...
 - LGBT charity Stonewall said that McGowan's comments seemed to be “based on a skewed version of reality” and “undermine the equality” that men ...

Three Lessons from the Midterm Election Results for LGBT Equality?

Three Lessons from the Midterm Election Results for LGBT Equality?
 - Conservative members of the LGBT community have an opportunity to press our cases before those in power. Ostensibly, they have the access and ...

A magazine for and by LGBT community

A magazine for and by LGBT community
 - The sexual minority community of Karnataka is launching a quarterly dedicated to issues faced by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community, which is the first effort of its kind in the State. The magazine, titled ‘Ananya’ and to be launched on Thursday, will carry “news and views of the sexual minorities” in and around Karnataka. It will also comprise poems and stories by 

Charity tells MPs: 44% of LGBT youngsters have considered suicide

Charity tells MPs: 44% of LGBT youngsters have considered suicide
 - The House of Commons Health Committee has published a report into youth mental health services featuring evidence from LGBT charity METRO.



The global economy, energy and inequality

The global economy, energy and inequality
 - There are some fundamental problems, for instance, America's growing inequality. In fact in the first three years of the so-called recovery 95% of all the ...

West Virginia, the nation's least Hispanic state, elects its first Latino congressman

West Virginia, the nation's least Hispanic state, elects its first Latino congressman
 - After his victory, Mooney tweeted: "I cannot thank you enough for this humbling opportunity to serve the people of West Virginia." Latinos make up just ...

Young Latinos in Denver going house to house to promote educational measure

Young Latinos in Denver going house to house to promote educational measure
 - People still don't know how important voting in favor of children in this ... that the Hispanic community needs Measure 2A to be approved because, if it ...

Rights Activists Ask UN to Condemn Abuses in Egypt

Rights Activists Ask UN to Condemn Abuses in Egypt
 - The rights activists say they are particularly worried by the lackluster response of many European and Latin American countries. The Egyptian ...



Chagas Disease Spread by 'Kissing' Bugs Silently Becoming a Real Problem in USA

Chagas Disease Spread by 'Kissing' Bugs Silently Becoming a Real Problem in USA
 - Chagas disease is largely unknown in the U.S., but is mainly endemic to 21 Latin American countries. About 7 million to 8 million people are estimated ...

Obama the Racist: Does the President Worry Too Much About Minorities?

Obama the Racist: Does the President Worry Too Much About Minorities?
 - African-American surge voters came out in force in 2008 and 2012, but they are not well positioned to do so again in 2014,” he wrote. “In fact, over ...

Utah County Attorney rules shooting death of African American youth Darrien Hunt justified

Utah County Attorney rules shooting death of African American youth Darrien Hunt justified
 - The death of Darrien Hunt is a tragedy for his family and yet another example of racial discrimination against African Americans in the U.S. The only ...

Exit Poll: Have Race Relations Worsened?

Exit Poll: Have Race Relations Worsened?
 - Twenty-one percent of Americans believe race relations in the U.S. have ... divisions, especially between law enforcement and African-Americans.

Subsidies help breast cancer patients adhere to hormone therapy

Subsidies help breast cancer patients adhere to hormone therapy
 - he 23,299 women, all 65 years or older and enrolled in Medicare, were 86% white, 7% African American, 4% Hispanic, and 2% other racial ...

Italy Seeks to Form an Organization Akin to ALBA

Italy Seeks to Form an Organization Akin to ALBA
 - As Poverty and social exclusion rise in Europe, Italian Parliamentarian seeks to form a regional organization. “Europe has a lot to learn from Latin ...

South Africa Among Most Successful Emerging Nations in Combating Poverty

South Africa Among Most Successful Emerging Nations in Combating Poverty
 - as Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and Indonesia in reducing the levels of poverty through its fiscal policies. ... from the Latin American Herald Tribune: ...

Dear White People

Dear White People
 - The white president and the African American dean (Dennis Haysbert) are already subtly at odds — as are their respective sons, one of whom ...

Accrediting agency head says UNC says issues 'deeper' in light of Wainstein report

Accrediting agency head says UNC says issues 'deeper' in light of Wainstein report
 - light of the report by former federal prosecutor Kenneth Wainstein into irregularities in the former Department of African and Afro-American Studies.

Technology can transform education in LatAm, UN expert says

Technology can transform education in LatAm, UN expert says
 - Technology can transform education in Latin America if it used to improve teachers' capabilities, the U.N. Educational, Scientific and Cultural ...

One in four EU citizens at risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2013

One in four EU citizens at risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2013
 - More than 120 million people in the 28 European Union, EU, equivalent to one person in every four, were at risk of falling into poverty or social ...