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jueves, 13 de noviembre de 2014

Cincinnati named among top in country in promoting LGBT equality

Cincinnati named among top in country in promoting LGBT equality
 - The score of 100 indicates the city is among the tops in the country in promoting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. The award was ...

New report shows WV showing progress toward LGBT community

New report shows WV showing progress toward LGBT community
 - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, released its third ...

Human Rights Campaign gives Austin perfect LGBT equality score

Human Rights Campaign gives Austin perfect LGBT equality score
 - The Municipal Equality Index is a rating system that looks at municipal law and policy in relation to the LGBT community. Though Texas' average score ...

Texas Lawmaker Proposes 'License to Discriminate' Against LGBT Employees

Texas Lawmaker Proposes 'License to Discriminate' Against LGBT Employees
 - Donna Campbell filed a bill on Monday to amend the Texas constitution to enable businesses to fire LGBT employees and turn away LGBT customers, ...

Are British Conservatives Really Pro-LGBT or Just Pinkwashing the Vote?

Are British Conservatives Really Pro-LGBT or Just Pinkwashing the Vote?
 - Just because a person is LGBT does not mean that they are always left-wing," claims th​is Conservative election flyer. It continues in a similar vein; ...

Maryland high schools unsafe for LGBT students, study says

Maryland high schools unsafe for LGBT students, study says
 - Those were the key findings of a survey of LGBT secondary students in the state conducted in 2013 and released Thursday by the Gay, Lesbian and ...

Michigan's Proposed LGBT Protections Could Instead Become A 'License To Discriminate'

Michigan's Proposed LGBT Protections Could Instead Become A 'License To Discriminate'
 - A heavily funded national effort has campaigned this year to add both sexual orientation and gender identity to that list to protect the LGBT community ...

US seeks end to discrimination against LGBT in India

US seeks end to discrimination against LGBT in India
 - in the United States as well as for LGBT community. United States is repeatedly raising voice against the deep concern about this around the world.

LGBT Bullying in Schools; New Study Finds Kids Don't Feel Safe

LGBT Bullying in Schools; New Study Finds Kids Don't Feel Safe
 - A new study on school climates released by the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) says 70% of LGBT students feel ...

The real force behind America's racial polarization isn't racism. It's politics.

The real force behind America's racial polarization isn't racism. It's politics.
 - Liberals tend to see racism as a motivating factor for Republicans. But the ... C.), the first African-American senator elected from the Deep South since ...


Race, to the Finish

Race, to the Finish
 - He is purposely trying to use race to divide Americans.” ... Let's review how we got to this point where African-Americans vote so overwhelmingly ...

In a divided America, partisan and race-based redistricting are indistinguishable

In a divided America, partisan and race-based redistricting are indistinguishable
 - At issue in Wednesday's case is whether Alabama's 2010 redistricting, which further concentrated Democratic-leaning African-American voters into ...

Supreme Court to evaluate how race is exploited for political gain

Supreme Court to evaluate how race is exploited for political gain
 - A few House and Senate districts that had high percentages of African-American residents before redistricting—for example, a percentage in the mid ...

America's colleges commit academic fraud

America's colleges commit academic fraud
 - America's colleges commit academic fraud ... many athletes were enrolled in phantom courses in the department of African and Afro-American studies.

Number of SF out electeds shrinks

Number of SF out electeds shrinks
 - That seat is not, in my mind, gay. The community will still find somebody to run out there," said Friday. "It would have to be an Hispanic gay or lesbian ...

Catholicism on the decline in Latin America

Catholicism on the decline in Latin America
 - Catholicism continues to lose believers to Protestantism in Latin America despite the fact that the current pope comes from the region, although there are still 425 million Catholics there, almost 40 percent of the world total.

Indigenous Paraguayan group burns alleged witch at the stake

Indigenous Paraguayan group burns alleged witch at the stake
 - The state agency for the protection of indigenous peoples said in a statement Wednesday that "although the indigenous communities are ruled by ...

What Really Happens When You're a Light-Skinned Latino

What Really Happens When You're a Light-Skinned Latino
 - When you are in a group of dark-skinned Latinos, a white person will likely ... If we are to live in a racially just world, people of color who have the ...

Immigration is second-greatest concern for Latinos

Immigration is second-greatest concern for Latinos
 - Indeed, 57 percent of Latinos polled nationwide were either "not at all satisfied" or ... "There's a lot of people waiting on pins and needles with regard to ...

Latino voters had immigration, jobs on minds

Latino voters had immigration, jobs on minds
 - Arizona voters mirrored Latino voters nationwide, where 45 percent said ... On Tuesday, One Arizona had more than 100 people out canvassing and ...

Police Warning Of Scam That Targets Latinos

Police Warning Of Scam That Targets Latinos
 - Police across central and southern Indiana are warning people in the Latino community about a scam that involves threats and the use of a revered ...

Aging population to characterize 21st century Latin America

Aging population to characterize 21st century Latin America
 - The region was home to 512 million people in 2000, up from 161 million people in 1950. Forecasts indicate the population will climb to 734 million in ...

12 Women die after sterilization operations in India

12 Women die after sterilization operations in India
 - India is the second most populous country in the world, with 1,250 million people. The U.N. estimates that by 2028, India will surpass China and ...

Extreme poverty fell by 8% in the country

Extreme poverty fell by 8% in the country
 - Thomas Jacques, Minister of Agriculture, at the head of a delegation, participated in Brazil in the first ministerial meeting of countries of Latin America ...

Madrid to Host Conference on MOOCs Learning

Madrid to Host Conference on MOOCs Learning
 - The European ECO Project (Elearning, Communication and Open Data: Massive Mobile, Ubiquitous and Open Learning), led by Spain's National ...