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miércoles, 3 de diciembre de 2014

Canadian Olympic Team Strengthens Equality With LGBTQ Initiatives

Canadian Olympic Team Strengthens Equality With LGBTQ Initiatives
 - The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) announced today that it is taking unprecedented steps to protect and support LGBTQ athletes, ...

What Does Judaism Say About LGBT People?

What Does Judaism Say About LGBT People?
 - Twenty-five years ago fewer than a dozen Jewish clergy publicly identified as LGBTQ. Today 200 rabbis, cantors, rabbinic pastors and clergy students ...


Miami-Dade commissioners ban transgender discrimination

Miami-Dade commissioners ban transgender discrimination
  - It was really interesting because I've never been to a commission meeting,” said senior Shelby Juarez, a member of the undergraduate LGBTQ group ...

It Was Lady Gaga': India's LGBT Community Answer Questions About Being Gay In The Best Way

It Was Lady Gaga': India's LGBT Community Answer Questions About Being Gay In The Best Way
 - SORTEDD founder Jaisal Rathee told BuzzFeed the video was made to point out the ignorance of most people when it comes to the LGBT community ...

The 7 Biggest Victories for LGBT Rights in 2014

The 7 Biggest Victories for LGBT Rights in 2014
  - While the Sochi Olympics may have been a depressing start for the international LGBT community in 2014, overshadowed as they were by Russia's ...


Ireland Prime Minister Shows Support of LGBT Community

Ireland Prime Minister Shows Support of LGBT Community
  - The Prime Minister of Ireland, Enda Kenny, showed his support for the LGBT community in Ireland by attending a Christmas party at a famous gay bar ...

Behind the scenes with Algeria's first LGBT magazine

Behind the scenes with Algeria's first LGBT magazine
 - In Algeria, a country where homosexuality is criminalised, a group of young activists took the risk of launching a magazine that talks about LGBT ...

Enda calls into Panti Bar for LGBT Christmas drinks

Enda calls into Panti Bar for LGBT Christmas drinks
 - Mr Kenny attended the social event of the Fine Gael Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) group in Panti Bar last night. The move was ...

Child Poverty Pervasive In Large American Cities, New Report Shows

Child Poverty Pervasive In Large American Cities, New Report Shows
 - Years after the end of the Great Recession, child poverty remains widespread in America's largest cities. A paper just released ...

How amnesty and Ferguson are connected

How amnesty and Ferguson are connected
 - People who live in such concentrations of poverty can be excused for ... would America's corporations change their recruiting patterns and look for ...

My 2015 wish list: a better forever

My 2015 wish list: a better forever
 - He calls for an “eternal hostility to poverty, racism and militarism” and the unity for a “revolution of values” among Americans. He argues America ...

Like father like child: why your future may be closely tied to your father's income and education

Like father like child: why your future may be closely tied to your father's income and education
 - A child's odds of breaking out of poverty or gaining a college education are ... of the Institute for American Values and author of "Fatherless America.".

Sanders details economic agenda for America

Sanders details economic agenda for America
 - He said the most significant question facing the American people is: “Are ... $7.25 an hour so no one who works 40 hours a week will live in poverty.

Jesse Jackson Calls Out to Tech Firms to Employ More Minorities

Jesse Jackson Calls Out to Tech Firms to Employ More Minorities
 - deficit,” Jackson said Monday in response to the argument that the lack of diversity was due to fewer Hispanic and Afro-American students pursuing ...

Cuba: The Way We Understand Haiti's Poverty

Cuba: The Way We Understand Haiti's Poverty
 - One of the questions that most people ask me when they learn of my interest in Caribbean issues is the main cause behind Haiti's ...

Income Gap Shrinks in Chile, for Better or Worse

Income Gap Shrinks in Chile, for Better or Worse
  - Latin America is experiencing a pervasive decline of inequality when in .... Latin America's education boom has driven the proliferation of private ...

New poll of Latinos brings good news for Hillary Clinton

New poll of Latinos brings good news for Hillary Clinton
 - Whether Democrats can turn out large numbers of Latino voters — and win the ... “These are the lives of people who are, in many instances, longtime ...

Latino culture is brought right to the classroom

Latino culture is brought right to the classroom
 - I don't think a lot of baseball teams would be the same without Latino ... Some of the topics included how people with disabilities are treated, the ...

On heels of immigration executive action, Obama's approval rating among Latinos rises sharply

On heels of immigration executive action, Obama's approval rating among Latinos rises sharply
  - The Latino approval rating is 25 points higher than the national average, ... Those eligible for a reprieve from deportation are people who have lived ...

Activists gear up for protests in dozens of US cities for missing Mexican students

Activists gear up for protests in dozens of US cities for missing Mexican students
 - Mexico is family, especially for the more than 35 million people of Mexican ... "This is not just being limited to Latinos but it's being led by Latinos and ...

Latinos and HIV

Latinos and HIV
 - If we get two people of Latino descent who test positive for HIV/AIDS in a year that would be serious cause for concern,” said Mr. Kerr. “This year we ...

Report: Latinos Lack Power In City Governments

Report: Latinos Lack Power In City Governments
 - While the numbers of Latino residents in Boston and the ... “When people see themselves represented they are going to be more likely to ...

The double standard that charter supporters apply when judging school quality

The double standard that charter supporters apply when judging school quality
 - Most striking are Boys' Latin with a poverty population at 66 percent and an SPP of 46.3, and ASPIRA, which runs Olney High School, with a 77 ...

Violence Follows Protests in Mexico City Over Missing Students

Violence Follows Protests in Mexico City Over Missing Students
  - Hispanic is considered an ethnicity and Hispanics or Latinos can be of any race. On the 2010 Census, Hispanics were allowed to choose between ...

Black, Jewish, gay - and a new face for the US federations

Black, Jewish, gay - and a new face for the US federations
 - Ilana Kaufman, a program officer at the San Francisco Jewish Community Federation, had seen her fair share of jaws drop when she walked into a ...