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lunes, 29 de diciembre de 2014

Michael Sam Opens Up To Oprah About Bullying, NFL And The Future

Michael Sam Opens Up To Oprah About Bullying, NFL And The Future
 - Michael Sam is determined to make his dream of becoming an NFL player a reality, despite the hardships. In his first interview since being cut from the ...

Russia's controversial law against gay propaganda has become a “license to harm” for Russian ...

Russia's controversial law against gay propaganda has become a “license to harm” for Russian ...
 - The study examined 78 cases of attacks on LGBT people across 16 cities in Russia since 2012. The list includes verbal harassment and rights ...

10 great LGBT stories from 2014

10 great LGBT stories from 2014
  - The year in reporting on LGBTQ issues began with the tragedy of Dr. V but was dotted with successes and failures. We could fixate on the disrespect ...

Cities and States Stand Up to LGBT Discrimination

Cities and States Stand Up to LGBT Discrimination
  - This year, we saw local cities and states across America stand up against LGBT discrimination. Maryland made history this year when it passed and ...

Nigerian Expatriate Turned LGBT Activist Sees Anti-Homosexuality Laws As An Opportunity for ...

Nigerian Expatriate Turned LGBT Activist Sees Anti-Homosexuality Laws As An Opportunity for ...
 - Since then Alimi's become a vocal LGBT-rights activist and HIV educator based out of the United Kingdom. In an interview with NPR's Goats & Soda ...

7 Ways These Parents Made Life Easier for Their LGBT Kids in 2014

7 Ways These Parents Made Life Easier for Their LGBT Kids in 2014
 - The past few years have seen many political breakthroughs for LGBT people: Gay marriage is legal in more than 30 states, gay men and lesbians can ...

Most Beaverton students feel safe in school, but LGBT and black students feel less secure

Most Beaverton students feel safe in school, but LGBT and black students feel less secure
 - The data is especially glaring for LGBT students. At the middle school level, 63 percent said they felt safe, included and respected. It improved for high ...

Top 10 LGBT Sporty Moments of 2014

Top 10 LGBT Sporty Moments of 2014
 - From showers to Sochi to Sam's sacks, 2014 was quite the year for LGBT athletes and fans. Here are some of our favorite moments for gay athletes ...


How Much Attention Did You Pay in 2014?

How Much Attention Did You Pay in 2014?
 - It's been a whirlwind of a year for LGBT advocates, equality, and visibility in general. From the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, which Russian law ...

Global LGBT Rights a Patchwork of Equality and Persecution

Global LGBT Rights a Patchwork of Equality and Persecution
 - This year saw some steps forward on global LGBT human rights, but many victories came in the form of harm reduction rather than 'clean' wins.

Income inequality is America's greatest issue

Income inequality is America's greatest issue
 - There have been two times in post-income-tax America when income inequality was at historically high levels. The first preceded the Great ...

How peanut butter and jelly could help America's education system

How peanut butter and jelly could help America's education system
 - Those in the education world — parents, teachers, politicos alike — hear close to-constant consternation about underperforming inner-city schools. We can't appear to make a decision no matter if the teachers are unqualified, the curriculum is inappropriate or the budgets are as well little.

Jencarlos Canela Will Be First Latino To Lead New Year's Eve Countdown In Times Square

Jencarlos Canela Will Be First Latino To Lead New Year's Eve Countdown In Times Square
 - is one of five representatives from the International Rescue Committee (IRC), an organization that focuses on helping people whose lives have been ...

Democrats push to win back Latino support that slipped during midterm elections

Democrats push to win back Latino support that slipped during midterm elections
 - Democrats push to win back Latino support that slipped during midterm ... 5 million people in the country illegally and increase some border security ...

7 Popular Latino traditions for New Year's Eve

7 Popular Latino traditions for New Year's Eve
 - There are many Hispanic, Latino and Latin American families in general, ... It's said that there's such faith in lentils that some people tend to fill their ...

Reducing youth incarceration in Rhode Island

Reducing youth incarceration in Rhode Island
 - Research shows that young people that spend time in secure confinement ... of the youth at the Training School are Black and 37 percent are Latino.

Latino distrust of law enforcement runs high in national survey

Latino distrust of law enforcement runs high in national survey
 - But he does worry about excessive force by police against Latinos in ... “We saw that in Ferguson, and I think it's true with Latino young people in ...

Bad ideas catching up with Latin America in 2015

Bad ideas catching up with Latin America in 2015
 - Bad economic ideas will start to catch up with Latin America in 2015. For four ... Yet while most Pacific-facing countries will shine, Brazil, Argentina and ...

Analysis: Minority Iowans struggle to find adequate health care

Analysis: Minority Iowans struggle to find adequate health care
 - It found Iowa's African-Americans and Latinos are more likely to need ... Latino Iowans' poverty rate was double that of white Iowans, at 26 percent, ...

Most Beaverton students feel safe in school, but LGBT and black students feel less secure

Most Beaverton students feel safe in school, but LGBT and black students feel less secure
 - Most Beaverton students feel safe in school, but LGBT and black students ... to determine if the building is inclusive to all people who use the school.