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lunes, 19 de enero de 2015

The Coming Crackdown on Mormon Liberals

The Coming Crackdown on Mormon Liberals
  - both members of a critical minority that challenges the church's positions on issues like women's ordination or LGBT marriage, announced that they ...

English School For LGBT Students Provokes Opposition, But It Could Be A Good Idea

English School For LGBT Students Provokes Opposition, But It Could Be A Good Idea
 - Manchester, England may be opening a school for LGBT youth that would serve as a safe educational space for queer students. The group LGBT ...

Dashed Hopes in Gay Ukraine

Dashed Hopes in Gay Ukraine
 - Ukrainians thought that, post-Maidan, their country would start to look more like Europe. But for members of the LGBT community, things may have ...

Sodexo's Slattery Named in New List of LGBT Business Leaders

Sodexo's Slattery Named in New List of LGBT Business Leaders
 - Margot Slattery, managing director of Sodexo Ireland, has been named as number 10 on the Out at Work list of Top 50 LGBT Executives for 2015.

Integration not segregation: How all schools can be LGBT-friendly

Integration not segregation: How all schools can be LGBT-friendly
 - It was announced last week that England's first 'gay school', aimed primarily at LGBT pupils, is due to be launched in Manchester. Elly Barnes, CEO ...

Filmmaker Shanker in soup! LGBT files complaint against 'I'

Filmmaker Shanker in soup! LGBT files complaint against 'I'
  - Filmmaker Shanker is in a soup over his indecent portal of a LGBT's lust over the film's protagonist Vikram in his latest Tamil magnum opus 'I'.

Why now is the time for world and business leaders to talk LGBT at Davos

Why now is the time for world and business leaders to talk LGBT at Davos
 - Around 2,600 world leaders, CEOs, heads of NGOs, top academics and journalists are on their way to Davos – and this year LGBT issues will be firmly ...

Va. lawmakers introduce LGBT workplace protections bills for public employees

Va. lawmakers introduce LGBT workplace protections bills for public employees
 - Seventy five percent of Virginians favor a law that would protect LGBT people from workplace discrimination, and it's time for our laws to catch up.”.

A gay college senior asks: Will coming out on my resume hurt my job chances?

A gay college senior asks: Will coming out on my resume hurt my job chances?
 - LGBT applicants were 23 percent less likely to get an interview that their ... What about a doctor who won't treat an LGBT person because of his ...

For the First Time in Decades, Over Half of America's Public School Students Live in Poverty

For the First Time in Decades, Over Half of America's Public School Students Live in Poverty
 - A recent shift in public school demographics mirrors the wider picture of growing poverty and dramatic inequality that has come to characterize ...

Richest 1 percent will own more than rest combined by 2016: report

Richest 1 percent will own more than rest combined by 2016: report
 - In a report released ahead of this week's annual meeting of the international elite at Davos in Switzerland, Oxfam said the top tier had seen their share ...

The state of inequality in America

The state of inequality in America
 - The president has an opportunity in the State of the Union to tell the truth about the economy: Jobs are coming back, but wages aren't. In December ...

Light For The World Hits Goal: 50,0000 Cataract Surgeries

Light For The World Hits Goal: 50,0000 Cataract Surgeries
 - Working with partners and donors, the NGO has been able to save and restore eyesight, give children with disabilities access to education, and begin ...


Majority Of The US Public School Children Are Poor

Majority Of The US Public School Children Are Poor
 - There are an estimated 74 .5 million children in America. ... according to data given by the National Center for Education Statistics, according to rt.com.

Study concludes 80% of Americans are idiots

Study concludes 80% of Americans are idiots
 - To be fair to American citizens, this doesn't mean they're dumb, but it speaks to the horrific state of the US education system and how severely the ...

President Obama gives it the good ol' college try

President Obama gives it the good ol' college try
 - President Barack Obama recently unveiled a long overdue plan to provide a free college education to qualified students. The plan, entitled America's ...

Race relations have not improved under Obama, say majority of Americans

Race relations have not improved under Obama, say majority of Americans
  - Just 15 percent of Americans say that race relations have improved under America's first black president. Forty percent of respondents said there had ...

Racial discrimination still problem in US

Racial discrimination still problem in US
 - Racial discrimination is still seen as a problem to most ... In fact, black Americans are about evenly divided on Obama's impact on ...

Protect Martin Luther King Jr.'s fair housing legacy

Protect Martin Luther King Jr.'s fair housing legacy
 - The law has been instrumental in eliminating policies such as racially ... perpetuated racial segregation, stripped individual African-Americans of their ...

Two-thirds of New Yorkers say race relations in state are fair or poor

Two-thirds of New Yorkers say race relations in state are fair or poor
 - percent said they thought the grand jury should have brought charges, compared with 44 percent of white people and 72 percent of Latino people.

Integration not segregation: How all schools can be LGBT-friendly

Integration not segregation: How all schools can be LGBT-friendly
 - It is utterly ludicrous to young people now that black and white people were ... However, a proposed 'school' for LGBT students is not the solution to ...

The Mediatization of the Black Gay Man

The Mediatization of the Black Gay Man
 - I understand that Black people, LGBT people, and especially Black LGBT people are underrepresented in the mainstream media, yet as a Black Dane, ...

A new government in Haiti, but foreign interest still rules

A new government in Haiti, but foreign interest still rules
 - The earthquake damaged every part of Haiti's socioeconomic activity, and ... In the light of ongoing political uncertainty and poverty, protesters have ...


Let's make teachers superstars

Let's make teachers superstars
 - That is one of the key findings of this year's groundbreaking World Bank report, Great Teachers: How to Raise Student Learning in Latin America and ...

The Blunt Reason Kevin Hart Won't Play A Gay Character On Screen

The Blunt Reason Kevin Hart Won't Play A Gay Character On Screen
 - As he said during a recent Television Critics Association panel, he wants to "blow the lid off of homophobia" in the African-American community.