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miércoles, 21 de enero de 2015

Asheville's a welcoming place for LGBTQ youth, but homeless quandry persists

Asheville's a welcoming place for LGBTQ youth, but homeless quandry persists
 - The scarcity of jobs in Asheville, an already difficult job horizon for LGBTQ people, as well as difficult, intolerant home situations often mean unstable ...

Cuban reconciliation may help Caracas-Washington relationship

Cuban reconciliation may help Caracas-Washington relationship
 - Although Latin America is not a homogenous region, US President Barack Obama ... The first obstacle for Obama comes from within his own country.

Crazy Cukkad Family' screened for LGBT community

Crazy Cukkad Family' screened for LGBT community
 - A special screening of comedy film 'Crazy Cukkad Family' was organised for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community here.

Is an LGBT school a good idea?

Is an LGBT school a good idea?
 - When stories about the UK's first school for LGBT kids recently began cropping up, I fell immediately into that defensive position the internet has ...

LGBT People Recognized For The First Time Ever in a State of The Union Speech

LGBT People Recognized For The First Time Ever in a State of The Union Speech
 - For the LGBT community to be recognized by the President of the United States in a nationally broadcasted speech is absolutely essential for LGBT ...

Favola Bill to Include LGBT in Hate Crime Definition Fails

Favola Bill to Include LGBT in Hate Crime Definition Fails
 - The Virginia State Capitol in Richmond A bill that would have expanded the definition of hate crimes in Virginia to protect gay, lesbian, bisexual and ...

Somerset teenager launches leaflet to help foster parents support LGBT young people

Somerset teenager launches leaflet to help foster parents support LGBT young people
 - She adds: “It also has things you shouldn't say to someone who thinks they could be LGBT and I really hope that this leaflet helps them approach ...

Illinois bill would banish conversion therapy for LGBT youth

Illinois bill would banish conversion therapy for LGBT youth
 - Cassidy, “that LGBT youth suffer at the hands of so-called experts whose therapies have been refuted by every legitimate medical and mental health ...

LGBT Rights Legislation Introduced

LGBT Rights Legislation Introduced
  - Nebraska workers should be judged on their work performance and not on who they love. Fundamental fairness and business sense dictates that if ...

Being a Gay Man in Egypt Is 'Terrifying and Thrilling'

Being a Gay Man in Egypt Is 'Terrifying and Thrilling'
  - In December dozens of gay men felt the heel of his government's boot .... I started with Twitter and managed to get in touch with tens of Arab LGBT ...

US must shed its suspicions about China's ties with Latin America

US must shed its suspicions about China's ties with Latin America
 - Latin American nations attending a landmark forum in Beijing last week had high praise for China's pledges to dramatically boost economic and ...

Study Shows That Costa Rica and Uruguay Have the Best Democracies in Latin America

Study Shows That Costa Rica and Uruguay Have the Best Democracies in Latin America
 - Uruguay and Costa Rica are the most democratic Latin American nations, according to a report from the Economist ...

Talking about the poor is hip now

Talking about the poor is hip now
 - He wouldn't know poverty if it slapped him in the face." ... wage gap; yes, there are too many hard-working Americans living in poverty; and, yes, we ...

New study finds U.S. has the world's most educated workforce--but students face unparalleled ...

New study finds U.S. has the world's most educated workforce--but students face unparalleled ...
  - Measures included rates of childhood poverty, income inequality and violence. For example, in American public schools today, the rate of childhood ...

More Than Half of American Public School Kids Have This Sad Problem

More Than Half of American Public School Kids Have This Sad Problem
  - For the first time in American history, more than half of all schoolchildren qualify for free or reduced cafeteria lunches. The Southern Education ...

Higher Education program giving many students hope for college

Higher Education program giving many students hope for college
 - Two in three and yet, we still live in a country where too many bright, striving Americans are priced out of the education they need. It's not fair to them, ...

Obama's plan to fix the modern American economy—and why it won't work

Obama's plan to fix the modern American economy—and why it won't work
 - Ever the intellectual, Obama has been listening to the debate about economic inequality that has captured even his erstwhile opponent Mitt Romney's ...

Republicans have nothing to offer the middle class

 Republicans have nothing to offer the middle class
 - Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney are zeroing in on inequality as America's ... that middle-class and poor Americans have faired better under Democratic ...

Venezuela reaching overseas to help build stronger domestic economy

Venezuela reaching overseas to help build stronger domestic economy
  - Revolutionary Cuba, for example, stays on course due in part to help over the years from the Soviet Union, Latin American countries, and nations ...

Four Fascinating Caribbean and Latin America Museums

Four Fascinating Caribbean and Latin America Museums
 - Today's Caribbean and Latin American museums preserve the objects, artifacts and cultures of the native people who created the earliest Western ...

Afro-Latinos come in all colors

Afro-Latinos come in all colors
 - She was racist and forbade our bringing Black people into her home. ... and into our own Latino insecurities and struggle in understanding how we fit ...

Jennifer Lopez Thinks There's Nothing Wrong With Dating Younger Men

Jennifer Lopez Thinks There's Nothing Wrong With Dating Younger Men
 - Lopez, the mother of 6-year-old twins named Max and Emme, also opened up about people criticizing her sexy persona in the February/March issue ...

This Is How We Count Homeless People

This Is How We Count Homeless People
  - At last count there were 6,400 homeless people living in San Francisco. ... about the disproportionate number of black and latino homeless people.


State of the Union: LGBT community mentioned several times

State of the Union: LGBT community mentioned several times
  - Obama is to the LGBT community what President Truman was to the African American community, a leader that is on the right side of history with ...

The New Black' depicts conflict between black and LGBT identities

The New Black' depicts conflict between black and LGBT identities
 - Black community is not monolithic,” says Reverend Eric P. Lee, dispelling ideas of a universal and singular African-American viewpoint in “The New ...