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jueves, 22 de enero de 2015

Muslims, Protestants must accept LGBT people: Labour MP

Muslims, Protestants must accept LGBT people: Labour MP
 - Dutch Labour party PvdA is concerned with the attitude towards homosexuality in conservative religious circles. MP Keklik Yücel says that more efforts ...


Michael Barnes enters mayor's race with flimsy LGBT record

Michael Barnes enters mayor's race with flimsy LGBT record
 - But Barnes is the only candidate so far with a less-than-stellar record on LGBT issues — which could help sway votes away from or toward a candidate ...

Anti-gay landmine or much ado about nothing?

Anti-gay landmine or much ado about nothing?
 - Opponents of such bills say they are a direct reaction to the “lightning speed,” as Wan put it, of advancing LGBT equality in recent years, highlighted by ...

Parents overreact to LGBT questions

 Parents overreact to LGBT questions
 - I'd like to remind the general public that the questions given to teachers regarding LGBT stories, experiences, and existence have a few qualities:.

Do LGBTs Really Need Their Own Separate Schools?

Do LGBTs Really Need Their Own Separate Schools?
 - While British schools have come a long way in terms of helping to provide LGBT-inclusive environments, one charity believes that specialist state ...

A human rights group is warning about the risks of the LGBT communities living under Islamic State ...

A human rights group is warning about the risks of the LGBT communities living under Islamic State ...
 - On 17 January, the Neinava Province's media centre published horrific images on behalf of the Islamic State that included two men being thrown off a ...

Looking Out: LGBT groups criticize Hogan for pulling back Medicaid regulation banning ...

Looking Out: LGBT groups criticize Hogan for pulling back Medicaid regulation banning ...
 - The provision was accepted in recent months under the administration of Hogan's predecessor, Martin O'Malley, at the urging of LGBT groups, and is ...

Irene Monroe: Historic black LGBT intergenerational discussion on “Selma”

Irene Monroe: Historic black LGBT intergenerational discussion on “Selma”
 - If Bayard Rustin were alive today, he certainly would have been proud on Monday as the LGBTQ communities held discussions on the film “Selma.”.

Bowser taps Alexander-Reid to head newly named LGBT Affairs office

Bowser taps Alexander-Reid to head newly named LGBT Affairs office
 - Alexander-Reid has often been at the forefront of LGBT issues in the District, even serving as moderator of a meeting between community members ...

We must act like we care about those in poverty

We must act like we care about those in poverty
 - In 2014, there are 45 million American citizens living in poverty. This means there are 45 million people in the United States who cannot afford to buy ...

America's Abysmal State

America's Abysmal State
 - America never was beautiful. Less than ever now during harder than ever hard times since the Great Depression.


40 percent of American children in low-income families

40 percent of American children in low-income families
 - The NCCP's latest annual survey of child poverty in America comes just days after President Obama's State of the Union address during which he ...

New Illinois cyber bully law lets teachers access students' social media

New Illinois cyber bully law lets teachers access students' social media
 - According to school and state officials, the new cyber bullying legislation gives educators the ability to access the social media accounts of their ...

Youth council plans ad with anti-bullying message to run on social media

Youth council plans ad with anti-bullying message to run on social media
 - Watching bullies torment her classmates caused Ashley Miller to take a ... forces with fellow council students to make an anti-bullying commercial.

Award-winning journalist talks race, history in address

Award-winning journalist talks race, history in address
 - According to Coates, the history of African Americans is rooted in exploitation. He said slavery was responsible for fostering institutionalized racism in ...

In Black Twitter, giving voice and driving the debate

In Black Twitter, giving voice and driving the debate
 - Kimberly Ellis, a scholar of American and Africana culture and an activist who is working on a book titled "The Bombastic Brilliance of Black Twitter.

Poll: 50 Percent of Americans Say Race Relations Have Gotten Worse Since Obama Took Office

Poll: 50 Percent of Americans Say Race Relations Have Gotten Worse Since Obama Took Office
 - White respondents were most likely to say things had gotten worse, whereas African Americans were nearly evenly split on the question,” Al-Jazeera ...

The Future of Catholic Schools and the Future of America

The Future of Catholic Schools and the Future of America
 - A case can be made that the story of Catholic education in the United States is ... Second, coming from the Latin American experience where Catholic ...

As Latinos nationwide rise out of poverty, those in Nebraska fall deeper into it

As Latinos nationwide rise out of poverty, those in Nebraska fall deeper into it
 - Claudia Felix cleans homes for minimum wage, and her husband picks up construction jobs when he can. Over the years, they ...

Parkinson's, Pesticides and Poverty--The Dilemma of Latino Denial

Parkinson's, Pesticides and Poverty--The Dilemma of Latino Denial
 - In addition, the agricultural work or so may Latinos has exposed many to ... “After learning I had the disease, I cut myself off from people, did not want ...

Undocumented Latino migrants seek sanctuary in US churches

Undocumented Latino migrants seek sanctuary in US churches
 - Police use routine traffic stops of Latino people to summon immigration officials. There is an old, bitter joke among immigrants about being found guilty ...

Peña Nieto launches housing plan for 6 mn Mexicans

Peña Nieto launches housing plan for 6 mn Mexicans
 - He announced that Infonavit will cease collecting housing titles from low-income people, will offer loans to buy appliances and will convert all loans ...

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott makes appeal to Latinos in inauguration speech

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott makes appeal to Latinos in inauguration speech
  - Greg Abbott didn't waste any time trying appeal to the state's large Latino ... "People look at what these guys do, not just listen to what they say.".

Pope Francis Says Economic System Causes Poverty, Not Large Families

Pope Francis Says Economic System Causes Poverty, Not Large Families
 - Pope Francis declared on Wednesday that the main cause of poverty in the world has nothing to do with extended families, but rather, it is the ...

Selma is making a new generation of LGBTI activists stand up

Selma is making a new generation of LGBTI activists stand up
 - Flashback Sunday, a social group for LGBTQ Elders of Color and their friends, and the Hispanic Black Gay Coalition (HBGC) convened the event ...