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lunes, 16 de febrero de 2015

Will Atlanta open its first LGBT school?

Will Atlanta open its first LGBT school?
 - Teachers in Atlanta are trying to raise funds to set up a school for LGBT students and their families. Atlantan teachers are trying to set up a private ...

The 11 Most Significant Presidents for LGBT Americans

The 11 Most Significant Presidents for LGBT Americans
 - Here we look at the 11 presidents who have had the most significant impact, for good or ill — and sometimes unwittingly — on LGBT Americans.

Texas risks anti-gay backlash should same-sex marriage ban fall

Texas risks anti-gay backlash should same-sex marriage ban fall
 - According to DailyTexanOnline.com, “Lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas, Austin LGBT Bar Association and family law firms said ...

Japanese transgender couple reflects both the promise and reality of country's LGBT community

Japanese transgender couple reflects both the promise and reality of country's LGBT community
 - And nothing appears quite as subversive as declaring oneself a member of the LGBT community. So much so that TV shows routinely humiliate the ...

Why Do We Need More Science Fiction By LGBT Writers?

Why Do We Need More Science Fiction By LGBT Writers?
 - Last year, Lightspeed Magazine had a special issue in which "Women Destroy Science Fiction" (and horror, and fantasy.) Now, Lightspeed is following ...

Do Putin's comments mark a turning-point for LGBT rights in Russia?

Do Putin's comments mark a turning-point for LGBT rights in Russia?
 - Most people in Russia were quite intolerant toward LGBT people even before the ... The state policy toward Russia's LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, ...

Ireland LGBT group launch the country's first Workplace Equality Index

Ireland LGBT group launch the country's first Workplace Equality Index
 - There are many companies who fall into that category where there is little or no visibility of LGBT staff,' Davin Roche, GLEN's Director of Workplace ...

Vice features Philly LGBT couple in photo series

Vice features Philly LGBT couple in photo series
 - which features photos showcasing positivity in the LGBT community around different cities. The University of Pennsylvania students have been in ...


Epidemic of Anti-LGBT Violence Continues with Murder of Ohio Youth

Epidemic of Anti-LGBT Violence Continues with Murder of Ohio Youth
 - Local media identified the slain youth as male, but LGBT news outlets have offered conflicting reports – based on sources ranging from friends and ...

America's top public universities

America's top public universities
 - We all know Yale and Harvard and those private Ivy League schools have it all and would give a co-ed a great education. But who has that kind of ...

Good teachers are critical, but we don't know how to develop them

Good teachers are critical, but we don't know how to develop them
 - Green, an education writer, has tried to distill the lessons of the last 30 or 40 years of education reform in America. As a businessperson whose ...

America's Forgotten Mass Lynching

America's Forgotten Mass Lynching
 - As the Equal Justice Initiative observes, “Racial terror lynching was a tool ... for maintaining racial control by victimizing the entire African American ...


Singer links Amish, African-American cultures

Singer links Amish, African-American cultures
 - Much of Brown's performance repertoire focuses on the African-American experience, which allowed him to share about the experiences of enslaved ...

Who is really looking out for black interests?

Who is really looking out for black interests?
 - Calling Rand Paul a racist is particularly, and pathetically, ironic in that he has probably ... So who exactly is fighting for black interests in America?

Students should admit own racism, minister says

Students should admit own racism, minister says
 - Hot Potato lecture discusses race and religion in church. ... An African-American student asked if he should be scared as a young black male in ...

How a Classic Movie Fueled US Racism

How a Classic Movie Fueled US Racism
 - Dixon described Reconstruction as a clash between white good and black evil, when African-American men under the protection of three ...

Mississippi judge delivers powerful speech on state's history of race violence

Mississippi judge delivers powerful speech on state's history of race violence
 - Roy Bryan, left, and J W Milam on trial in Sumner, Mississippi, in September 1955 over the killing of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old African American boy ...


Healthcare Compliance Risks in Latin America

Healthcare Compliance Risks in Latin America
 - A regular element of a healthcare company educational and marketing program in Latin America includes sponsoring doctors to attend ...

Russia works hard to undermine USA's exceptionalism

Russia works hard to undermine USA's exceptionalism
 - Ru interviewed Director of the Center for Public Policy Research Vladimir Yevseyev in an attempt to find out how the countries of Latin America can ...


Health enrollment centers in Texas target Latinos for last minute Obamacare sign-ups

Health enrollment centers in Texas target Latinos for last minute Obamacare sign-ups
 - Despite drizzling weather, people seeking health insurance under the Affordable Care Act streamed into some Texas ...

Hispanic is not a race

Hispanic is not a race
 - As time progressed, white Spanish settlers began to intermarry (to put it politely) with the Native Americans of Latin America and the black slaves they ...

Latin America goes cuddly

Latin America goes cuddly
 - There was an unprecedented coincidence at yesterday's Berlinale when the main Teddy Bear Prizes for Best LGBT Movie went to three Latin ...

Samba schools putting on magnificent Carnival shows

Samba schools putting on magnificent Carnival shows
  - The gunfire erupted as hundreds of people were dancing on the Plaza de Matriz in downtown Paraty, which was named a Unesco World Heritage Site ...

Lovely's Haiti: Another crisis, another miracle

Lovely's Haiti: Another crisis, another miracle
 - According to the World Bank, extreme poverty in Haiti has declined from 31 per cent 15 years ago to 24 per cent now. Lead economist Raju Singh ...

Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photography Fades Up To Joy

Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photography Fades Up To Joy
 - The images of black people are defended by the film and these photographers as a valid part of humanity. In addition, you include black LGBT ...