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jueves, 5 de marzo de 2015

How corporate America can close the skills gap

How corporate America can close the skills gap
 - The erosion of the skills base of the American workforce, especially for middle-skills jobs (generally defined as those requiring education or training ...


LGBT UT students face homelessness

LGBT UT students face homelessness
 - LGBT UT students face homelessness from familial rejection and employment discrimination because of the lack of antidiscrimination protections the ...

Kyrgyzstan: Reject Anti-LGBT Bill

Kyrgyzstan: Reject Anti-LGBT Bill
 - LGBT people already face discrimination and violence in Kyrgyzstan, including from the police. Public commentary on the draft bill has included ...

LGBT Activist Faked Own Kidnapping

LGBT Activist Faked Own Kidnapping
 - Police from Ohio are saying that a LGBT rights activist faked his own kidnapping after the young man took to social media Tuesday and wrote he ...

Psychology Today agrees to reject listings from practitioners of 'Conversion Therapy'

Psychology Today agrees to reject listings from practitioners of 'Conversion Therapy'
 - Today Psychology Today made the decision to stop accepting online listings from mental health practitioners who offer to “cure” LGBT people.

Rodríguez files bill to prohibit discrimination against LGBT community in Texas

Rodríguez files bill to prohibit discrimination against LGBT community in Texas
 - I am proud to co-author this legislation and proud to stand strong for the fair treatment of all Texans especially our friends in the LGBT community who ...

Va. school boards can ban anti-LGBT discrimination

Va. school boards can ban anti-LGBT discrimination
 - Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring on March 4, 2015, said local school boards have the authority to include sexual orientation and gender identity ...

Ricky Martin: Beyond the Bon-Bon

Ricky Martin: Beyond the Bon-Bon
 - But when did you first realize that LGBT fans enjoyed you as well? A. It's always been there. Before I came out the love was there and I was very ...

Workplace injuries may exacerbate wealth divide as states cut compensation

Workplace injuries may exacerbate wealth divide as states cut compensation
 - On-the-job injuries and illnesses worsen income inequality because “they force working families out of the middle class and into poverty, and keep the ...

Poverty And Teen Crime: Reckless Behavior Isn't Necessarily Caused By Adolescent Brain ...

Poverty And Teen Crime: Reckless Behavior Isn't Necessarily Caused By Adolescent Brain ...
 - It's easy to write off the shortcomings of America's youth on their cognitive ... by teenagers may only get stronger as child poverty rates begin to climb.

Four reasons to raise women's pay that should make men happy

Four reasons to raise women's pay that should make men happy
 - Here are four reasons why anyone who wants to see a thriving America ... poverty stuck at record levels, with the number of poor Americans growing ...

San Diego's new bishop champions 'seamless garment' theory: poverty on same moral level as ...

San Diego's new bishop champions 'seamless garment' theory: poverty on same moral level as ...
 - The liberal Jesuit magazine America, with whom McElroy has a long and ... sin” that is normally cited by the Church's far-left as the cause of poverty.

Does government aid to the poor do more harm than good?

Does government aid to the poor do more harm than good?
 - Speaking in the House of Representatives, the chief executive said on of his aims was "unconditional war on poverty in America." In background from ...

Latino GLBT History's new board members

Latino GLBT History's new board members
 - and Center Latino programs and an Army combat veteran; David Pazmiño, a civil rights advocate for immigrant, LGBTQ and people with disabilities ...

Supreme Court Could Overturn Obamacare, Making 1.2 Million Latinos Ineligible for the Patient ...

Supreme Court Could Overturn Obamacare, Making 1.2 Million Latinos Ineligible for the Patient ...
 - Of the 9.3 million people that would lose benefits if the law is curtailed, 1.2 million are Latinos, according to a statement from the National Hispanic ...

Documentary Project Chronicles South Williamsburg's Latino's Community

Documentary Project Chronicles South Williamsburg's Latino's Community
 - Another online interactive will examine specific places and people featured in "Los Sures," broken down by different shots in the film. And finally, an ...


Voto Latino Turns 10!

Voto Latino Turns 10!
 - The organization promotes positive change in the community through youth involvement, and it's known for its efforts to get young people to vote by ...

Racial Disparity In Marijuana Arrests Getting Worse in Bay Area

Racial Disparity In Marijuana Arrests Getting Worse in Bay Area
 - In 2011, 87.5 percent of the people arrested or given citations for marijuana crime in Oakland were black or Latino, according to the East Bay Express.

Latin America must seize autonomy to curb influence of Chinese business

Latin America must seize autonomy to curb influence of Chinese business
 - China's economic boom has taken 300 million Chinese citizens out of poverty. Companies from all over the world are going to China to do business, ...

Dominican Republic temporarily closes consulates in Haiti

Dominican Republic temporarily closes consulates in Haiti
 - The move comes a week after at least 10,000 Haitians marched in Port-au-Prince protesting what they consider chronic mistreatment of their ...

A lost link to Selma: Lyndon Johnson urged Latinos to be included in equality struggle in speech

A lost link to Selma: Lyndon Johnson urged Latinos to be included in equality struggle in speech
 - During his address to Congress following those broadcasts, Johnson spoke passionately about poverty and equal rights, a sensitivity influenced, ...

Southern Hospitality: Meanwhile, on another coast, conservative Christians flip off an LGBT ...

Southern Hospitality: Meanwhile, on another coast, conservative Christians flip off an LGBT ...
 - Nathan Atwood, the white pastor of St. Giles Presbyterian Church, informed us that black people did not appreciate gay rights being linked to civil ...

Who Says You Can't Be Gay in Country Music?

Who Says You Can't Be Gay in Country Music?
 - It was always just me, so I never really thought, 'Am I, or am I not [gay]? .... “I don't write songs for straight people or gay people or black people or ...

Completely Real Coalition Of African-American Pastors To Give 'MLK Award' To Alabama's Roy

Completely Real Coalition Of African-American Pastors To Give 'MLK Award' To Alabama's Roy
 - A group that calls itself the Coalition of African-American Pastors has finally found a ... He's also a proudly anti-LGBT man (but I repeat myself?).

Experts in Guatemala Urge to Fight Exclusion in LatAm

Experts in Guatemala Urge to Fight Exclusion in LatAm
 - Latin American and Caribbean countries urged today governments, international-cooperation organizations and social movements to fight poverty ...