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lunes, 16 de marzo de 2015

Identities Blur as Economy Changes

Identities Blur as Economy Changes
 - Recent polls show that Americans are now less optimistic about their ... exploring poverty and inequality in the U.S., wants to know how Americans see ...

New toolkit to help prevent suicide in LGBT youth

New toolkit to help prevent suicide in LGBT youth
 - LGBT youth are at a higher risk of suicide than their heterosexual peers due to the impact and fear of stigma, discrimination and rejection from society.

After banned bake sale, fundraising for homeless LGBT youth takes off

After banned bake sale, fundraising for homeless LGBT youth takes off
 - Andrews University's refusal to allow a student bake sale to help homeless LGBT youth has led to an online campaign that has ...

Little-known history behind Utah's LGBT nondiscrimination law recounted

Little-known history behind Utah's LGBT nondiscrimination law recounted
 - The divide between LGBT rights and the Mormon church has often been bitter. Church theology holds at its center a focus on traditional marriage.

Equality California Says Endorses Hillary Clinton

Equality California Says Endorses Hillary Clinton
  - Equality California (EQCA), the largest statewide LGBT advocacy organization in California working to secure full and lasting equality for and ...

Celebrate Ikea's Long History of LGBT Ads, Even if Russia Doesn't!

Celebrate Ikea's Long History of LGBT Ads, Even if Russia Doesn't!
 - Now the magazine, Ikea Family Life, is shutting down entirely in Russia to avoid violating Russia's anti-LGBT laws. Speaking with NewNowNext, the ...

LDS apostle explains church's evolution on LGBT issues, says members' politics may differ from ...

LDS apostle explains church's evolution on LGBT issues, says members' politics may differ from ...
  - Gary Herbert, forbids discrimination against the LGBT community in housing and employment. Religious liberty is also protected. "People are people ...

Reform Rabbis Name Denise Eger as First LGBT Chief

Reform Rabbis Name Denise Eger as First LGBT Chief
 - The Central Conference of American Rabbis, the rabbinical arm of the Reform movement, installed its first openly gay president, Rabbi Denise Eger.

Photos from America's first Indian lesbian wedding

Photos from America's first Indian lesbian wedding
 - Their colourful wedding was captured on camera by photographer Steph Grant, who specialises in LGBT weddings. "I have been anticipating this ...


How Bad Is Child Poverty?

How Bad Is Child Poverty?
-  Robert Putnam's book on poverty in America has spurred a lot of interesting debate online. David Brooks writes that low income people need a ...

The True US Poverty Rate Is 4.5%, Not 14.5%

The True US Poverty Rate Is 4.5%, Not 14.5%
 - The official US poverty number is 14.5%. That's the percentage of the population that are below the official poverty line. However, that's not actually as ...

Who Will Bring Jesus and Justice To Poor Whites?

Who Will Bring Jesus and Justice To Poor Whites?
 - Yet the focus tends to tend to be on urban minorities instead of the largest percentage of Americans living under the poverty line. If you want to hear ...

The mysterious disappearance of poverty

The mysterious disappearance of poverty
 - Microfinance treats the symptoms of poverty; it is not a cure. ... In Asia, Africa and Latin America, every year, the ranks of the poorest shrink. In 1980 ...

Robert Reich or Thomas Piketty: How to End Income Inequality

Robert Reich or Thomas Piketty: How to End Income Inequality
 - And others of his party have also talked of economic inequality. Even Mitt Romney has spoken of the rich getting richer, income inequality getting worse, ... to the bottom 50 percent or bottom 80 percent of America,” he told MSNBC.

Testing Congressional Republicans' Sincerity About Tackling Inequality

Testing Congressional Republicans' Sincerity About Tackling Inequality
 - There is little dispute that economic inequality has widened in recent ... An off-kilter economy where average Americans don't share in the gains ...

How inequality is worsening the retirement disaster

How inequality is worsening the retirement disaster
 - The gap concerning the leading 1 p.c of American earners and all people else will play out for yrs to occur, many thanks to its effect on retirement ...

The Student Debt Time Bomb

The Student Debt Time Bomb
 - Adults under 35 disproportionately bear the brunt of escalating inequality. America's educated youth are graduating into an economy with stagnant ...

United States inequality debate turns to the role of declining of unions

United States inequality debate turns to the role of declining of unions
 - It's no coincidence that the rise of the middle class in America coincided in large part with the rise of unions - workers who organized together for ...

America's Leading Financial Performance Artist Is Truly Preferred With GOP Candidates

America's Leading Financial Performance Artist Is Truly Preferred With GOP Candidates
 - Man. For a minute there, it looked like Republicans were getting serious about this whole income inequality thing. We had Jeb Bush calling it "the ...

Digital TV homes to double in Latin America

Digital TV homes to double in Latin America
 - The Digital TV Latin America Forecasts report estimates 152 million digital TV households by 2020. Digital TV will climb from only 17.9% penetration of ...

Internet Access is Becoming Increasingly Affordable in LATAM

Internet Access is Becoming Increasingly Affordable in LATAM
-  Six of the top ten countries in this year's Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) Affordability Index are from Latin America. Thanks largely to affordable ...

Latin American tourism is about to boom – and we've got a way in

Latin American tourism is about to boom – and we've got a way in
 - Countries all across Latin America are seeing a massive tourism boom and it's creating a huge moneymaking opportunity for New World readers.

GBTA Report Looks at Latin America, Asia Pacific Hotel Programs

GBTA Report Looks at Latin America, Asia Pacific Hotel Programs
 - A new study by the GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the ... In both Asia Pacific and Latin America, Regional Travel Managers are ...

De La Rosa opens up on poverty and baseball in the Dominican

De La Rosa opens up on poverty and baseball in the Dominican
 - According to De La Rosa, Fernández has experience turning young talented Latin-Americans into professional baseball players, with the biggest ...

LACSI receives $1.9 million grant to further education, public service

LACSI receives $1.9 million grant to further education, public service
 - The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute, an on campus ... recently received a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for $1.9 million.