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miércoles, 18 de marzo de 2015

Overwhelming support for federal LGBT non-discrimination bill, poll finds

Overwhelming support for federal LGBT non-discrimination bill, poll finds
 - The simple and unfortunate reality is that for all the progress made in recent years, LGBT Americans still lack fundamental federal legal protections ...

An LGBT Earthquake Is Happening in Country Music

An LGBT Earthquake Is Happening in Country Music
 - We were there to help raise money for the Trevor Project's suicide prevention and crisis intervention for LGBT youth, but that song, that moment, was ...

4 Ways the Administration for Children and Families Can Support LGBT Homeless Youth

4 Ways the Administration for Children and Families Can Support LGBT Homeless Youth
 - LGBT advocates and homelessness experts subsequently provided a series of recommendations to further strengthen the federal response to youth ...

Google and Microsoft host New York LGBT business forums

Google and Microsoft host New York LGBT business forums
 - Details are being finalized for the first LGBT Week – a new series of conferences, symposia, workshops and events aimed at the LGBT business ...

Two-Thirds Of U.S. Voters Think LGBT Discrimination Should Be Illegal, Poll Finds

Two-Thirds Of U.S. Voters Think LGBT Discrimination Should Be Illegal, Poll Finds
 - Pollsters didn't ask, however, about the topic dominating state legislatures over the past year when it comes to LGBT politics: whether voters think such ...


Unfair Price? LGBT Women at Most Risk for Poverty

Unfair Price? LGBT Women at Most Risk for Poverty
 - A new report finds LGBT women in Indiana and around the country face lower pay, frequent harassment, compromised access to health care, ...

No Doubt And Sia To Perform At Los Angeles LGBT Center's An Evening With Women

No Doubt And Sia To Perform At Los Angeles LGBT Center's An Evening With Women
 - The Los Angeles LGBT Center announced today that international music superstars No Doubt and Sia will both perform intimate acoustic sets and ...

LGBT fraternities and sororities look to make Greek life more inclusive

LGBT fraternities and sororities look to make Greek life more inclusive
 - After discovering that UT-Austin didn't have fraternities or sororities that explicitly welcomed LGBT students, Ferguson took matters into her own hands.

LGBT-friendly Ann Arbor: 45 years of change

LGBT-friendly Ann Arbor: 45 years of change
 - Trying to explain the concept of a "gayborhood" to a friend, Keith Orr referred to Wikipedia for assistance. As he scrolled through the site's list of major ...


HRC Alabama Volunteers Want Their Voices Heard against Anti-LGBT Legislation

HRC Alabama Volunteers Want Their Voices Heard against Anti-LGBT Legislation
 - We held a Town Hall last week that brought together LGBT Alabamians and our allies to discuss the biggest threat currently facing our community, HB ...

How 'social air bags' for rich kids exacerbate unequal opportunity

How 'social air bags' for rich kids exacerbate unequal opportunity
 - Putnam's new book, “Our Kids,” is a concise and readable collection of current research on inequality in America — not income inequality but ...


Why Paralyzed Politics Are Making America More Unequal

Why Paralyzed Politics Are Making America More Unequal
 - One obvious problem for 21st-century America: the seeming zero-sum ... It might be that people have been studying inequality in all the wrong places.

Is it a bad rap or the sad truth that black racism against whites is celebrated?

Is it a bad rap or the sad truth that black racism against whites is celebrated?
 - Can you imagine a black American president in 1965 or a black woman being not only one of the most well-known people on the planet but also one ...


10 things black people fear that white people simply don't have to

10 things black people fear that white people simply don't have to
 - Rhonda Lee, an African American meteorologist who worked at a Louisiana TV station wore her hair in a natural hairstyle one viewer found offensive.

America's Willful Ignorance of Our History of Lynching Feeds Racial Hatred

America's Willful Ignorance of Our History of Lynching Feeds Racial Hatred
 - Ironically, African-Americans once believed Oklahoma was their “promised land.” At the turn of the last century, tens of thousands risked everything in ...

Fraternity apologizes, announces diversity plan to combat racial intolerance

Fraternity apologizes, announces diversity plan to combat racial intolerance
  - Evanston-based Sigma Alpha Epsilon to announce plans to combat racial intolerance in ... We absolutely hope African-American membership rises.".

Is doing business in Latin America as easy as biting into a burrito?

Is doing business in Latin America as easy as biting into a burrito?
 - Each country in LATAM has its own rules and basic issues of business language (Portuguese in Brazil to Spanish in the rest of Latin America).

US Praises Mexico and Honduras, Targets Venezuela

US Praises Mexico and Honduras, Targets Venezuela
 - This horrifying event sparked outrage across the country. ... country. Latin American leaders and regional bodies were quick to denounce the coup and ...

Still Beverages and a Sparkling Future

Still Beverages and a Sparkling Future
 - success in Brazil and other southern Latin America countries with price increases this quarter (total segment price/mix was up 10% year over year) ...

11 Latin American Countries Urge Obama to Cancel Anti-Venezuela Sanctions

11 Latin American Countries Urge Obama to Cancel Anti-Venezuela Sanctions
 - The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), consisting of 11 Latin American states, stated opposition for a ...

European Concerns About China's Influence in Latin America

European Concerns About China's Influence in Latin America
 - We worry about no longer being the big economic partner that Europe has been for many Latin American countries, and about being replaced by ...

Afrostream: The African Netflix

Afrostream: The African Netflix
 - Tonjé Bakang, 33, was beautifully poisoned by Black American culture at an early age. As a teenager growing up in France during the late 1990s, ...


Peru among the 6 countries with lowest poverty rates

Peru among the 6 countries with lowest poverty rates
 - Peru is one of the six Latin American countries with lowest poverty rates due to the dynamism produced by social inclusion programs, the National ...

Enrique Iglesias, Latin Grammys offer scholarship to Berklee student

Enrique Iglesias, Latin Grammys offer scholarship to Berklee student
 - prestigious Boston-based institute in an effort to stimulate musical education within Latino communities,” said the Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation.

Why Students Think Reforms Fall Short of Fixing Chile's 'Educational Apartheid'

Why Students Think Reforms Fall Short of Fixing Chile's 'Educational Apartheid'
 - We have wasted a historic opportunity for educational reform, and also ... at public universities, too, a situation relatively unique for Latin America.