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martes, 24 de marzo de 2015

US Congress enables economic inequality

US Congress enables economic inequality
 - Economic inequality is on the rise, but the wealthy members of society are not the villains in this ... The villain of America's inequality story is Congress.

The Fear of Being Gay in Russia

The Fear of Being Gay in Russia
 - LGBT marchers that day clashed with riot police, who tried to stop the event. ... the state, there's become no greater target than being LGBT.

Study Finds LGBT Women More Likely to Live in Poverty

Study Finds LGBT Women More Likely to Live in Poverty
 - Goss Graves said those concerns are further magnified for LGBT women of color, immigrant women, women raising children and transgender women.

Let Obama see the poverty

Let Obama see the poverty
 - Overall, the conduct of some of our public officials suggest that they did not understand that the American diplomats in Jamaica, and all over the world, ...

Fernández-Kelly shines light on overlooked communities

Fernández-Kelly shines light on overlooked communities
 - That forces to me to investigate what is unique about poverty in the United ... Fernández-Kelly said the deindustrialization of America robbed African ...

Raleigh has 5th-lowest LGBT percentage among largest U.S. metros

Raleigh has 5th-lowest LGBT percentage among largest U.S. metros
 - Raleigh has the fifth-lowest percentage of the adult population who identify with lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), according to a recent ...

For The Only LGBT Gang In America, Fashion Is Survival

For The Only LGBT Gang In America, Fashion Is Survival
 - They live in some of Washington, D.C.'s most violent neighborhoods, places that are exponentially more dangerous for LGBT youth who are out and ...

Indiana's latest bill shows the new frontier in the battle over LGBT rights

Indiana's latest bill shows the new frontier in the battle over LGBT rights
 - The Indiana bill's passage is part of a broader movement: as marriage equality continues its spread from coast to coast, LGBT advocates and ...

Hartford Ranks 10th In Nation In LGBT Percentage

Hartford Ranks 10th In Nation In LGBT Percentage
 - The Hartford metropolitan area ranks 10th in the nation for percentage of its adult population that identifies as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, ...

9 women who prove that LGBT women can wear whatever they like

9 women who prove that LGBT women can wear whatever they like
- Unisex clothing is bang on trend this season. Clothing traditionally associated with lesbians is now in the 'mainstream' and women who are ...

Latin America's Disappeared

Latin America's Disappeared
 - Latin America is notorious worldwide for its brutal dictators, but Argentina today, unlike most other countries, places great emphasizes on ...

The Briefing: Latin America

The Briefing: Latin America
 - There is something undeniably romantic about Latin America. Whether ... spoken within these countries, it's a region that is synonymous with passion.

State of Silicon Valley 2015: A tale of two Americas

State of Silicon Valley 2015: A tale of two Americas
 - Poor Kids of Silicon Valley," an online interactive report on poverty, homelessness and income inequality in one of America's wealthiest regions.

The US Cities With The Biggest Economic Inequality

The US Cities With The Biggest Economic Inequality
 - It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, at least for many of America's largest cities. From Obama's 2015 State of the Union address to Occupy ...

Economy Should Serve Americans, Not the Other Way Around

Economy Should Serve Americans, Not the Other Way Around
 - Any reasonable budget looks at the needs of the American people and figures ... is fundamentally unbalanced right now when it comes to inequality.

Why Hillary Clinton is making income inequality a theme of her likely campaign

Why Hillary Clinton is making income inequality a theme of her likely campaign
 - At an event Monday organized by the Center for American Progress, a liberal think tank, she discussed income inequality and a need to redevelop ...

More Mothers Staying Unmarried

More Mothers Staying Unmarried
 - While the proportion of college-educated women choosing to have children out of wedlock remains relatively small in Latin America, new research ...

5 Reasons Latinos Won't Vote for Ted Cruz

5 Reasons Latinos Won't Vote for Ted Cruz
 - In 2010, nearly one in three uninsured people in the United States was Hispanic or Latino. Employer-based insurance is the most common form of ...

Boom in Latino Evangelical churches underscores growing population

Boom in Latino Evangelical churches underscores growing population
 - Boom in Latino Evangelical churches underscores growing population .... "People came up to me and said, 'Welcome' and I felt like that day I started a ...

Silicon Valley Tech Titans: How Can They Help Solve Poverty And Inequality?

Silicon Valley Tech Titans: How Can They Help Solve Poverty And Inequality?
 - than offer money to help those in poverty and those who can't afford housing. ... economy, especially those in the African-American and Latino populations. While the overall poverty level statistic isn't extraordinary, nearly a third of ...

For The Only LGBT Gang In America, Fashion Is Survival

For The Only LGBT Gang In America, Fashion Is Survival
 - Check It is a gang, a 200-strong pack of teenagers and twenty-somethings, who are black and gay or lesbian or bisexual or trans. They say they're the ...

Charles Stephens: How AIDS service organizations fail black gay men

Charles Stephens: How AIDS service organizations fail black gay men
 - Just about every American institution, agent of the criminal justice system and representative of the health care system has failed black people overall.

Program aims to combat poverty's effect on education in the Lehigh Valley

Program aims to combat poverty's effect on education in the Lehigh Valley
 - “When we are looking at educational outcomes, we find that poverty strongly correlates to student achievement,” Deegan said. “The Latino population ...

What matters is identity, not categorization at birth

What matters is identity, not categorization at birth
 - Miyamoto was raised by a Japanese mother and an African-American father. This makes her Afro-Asian or bi-racial, but the term critics have used is ...

West Hollywood and Black History Month

West Hollywood and Black History Month
 - Created in 1973 as a safe space for African American gays and lesbians in reaction to West Hollywood's openly racist bar scene (triple carding, dress ...