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miércoles, 25 de marzo de 2015

7 Stereotypes About LGBT Musicians We Need to Retire

7 Stereotypes About LGBT Musicians We Need to Retire
 - Often, the pressures from the mainstream media and the LGBT community both amount to the same thing: Gay musicians are seen as gay first and ...

Like Hitler, LGBT Activists Are Recruiting Children, Peter LaBarbera Claims

Like Hitler, LGBT Activists Are Recruiting Children, Peter LaBarbera Claims
 - LaBarbera, whose opposition to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is well-established, was sounding off on S. Bear ...

Orlando has 20th-highest LGBT percentage among largest U.S. metros

Orlando has 20th-highest LGBT percentage among largest U.S. metros
 - Orlando has the 20th-highest percentage of the adult population who identify with lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), according to a recent ...

The Necessity of LGBT-Inclusive Curriculum

The Necessity of LGBT-Inclusive Curriculum
 - Students need to be taught about the accomplishments of LGBT men, women and gender nonconformists of the past and present, as well as the ...

Silicon Valley LGBT Population among Nation's Smallest: Poll

Silicon Valley LGBT Population among Nation's Smallest: Poll
 - A new poll found that 3.2 percent of the San Jose metro area population identifies as LGBT

Anti-LGBT Bills Introduced in 28 States

Anti-LGBT Bills Introduced in 28 States
 - The wave of anti-LGBT bills filed across the country continues to swell. As of today, lawmakers have introduced more than 85 anti-LGBT bills in 28 ...


Model civil rights ordinance for local governments includes LGBT protections

Model civil rights ordinance for local governments includes LGBT protections
 - That's as efforts to add LGBT protections to Michigan's civil rights law flounder at the state Capitol. “Despite whatever may be going on in Lansing or in ...

Oklahoma Man Told His License Plate Supporting LGBT Community Not Allowed

Oklahoma Man Told His License Plate Supporting LGBT Community Not Allowed
 - Personalized license plates with LGBT-positive messages joined the long list of things not allowed in the state of Oklahoma on Tuesday after the ...

Senator Inhofe Throws Red Meat At Anti-LGBT Base

Senator Inhofe Throws Red Meat At Anti-LGBT Base
 - Today, the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, ...

There are two Americas for kids now, thanks to income inequality

There are two Americas for kids now, thanks to income inequality
 - Inequality of opportunity is what Putnam is fond of calling a “purple” ... Around 95% of Americans agree that “everyone in America should have equal ...

Increase in Income Inequality Related to Greater Disparities in Adolescent Health

Increase in Income Inequality Related to Greater Disparities in Adolescent Health
 - The recent increases in income inequality in the ... 11- to 15-year-olds in both Europe and North America have coincided with the ... These inequalities were illustrated in factors ranging from body mass to ...


The Artist Who Draws to Keep Madness at Bay in Racist America

The Artist Who Draws to Keep Madness at Bay in Racist America
 - development since his childhood. His story is that of an African American man who uses the tools of popular culture to make it into the high art world.

Video shows African American officer harassed by protesters in Ferguson

Video shows African American officer harassed by protesters in Ferguson
 - Cell phone video shows several protesters hurling racial slurs and other forms of verbal abuse at an African American police officer outside a ...


Boutté play to explore questions of race and identity

Boutté play to explore questions of race and identity
 - I have maternal and paternal grandparents of mixed race, but they always identified as black,” he said. “Throughout American history, mixed-race ...


Covert racism is alive and real

Covert racism is alive and real
 - There was a caveat; we switched both the gender and race of the “victim” and the “thief” (African-American vs. Caucasian). Responses were coded as ...

A Grande race problem

A Grande race problem
 - Johnson—the only African-American on the university's Honor Committee (and, ironically, ... and “What is America's greatest race challenge?”.

Chilean girl who asked to be euthanized now wants to live, father says

Chilean girl who asked to be euthanized now wants to live, father says
 - Fredy Maureira told the Associated Press on Sunday that his 14-year-old, daughter, Valentina, has changed her mind after meeting people who ...

As Feds Send Mediator, Why Is Pasco Not Latino Ferguson?

As Feds Send Mediator, Why Is Pasco Not Latino Ferguson?
 - Most people do not have the time or wherewithal to make that journey," he said. "It is not easy to go and protest there, whereas in Ferguson, it was ...

Number of Latino Evangelicals on the rise

Number of Latino Evangelicals on the rise
 - Latino evangelical churches are the fastest growing religious ... “People came up to me and said, 'Welcome' and I felt like that day I started a new ...

Latino GLBT History Project elects new officers

Latino GLBT History Project elects new officers
 - Immigrant rights, LGBT and people with disabilities activist David Pazmiño was elected secretary of the Latino GLBT History Project, the group's ...

On the issue of race, 'It's okay to ask and it's okay to answer'

On the issue of race, 'It's okay to ask and it's okay to answer'
 - Black and Latino people have these conversations all the time.” O'Brien sides with Starbucks in its effort to bring more Americans into the fray. “I think ...

Currency manipulation by countries must end

Currency manipulation by countries must end
 - That is the question of the day in American economic-policy circles. ... involving the US, Japan, and ten other countries in Latin America and Asia.

Heat-beater' beans could protect staple food as planet warms

Heat-beater' beans could protect staple food as planet warms
 - Researchers at CGIAR had previously warned that rising global temperatures could threaten bean production in the Latin American countries of ...

Technocrat's Periscoping of Africa

Technocrat's Periscoping of Africa
 - While in the 1990s, Latin American countries were already celebrating half a century of democratic stabilization, states in Africa were beginning to ...

University of La Verne to Sign Higher Education Agreement with Mexican Consulate

University of La Verne to Sign Higher Education Agreement with Mexican Consulate
 - Alí Calderón, who teaches literary theory and Latin American literature at Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (Meritorious Autonomous ...