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miércoles, 1 de abril de 2015

Corporations to State Lawmakers: Stop the Harmful Attacks on LGBT People

Corporations to State Lawmakers: Stop the Harmful Attacks on LGBT People
 - Today, major corporations signed on to launch a statement by businesses speaking out against an onslaught of anti-LGBT legislation being ...

Simply Being Gay Shouldn't Guarantee LGBT Vote

Simply Being Gay Shouldn't Guarantee LGBT Vote
 - Responding to his opponent's recent Advocate op-ed urging voters to keep a San Diego city council seat LGBT, a straight politician argues that simply ...

UConn Head Coach Banned From Traveling to Final Four Over Anti-LGBT Indiana Law

UConn Head Coach Banned From Traveling to Final Four Over Anti-LGBT Indiana Law
 - UConn basketball's head coach will not be allowed to travel to the Final Four in Indiana this weekend due to the anti-LGBT law. In support of ...

How religious refusals could go far beyond LGBT weddings

How religious refusals could go far beyond LGBT weddings
  - In the recent controversy over broadened religious exemptions in laws passed by Indiana and Arkansas, we've heard a lot about weddings between ...

Indiana Pizzeria Says It Will Deny Service to LGBT People

Indiana Pizzeria Says It Will Deny Service to LGBT People
 - But if you're gay and in Indiana, don't call Memories Pizzeria in Walkerton: They won't help you make your wedding memories. The owners of the ...

These 40 tech leaders just signed a statement against 'discrimination' laws like the one passed in ...

These 40 tech leaders just signed a statement against 'discrimination' laws like the one passed in ...
 - Religious freedom, inclusion, and diversity can co-exist and everyone including LGBT people and people of faith should be protected under their ...

Cuomo restricts travel to Indiana in support of LGBT civil rights

Cuomo restricts travel to Indiana in support of LGBT civil rights
 - New York State has been, and will continue to be, a leader in ensuring that all LGBT persons enjoy full and equal civil rights,” Cuomo said, referring to ...

20 anti-LGBT bills introduced in Texas Legislature

20 anti-LGBT bills introduced in Texas Legislature
 - At least 20 anti-LGBT bills have been introduced in the Texas Legislature this cycle, more than in any other state, according to a tally by the Human ...

Want to Solve Inequality and Child Poverty? End the War on Drugs

Want to Solve Inequality and Child Poverty? End the War on Drugs
 - Robert Putnam, the author of Bowling Alone, has just published an exhaustively researched book on inequality, Our Kids: The American Dream in ...

Could We Fight Inequality by Building More Homes?

Could We Fight Inequality by Building More Homes?
 - This growing inequality has sparked political battles over raising the minimum wage in many American cities, including San Diego. But overlooked in ...

Politics and Prejudices: What's really ruining America

Politics and Prejudices: What's really ruining America
 - Income inequality in this nation is not only bad and getting worse, but most of us are either brainwashed, in total denial, or too gutless to even talk ...

The rise of the working poor and the non-working rich

The rise of the working poor and the non-working rich
 - Six of today's 10 wealthiest Americans are heirs to prominent fortunes. ... and the meritocratic ideal on which America's growing inequality is often ...

The Economics of Morality

The Economics of Morality
 - social scientists and pundits agree on the vast chasm of inequality between some 20 percent plus of wealthier Americans and the rest of America.

Education sector urged to look to Latin America to turn around slump in international students

Education sector urged to look to Latin America to turn around slump in international students
 - Australia should look beyond the Asia-Pacific and lure more international students from Latin America and the Middle East to study at local campuses, ...

Australia to seek more students from Middle East, Latin-America

Australia to seek more students from Middle East, Latin-America
 - With Australia hosting more international higher education students than ... Of the 250,000 international higher educational students in Australia last ...

Long legacy

Long legacy
 - It also helped spark a surge in interest in Hispanic people and culture. At the time of Selena's death Latinos were scarcely seen on television and in ...

Why Latino 'leaders' reject Ted Cruz

Why Latino 'leaders' reject Ted Cruz
 - Matt Barreto, founder of the leftist-leaning Latino Decisions polling group, took it a step further: “He is going to go after the vote of the people who don't ...

Argentina shut down by one-day transportation workers' strike

Argentina shut down by one-day transportation workers' strike
 - Cabinet chief Anibal Fernández told reporters that the government believed 95 percent of people who stayed home wanted to work but had no way to ...

Rahm Emanuel's Rival Hopes to Build Landmark Victory with Latino Supporters

Rahm Emanuel's Rival Hopes to Build Landmark Victory with Latino Supporters
 - The people of Chicago will head to the polls and vote in a historic run-off election next week, pitting embattled Mayor Rahm Emanuel against a ...

Colombian firm develops devices for people with motor impairments

Colombian firm develops devices for people with motor impairments
 - A company in this northwestern Colombian city has developed personal lift platforms and cranes to assist in the care and transportation of people with ...

Binghamton to receive $100000 for anti-poverty effort

Binghamton to receive $100000 for anti-poverty effort
 - In Binghamton, 66 percent of Latino children lived in poverty, with black and white children following closely behind at about 40 percent.


Activists talk intersection of Ferguson, LGBT issues

Activists talk intersection of Ferguson, LGBT issues
 - LGBT activists participated in a panel discussion entitled “Advocacy in ... And then we have people who are saying we should just focus on cis black ...

Students at Incline High School Raising Money to Build a Haiti School

Students at Incline High School Raising Money to Build a Haiti School
 - The members raise money to help build schools in countries where poverty is rampant. "Here's this club that changes that, changes the poverty, ...

Black LGBT Church in Search of Permanent Home in Harlem

Black LGBT Church in Search of Permanent Home in Harlem
 - Rivers of Living Water is a Black church in Harlem, New York, where LGBT individuals ... "When people know we are LGBT they find it to be a problem.

GOP pollster: Candidates seen as antigay will never win voters under 30

GOP pollster: Candidates seen as antigay will never win voters under 30
  - More than 60 percent of Republican voters under 30 do support gay ... the demographic necessity of appealing to Hispanic voters in a presidential ...