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jueves, 21 de mayo de 2015

After Marriage: It's All About Global Equality

After Marriage: It's All About Global Equality
  - For me, the answer is clear: those of us in the U.S. must begin to work in solidarity with LGBTQ people around the world to improve the lives of all the ...

New app aims to create gender-inclusive online community

New app aims to create gender-inclusive online community
 - Frustrated by what he saw as the non-inclusive world of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) mobile apps, a Harvard student set ...

Closing the education gender gap worldwide

Closing the education gender gap worldwide
 - By 2014, adults in major urban areas like Beijing received as many years of education as adults in Latin America and Eastern Europe – while men and ...

What's Wrong With America

What's Wrong With America
 - We learned reading, writing, arithmetic and physical education. ... The only propaganda I remember was general American patriotism and suggestions ...

How Does Middle-Class Financial Health Affect Entrepreneurship in America?

How Does Middle-Class Financial Health Affect Entrepreneurship in America?
 - The rate of new business ownership among American families increased ... Education not only plays a critical role in the development of productive ...

Gap between rich and poor 'keeps growing'

Gap between rich and poor 'keeps growing'
 - The report says that one of the few areas where inequality has not been growing in the last 30 years has been Latin America, although levels of ...

If you thought income inequality was bad, get a load of wealth inequality

If you thought income inequality was bad, get a load of wealth inequality
 - But there's another type of inequality that gets a lot less attention. ... The OECD report finds that the richest 10 percent of American households earns ...

Want to Cure Income Inequality? The Answer Is Entrepreneurship

Want to Cure Income Inequality? The Answer Is Entrepreneurship
 - The most commonly discussed remedies to income inequality rely upon ... One of them was Beretzi, a Dominican-American woman from the Bronx.

Which States' Tax Laws Widen Inequality

Which States' Tax Laws Widen Inequality
 - The federal tax code reduces income inequality significantly, taking more from the rich than it does from the middle ... Interactive: Inequality in America.

Lack of statewide anti-discrimination laws leaves LGBT community vulnerable

Lack of statewide anti-discrimination laws leaves LGBT community vulnerable
 - Equality Michigan is a statewide LGBT advocacy and anti-violence organization that works at the local and state levels to enact anti-discrimination ...

Anti-LGBT vicar Matthew Makela resigns after he admits to using Grindr gay dating app

Anti-LGBT vicar Matthew Makela resigns after he admits to using Grindr gay dating app
 - Makela also labelled the LGBT equal rights movement as “aiding opportunistic sickos in preying upon children and others”, according to Queerty.

Mental Health's LGBT Blind Spot

Mental Health's LGBT Blind Spot
 - Mental Health's LGBT Blind Spot. Social workers are regularly tasked with diagnosing and treating people's mental health issues. How can we if we ...

US special envoy for human rights of LGBT travels to Jamaica

US special envoy for human rights of LGBT travels to Jamaica
 - The United States Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender) Persons, Randy ...

5 ways providers deliver better care to LGBT consumers

5 ways providers deliver better care to LGBT consumers
 - According to The Joint Commission, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) patients, as a group, have been largely disregarded as healthcare ...

Major Study On Marriage Equality Was A Fraud

Major Study On Marriage Equality Was A Fraud
 - This suggests that there is at least a correlation between understanding an LGBT person's personal experience and supporting LGBT equality under ...

Canada: The equality nation

Canada: The equality nation
 - Indeed the great nation of Canada has been at the forefront of LGBT civil rights and equality for so long that they make us look like the nation of the ...

Latino college success will pave the way for future growth

Latino college success will pave the way for future growth
 - This must change for the sake of our young people and our economic future. ... While Latinos make up 46 percent of college-age Californians, their ...

Workers take protests over minimum wage to McDonald's HQ

Workers take protests over minimum wage to McDonald's HQ
 - Organizers say that on Thursday protest organizers will deliver to the firm more than a million signatures of people who support the pay hike. EFE.

Watts housing project one of state's top 5 percent most polluted areas

Watts housing project one of state's top 5 percent most polluted areas
 - African-American and Latino people in low-income communities are more likely to suffer because racism plays a big role. Residents and activists have ...

Can Latino GOP candidates also be white?

Can Latino GOP candidates also be white?
 - The U.S. Census notes on its website that “People who identify their origin as Spanish, Hispanic, or Latino may be of any race. Thus, the percent ...

Festering frustration

Festering frustration
 - When the gathering of mostly LGBT people reached City Hall its ranks had .... “Black LGBT people cannot separate their blackness from their sexual ...

The US police chief fighting to end racial tension

The US police chief fighting to end racial tension
 - As America searches for ways to tackle the huge issues surrounding race and ... but the 20 or so men playing, mainly African American, barely glance at him. ... "The problem is that in America, police officers don't know these young ...

Did Kenney actually win the black vote?

Did Kenney actually win the black vote?
 - Could he have actually won the African-American vote? Maybe. ... Focusing on racial voting always makes me a little uncomfortable. We should judge ...

Police Cadets immerse with black, hispanic, gay, diasbled communities

Police Cadets immerse with black, hispanic, gay, diasbled communities
 - Thirty men and four women are 5 weeks into the Police Academy with a little 22 weeks remaining. For the second year in a row, the department has ...

Race And Violence In The US, A View From Abroad

Race And Violence In The US, A View From Abroad
 - It is curious that these same commentators don't makes similar arguments for white or Latino citizens when they become unruly (for example, after the ...