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jueves, 2 de julio de 2015

Americans more dependent than ever on Independence Day

Americans more dependent than ever on Independence Day
 - “Tonight, after a breakthrough year for America, our economy is growing and creating jobs at the ... The figures indicate money does not solve poverty.

USAID Targets Young People in Zimbabwe to End Poverty

USAID Targets Young People in Zimbabwe to End Poverty
 - USAID's goal is to end extreme poverty and one of the ways to do that is through economic development. That is why we are very excited about phase ...

Why it's Republicans, not Democrats, who really offer African-Americans hope for a better life

Why it's Republicans, not Democrats, who really offer African-Americans hope for a better life
 - A quarter of African-Americans live below the poverty line, even with federal programs like food stamps and housing subsidies, and the supplemental ...

Starbucks executive says middle class being 'squeezed to oblivion'

Starbucks executive says middle class being 'squeezed to oblivion'
 - If you look at the growing inequality in America today, we've gone from No. 1 in terms of social and economic mobility in the United States to 23 or 24 ...

Mayor of Russian City Threatens Local LGBT Community With Paratroopers

Mayor of Russian City Threatens Local LGBT Community With Paratroopers
 - This year our airborne forces celebrate their 85th anniversary, so on Aug. 2, we'll let them [the LGBT movement] go ahead for sure. I guarantee it.

Texas conservative talk radio host likens LGBT activists to Muslim terrorists

Texas conservative talk radio host likens LGBT activists to Muslim terrorists
 - week have thought when he criticised the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage and then likened some LGBT activists to Muslim terrorists.

Dear White People is clever - but too shallow to match the complex reality of race in America

Dear White People is clever - but too shallow to match the complex reality of race in America
 - Dear White People has its share of provocations about race but complex ... Even the complicity of a few African-American students cannot render the ...

Why Have Seven Black Churches Burned To The Ground?

Why Have Seven Black Churches Burned To The Ground?
 - Mother Emanuel Church in Charleston, the site of nine racially-motivated murders, was built by African-Americans seeking freedom, and subsequently ...

Majority Of White Americans View Confederate Flag As Symbol Of Southern Pride, Not Racism

Majority Of White Americans View Confederate Flag As Symbol Of Southern Pride, Not Racism
 - But there is light at the end of the tunnel when it comes to racial crimes in America. Most Black and White Americans say the AME Shooting should be ...

How to Eradicate Racism

How to Eradicate Racism
 - It turned out that he is a thoroughgoing racist with delusions of starting a ... Well, most of the African-American population, along with many American ...

Six African American football coaches fired at one school, sparking race concerns

Six African American football coaches fired at one school, sparking race concerns
 - A stunning shift at Edison High in Minneapolis has led to concerns of racial injustice after six African American football coaches were relieved of their ...

New DOJ Statistics On Race And Violent Crime Finally Include Hispanics As An Offender Category

New DOJ Statistics On Race And Violent Crime Finally Include Hispanics As An Offender Category
 - Heather Mac Donald of the Manhattan Institute has just published a table of statistics on race and violent crime that she received from the Department ...

Risky occupations drive vulnerability in Latin America and Caribbean region, UN warns

Risky occupations drive vulnerability in Latin America and Caribbean region, UN warns
 - Half of the 220 million "vulnerable" men and women in the in Latin America and Caribbean region - who live slightly above the poverty line but below ...

It's Time for the Black Rights Movement to Finally Embrace Gay Rights

It's Time for the Black Rights Movement to Finally Embrace Gay Rights
 - On social media, I've seen black people imply that marriage equality is a frivolous concern, and that gay people shouldn't have received the right to ...

The US Has Marriage, But What About International LGBT Struggles?

The US Has Marriage, But What About International LGBT Struggles?
 - jamaica, gay, transgender, trans, black Today we know, based on growing statistical evidence, that LGBT people are over-represented among the ...

How 4 Gay Black Women Fought Back Against Sexual Harassment — And Landed In Jail

How 4 Gay Black Women Fought Back Against Sexual Harassment — And Landed In Jail
 - That's when Buckle, a then-28-year-old black filmmaker, called out to Johnson, who was 19 at the time, with an obscene comment. "Mister, I'm gay," ...

Rob Reiner on the 'Long, Long Process' to Widespread LGBT Acceptance

Rob Reiner on the 'Long, Long Process' to Widespread LGBT Acceptance
 - When Obama was running for president in 2008, even some black people of my ... It's so heartening to think young people don't think twice about gay ...

LGBT Struggle Echoes Black Civil Rights Movement

LGBT Struggle Echoes Black Civil Rights Movement
 - Americans began to get used to gay people, instead of being, say, ... You saw black actors years and years ago almost always in menial roles.

Relentlessly Gay' rally seeks post-marriage agenda

Relentlessly Gay' rally seeks post-marriage agenda
 - AIDS activist Carlton Smith pointed out that in Baltimore-Towson-Columbia, one-third of African-American gay men ages 18-35 are HIV positive and ...

Churches Are Burning

Churches Are Burning
 - The church is one of few spaces where Black Americans, including those who are LGBT, have historically been able to build solidarity, forge the bonds ...