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martes, 28 de julio de 2015

Rich people, surrounded by other rich people, think America is richer than it really is

Rich people, surrounded by other rich people, think America is richer than it really is
 - In an online survey, they asked more than 600 Americans to estimate the ... your child's classroom, at the grocery store — you may think poverty is pretty rare. ... around us, the authors argue, shape our sense of how rich America is.

Why America Needs Federal Legislation Protecting Black Citizens From Aggressive Law

Why America Needs Federal Legislation Protecting Black Citizens From Aggressive Law
 -  Black men are six times more likely than white men to be incarcerated. And according to the Southern Poverty Law Center, since 9/11 more Americans ...

How America Is Failing Its Schools

How America Is Failing Its Schools
 - As these figures show, the real crisis in American education is not the schools system. The real crisis is inequality. The inequalities separating ...

Why Bernie Sanders Should Be the Candidate for the 1 Percent—Yes, Really

Why Bernie Sanders Should Be the Candidate for the 1 Percent—Yes, Really
 - If America's ultra-rich know what's good for them, they'll start getting behind ... Letting inequality continue to skyrocket is a dangerous route to take.

An All-Gay Fighter Game That Mixes It up With LGBT Stereotypes

An All-Gay Fighter Game That Mixes It up With LGBT Stereotypes
 - LGBT representation in gaming is a touchy issue, for the most part because there is so little. A 2015 Nielsen study found that 65% of self-identifying ...

Caitlyn Jenner needs to slow down and learn about LGBT issues

Caitlyn Jenner needs to slow down and learn about LGBT issues
 - Talk show host Raven Symone has taken aim at Caitlyn Jenner, suggesting that she needs to “learn first” before campaigning on LGBT issues.

Pope Francis Urged By Gay, Transgender Catholics To Stand With LGBT Community

Pope Francis Urged By Gay, Transgender Catholics To Stand With LGBT Community
 - Pope Francis in September will make his first visit to the United States, where a large group of LGBT parishioners will be pushing for a meeting with ...

Liverpool fans might enjoy Colin Farrell's message to the club's LGBT supporters

Liverpool fans might enjoy Colin Farrell's message to the club's LGBT supporters
 - LGBT rights are very close to Farrell's heart, he was a staunch supporter of the Yes campaign and can now happily boast that his brother Eamon is ...

African Bishop Points Out Hypocrisy of Obama's Pro-LGBT Agenda

African Bishop Points Out Hypocrisy of Obama's Pro-LGBT Agenda
 - President Barack Obama's cajoling of Kenyan leaders to accept “LGBT ... on Saturday, Obama advocated for his administration's pro-LGBT agenda, ...

Transgender filmmaker explores London's LGBT club scene

Transgender filmmaker explores London's LGBT club scene
 - Transgender filmmaker Jake Graf speaks to PinkNews about his new film, exploring London's LGBT club scene. The new film, Brace, has been shown ...


We're LGBT crazy at the moment, but is it a good thing?

We're LGBT crazy at the moment, but is it a good thing?
 - There is a cultural obsession with LGBT issues at the moment, not just in this country but across Western civilisation. For example, if for some reason I ...

Corporate Giants Announce Support for Federal LGBT Non-Discrimination ...

Corporate Giants Announce Support for Federal LGBT Non-Discrimination ...
 - American Airlines, Facebook, General Mills,Google and Nike demonstrated their belief that all LGBT ...

The Long, Repressed History of Black Leftism

The Long, Repressed History of Black Leftism
 - Black power belongs at the center of American leftist strategy ... International, encouraged by black comrades, called not only for full racial equality, but ...

US has much to learn from others about multiculturalism

US has much to learn from others about multiculturalism
 - In the many years that I have conducted research with African-American communities in the United States, the concept of race has emerged as salient.

Is racism the reason US radio stations aren't playing Tyrese's Black Rose?

Is racism the reason US radio stations aren't playing Tyrese's Black Rose?
 - Not that American listeners of mainstream radio would know. ... African-American R&B artists are well-represented on commercial radio. Tracks by ...

Kenyan Leaders Respond to Obama's Support for LGBT Rights

Kenyan Leaders Respond to Obama's Support for LGBT Rights
 - As an African-American in the United States, I'm painfully aware of the ... The State Department highlighted discrimination against LGBT persons in ...

Mexico President Admits Poverty Reduction Effort 'Insufficient'

Mexico President Admits Poverty Reduction Effort 'Insufficient'
 - 20 Million Mexican Children Live in Extreme Poverty ... Mexico is the second richest country in Latin America, after Brazil; and the second ...

Former Brentwood doctor helps reduce infant deaths in Haiti by 66 percent

Former Brentwood doctor helps reduce infant deaths in Haiti by 66 percent
 - home, a successful medical practice, and most of his family's belongings to help serve one of the most poverty stricken countries in the world: Haiti.

Why Aren't Latinos Taking This Anti-HIV Pill?

Why Aren't Latinos Taking This Anti-HIV Pill?
 -  In an ongoing study of 20 Latino gay couples in New York City, 37 of the 40 people had never heard about PrEP when interviewed last year, said ...

Candidates must address structural racism

Candidates must address structural racism
 - Martin O'Malley whether they were prepared to adopt a “a racial justice ... not deal with the structural racism that has African-Americans with degrees ...