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martes, 18 de agosto de 2015

One in five Latin Americans live in slums

One in five Latin Americans live in slums
 - Some 113 million people across the continent — or nearly one in five people — live in sprawling slums which are fuelling inequality and social ...

Ann Arbor is once again named the most educated city in America

Ann Arbor is once again named the most educated city in America
 - The company determined where the most educated Americans are choosing to settle. In order to do so, the website compared the 150 largest U.S. ...

Boston is the 7th Most Educated City in America

Boston is the 7th Most Educated City in America
 - WalletHub compared 150 of the largest and most populated areas in the United States to determine the most and least educated cities in America.

America's 10 most- and least-educated cities

America's 10 most- and least-educated cities
 - WalletHub.com has released its rankings of the 150 largest American cities based on the education level of each location. Here are the 10 most- and ...

Our Fund, SAGE USA target LGBT elder-care issues throughout South Florida

Our Fund, SAGE USA target LGBT elder-care issues throughout South Florida
 - Our Fund, a South Florida foundation for the LGBT community and SAGE USA have established a partnership with University of Miami's Center on ...

If half of young people are 'a little bit gay', why are bisexuals still invisible in our society?

If half of young people are 'a little bit gay', why are bisexuals still invisible in our society?
 - The idea that sexuality is more than either 'gay' or 'straight' is very important in terms of the acceptance of all LGBT folk. Presenting sexuality as a 'one ...

Pride to receive release in Russia despite anti-gay laws

Pride to receive release in Russia despite anti-gay laws
 - Pride tells the story of an alliance between an LGBT support group and coalminers during the strike of 1984. It was a critical and commercial hit and ...

An LGBT Ally's Message to Would-Be Allies

An LGBT Ally's Message to Would-Be Allies
 - Most importantly, I am a former conservative, anti-gay Christian that is now an ally/activist for the LGBT community. But what does it mean to be an ...

Why LGBT nightlife is not dying - by a nightclub owner

Why LGBT nightlife is not dying - by a nightclub owner
 - Matthew Causon, owner of a string of gay clubs and bars including the OMG brand, provides PinkNews with his unique perspective on the supposed ...

LGBT Families Spend More Than Straights Ones—But You'll Never Guess Where

LGBT Families Spend More Than Straights Ones—But You'll Never Guess Where
 - A new study from Nielsen reveals that LGBT-led families spend significantly money on shopping than their straight counterparts. But the things they're ...

Zachary Quinto Calls Upon LGBT Actors to 'Be Who They Are,' Says The World Is Ready For ...

Zachary Quinto Calls Upon LGBT Actors to 'Be Who They Are,' Says The World Is Ready For ...
 - After matter-of-factly coming out to the masses in 2011, he became an outspoken advocate for the LGBT community and has notably taken on issues ...


Elton John blasts 'boorishly bigoted' Italian mayor for LGBT book ban

Elton John blasts 'boorishly bigoted' Italian mayor for LGBT book ban
 - Elton John, the singer-songwriter known for his advocacy for gay rights, has strongly criticized Mayor Luigi Brugnaro of Venice, Italy, for banning 49 ...

Agenda for a Freer and More Prosperous America

Agenda for a Freer and More Prosperous America
 - America is suffering from a variety of serious institutional and structural ..... Finally, there are unjust and unfair inequalities in American society.

Peru scholarship program, one of the largest in Latin America

Peru scholarship program, one of the largest in Latin America
 - Peruvian Education Minister Jaime Saavedra said Peru has a large and healthy scholarship program, which is taken as a State policy ...

Acceptance of gays grows among Dallas Hispanics

Acceptance of gays grows among Dallas Hispanics
 - Juan Contreras Jr., who co-owns the El Padrino restaurant with his father, Juan Contreras Sr., says his customers don't really care that he's gay.

Wide Racial Gap Remains For Pittsburgh Mortgage Loan Approvals

Wide Racial Gap Remains For Pittsburgh Mortgage Loan Approvals
 - Only one in three black people are approved for a mortgage from a local ... “The level of African American lending is extremely low compared to all ...

College Degree Doesn't Level Racial Wealth Gap

College Degree Doesn't Level Racial Wealth Gap
 - But a recent study by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis suggests that for African American and Latino college graduates that's not always the case ...

Two Texas Men Indicted for Federal Hate Crime Against Gay, African-American Man

Two Texas Men Indicted for Federal Hate Crime Against Gay, African-American Man
 - A federal grand jury has returned a four-count indictment against two Texas men alleging hate crime offenses for their roles in a Mar. 8, 2012, assault of a gay, African-American man in Corpus Christi, Texas, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta, head of the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, and U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson of the Southern District of Texas.

Grant application seeks to address domestic violence in Hispanic community

Grant application seeks to address domestic violence in Hispanic community
 - Language and cultural barriers make Hispanic women in Lackawanna County less likely to report domestic violence and sexual abuse, prosecutors ...

Milk' Screenwriter and LGBT Activist Creates a Powerful Anti-Bullying Campaign for Coke

Milk' Screenwriter and LGBT Activist Creates a Powerful Anti-Bullying Campaign for Coke
 - Black was recently tapped by Pereira & O'Dell to direct three short films for Coca-Cola in Latin America, challenging young people to choose ...