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miércoles, 16 de septiembre de 2015

Who gains benefit from inequality?

Who gains benefit from inequality?
 - To confront our skin privilege in America means we must give up the myth of the meritocracy, and the “American Dream.” Life gives white people no ...

How Do America's Poor Really Live? Examining the Census Poverty Report

How Do America's Poor Really Live? Examining the Census Poverty Report
 - But what does it mean to be poor in America? To the average American, the word “poverty” suggests significant material deprivation. But the actual ...

If we really care about the poor, shouldn't we want better official data on poverty?

If we really care about the poor, shouldn't we want better official data on poverty?
 - Social policy in America is no longer a small scale venture. At this writing, US government transfers of income, goods and services to individuals in our ...

5 questions every presidential candidate should answer on poverty

5 questions every presidential candidate should answer on poverty
 - America's safety net is both a failure and a success. By one measure, poverty has barely budged since the War on Poverty of the 1960s. Recently ...

America's Poverty Rate Remained Absolutely Awful in 2014

America's Poverty Rate Remained Absolutely Awful in 2014
 - The U.S. economy may have improved in 2014, but the poverty rate didn't budge. The Census Bureau reports today that 46.7 million Americans, ...

LGBT Ally Katy Perry To Play Dubai, Where Homosexuality Could Land You 10 Years In Jail

LGBT Ally Katy Perry To Play Dubai, Where Homosexuality Could Land You 10 Years In Jail
 - The LGBT ally, who has often spoken proactively for LGBT rights has been signed to play an exclusive, invite-only performance at Dubai Airport, which ...

Britain to open first LGBT retirement home

Britain to open first LGBT retirement home
 - Buzzfeed have reported on an “unashamedly ambitious” project, which could see the opening of the UK's first LGBT retirement home in the next three ...

Why Bernie Sanders must tout his stellar LGBT rights record if he wants to win

Why Bernie Sanders must tout his stellar LGBT rights record if he wants to win
 - It's been the belief of some political journalists for a while now that Hillary Clinton has wrapped up the LGBT vote. But that thinking is beginning to fray ...

NCLR applauds USA Rugby commitment to end LGBT discrimination in the game

NCLR applauds USA Rugby commitment to end LGBT discrimination in the game
 - Ending LGBT discrimination in all sports has been one of NCLR's core missions for 14 years. It's thrilling to see USA Rugby and International Gay ...

Saudi women's rights activist, LGBT magazine winners of Dink award

Saudi women's rights activist, LGBT magazine winners of Dink award
 - Saudi Arabian national Samar Badawi and LGBT rights magazine Kaos GL were awarded the International Hrant Dink Award on Tuesday evening in ...

LGBT Representation In Video Games

LGBT Representation In Video Games
 - I'd like to state that this article, about LGBT representation in games is in my opinion. It's perfectly fine if your opinion differs from mine, however I'd ask ...

Couple marry, then walk with LGBT running/walking group

Couple marry, then walk with LGBT running/walking group
 - Their relationship dates back 20 years, when both Frank Zurek and Larry Scott were work colleagues at Amoco Corporation and began going to lunch ...


Latino Biographies for Kids Educate and Inspire

Latino Biographies for Kids Educate and Inspire
- Most of the books have won literary awards, such as "Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People," which won the Américas Award for Children's Literature.

Latin America's Middle Class

Latin America's Middle Class
- The first decade of the 21st century was a good one for Latin America. ... One study estimates that 14 percent will fall back into poverty in the coming ...

Racism Is Hurting Black Children: Medical Study Finds Doctors Less Likely to Give Painkillers to ...

Racism Is Hurting Black Children: Medical Study Finds Doctors Less Likely to Give Painkillers to ...
Racism can kill you, and a new medical study proves that racial ... an unconscious racial bias against African-American children, an unwarranted fear ...

Race pride and prejudice

Race pride and prejudice
- Other reasons for the toxicity include the importation of a small part of African American racial discourse and re-selling here as Afro-Trinidadian ...

Stopping racism with a smile?

Stopping racism with a smile?
 - No bad personal attitudes; no racism in America—until African Americans start playing the “blame game.” This deflection of America's race problem ...

Racial disparities confound Washington Post

Racial disparities confound Washington Post
 - In separate articles, today's Washington Post takes up two racial disparities ... African-American and Hispanic students disproportionately earn more ...

Do You Have Racial Bias? This Online Test Reveals Your Unconscious Attitudes

Do You Have Racial Bias? This Online Test Reveals Your Unconscious Attitudes
 - Do you have an unconscious racial bias? ... preference[s] for European American compared to African American” and three demonstrating slight to ...

Ferguson Commission Calls For Broad Reforms To Address Racial Inequality

Ferguson Commission Calls For Broad Reforms To Address Racial Inequality
- We have not moved beyond race,” the report, titled 'Forward Through ... Nixon assembled the panel after Brown, an 18-year-old African American ...