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miércoles, 7 de octubre de 2015

Report finds Protestant boys underperforming in Northern Ireland schools

Report finds Protestant boys underperforming in Northern Ireland schools
 - The report also found that minority ethnic students suffered racist bullying in school. It reported that children from the Traveller and Roma communities ...

The most egalitarian town in America supplies few clues on how to reduce inequality

The most egalitarian town in America supplies few clues on how to reduce inequality
 - If you want to promote economic equality, it might make sense to go to the place in America where economic inequality is lowest, right? With that in ...

Would Raising Taxes on the Rich Make America More Equal?

Would Raising Taxes on the Rich Make America More Equal?
 - Using data from the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center (TPC), the researchers created a model to determine how much we could reduce inequality by ...

Wage Inequality and America's Most Successful Cities

Wage Inequality and America's Most Successful Cities
 - My own research has shown a stunning gap in wage inequality, especially in America's leading tech hubs, with their huge concentrations of high-paid ...

Watch Hillary Clinton mock herself for not supporting LGBT rights sooner

Watch Hillary Clinton mock herself for not supporting LGBT rights sooner
 - Presidential candidates ditching their scripted stump speeches and baring it all on “Saturday Night Live”. During the season premiere of the ...

The best LGBT sex in literature

The best LGBT sex in literature
 - If nothing else, making this list has encouraged me to search even harder for honest depictions of LGBT love. When I wrote my first book, The Rental ...

What It's Like To Be An LGBT Sex Worker In Kenya

What It's Like To Be An LGBT Sex Worker In Kenya
 - Are you a woman or a man?” the police asked Kennedy when he walked into the station with a massive gash on his head. A gay man and a sex worker, Kennedy was fearful of going to the police

Domestic abuse in Bucks LGBT community to be combated

Domestic abuse in Bucks LGBT community to be combated
 - A campaign to raise awareness of domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community has been launched in Bucks.

NYC Chick-fil-A Opens to Rousing Success Despite LGBT Protesters

NYC Chick-fil-A Opens to Rousing Success Despite LGBT Protesters
 - Gothamist, a daily weblog covering the city, reported on demonstrators that included LGBT opponents of Chick-fil-A, Christian counter-protestors, and ...

Obama 'not prepared' to endorse LGBT equality law yet

Obama 'not prepared' to endorse LGBT equality law yet
 - President Obama will not step in to throw his weight behind an LGBT equality bill that is being championed by the Democrats. Amid building ...

University of Missouri's Student Athletes Stand Up for LGBT Youth

University of Missouri's Student Athletes Stand Up for LGBT Youth
 - Promoted by GLAAD, Spirit Day has been observed every year since 2010 during the month of October to raise awareness of the bullying many LGBT ...

LGBT Catholics pray for church leaders meeting with Pope Francis in Rome

LGBT Catholics pray for church leaders meeting with Pope Francis in Rome
 - LGBT Catholics and allied faithful will gather in four U.S. cities to pray the rosary and hold vigils as part of a national effort to send a message of ...

Biden's 2012 gay marriage 'gaffe' now an advantage

Biden's 2012 gay marriage 'gaffe' now an advantage
 - Biden's 2012 gay marriage 'gaffe' now an advantage ... society, whether those being discriminated against are transgender, gay, black or Hispanic”.

Worst Cities for Black Americans' shames Midwest

Worst Cities for Black Americans' shames Midwest
 - At first glance, the list of “The Worst Cities for Black Americans” published ... black citizens, however, are only one of the consequences of racial ...

Dowe Named Interim Director of African and African American Studies

Dowe Named Interim Director of African and African American Studies
 - Dowe Named Interim Director of African and African American Studies ... open conversation and education for students, faculty and staff about racial ...

The complexities of racial identity

The complexities of racial identity
 - Rachel Dolezal, a biologically Caucasian woman who lived under an assumed African American racial identity until she was publicly "outed" by her ...

Has Barack Obama Done Enough for African-Americans?

Has Barack Obama Done Enough for African-Americans?
 - As the historic administration nears its final year, African-American leaders .... The word postracial got tossed around a lot (by whites, it must be said, ...

New Study Says Racial Groups Share Different Types of Information on Social Media

New Study Says Racial Groups Share Different Types of Information on Social Media
 - As Carol H. Hood noted in The Frisky, the presence of Black Twitter is neither new nor accidental, and this forum for African-Americans issues may ...

Why Milwaukee Is the Worst City for Black Americans

Why Milwaukee Is the Worst City for Black Americans
 - Among other things, the unemployment rate among black Americans in the city ... While African Americans in every U.S. city face such problems, racial ...

Donald Trump Isn't Going Away Anytime Soon and Race-Based ...

Donald Trump Isn't Going Away Anytime Soon and Race-Based ...
 - Prop 209's backers claim it was modeled after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which barred race as a factor in an effort to protect African-Americans from ...