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martes, 13 de octubre de 2015

Why wealth inequality in US is much more complicated than just rich and poor

Why wealth inequality in US is much more complicated than just rich and poor
 - A new paper from US Federal Reserve economists Jeffrey Thompson and Gustavo Suarez provides a detailed look at patterns of wealth in America.

Technology Is Making Income Inequality Worse

Technology Is Making Income Inequality Worse
 - Famed physicist Stephen Hawking reportedly has warned that technology is partly to blame for the rise in income inequality because great advances can leave most people "miserably poor."

The 5 crucial questions the Democratic candidates need to answer

The 5 crucial questions the Democratic candidates need to answer
 - Do you believe it's more difficult for black Americans and other minorities to ... What steps would you take to reduce economic inequality in America?

How Clinton and Sanders would tackle income inequality

How Clinton and Sanders would tackle income inequality
 - Reducing income inequality is at the center of both Democratic presidential frontrunners' campaigns. Their goal: To lift up working Americans and ..

New York's LGBT firefighters say 'it gets better'

New York's LGBT firefighters say 'it gets better'
 - New York's LGBT firefighters have released a touching video detailing their own individual coming out stories for the It Gets Better Project. The video ...

Lines form for next LGBT rights fight

Lines form for next LGBT rights fight
 - Lines form for next LGBT rights fight ... are preparing for another potentially bitter debate — this time over enshrining LGBT protections into state law.

Youth who went to attend LGBT event bashed up by locals in Khar

Youth who went to attend LGBT event bashed up by locals in Khar
 - Talking about the incident, Ananda told iamin, “I entered a nearby chawl to find a pan shop near the venue, when onlookers started hooting and passed lewd comments. I chose to ignore it. That is when a 

More LGBT people are seeking help after hate crimes

More LGBT people are seeking help after hate crimes
 - An LGBT charity has reported that the number of people seeking help from them after homophobic hate crimes has more than doubled. Galop, the ...

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is taking a small and simple step towards LGBT-rights and

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is taking a small and simple step towards LGBT-rights and
 -  Such advances challenge the notion that Puerto Rico is as socially conservative, or opposed to LGBT-causes, as commentators and polling suggests.

New Hampshire Republican To Introduce Bill Banning LGBT Conversion Therapy

New Hampshire Republican To Introduce Bill Banning LGBT Conversion Therapy
 - A Republican lawmaker has announced plans to introduce a bill that seeks to ban therapies aimed at altering a minor's sexual orientation or gender ...

Dallas LGBTs Rally in Response to Hate Crimes

Dallas LGBTs Rally in Response to Hate Crimes
 - The only one of several recent LGBT attacks in the area to be labeled a hate crime by police occurred in the Love Field neighborhood September 20, ...

Why This 25-Year-Old Marketing Star Left His Job at YouTube to Launch a Philanthropic YouTube ...

Why This 25-Year-Old Marketing Star Left His Job at YouTube to Launch a Philanthropic YouTube ...
 - On his off-time, Braun had noticed that a disproportionately influential faction of LGBT creators was proliferating across YouTube. Bold-faced names ...


The Only Request Any Voiceover Actor or American-Latino Need Follow

The Only Request Any Voiceover Actor or American-Latino Need Follow
 - It's why a first generation American has to figure out a way to explain his accent to a group of people that have most likely not experienced Latino ...

Obama and the Ultra-Racialization of America

Obama and the Ultra-Racialization of America
 - The other side of the coin is that for many black Americans race is still a factor in their lives. Recent current events illustrate this clearly. Some people ...

Jeb Bush Believes Black Voters are Stupid, Shiftless and Corrupt

Jeb Bush Believes Black Voters are Stupid, Shiftless and Corrupt
 - Remember when the conventional wisdom was that Jeb Bush was “the smart one” of the Bush brothers and would effortlessly steamroller his competitors on the way to 2016? Well, the political outsiders Donald Trump, 

How 4 Black Lives Matter activists handle queerness and trans issues

How 4 Black Lives Matter activists handle queerness and trans issues
 - I was fascinated with the power of black people. ... time as a child, that was the only word that I knew about being queer or about the LGBT community.


These Black LGBT People Reveal What Happened When They Came Out

These Black LGBT People Reveal What Happened When They Came Out
 - It took me until I was 21 to do the deed. I'd spent years whipping myself into a frenzy of discontent, believing once I came out my world would end; my ...

Hillary Clinton Makes 10 Promises to LGBT Americans, But Will She Really Keep Them?

Hillary Clinton Makes 10 Promises to LGBT Americans, But Will She Really Keep Them?
  - Cap out-of-pocket expenses for people living with chronic illnesses, including HIV and AIDS. Upgrade the discharges of all LGBT veterans dismissed ...

2 Killings In 24 Hours Seen As 'National Crisis' For LGBT

2 Killings In 24 Hours Seen As 'National Crisis' For LGBT
 - On the morning of Oct. 5, a 30-year-old African-American gay man identified as “Melvin” was found shot dead on a street in Detroit. Melvin's death has ...

Todrick Hall Talks to GLAAD About Being a Role Model for LGBT Youth

Todrick Hall Talks to GLAAD About Being a Role Model for LGBT Youth
 - Now, I've devoted my life to making sure that I can be a trailblazer for any other African-American kids or any other gay kids that just feel weird or ...