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miércoles, 4 de noviembre de 2015

Income Inequality Eases, but the Middle Class Isn't Feeling It

Income Inequality Eases, but the Middle Class Isn't Feeling It
 - One of the most notable economic trends of the last few decades is the rise of the 1 percent, America's high earners who have seen their incomes and ...

Strengthen Social Security as key protection against rising economic risks

Strengthen Social Security as key protection against rising economic risks
 - And Americans have had to manage increasing economic risks because job stability has eroded, incomes have stagnated, inequality has grown and ...

Will Democrats' populist obsession with inequality be their downfall?

Will Democrats' populist obsession with inequality be their downfall?
 - President Obama says America's greatest challenge is the income gap. A 74-year-old "democratic socialist" is the Democratic Party's hottest star.

MBAs Get Lessons in Income Inequality

MBAs Get Lessons in Income Inequality
 - With the gap between the highest and lowest-income Americans at its widest level in decades, some business schools are putting income inequality ...

LGBT assault not rattling downtown Palm Springs

LGBT assault not rattling downtown Palm Springs
  - This weekend, the street will welcome some of the 175,000 visitors expected for Greater Palm Springs Pride, an annual celebration of the city's LGBT ...


Trump criticizes Rubio for support from pro-LGBT donor

Trump criticizes Rubio for support from pro-LGBT donor
 - In 2012, Singer founded the American Unity Fund and American Unity PAC. Both organizations seeks to support conservatives who back LGBT rights.

Mie teacher helps fill school void on LGBT issues

Mie teacher helps fill school void on LGBT issues
 - According to a recent survey by advertising giant Dentsu Inc., 1 in 13, or 7.6 percent, of 70,000 people polled consider themselves part of the LGBT ...

Trudie Jackson speaks on awareness for Native American LGBT health care

Trudie Jackson speaks on awareness for Native American LGBT health care
 - When Trudie Jackson returned to school in 2009 to earn her degree in social work she realized the need to address LGBT health. As a case manager ...

Philadelphia voters urge city to make Office of LGBT Affairs permanent

Philadelphia voters urge city to make Office of LGBT Affairs permanent
 - Created by Mayor Michael Nutter in 2008, the Office of LGBT Affairs is currently a temporary office. On November 3rd, Philadelphia voters voted on ...

What have the Romans ever done for us? LGBT identities and ancient Rome

What have the Romans ever done for us? LGBT identities and ancient Rome
 - Although LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) people owe a lot to the Romans, the importance of Rome in this respect has been largely ...

Liberal causes—from legalized weed to LGBT rights—got crushed in last night's US elections

Liberal causes—from legalized weed to LGBT rights—got crushed in last night's US elections
 - Americans around the country went to the polls on Tuesday night (Nov. 3) to vote in local and state elections that would decide everything from state ...

Hermaphrodite' beer goes on sale in London to promote LGBT rights

Hermaphrodite' beer goes on sale in London to promote LGBT rights
 - The first ever beer brewed with hermaphrodite hops will go on sale at a bar in London this week, with all proceeds from the “transgender” draft going to ...

Does inequality matter?

Does inequality matter?
  - Chetty does find lower mobility rates in American labor markets with greater general inequality. But if one controls for differences between large urban ...

The battle between the Innovation Democrats and the Inequality Democrats heats up

The battle between the Innovation Democrats and the Inequality Democrats heats up
 - Income inequality hardly seems like a crisis, from that view. ... The Innovation Democrats would increase America's growth potential by increasing ...

Researcher shows racial bias begins in the eye of the beholder

Researcher shows racial bias begins in the eye of the beholder
 - The truth is, many of us – maybe most of us – would decide based on race, giving benefit of ... to fight police brutality against African-American people.

Black Students—Not Crime—Determine If Schools Get Security

Black Students—Not Crime—Determine If Schools Get Security
 - The study also found, among other things, greater racial disparities in ... “However, the proportion of African-American students was a significant ...

Was Boy Harassed By Racist Teens in Beverly? Facebook Post Raises Questions

Was Boy Harassed By Racist Teens in Beverly? Facebook Post Raises Questions
 - was posted on Facebook Monday afternoon alongside a narrative describing an alleged racial incident involving a young, African-American boy.

Why Racial Reconciliation Is More Than Holding Hands and Singing Kumbaya

Why Racial Reconciliation Is More Than Holding Hands and Singing Kumbaya
 - We found ourselves with a church with 70-plus nations with a good 20 to 25 percent African-American with all the racial tension there as well as all ...

2 racial firsts a long time coming

2 racial firsts a long time coming
 - And on Tuesday, James Morgan, a 55-year-old former York City Police officer, was elected as a district judge, the first African-American to win the ...

LGBT to the Statehouse

LGBT to the Statehouse
 - Does he realize we [LGBT people] are in his district?" asks Black. "You are the speaker of the House. Speaker means that you speak for everyone, not ...