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jueves, 10 de diciembre de 2015

Holidays offer chance to flaunt wealth – and alarming reminder of inequality

Holidays offer chance to flaunt wealth – and alarming reminder of inequality
 - It's that season again. You know, the one when America's wealthiest citizens flip eagerly through the pages of the December issue of the Robb ...

The American Middle Class Is Losing Ground

The American Middle Class Is Losing Ground
- And middle-income Americans have fallen further behind financially in the new ... The state of the American middle class is at the heart of the economic ... to raise the floor on wages and on how best to curb rising income inequality.

Youths Ambivalent Towards American Dream as Faith in Government Languishes

Youths Ambivalent Towards American Dream as Faith in Government Languishes
 - Growing income inequality has provided ammunition to the increasing number of Americans who herald the death of the American Dream. Between ...

America's Middle Class Is No Longer the Majority

America's Middle Class Is No Longer the Majority
 - A Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll in January found that 47% of respondents considered reducing income inequality an absolute priority for the ...

United Nations Launches First Official Campaign Against LGBT Discrimination

United Nations Launches First Official Campaign Against LGBT Discrimination
 - With Zachary Quinto narrating, the United Nations Human Rights office is offically recognizing the impact of LGBT discrimination in a new video ...


LGBT stories dominate Golden Globe nominations

LGBT stories dominate Golden Globe nominations
 - 2015 has been a big year for LGBT stories in Hollywood. After years of sending the message that the entertainment industry needs to represent a more ...

Drink advertising not to blame for increased alcoholism in LGBT community

Drink advertising not to blame for increased alcoholism in LGBT community
 - In the interview Chris argues that drinks advertising directed specifically at the LGBT community is not linked to increased drinking among this group.

Pastors want public referendum on adding LGBT people to Jacksonville's anti-discrimination law

Pastors want public referendum on adding LGBT people to Jacksonville's anti-discrimination law
 - calling for City Council to have a public referendum on whether Jacksonville should expand its human rights ordinance to cover LGBT people.

Community HousingWorks to Build San Diego's First LGBT Seniors Housing Community

Community HousingWorks to Build San Diego's First LGBT Seniors Housing Community
 - The San Diego LGBT Community Center recently completed a study that found 68 percent of LGBT seniors had neither family nor younger friends they ...

Christian university is granted federal permission to exclude LGBT students

Christian university is granted federal permission to exclude LGBT students
 - As well as LGBT students, the exemption allows the school to exclude unwed mothers, students who are pregnant or women who have had an ...

LGBT business association retools its focus on services

LGBT business association retools its focus on services
 - As it welcomes a new president, San Francisco's LGBT chamber of commerce continues to retool to better address the needs of its members.

LGBT-owned businesses tackle Super Bowl contracts

LGBT-owned businesses tackle Super Bowl contracts
 - Yet he has been on hand to shoot half a dozen events tied to the lead up for Super Bowl 50, which will be played at the San Francisco 49ers's new ...

Mexico has started counting its Afro-Mexican population

Mexico has started counting its Afro-Mexican population
 - Similar to their American counterparts, Latin America's black population also has been the target of racism, something that some countries are starting ...

Latin America's populist collapse cheered with foreign inflows Latin America's Left

Latin America's populist collapse cheered with foreign inflows Latin America's Left
 - It's been a tough run for Latin American leftists, and ... Traders have snapped up assets from countries showing a shift away from the ... The Bloomberg JP Morgan Latin America Currency Index is trading near a ...

Official Study Shows 22 Percent of Israelis Live in Poverty

Official Study Shows 22 Percent of Israelis Live in Poverty
 - About 22 percent of Israelis live below the poverty line, according to the latest study released on Wednesday by the National Insurance ...

The average Latin American trans woman will die before turning 35

The average Latin American trans woman will die before turning 35
 - Trans women in Latin America have a life expectancy of just 35 years a new ... Homelessness, poverty and depression lead to many trans women ...

Trumpism is a natural consequence of the GOP refusing to moderate on taxes or immigration

Trumpism is a natural consequence of the GOP refusing to moderate on taxes or immigration
 - The RNC's view was that Romney's self-deportation policy communicated that he is one of those white people, and that was toxic.

Black, Latino MSM report high exposure to recent HIV campaigns

Black, Latino MSM report high exposure to recent HIV campaigns
 - Among gay, bisexual and other MSM, black MSM and Hispanic-Latino MSM are disproportionately affected by HIV,” Badal said during a presentation.

Schools extend a hand to LGBT business students

Schools extend a hand to LGBT business students
- As an African-American from Los Angeles, Mr. Harbour was looking for a university where diversity – of thought, gender, age, sexuality and ethnicity ...

Scalia questions place of some black students in elite colleges

Scalia questions place of some black students in elite colleges
 - There are those who contend that it does not benefit African-Americans to get them into the University of Texas where they do not do well, as opposed ...