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martes, 5 de enero de 2016

Why hollowing the middle class is bad for America

Why hollowing the middle class is bad for America
 - It finds (as have others) that economic inequality is increasing. One of the study's main conclusions is that the middle class is being hollowed out, ...

The Poorest Americans Die Younger Than the Poorest Costa Ricans

The Poorest Americans Die Younger Than the Poorest Costa Ricans
 - This is, however, not the case among poor Americans, who are dying ... Inequality is higher in Costa Rica than in the U.S. However, life expectancy ...

Rich venture capitalist says startups create social inequality and that's cool with him

Rich venture capitalist says startups create social inequality and that's cool with him
 - Literally no one in America, save for a very few on the fringe, is talking about 'eliminating income inequality.' People are seeking to and talking about ...

Why aren't Republicans talking about income inequality?

Why aren't Republicans talking about income inequality?
 - For example, when Americans were asked what they believed were effective solutions to help reduce or solve income inequality, our top response ...

ISIL Continues to Brutalize LGBT People

ISIL Continues to Brutalize LGBT People
 - This killing is another tragic addition to a string of similar executions of individuals who are accused of being LGBT. Executions are reported across ...

Older LGBT Floridians Face Unique Challenges

Older LGBT Floridians Face Unique Challenges
 - Older LGBT Floridians face unique challenges. They are much more likely to live alone than their straight, cisgender counterparts. More of than four in ...

AMTRAK mini documentary premier features LGBT-power couple Aisha and Danielle Moodie-Mills ...

AMTRAK mini documentary premier features LGBT-power couple Aisha and Danielle Moodie-Mills ...
 - Since then, the two have joined forced to fight for LGBT marriage rights all over the USA and specifically have made a huge impact on LGBT rights in ...

Black Pride founder turns down MBE over ongoing LGBT persecution

Black Pride founder turns down MBE over ongoing LGBT persecution
 - Black lesbian activist Phyll Opoku-Gyimah has said she turned down an MBE in the New Year's Honours List. The Black Pride co-founder, commonly ...


Anti-LGBT 'Religious Liberty' Fight Set To Return To Georgia's Legislature

Anti-LGBT 'Religious Liberty' Fight Set To Return To Georgia's Legislature
 - Last spring, when conservative lawmakers in Indiana and Arkansas were pushing through “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” (RFRA) legislation ...

LGBT Activist Asks Ben Carson, "Do You Think I Chose to Be Gay?"

LGBT Activist Asks Ben Carson, "Do You Think I Chose to Be Gay?"
 - Carson may have spotted trouble early had he noticed his challenger's shirt, which bore the logo of a local LGBT rights community center.

LGBT refugees in Syria 'denied fair access' to resettlement programmes

LGBT refugees in Syria 'denied fair access' to resettlement programmes
 - A report from a Parliamentary Select committee has warned that LGBT refugees may not be adequately safeguarded in Syria. The terrorist group know ...

Key West Business Guild to award lifetime membership to LGBT-owned Towels of Key West

Key West Business Guild to award lifetime membership to LGBT-owned Towels of Key West
 - Towels of Key West, founded on Duval Street 30 years ago, will receive a Lifetime Membership Award this week from the Key West Business Guild.

7 Latino Traditions to Make 2016 Better

7 Latino Traditions to Make 2016 Better
 - The Latino world is not short of superstitious beliefs. ... As people get into the New Year, there are certain traditions many Latinos practice to make the ...


Climate change threat: Latin Americans most concerned while Americans, Chinese are least ...

Climate change threat: Latin Americans most concerned while Americans, Chinese are least ...
 - People in Latin America are most concerned about the ill effects of climate ... Pew said more than half of the people in 39 of the 40 countries are ...

The Most and Least Emotional Countries

The Most and Least Emotional Countries
 - What you might notice right off the bat is the apparent emotionality of countries in Latin America. Bolivia and El Salvador lead the pack in terms of ...

Pope appeals for solution for Cuban migrants stranded in Central America

Pope appeals for solution for Cuban migrants stranded in Central America
 - Castro slammed US policy for fomenting Cuban migration while simultaneously discriminating against other Latin American countries in the region, ...


Black lesbian activist Phyll Opoku-Gyimah turns down MBE in protest at LGBT persecution by ...

Black lesbian activist Phyll Opoku-Gyimah turns down MBE in protest at LGBT persecution by ...
 - The organisation is dedicated to the celebration of black LGBT culture in the UK, putting on ... LGBTQI people are still being persecuted, tortured and even killed because of sodomy laws… that were put in place by British imperialists.

They'd be killed if they were black: The racial double standard at the heart of the new Bundy family ...

They'd be killed if they were black: The racial double standard at the heart of the new Bundy family ...
 - Black Americans were barred from moving to Oregon until 1926. The Ku Klux ... And of course to be “white” is to be unmarked by “race.” Therefore ...

The Oregon standoff and America's double standards on race and religion

The Oregon standoff and America's double standards on race and religion
 - What do you think the response would be if a bunch of black people, filled with rage and armed to the teeth, took over a federal government installation ...

Youth Violence Prevention: How Race/Ethnicity Influence Fighting Among Young People

Youth Violence Prevention: How Race/Ethnicity Influence Fighting Among Young People
 - Shetgiri and her colleagues conducted two focus groups for African American parents and two focus groups for Latino parents of 17 adolescents ...