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martes, 26 de enero de 2016

See How Skateboarding Is Changing Native American Youth Culture

See How Skateboarding Is Changing Native American Youth Culture
 - Jefferson later said he was shocked “to see in America the poverty that I normally see in third-world countries.” He added, “Skating is their saving ...


A Surprising Number of America's Mayors Support $15 Minimum Wage

A Surprising Number of America's Mayors Support $15 Minimum Wage
 - This snapshot of thinking inside the executive offices of America's cities ... Mayors who ranked inequality “neutral” or less of a challenge were 37 ...

Wealth inequality isn't as bad as most people think

Wealth inequality isn't as bad as most people think
 - Over the past 50 years the United States has steadily become a less and less equal society. Today the richest 1% of Americans own 42% of all the ...

How Denver's next-generation design can reduce inequality

How Denver's next-generation design can reduce inequality
 - How Denver's next-generation design can reduce inequality ... ranked Denver the number one city in America for business and for careers in 2015.

Homophobes Are People Too' Campaign Challenges Macedonia's Hostility Toward LGBT People

Homophobes Are People Too' Campaign Challenges Macedonia's Hostility Toward LGBT People
 - The idea behind the billboards, according to the coalition, is to characterize those who oppose LGBT rights as “in need of social assistance” to ...

Indonesia's education minister faces censure over LGBT comments

Indonesia's education minister faces censure over LGBT comments
 - Research, Technology and Higher Education Minister M. Nasir said on Sunday, “The LGBT culture is not in accordance with the values and morals of ...

Tony Abbott's Sister Is 'Disappointed' He's Speaking At An Anti-LGBT Event

Tony Abbott's Sister Is 'Disappointed' He's Speaking At An Anti-LGBT Event
 - Being disappointed by your family sucks. It really sucks a bag of dicks. Some of us have experienced far worse than others, but everyone's felt it at one ...

Indian MP continues to fight for LGBT equality

Indian MP continues to fight for LGBT equality
 - Shashi Tharoor said today that he will continue to fight bigotry after his bill to decriminalise gay sex failed. Back in December, Tharoor – National ...

German LGBT Groups Plan Shelters for Gay Refugees Amid Attacks

German LGBT Groups Plan Shelters for Gay Refugees Amid Attacks
 - Support groups in Germany are planning special shelters for gay refugees and migrants after incidents of abuse and violence amid ...

Four Years Ago, The NYPD Killed a Homeless LGBT Activist — New Yorkers Want Answers

Four Years Ago, The NYPD Killed a Homeless LGBT Activist — New Yorkers Want Answers
 - It's been more than four years since Yvonne McNeil, a 57-year-old homeless lesbian activist, was fatally shot 14 times by New York police officers.

Rituparno's films had a huge impact in bringing LGBT out'

Rituparno's films had a huge impact in bringing LGBT out'
 - Homosexuality is still a taboo and the LGBT community hasn't quite come out of the closet. On being asked how Rituparno overturned that imagery, ...

Tech employers could gain competitive edge from LGBT inclusion

Tech employers could gain competitive edge from LGBT inclusion
 - Tech companies are using their performance in diversity and LGBT diversity as a way of differentiating themselves from competitors, particularly in the ...

No, George Clooney, the Oscars aren't racist

No, George Clooney, the Oscars aren't racist
 - Clooney meant “black.” He would not have chided the Academy for failing to choose any 'African-American' nominees if Idris ...

5 Latin American Traditions to Bring in Good Luck This 2016

5 Latin American Traditions to Bring in Good Luck This 2016
 - In some cases, people make a wish before eating a grape. ... The Latino publication says people wear red underwear to signify love, green for money ...

Donald Trump's remarks spur Latino 'naturalization blitz' before election

Donald Trump's remarks spur Latino 'naturalization blitz' before election
 - The Republican frontrunner's hostile remarks about Latino immigrants is driving people to the workshops. This Saturday, 300 legal permanent ...

Mexican lawmakers look to change marijuana policy

Mexican lawmakers look to change marijuana policy
 - Or remain as we are, running the risk of compromising the health, security and dignity of people," the speaker of the lower house of Congress, Jesus ...

Poverty and Racism Aren't the Same, But Black People Are Getting Screwed by Both

Poverty and Racism Aren't the Same, But Black People Are Getting Screwed by Both
 - 10.9% of white households earn incomes below the federal poverty line, versus 23.5% of Latino households and 26.1% of black households.

White Fox Hosts Smear Danny DeVito For Calling America 'A Racist Country'

White Fox Hosts Smear Danny DeVito For Calling America 'A Racist Country'
 - understand how actor Danny DeVito could call America a “racist country. ... “I guess he forgot about cabinet secretaries being African-American.

The Black Struggle Is A Lie

The Black Struggle Is A Lie
 - The black struggle is always portrayed as white american racism against american blacks. Never about the rampant corruption, lack of basic quality of ...

Ian McKellen says LGBT people are “disregarded” by film industry

Ian McKellen says LGBT people are “disregarded” by film industry
 - Sir Ian McKellen has said that he feels “sympathy” for black actors in Hollywood who suffer discrimination, but added that LGBT people are also being ...