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martes, 1 de marzo de 2016

LGBT is Outraged: 'Google for Kids' is Homophobic

LGBT is Outraged: 'Google for Kids' is Homophobic
 - Kiddle, a new search engine geared towards children has outraged the LGBT community by censoring certain words. Terms like “transgender” and ...

China's first Rhodes Scholars: the journalist, LGBT activist and lawyer fighting for social justice

China's first Rhodes Scholars: the journalist, LGBT activist and lawyer fighting for social justice
 - China's first Rhodes scholars seem to share a liberal streak: besides Zhang, there is an activist on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LGBT) ...

Anti-LGBT sentiment rises: Is Indonesia becoming more conservative?

Anti-LGBT sentiment rises: Is Indonesia becoming more conservative?
  - With the recent rise of anti-LGBT sentiment – which has seen public figures make extraordinary claims like homosexuality ...

Indonesia Grapples With Renewed Anti-LGBT Campaign

Indonesia Grapples With Renewed Anti-LGBT Campaign
 - The lack of understanding and education about LGBT in Indonesia often creates wider prejudice, according to Hartoyo, director of an NGO that ...

Italy Senate OKs civil unions, but LGBT groups are unhappy

Italy Senate OKs civil unions, but LGBT groups are unhappy
 - Italy's Senate voted Thursday to grant legal recognition to civil unions, as the last holdout in Western Europe took a compromise step to ...

Eddie Redmayne speaks out after paying visit to Los Angeles LGBT Center

Eddie Redmayne speaks out after paying visit to Los Angeles LGBT Center
 - About 40% of the youth experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles are LGBT or questioning and many have been kicked out of their family homes ...

This one graph shows the biggest threat to LGBT rights in Malawi

This one graph shows the biggest threat to LGBT rights in Malawi
 - Six years after the arrest and imprisonment of a gay man and a transgender woman – Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga – the subject of ...

New 'child-friendly' search engine blocks all LGBT content

New 'child-friendly' search engine blocks all LGBT content
 - Kiddle.co, which is created as a more visual based search tool, prevents kids from accessing any LGBT material, as it cannot safely filter out ...

Here Are 9 Examples Of Donald Trump Being Racist

Here Are 9 Examples Of Donald Trump Being Racist
 - He claims to have "a great relationship with the blacks," which is totally ... Like many racial instigators, Trump often answers accusations of bigotry by ...

Black penalty' varied significantly upon an offender's criminal history

Black penalty' varied significantly upon an offender's criminal history
 - Petty criminals who are black are more likely to be jailed than their white ... for extra-legal characteristics such as race to influence sentencing decisions. ... Black people with lower levels of criminal history were more likely than white ...

Hidden costs for the 'hidden poor'

Hidden costs for the 'hidden poor'
 - The authors used the Elder Index, a measure of poverty that factors in the true ... Although 47.3 percent of elderly seniors living below the federal poverty ... the number of hidden poor among older non-Latino white singles and older ...

The Concentration of Poverty in American Schools

The Concentration of Poverty in American Schools
 - In almost all major American cities, most African American and Hispanic students attend public schools where a majority of their classmates qualify as ...

Not be Voting for Trump Anytime Soon

Not be Voting for Trump Anytime Soon
 - As Donald Trump comes closer to clinching the nomination more people start to worry and pay closer attention.

UCI's 10-year plan would increase student population to 40000, boost Latino enrollment

UCI's 10-year plan would increase student population to 40000, boost Latino enrollment
 - The progress we make as an institution depends on talking to people who share our vision and want to have a real impact on the world,” Lavernia ...

How Much Has Changed Since 1999?

How Much Has Changed Since 1999?
 - Numbers of Hispanics rose to 17% (note the Census has changed ... The USC researchers found that Latino, Latina and Hispanic people are ...