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jueves, 3 de marzo de 2016

LGBT recognition needs more effort

LGBT recognition needs more effort
 - There is still a gap between the laws protecting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) rights and public opinion towards LGBT ...

NYC mayor ends boycott of St Patrick's Day parade after LGBT ban dropped

NYC mayor ends boycott of St Patrick's Day parade after LGBT ban dropped
 - Over 300 members of an Irish LGBT group are to take part in this year's parade, marching under the banner of the 'Lavender and Green Alliance.'.

South Dakota's Governor Tucks Tail And Runs From LGBT Mafia

South Dakota's Governor Tucks Tail And Runs From LGBT Mafia
 - LGBT-infused corporate cronyism no doubt played an even bigger role behind the scenes. Threats of boycotts and tanking the state's economy took ...

UN Secretary General refuses to withdraw stamps promoting LGBT agenda

UN Secretary General refuses to withdraw stamps promoting LGBT agenda
 - The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has ignored strong criticism from a large number of member states, over the recent promotion of the LGBT ...

World Bank 'won't fund' projects in developing countries that endanger LGBT people

World Bank 'won't fund' projects in developing countries that endanger LGBT people
 - The World Bank is an international financial institution that specialises in provides loans to developing countries for projects, assisting in their ...

Indonesian politicans suggest banning websites that back LGBT

Indonesian politicans suggest banning websites that back LGBT
 - In the latest move from public figures condemning LGBT, a commision at the Indonesian House of Representatives ...

Ellen Page launches travel series exploring LGBT culture

Ellen Page launches travel series exploring LGBT culture
 - The show, which debuted in America on Wednesday on the Viceland cable network, explores Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) ...

LGBT groups deliver 75000 emails against anti-gay bill

LGBT groups deliver 75000 emails against anti-gay bill
 - LGBT activists delivered more than 75,000 emails to Gov. Nathan Deal on Wednesday, expressing their disgust with an anti-gay “religious freedom” ...

How Todos Supermarket found success by giving people 'their food'

How Todos Supermarket found success by giving people 'their food'
 - At 75,000 square feet, Todos provides grocery items and community services catered to the area's large Latino community. Now in their 26th year of ...

Black viewership of the Oscars was only slightly down; Latino audience grew by 8%

Black viewership of the Oscars was only slightly down; Latino audience grew by 8%
 - A number of older people who identified as white e-mailed the Los Angeles Times to say they did not tune in to the Oscars because they grew weary of ...

A deeply rooted identity among US Hispanics

A deeply rooted identity among US Hispanics
- Afro-Latinos are one of these Latino identity groups. ... In 2015, for the first time ever, Mexico allowed people to identify as black or Afro-Mexican ...

Afro-Latinos Divided on their Racial Identity, More Claim White or Hispanic Heritage Rather Than ...

Afro-Latinos Divided on their Racial Identity, More Claim White or Hispanic Heritage Rather Than ...
 - Meanwhile, only 18 percent of Afro-Latinos identify as Black. Actually, more people from this group said they were white — 39 percent — or Hispanic ...

Store allegedly forced Latino workers to use separate restrooms

Store allegedly forced Latino workers to use separate restrooms
 - Store allegedly forced Latino workers to use separate restrooms ... times we get phone calls from people who are facing this kind of discrimination.".

A new report has uncovered a disturbing relationship between police violence and the mentally ill

A new report has uncovered a disturbing relationship between police violence and the mentally ill
 - Of 38 people hit by police gunfire last year, 22 were Hispanic, the largest number. Eight were African-American, five white and two Asian/Pacific ...

Iowa, do more to prevent racial disparities

Iowa, do more to prevent racial disparities
 - “In the white community, the path to a more perfect union means acknowledging that what ails the African-American community does not just exist in ...

New study shows bias toward adopting children of certain ethnic, racial backgrounds

New study shows bias toward adopting children of certain ethnic, racial backgrounds
 - When it came to race, the most commonly cited reason for not adopting a black child, especially an African American, was that parents "did not think it ...