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lunes, 4 de abril de 2016

the Queer world of computer games

the Queer world of computer games
 - The representation of homosexuality in video games is also evolving and ... Ash is a mid-level boss who takes on the clichéd signifiers of a gay man.

Equality elusive for LGBT workers

Equality elusive for LGBT workers
 - Equality elusive for LGBT workers. Kudos to those who attended the Transgender Day of Visibility held this past Thursday in the state ...

LGBT primary care clinic to open in Portland

LGBT primary care clinic to open in Portland
 - Parisot says the idea for a standalone clinic catering to the needs of Portland's large and growing LGBT community first came about after the ...

The Vampire Diaries' Needs To Make Main Character Lesbian, Say LGBT Fans

The Vampire Diaries' Needs To Make Main Character Lesbian, Say LGBT Fans
 - LGBT fans are angry at the latest The Vampire Diaries episode, and want to see one of the main characters become a lesbian. The character mostly in ...

Hate Group Says NC Anti-LGBT Law Not Unconstitutional Because Gender Identity Not in

Hate Group Says NC Anti-LGBT Law Not Unconstitutional Because Gender Identity Not in
 -  Family Research Council spokesperson and Senior Fellow for Policy Studies Peter Sprigg insists North Carolina's anti-LGBT law, HB2, can't be ...

People Can't Get Over The Outfit Hillary Was Just Caught Wearing At LGBT Event

People Can't Get Over The Outfit Hillary Was Just Caught Wearing At LGBT Event
 - If clothes make the candidate, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made a statement in New York City last week, where she wore a ...

269 children's book authors, illustrators oppose NC's LGBT law

269 children's book authors, illustrators oppose NC's LGBT law
 - North Carolina author Sarah Dessen is among 269 children's book authors and illustrators who signed a letter opposing House Bill 2.

Global consensus and dissensus on drug policy

Global consensus and dissensus on drug policy
 - Some countries, particularly within Latin America and Western Europe, see the existing policies as ineffective and counterproductive. Others ...

A Gay, Latino Partner Tests Goldman's Button-Down Culture

A Gay, Latino Partner Tests Goldman's Button-Down Culture
  - Basketball is so not me that I decided to put it up there so people could say, 'What is Marty doing with a basketball in his office?'” he said, bursting into ...

An Uncertain Future for Latin America

An Uncertain Future for Latin America
 - The World Bank raised an alarm, at the end of 2015, that 241 million people in Latin America could fall into poverty. This is what Bauman calls ...

Despite Gaps, Reading Gains Among Latino Students: Report

Despite Gaps, Reading Gains Among Latino Students: Report
 - Latino fourth- and eighth-grade students' reading scores have improved by the ... In their report, Latinos and Literacy: Hispanic Students' Progress in ... achievement is poverty: "Latino students… tend to be highly concentrated in ...

Study finds surprising reason why more black, Latino children aren't insured

Study finds surprising reason why more black, Latino children aren't insured
 - Perhaps pairing people with peers who have been there before can help ensure that fewer parents shoulder the burden of paying for their children's ...

Let's rethink the way we view prisoners and crime

Let's rethink the way we view prisoners and crime
 - According to the NYPD, black and Latino people are frisked 85 percent of the time they are stopped; whereas 8 percent of white people stopped are ...

Hate groups are reaching out to minorities more than LGBT orgs

Hate groups are reaching out to minorities more than LGBT orgs
 - It's amazing to see how effective they are at conning people whether about ... Believe it or not, there's plenty of straight black people that are tolerant ...

Reflections on religion and the Civil Rights Movement

Reflections on religion and the Civil Rights Movement
 - Indeed, religion served as a key thread in the fabric of racial inequality. American faith institutions reflected the racially distinct worlds blacks and ...

Two Latinas Making a Difference in Hispanic, LGBTQ Communities

Two Latinas Making a Difference in Hispanic, LGBTQ Communities
 - Roughly 146,000 Latinos live in same-sex couple households, and the three states with the most LGBT Latinos are Texas, Nevada and California.