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jueves, 14 de abril de 2016

Women must fight pay inequality at work

Women must fight pay inequality at work
 - The problem with gender pay inequality is not just the difference in pay: most ... She asked American women to fight against pay inequality at work.

We Spoke To Premier League LGBT Fan Groups About Changing Attitudes In Football

We Spoke To Premier League LGBT Fan Groups About Changing Attitudes In Football
 - Just over a month later, in February 2013, the Gay Gooners were recognised as Arsenal's official LGBT supporters' group. They became the first such ...

Pro-LGBT Republican group launches 'conservatives against HB2' website

Pro-LGBT Republican group launches 'conservatives against HB2' website
 - A national conservative organization that backs LGBT rights is entering the debate over North Carolina's House Bill 2 with a new website, ...

1994's 'My So-Called Life' Was a Game-Changer for LGBT Community

1994's 'My So-Called Life' Was a Game-Changer for LGBT Community
 - Wilson Cruz's portrayal of a troubled gay teen in 'My So-Called Life' helped the LGBT community in the mid-1990s. [Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty ...

Louisiana Gov. Bans Anti-LGBT Bias in State Employment, Services

Louisiana Gov. Bans Anti-LGBT Bias in State Employment, Services
 - John Bel Edwards has come through on a promise to issue a pro-LGBT executive order — the first in the state to offer transgender people some legal ...

Steinbach-area mom threatened after request for more LGBT openness in school

Steinbach-area mom threatened after request for more LGBT openness in school
 - A mother in the Steinbach area is dealing with backlash after she asked for same-sex relationships to be part of the school's lessons around family ...

Miami Beach bans travel to North Carolina, Mississippi over LGBT laws

Miami Beach bans travel to North Carolina, Mississippi over LGBT laws
 - The commission unanimously passed the ban, as well as a moratorium on purchasing goods or services sourced there, until those anti-LGBT laws are ...

Peru deals new blow to Latin America's left

Peru deals new blow to Latin America's left
 - Peru's economy has grown steadily and poverty has gone down ... outcome of Peru's first-round vote marks another blow to Latin America's radical left, ...

Netflix is dedicated to LGBT content -- and that includes its original series

Netflix is dedicated to LGBT content -- and that includes its original series
 - We highlight nine series by Netflix that showcase LGBT characters. ... Instead, she became an African-American lesbian friend, all thanks to Lena ...

Mapping California's Racial Bias in Sentencing Traffic Violations

Mapping California's Racial Bias in Sentencing Traffic Violations
 - Last year, a scathing Department of Justice report revealed how the police department in Ferguson, Missouri, made money from the fines and fees they leveed disproportionately against the city’s poor, black residents. They “leeched off the black community as shamelessly as would mafia bosses,” Conor Friedersdorf wrote in The Atlantic.

Report: 25% of Texas children live in poverty

Report: 25% of Texas children live in poverty
 - In the report, the CPPP said that among children in Texas 33 percent of Latino children were in poverty, 32 percent of African-American children were ...

Racial Disparities Between Smokers and Their Habits

Racial Disparities Between Smokers and Their Habits
 - The results were particularly interesting, as the differences between how whites and blacks use and are affected by tobacco are quite significant.

The racist criminalization of African Americans

The racist criminalization of African Americans
 - Clinton's mere suggestion that African Americans were somehow responsible for the high rates of incarceration derived from racist assumptions.

The sharp edge of American racism

The sharp edge of American racism
 - Police violence against Black people is not new. In 1951, a multiracial contingent of activists in the Civil Rights Congress raised the slogan "We charge ...

Chicago police racist and discriminatory, says mayor's task force

Chicago police racist and discriminatory, says mayor's task force
 - “The task force heard over and over again from a range of voices, particularly from African-Americans, that some CPD officers are racist, have no ...

Someone Thought It Was OK To Put Bananas On This Black History Banner

Someone Thought It Was OK To Put Bananas On This Black History Banner
 - There is no room for excuses when someone puts a racist symbol on a sign commemorating the often erased history of Black people in Clemson's ...