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jueves, 28 de abril de 2016

NCAA Says Future Final Four Host Cities Must Have LGBT Inclusive Non-Discrimination Laws

NCAA Says Future Final Four Host Cities Must Have LGBT Inclusive Non-Discrimination Laws
 - The NCAA has sent a very clear message that unfair and unjust discrimination against LGBT people will not be tolerated by the association, and we ...

Peccadillo Pictures to tour the UK with a line-up of LGBT films this summer

Peccadillo Pictures to tour the UK with a line-up of LGBT films this summer
 - Peccadillo Pictures, the leading film distributor for LGBT films in the UK, is taking a selection of the best contemporary LGBT films from around the ...


Tennessee Makes It Legal for Therapists to Reject LGBT Patients

Tennessee Makes It Legal for Therapists to Reject LGBT Patients
 - The bill has generated national attention, with the state's LGBT community, as well as the American Counseling Association, objecting to the ...

Notoriously apolitical NBA legend Michael Jordan speaks out against North Carolina's anti-LGBT law

Notoriously apolitical NBA legend Michael Jordan speaks out against North Carolina's anti-LGBT law
 - Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan surprised many, issuing a statement on North Carolina's HB2, the law that many regard as a a “hate statute,” ...

New killings in Bangladesh leave LGBT community full of fear

New killings in Bangladesh leave LGBT community full of fear
- After the government advised those at risk to simply lay low and avoid offending others, she said, "LGBT people are hardly likely to have faith in a ...

The Secret Weapon Against Anti-LGBT Legislation

The Secret Weapon Against Anti-LGBT Legislation
 - Specifically, LGBT people who live in the most conservative parts of our country are facing an unprecedented assault on their civil rights, as their ...

Venezuela needs the highest oil prices as economy in crisis

Venezuela needs the highest oil prices as economy in crisis
 - The Latin American nation with the world's largest oil reserves relies on crude shipments for 95 percent of export revenue. It will default this year ...

Chile: An Island of Stability in South America

Chile: An Island of Stability in South America
 - After all, 49 percent of the country's exports are related to the copper industry ... As in other Latin American countries, Chile's governments in the 1960s ...

Latin American journalists investigating the Panama Papers suffer criticism and retaliation

Latin American journalists investigating the Panama Papers suffer criticism and retaliation
 - Journalists from various countries convened by ICIJ – including 96 journalists from 15 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean – published ...

Why Black Pride Matters

Why Black Pride Matters
 - The concepts of Black Pride and Gay Pride developed almost concurrently in the United States. In 1968, James Brown released “Say It Loud — I’m Black and I’m Proud,” the same year Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their fists in defiance on the medal podium at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City. In 1969, young street kids, many of them black and Latino, fought to be seen, heard, and respected at New York’s Stonewall Inn.


In Atlanta Black Lives Matter

In Atlanta Black Lives Matter
 - It is official. Black Lives Matter has a chapter in Atlanta.  Last December their inaugural meeting at the Big Bethel Baptist Church on Auburn Avenue convened more than 150 participants. A diversity of elders, students, artists, activists, men, women elected officials, hetero, and LGBTQ people, all Black, packed the room.  Role plays illustrated how to


Media Point To Data To Show "It's Simply Not True" That Latinos Like Trump

Media Point To Data To Show "It's Simply Not True" That Latinos Like Trump
 - He can't win when people have to vote. He can't win. So here's the story. I win it. And they do an exit poll of the Hispanics. And who wins the exit poll ...

Most Black, Latino Voters Oppose Concealed Carry Of Guns On Campus: Poll

Most Black, Latino Voters Oppose Concealed Carry Of Guns On Campus: Poll
 - which enables business to opt out of allowing gun-toting people into their places of business (a long and growing list of merchants banning open ...

The census missed more than 100000 California Latino children in 2010. Here's what could ...

The census missed more than 100000 California Latino children in 2010. Here's what could ...
 - With an estimated 47,000 uncounted Latino children, Los Angeles County alone is ... Of those missing million people, about 40% were Latino, he said.

The country's first African-American president hasn't done enough to fight racism, says a well

The country's first African-American president hasn't done enough to fight racism, says a well
 -  Dyson, who was named by Ebony as one of the 100 most influential black Americans, spoke authoritatively as he gave his critical analysis of President ...

Why asking black people about "black-on-black crime" misses the point

Why asking black people about "black-on-black crime" misses the point
 - Black people aren't uniquely predisposed to commit crimes against each other — crime is often racially segregated, based on a number of factors, ...