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martes, 16 de agosto de 2016

Does One Noose In The Workplace Constitute A Hostile Work Environment? If Not, How Many?

Does One Noose In The Workplace Constitute A Hostile Work Environment? If Not, How Many?
 - The issue today is how many times must an African-American employee endure the sight of a hanging noose, or suffer other crude and offensive racial ...

Olympics marks important time for besieged LGBT citizens of Rio, Brazil

Olympics marks important time for besieged LGBT citizens of Rio, Brazil
 - But since the LGBT community has gained more rights in the last decade, a backlash has developed. Evangelical conservatives have gained a ...

Group that handles Detroit crimes against LGBT communities needs support

Group that handles Detroit crimes against LGBT communities needs support
 - To put it all over social media represents a pretty bold action toward our community," said Erica Moise, vice president of Fair Michigan. "And those are the types of  things that we're designed to investigate and make sure that you're not going to get away with that."

LGBT community leaves Mormon church in Salt Lake City

LGBT community leaves Mormon church in Salt Lake City
 - Thousands of people in the LGBT community and their supporters are fleeing the Mormon religion following a strict new policy that's forcing a wedge ...

LGBT video-on-demand channel launches in South Africa

LGBT video-on-demand channel launches in South Africa
 - The launch of the first lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) video-on-demand (VOD) channel in South Africa will use technology to ...

Donald Trump Wants to Test Muslim Immigrants on Gay Equality

Donald Trump Wants to Test Muslim Immigrants on Gay Equality
 - It has banned adoption by LGBT people, even barring any citizen from a country with marriage equality from adopting Russian orphans. Pride parades ...

LGBT persons get limited educational info for assisted reproductive technology

LGBT persons get limited educational info for assisted reproductive technology
 - This disparity has implications for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) couples as more marry and begin or expand their families with ART.

Ukrainian City of Odessa Holds First LGBT Pride March

Ukrainian City of Odessa Holds First LGBT Pride March
 - The Ukrainian city of Odessa held its first LGBT pride march last weekend despite threats from protesters and attempts by local authorities to block the ...

LGBT advocates applaud landmark CDC study on high school students' health

LGBT advocates applaud landmark CDC study on high school students' health
 - For some, the results of the Center for Disease Control and Preventions’s landmark study on lesbian, gay and bisexual youth were not surprising. “It reminded me a lot of my experiences in school,” Joshua Deese, a University of Maryland student and volunteer with the Trevor Project, a national suicide



Multiracial' People Seen as More Attractive Than Those Who Identify as 'Black'

Multiracial' People Seen as More Attractive Than Those Who Identify as 'Black'
 - Why are people perceived as being more beautiful if they are “mixed race” and ... It's also partially just racism — the notion that black people are less ...

A Post-Racial Society With a Racial Wealth Divide?

A Post-Racial Society With a Racial Wealth Divide?
 - There is so much wealth concentrated in the hands of white Americans it would take 228 years for a black family to amass the amount of wealth a ...

The social roots of unrest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The social roots of unrest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
 - Whatever the role racism may play—a 2011 analysis of traffic stop data found that African American drivers were more than seven times as likely as ...

Cam Newton Thinks America Is 'Beyond' Racism

Cam Newton Thinks America Is 'Beyond' Racism
 - Cam Newton, the 27-year-old Panthers quarterback who once admitted he was a Black man who “may scare a lot of people,” is now changing his tune ...


The racial wealth gap is at its biggest ever and getting worse

The racial wealth gap is at its biggest ever and getting worse
 - Minorities like Latinos, African Americans, Native Americans and Asians will soon make up a majority of the American populace. And yet, the racial ...

Memorial for the Thousands of Black Lynching Victims in America Opens Next Year in Montgomery

Memorial for the Thousands of Black Lynching Victims in America Opens Next Year in Montgomery
 - Finally, the U.S. will have a memorial to lynching, the dreaded, horrific and quintessentially American institution rooted in racial violence and terrorism.

Racial inequity, violence climb list of child health concerns for black adults

Racial inequity, violence climb list of child health concerns for black adults
 - In addition, the top 10 rating among black adults for school violence and ... Mental health was also a dominant concern for black, white and Hispanic ...