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martes, 6 de septiembre de 2016

Survey Proves Investing In Nation's Higher Education Translates To Higher Global Rankings For ...

Survey Proves Investing In Nation's Higher Education Translates To Higher Global Rankings For ...
- The consistent drops within Western European institutions, particularly the UK and Germany saw the University of Cambridge down to fourth placing. Russia and South Korea had risen significantly in the rankings from having 13 universities in the rankings compared to the current 16 making the top 500.

A Push To Decriminalize Homosexuality

A Push To Decriminalize Homosexuality
 - Efforts to decriminalise homosexuality in Sri Lanka are being led by local Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) activists and the New York ...

Operation Safety Net to take on suicide risk among LGBT youth

Operation Safety Net to take on suicide risk among LGBT youth
- Statistics would indicate that LGBT teens are four times more likely to engage in suicidal behavior, and potentially less likely to seek help. Various ...

Violence Against LGBT People Is Unabating, Even in San Francisco

Violence Against LGBT People Is Unabating, Even in San Francisco
 - A person armed with a metal pipe attacked the S.F. LGBT Center last month. The center's executive director says it was an important reminder of all the ...

LGBT activist group looks to shame Christian campuses; releases list of schools it deems the ...

LGBT activist group looks to shame Christian campuses; releases list of schools it deems the ...
 - Campus Pride, a gender activist group, released a list of campuses that it deemed the "absolute worst" for LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transexual ...

Cher discovers trans-exclusionary radical feminism, and she's not happy about it

Cher discovers trans-exclusionary radical feminism, and she's not happy about it
 - Cher is a long-standing ally of the LGBT community. Just last month, the legendary singer attended a Hilary Clinton rally to warn supporters that ...

The new Miss America might be openly gay.

The new Miss America might be openly gay.
 - Miss America is finally getting its first out lesbian contestant. Erin O' Flaherty, Miss Missouri, will be the first openly gay woman to compete for the Miss ...

Anti–Marriage Equality Campaigner Says LGBT Advocates Are “Playing The Suicide Card”

Anti–Marriage Equality Campaigner Says LGBT Advocates Are “Playing The Suicide Card”
- He singled out Greens leader Richard Di Natale, saying the Greens' argument that the plebiscite would hurt LGBT youth is a “shameful example of ...

Clinton endorsed by Pride Fund to End Gun Violence

Clinton endorsed by Pride Fund to End Gun Violence
 - A newly formed political action committee seeking to support candidates that back gun safety measures and LGBT rights announced on Tuesday it has ...

The Future Of The American Workforce Requires Unbundling College Education

The Future Of The American Workforce Requires Unbundling College Education
 - In fact, more than 31 million Americans have some college education and nothing to show for it. Yet, there are new, low cost and high-quality “a la ...

The Geography of US Inequality

The Geography of US Inequality
 - This calculation helps us avoid making unfair comparisons of income between places with different costs of living.

Cuban School Year Starts for 1.7 Million Students

Cuban School Year Starts for 1.7 Million Students
 - These educational institutes have only an estimated 94.2 percent of the teaching staff necessary, but that is some 1.1 percent better than during the ...

Stats on drug trafficking, race don't back up Maine governor

Stats on drug trafficking, race don't back up Maine governor
 - No law enforcement statistics even come close to backing up Republican Gov. Paul LePage's assertion blacks and Hispanics ...

The Big Read: Young blacks rue their choice between 'a racist and a liar'

The Big Read: Young blacks rue their choice between 'a racist and a liar'
 - No way!" "She was part of the whole problem that started sending blacks to jail," a young black man observed about Clinton. "He's a racist and she is a ...

Support for Black Lives Matter grows among white youths, poll finds

Support for Black Lives Matter grows among white youths, poll finds
 - Fifty-one percent of white adults between the ages of 18 and 30 say in a GenForward poll they now strongly or somewhat support Black Lives Matter, a 10-point increase since June, while 42 percent said they do not support the movement.

Drug trafficking statistics come nowhere near claims by race row Maine governor that Hispanics ...

Drug trafficking statistics come nowhere near claims by race row Maine governor that Hispanics ...
 - No law enforcement statistics even come close to backing up Gov. Paul LePage's assertion that blacks and Hispanics account for '90-plus percent' of ...