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jueves, 8 de septiembre de 2016

Div School seminar focuses on queer theory

Div School seminar focuses on queer theory
- Tonstad said people who question her work tend to think that she is advocating for how Christians ought to deal with LGBTQ-related issues and are ...

Gender-inclusive housing step toward equality

Gender-inclusive housing step toward equality
 - The university's LGBT community has been pushing for gender-inclusive housing for several years. During former President Donna Shalala's ...

I'm an Entrepreneur. I'm a Lesbian. And 'I'm With Her'

I'm an Entrepreneur. I'm a Lesbian. And 'I'm With Her'
- That day I was surrounded by nearly 1,000 of the world's most successful and inspiring LGBT business owners, and our collective cheering echoed ...

Less than 1% of characters in Hollywood movies are LGBTI

Less than 1% of characters in Hollywood movies are LGBTI
 - A USC study released Wednesday (7 September) shows that little has improved for ethnic minorities, women and LGBT people in terms of ...

Where did newly sainted Mother Teresa stand on LGBT rights?

Where did newly sainted Mother Teresa stand on LGBT rights?
 - Mother Teresa was declared a saint in a canonization Mass held by Pope Francis in the Vatican on Sunday. The iconic nun's life and work grabbed ...

Asian LGBT Groups Denounce Jung

Asian LGBT Groups Denounce Jung
- Nine Korean and LGBTQ Asian American advocacy groups spoke out last Wednesday against S.J. Jung, state Senate candidate for the 16th Senate ...

Barbra Streisand to Perform at LGBT-Focused Fundraiser for Hillary Clinton Bruce Springsteen ...

Barbra Streisand to Perform at LGBT-Focused Fundraiser for Hillary Clinton Bruce Springsteen ...
 - With time of the essence, the Clinton camp has tapped music legend and gay icon Barbra Streisand to headline an LGBT-focused New York campaign ...

The LGBT Center's Women's Event Celebrates Women In The Community

The LGBT Center's Women's Event Celebrates Women In The Community
- The LGBT Center's Women's Event Celebrates Women In The Community. The event will raise funds to benefit programs and services for lesbians, ...

Fading Trump's words are music to Moscow's ears – but is it in vain?

Fading Trump's words are music to Moscow's ears – but is it in vain?
- A recent change of tune in Trump's campaign has seen a softening of rhetoric regarding Afro-Americans and Latinos, women and the gay community.

Hollywood Slammed as 'Epicenter' of 'Inequality' in USC Diversity Report

Hollywood Slammed as 'Epicenter' of 'Inequality' in USC Diversity Report
 - Minorities, women, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender characters ... Last year's Oscars lacked any black nominees in any major acting ...

California State Universities Offering Segregated 'Blacks Only' Housing?

California State Universities Offering Segregated 'Blacks Only' Housing?
- The article referenced themed student housing at California State University at Los Angeles (CSULA), a campus that in Fall 2016 introduced the Halisi Scholars Black Living-Learning Community. As CSULA's web site notes, however, that community is not technically "segregated" by being exclusive to black students. Rather, it is designated as housing open to any student interested in matters relating to the black community:

America's Most Segregated Cities

America's Most Segregated Cities
- Nearly 14% of U.S. residents are African American. Therefore, if 14% of each community were black, the United States would be perfectly integrated. For the 100 largest metropolitan areas, this is never the case. 24/7 Wall St. reviewed large U.S. metro areas containing at least one census tract — small statistical areas — where at least 80% of the population is African American. The most segregated metro areas have the largest

Bank of America accused of Housing Discrimination

Bank of America accused of Housing Discrimination
 - The neglected properties in African American and Latino neighborhoods reveal significant racial disparities when compared to White neighborhoods, ...

Catholic Church nationally, here to address race issues

Catholic Church nationally, here to address race issues
- Resurrection is one of the handful of predominantly African-American ... Schnurr said change and racial healing need to occur inside and outside of ...

NKU students respond to racially charged flier for "White Week"

NKU students respond to racially charged flier for "White Week"
- NKU is far from the only campus to host a Welcome Black Week; Oklahoma State ... These events can be important to black students attending classes on ... Underwood, president of the African-American student organization Rocks.

California University Grants Black Students a 'Safe Space' with 'Blacks-Only' Campus Housing

California University Grants Black Students a 'Safe Space' with 'Blacks-Only' Campus Housing
 - The move to establish a “Blacks-only” co-ed housing area comes just nine months after ... None of them are designated by racial heritage, however.