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lunes, 3 de octubre de 2016

The refusal of bank to confront the Hong Kong gov't on equal rights is galling hypocrisy

The refusal of bank to confront the Hong Kong gov't on equal rights is galling hypocrisy
- Offered an opportunity to show public support for equal rights for LGBT employees who have been adding handsomely to their bottom line for many ...

Inside corporate America's stand against transgender discrimination

Inside corporate America's stand against transgender discrimination
- But behind closed doors, the Fortune 500 actually has a track record of working with LGBT rights groups. During the 1990s and 2000s, before the tide ...

South Africa is an ideal setting for a new children's book promoting diverse family structures

South Africa is an ideal setting for a new children's book promoting diverse family structures
- Products co-founder Cheril Clarke says the book is a projection of the “future that I hope to see,” where the fear experienced by LGBT families is a ...

Equality California Endorses Four Openly LGBT Candidates in Local Races in the Bay Area

Equality California Endorses Four Openly LGBT Candidates in Local Races in the Bay Area
- Equality California today announced the endorsement of four openly LGBT candidates running in local races in San Francisco, Oakland ...

Despite Chaos, Local LGBT Papers Say They're Here to Stay

Despite Chaos, Local LGBT Papers Say They're Here to Stay
- Despite some recent bad news in the world of LGBT media, there's no reason to weep for the industry as a whole, say several publishers of local LGBT ...

Trump Is Trying to Turn Gays Against Muslims

Trump Is Trying to Turn Gays Against Muslims
- Both the GOP nominee and many of his LGBT supporters are using Islamophobia to sway Democrats. It's disgraceful, writes People for the American ...

Obama urged to issue directive against anti-gay bias in federal contracting

Obama urged to issue directive against anti-gay bias in federal contracting
- With all the advances made on the LGBT front in recent years, you might think that fight has been won. Yet closets remain in Uncle Sam's space.

16 Monsters in the Closet

16 Monsters in the Closet
- Indeed, homophobes continue to demonize LGBT and HIV-positive folks as monsters, which has resulted in many coded representations in culture.

Does having mixed ancestry help protect you from motor neurone disease?

Does having mixed ancestry help protect you from motor neurone disease?
- Researchers from Trinity College Dublin are heading to Latin America to ... These three countries are particularly valuable for this research because ...

A Silent Wave of Unescapable Change

A Silent Wave of Unescapable Change
- Poverty; access to digital education and the environment. ... For her work throughout Latin America, Rangel has been honored with the Order of Merit ...

Black Lives Matter Movement and the Bad News about Good Census Numbers

Black Lives Matter Movement and the Bad News about Good Census Numbers
- IPS' analysis further finds that by the year 2043, that huge chasm in wealth between white people and black and Latino people will double if we don't ...

What it means to be black in the American educational system

What it means to be black in the American educational system
As an African-American scholar who studies the experiences of black ... So, what are the race-related struggles experienced by African-American ...

Hillary Clinton Urges People of United States to Heal Racial Divides

Hillary Clinton Urges People of United States to Heal Racial Divides
- After church Clinton was expected to meet with a group of young African-American men "to discuss the urgency of addressing racial, economic and ...

The Widening Racial Wealth Divide

The Widening Racial Wealth Divide
- It would take black Americans two hundred and twenty-eight years to have as much wealth as white Americans have today.

What it means to be black in the American educational system

What it means to be black in the American educational system
Many people still think that racism is no longer a problem in America. After the election of President Obama, academic John McWhorter argued that

African-Americans uncover personal history through DNA

African-Americans uncover personal history through DNA
- So, at the very base of a genetic ancestry testing for African-Americans, it's providing the ability to move from a racial identity, African-American, to an ...