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miércoles, 19 de octubre de 2016

Kid's magazine apologizes after eyebrow-raising response on LGBT families

Kid's magazine apologizes after eyebrow-raising response on LGBT families
- Kids' magazine Highlights for Children is feeling the heat after offering a cagey response to a reader who complained about what she interpreted as a ...

Donald Trump's Long-Held Promise To Pick Rabidly Anti-LGBT Supreme Court Justices

Donald Trump's Long-Held Promise To Pick Rabidly Anti-LGBT Supreme Court Justices
- You can't hold up a better example of anti-LGBT extremism on the Supreme Court than Antonin Scalia, the most homophobic force ever on the court, ...

Holcomb says locals should decide LGBT rights

Holcomb says locals should decide LGBT rights
- Holcomb said lawmakers during the 2016 legislative session couldn't reach a compromise agreement on adding protections to the LGBT community.

LGBT in the schools

LGBT in the schools
- People act sometimes out of a position of not knowing, so we work with our schools and our students around the educational piece,” MacIver told the Echo. The board uses restorative practices –   similar to those used in the justice system –   which reward positive behaviour and address and seek reparation for negative behaviour. 

Why It's Important to Celebrate LGBT Center Awareness Day

Why It's Important to Celebrate LGBT Center Awareness Day
- In a time when many turn to the internet to find resources, your local LGBT center may get overlooked. That's why today, National LGBT Center ...

The Power Of The LGBT Seal Of Approval

The Power Of The LGBT Seal Of Approval
- Isn't this just one of those typically euphemistic liberal ways of saying, “No Biblical scholars who don't accept progressive views on LGBT issues ...

Take a Tour of the Nation's Historic LGBT Landmarks

Take a Tour of the Nation's Historic LGBT Landmarks
- These are among the LGBT historic sites that have been recognized by the National Park Service over the past few years. And to mark its 100th ...

10 Top States with Legal Protections for LGBT and HIV+ People

10 Top States with Legal Protections for LGBT and HIV+ People
- Some states with the largest LGBT communities did not make our cut. California has some bad HIV laws, including stiffer criminal penalties for sex ...

Most People of Color in Miami Have Little Savings

Most People of Color in Miami Have Little Savings
 - According to the report, 74 percent of Miami's black and Latino population ... Miami whites are also doing exceedingly well, while people of color are ...

Reparations will repair injustices

Reparations will repair injustices
- It's obvious, historically, that African-American communities have been subjected to an exorbitant amount of racial oppression at the hands of the ...

Prostate Cancer in Blacks and Hispanics More Aggressive and Poorly Treated in US

Prostate Cancer in Blacks and Hispanics More Aggressive and Poorly Treated in US
African-American and Hispanic prostate cancer patients are at higher risk of ... To examine racial and ethnic differences in treatment by cancer ...

The Next Four Years: Race and inequality

The Next Four Years: Race and inequality
- Taylor is an assistant professor in the Department of African American Studies whose research examines race and public policy including American ...

Stop Disenfranchising Black Voters

Stop Disenfranchising Black Voters
- Phil Bryant recently declared October "Racial Reconciliation Month," causing an ... Mississippi has the highest percentage of African Americans in the ...

Latin America's Forests Must be Protected

Latin America's Forests Must be Protected
 - The report also advocates social programs to combat hunger and reduce poverty, noting that evidence from Latin America shows “the clear benefits of ...

Most LGBT adults don't have a will

Most LGBT adults don't have a will
 - By comparison, 69 percent of Hispanic respondents and 71 percent of African-American respondents reported not having a will, according to the ...

Improve water and sanitation access for Latin American kids

Improve water and sanitation access for Latin American kids
- If Latin America is to gain more ground on the fight against poverty, children need better access to basic resources like running water and sanitation, ...