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miércoles, 14 de diciembre de 2016

Mike Pence look-alike raises money for LGBT charities in Times Square

Mike Pence look-alike raises money for LGBT charities in Times Square
Recipients of the funds have included the Trevor Project, a nationwide suicide prevention hotline for LGBT youth, as well as women's healthcare ...

Stigma, discrimination major barriers for LGBT people in C'bean

Stigma, discrimination major barriers for LGBT people in C'bean
-  The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says stigma and discrimination are major barriers to health for ...

Former Soviet Republic Bans Marriage Equality As Violence Against LGBT Community Increases

Former Soviet Republic Bans Marriage Equality As Violence Against LGBT Community Increases
- Voters in Kyrgyzstan have elected to ban same-sex marriage as violence against the country's LGBT community continues to escalate. The measure ...

Trump may give job to North Carolina's sacked anti-LGBT Governor

Trump may give job to North Carolina's sacked anti-LGBT Governor
- Donald Trump is reportedly planning to find a role in his administration for the outgoing Governor of North Carolina, who was defeated after passing ...

190+ Businesses Tell Tennessee, 'Don't Pass Anti-LGBT Laws Here'

190+ Businesses Tell Tennessee, 'Don't Pass Anti-LGBT Laws Here'
- It's a smart pre-emptive move by the state's pro-LGBT forces, especially considering that the state passed a law last April allowing mental health ...

Judge Throws out Louisiana Governor's Order Aimed at Protecting Rights of LGBT People in State ...

Judge Throws out Louisiana Governor's Order Aimed at Protecting Rights of LGBT People in State ...
- Judge Throws out Louisiana Governor's Order Aimed at Protecting Rights of LGBT People in State Government. By The Associated Press.

Rutgers Law Students Can Work on LGBT Issues in South America This Summer

Rutgers Law Students Can Work on LGBT Issues in South America This Summer
- Rutgers Law students have the opportunity to work on actual cases involving LGBTI rights while living in South America, as part of a new summer ...

Why LGBT People Should Be Conservative

Why LGBT People Should Be Conservative
- Growing up a gender-atypical child in the politically broken and culturally fragmented country of South Africa, social acceptance and even basic ...

These maps show how Americans are dying younger. It's not just the opioid epidemic.

These maps show how Americans are dying younger. It's not just the opioid epidemic.
- To understand what mortality in America looks like today, you have to zoom in on what's ... In general, Americans live longer today than they did in 1980. ... to," said University of Maryland health inequality researcher Philip Cohen.

Stress in America: 'Everybody outside of the top is suffering'

Stress in America: 'Everybody outside of the top is suffering'
- The paper adds to a growing body of research demonstrating that widening inequality in the U.S. between the rich and the poor is not just an ...

Latino family's vehicles vandalized, painted with 'Trump,' ethnic slur

Latino family's vehicles vandalized, painted with 'Trump,' ethnic slur
- To make matters worse, the vehicles had been tagged with spray paint, including what appear to read “Trump” and “Go Trump” in a couple of places, an ethnic slur in at least one other spot. The writing, done in dark of night and likely in haste, is in places hard to read. One scrawl looks more like “Trumre” than “Trump.”
Read more here: http://www.modbee.com/news/local/crime/article120724138.html#storylink=cpy

How to Safely Defend Yourself From Police Brutality

How to Safely Defend Yourself From Police Brutality
- racial equity in this country, the fulcrum of which has been the issues of police brutality and violence against black and Latino people in this country.

What happens when Latinos teach Latinos: The innovative ways LA schools are closing the ...

What happens when Latinos teach Latinos: The innovative ways LA schools are closing the ...
- As the numbers of Latino students continue to grow at LA Unified, the need ... We need people from the same community that is being served to start ...

Is Head Start Working for Low-Income Latino Kids? Depends on the State

Is Head Start Working for Low-Income Latino Kids? Depends on the State
- Kids in families living below the federal poverty level, in foster care or in families on public assistance or who are homeless qualify for the program.

The Theme of “African-American Issues” Day at Trump Tower Is “but What About Black on Black ...

The Theme of “African-American Issues” Day at Trump Tower Is “but What About Black on Black ...
- What do these individuals have in common, besides being black celebrities? They have all ... Specifically to black people, stop focusing on racism.

Image of 'typical' welfare recipient linked with racial stereotypes

Image of 'typical' welfare recipient linked with racial stereotypes
- We show that when Americans think about recipients of government benefits, they overwhelmingly imagine a Black person - although, in reality, beneficiaries include White, Black, and Hispanic people in roughly equal proportions," explain researchers Jazmin L. Brown-Iannuzzi (University of Kentucky) and B. Keith Payne (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). "Moreover, when people consider granting or withholding benefits to the imagined recipients, they are less willing to grant benefits when the imagined person fits racial stereotypes about black recipients."