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jueves, 15 de diciembre de 2016

Taiwan's march to LGBT rights stumbles as religious groups object

Taiwan's march to LGBT rights stumbles as religious groups object
- A week later, when the legislature's Legal System Committee held a public hearing on the bill, same-sex couples as well as parents of LGBT children ...

Montreal will host LGBT summit during 2017 pride week

Montreal will host LGBT summit during 2017 pride week
- She said Wednesday Canada took this message of openness toward the rights of LGBT people to the Sommet de la Francophonie in Madagascar last ...

Catholic League accuses Microsoft of “pushing LGBT agenda” with Christmas advert

Catholic League accuses Microsoft of “pushing LGBT agenda” with Christmas advert
- Earlier this month, the technology giant released a festive advert that showcased a range of activists encouraging love and acceptance, including ...

Toxic Homophobia Still Festers in America's Schools

Toxic Homophobia Still Festers in America's Schools
- Over the past year, I've traveled around the United States interviewing students, teachers, and administrators about the issues that LGBT people face ...

Kenya's anti-gay laws lead to harassment, LGBT persons say, want change

Kenya's anti-gay laws lead to harassment, LGBT persons say, want change
LGBT rights groups say sexual minorities often come into conflict with the public, including law enforcers, who use Kenya's anti-homosexuality and ...

LGBT advocates say stigma and discrimination are major barriers to health

LGBT advocates say stigma and discrimination are major barriers to health
- Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people throughout the Americas and worldwide face ...

Furthering Healthcare for LGBT Americans

Furthering Healthcare for LGBT Americans
- Last week, as part of national LGBT Week of Action for Healthcare Enrollment, Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell, Director of the ...

Trump's Secretary of State Pick Is An Ally Of The LGBT Community - The Left Is Slamming Him ...

Trump's Secretary of State Pick Is An Ally Of The LGBT Community - The Left Is Slamming Him ...
- During the campaign, the progressive left ignored Donald Trump's record on LGBT issues and his unprecedented outreach to the LGBT community ...

These are the 10 unhealthiest states in the US

These are the 10 unhealthiest states in the US
- For the 27th year in a row, the United Health Foundation has ranked America's states based on factors including obesity, air pollution, and poverty.

Science Proves Wealthy Americans Live Longer

Science Proves Wealthy Americans Live Longer
- The study sought to collect state-wide data across the country and reclassify everyone who lives in the US in new "states" that correspond not to geography, but household income. These 50 new states were then analyzed through a variety of health-related metrics, including longevity, smoking, obesity, childhood poverty, and more – and the final result is yet another disturbing look at income inequality in America. The authors of the study find a particularly striking way to phrase their findings:

Despite high growth, 1 of every 3 is poor in Dominican Republic

Despite high growth, 1 of every 3 is poor in Dominican Republic
- "Tirelessly fighting for poverty reduction is one of our key 2016-2020 ... enjoyed one of the highest growth rates in Latin America in the last 25 years.

Skilling Up Latin America

Skilling Up Latin America
- One reason Latin American workers lack the right skills is education: less than half of young people in the region graduate from high school, and 20% ...

ABC Mini-series When We Rise to Benefit from Cleve Jones Collaboration with Dustin Lance Black

ABC Mini-series When We Rise to Benefit from Cleve Jones Collaboration with Dustin Lance Black
Black, an honors graduate of UCLA's School of Film and Television, has been repeatedly named one of the 50 most powerful LGBT people in America ...

African-American woman, nonprofit accuse restaurant operators of racial discrimination

African-American woman, nonprofit accuse restaurant operators of racial discrimination
- An African-American female and a nonprofit alleged several French Quarter restaurants engage in discriminatory behavior.

Working to heal the wounds of white racism

Working to heal the wounds of white racism
- He has promised to wipe out the hard-won legacies of our first African-American president, in effect a “racial cleansing.” For eight years we have ...

Are race relations as bad as Obama says?

Are race relations as bad as Obama says?
- American flag with people President Barack Obama says America hasn't gotten past its racist roots. One African-American conservative says the ...