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lunes, 19 de diciembre de 2016

Move over Finn and Poe, is this Star Wars' first official gay couple?

Move over Finn and Poe, is this Star Wars' first official gay couple?
- Yet, the same has happened again, with fans now more hopeful that the Star Wars franchise will finally offer an LGBT couple to its canon in the form of ...

US school an antidote to transgender discrimination complaints

US school an antidote to transgender discrimination complaints
- They are among a handful of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) youth who have found a haven at the school, which opened this fall at a ...

Journalist Una Mullally appointed as chair of new LGBT youth strategy group

Journalist Una Mullally appointed as chair of new LGBT youth strategy group
- Journalist and activist Una Mullally has been appointed as the independent chair of a group which will oversee the development of a National LGBT ...

Wyoming ranks low for LGBT protections

Wyoming ranks low for LGBT protections
- The nation's largest gay-rights organization ranked Wyoming low for its lack of explicit state-level protections for LGBT workers.

Pride” School: Some say best solution

Pride” School: Some say best solution
- In response to alarming growth of assault claims from 2014 to 2016, A school in Atlanta claims to offer a "safe haven" for LGBT students. Uncertainty ...

North Carolina poised to repeal 'most extreme anti-LGBT measure in the country'

North Carolina poised to repeal 'most extreme anti-LGBT measure in the country'
- Politicians in North Carolina are set to meet to repeal a controversial law that was widely condemned a discriminating against the LGBT community.

Leading The Way For A Change In LGBT National Policy.

Leading The Way For A Change In LGBT National Policy.
- A PRIDE event, big or small, is created to show that love is love, life is life, and humans are humans. Whenever I read about a small PRIDE event, ...

Yet another member of Trump's cabinet has a horrific record on LGBT issues

Yet another member of Trump's cabinet has a horrific record on LGBT issues
- Another member of President-elect Donald Trumps cabinet has got a history of anti-LGBT policies. Mick Mulvaney has been nominated by Trump for ...

Are We Stuck with Inequality?

Are We Stuck with Inequality?
- A close look at political history suggests that this widespread inference is convenient nonsense — convenient to economic elites. In fact, the distribution of income and wealth has bounced around a lot in the past century and a half. It was extreme in the first Gilded Age of the late 19th century, a little less so in the Progressive Era, extreme again in the 1920s, and remarkably egalitarian in the period between the New Deal and the early 1970s — and now extreme again.

Chinese Global Ambitions After the US Election

Chinese Global Ambitions After the US Election
- Economically, China will seek to appear as a stable actor which countries can cling ... Chinese-Latin American economic ties are already very strong.

Uruguay boasts Latin America's first green school

Uruguay boasts Latin America's first green school
- The small nation of Uruguay has the big distinction of building South America's first sustainable school. It produces no waste and is powered by solar ...

Hollywood's problem with Latinx representation

Hollywood's problem with Latinx representation
- Her question was one I was all-too accustomed to answering. Growing up in a variety of Ontario suburbs, I constantly faced questions about my ethnicity. People asked me: Where are you from? No, where are you really from? What are you? I was left confused and conflicted. I didn’t have trouble identifying with my mom’s side of the family. They raised me to feel proud of my ethnicity and our family’s history of fighting apartheid. But I didn’t have a sense of belonging to my Latinx roots. I didn’t have a relationship at all with my dad, who was from Uruguay.


What Trump's Cabinet of 'best people' lacks

What Trump's Cabinet of 'best people' lacks
- Now, with only the slots for secretary of agriculture and veteran's affairs still open, it seems highly unlikely that any Latinos will have a spot in Trump's ...

Hindus Are The Most Educated Group In The US, Least Educated Worldwide

Hindus Are The Most Educated Group In The US, Least Educated Worldwide
- Hindus Are The Most Educated Group In The US, Least Educated ... Hindus” in North America, Europe and the Latin America-Caribbean region and ...

Native Communities Protest to UN, Seek Traditional Role in Protecting Biodiversity

Native Communities Protest to UN, Seek Traditional Role in Protecting Biodiversity
- Environmental activists from Africa, Asia and Latin America have demanded increasing roles for indigenous people and local communities in the bid ...

Study Investigates Connections Between Race, Homelessness

Study Investigates Connections Between Race, Homelessness
- A recent literature review revealed an overrepresentation of Black people in the homeless community and a lack of sufficient research to identify ...