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Thursday, 7 April 2016

4 Facts About LGBTQ Youth Homelessness That Show How Badly Action Is Needed

4 Facts About LGBTQ Youth Homelessness That Show How Badly Action Is Needed
 - While LGBTQ rights have definitely made a lot of progress in recent years, there are still major issues affecting the LGBTQ community. One example of ...

UNMH recognized for LGBTQ equality

UNMH recognized for LGBTQ equality
 - UNM Hospitals has been declared one of the 496 leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, in its 2016 ...

Being an LGBTQ RA or GA has its advantages — and its challenges

Being an LGBTQ RA or GA has its advantages — and its challenges
 - The experience of being an LGBTQ resident advisor or graduate associate is ... RAs and GAs who identify as LGBTQ say they're sometimes able to ...

Hong Kong's LGBT community urges FCC to cancel Manny Pacquiao fight viewing

Hong Kong's LGBT community urges FCC to cancel Manny Pacquiao fight viewing
 - Given Pacquiao's remarks on same-sex relationships, members of the Hong Kong LGBTQ community have been urging the FCC event to be ...

Lionsgate moves TV show out of North Carolina over anti-LGBTQ law

Lionsgate moves TV show out of North Carolina over anti-LGBTQ law
 - Lionsgate reportedly branded this LGBTQ-law "deplorable and discriminatory," adding: “We will be hard pressed to continue our relationship with ...

Safe schools are for everyone -- including LGBTQ

Safe schools are for everyone -- including LGBTQ
 - Speaker Kevin Cotter (R-Mount Pleasant) is quoted as saying the LGBTQ voluntary guidelines under development by the MDOE to make schools ...

LGBT Mormons to General Conference Goers: "We Exist"

LGBT Mormons to General Conference Goers: "We Exist"
 - We were born as we were supposed to be, to love and fulfill the measure of our creation as LGBTQ. We have families. We have spouses and we have ...

FL Department of Children and Families to remove LGBTQ-inclusive language from rules

FL Department of Children and Families to remove LGBTQ-inclusive language from rules
 - Florida's Department of Children and Families ( DCF ) took steps last year to protect LGBTQ youth in group homes and have since removed all ...

Is Media Coverage of the Poor Getting Better or Worse?

Is Media Coverage of the Poor Getting Better or Worse?
 - It's a reason often cited for the longstanding dearth of U.S. media coverage about poverty: It's depressing. Despite a rich tradition of poverty ...

Handouts Are Often Better Than a Hand Up

Handouts Are Often Better Than a Hand Up
 - Yet America has a higher rate of childhood poverty than all but a few developed nations. Children are America's poorest age group. In 2013, more ...

Ending Poverty, Hunger Possible With Just A Fraction Of Global Military Spending

Ending Poverty, Hunger Possible With Just A Fraction Of Global Military Spending
 - Ending Poverty, Hunger Possible With Just A Fraction Of Global Military ... U.S. Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicles line up by the Trondheim ...

Discriminatory bill obscures problems of poverty, lack of education

Discriminatory bill obscures problems of poverty, lack of education
 - Discriminatory bill obscures problems of poverty, lack of education ... data from the U.S. Census Bureau, Mississippi is the poorest state in America.

Saving Lives with Socialism in Latin America

Saving Lives with Socialism in Latin America
 - Health care systems in Latin America have been praised for their ... below the national poverty line and a health spending of only US$372 per person, ...

Ricky Whittle accuses The 100 boss of 'BULLYING him out of his job' after character killed off

Ricky Whittle accuses The 100 boss of 'BULLYING him out of his job' after character killed off
 - He added: "He was professionally bullying me, cutting out all the storyline I was supposed to be doing, cutting lines, cutting everything out, trying to ...

One in two people with mental health problems have felt suicidal because of money, housing or

One in two people with mental health problems have felt suicidal because of money, housing or
 -  Figures from mental health charity Mind show that almost half (46 per cent) of people with mental health problems have considered or attempted to ...

Rights Commission challenges handling of mental illness in prison

Rights Commission challenges handling of mental illness in prison
 - Now, the Vermont Human Rights Commission says his case shows reasonable grounds to find that multiple state departments discriminated against the man based on his disability.