Monthly Archives: April 2011

Rape: Think Before You Speak

Trigger Warning: This post deals with themes of rape, sexual assault, women, men, and colleges.  A movie that has a scene showing a sexual assault is assigned for a college course.  Before the class is supposed to watch the movie, … Continue reading

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Got LGBTQ Rights? Yes! (Massachusetts)

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Tennessee Considers Banning “Teaching Homosexuality” in K-8 Schools

“The state Senate will soon vote on a bill, known as ‘Don’t Say Gay,’ that would prohibit educators from ‘the teaching or furnishing of materials on human sexuality other than heterosexuality in public school grades K-8.’” (Click here to keep … Continue reading

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¿Qué es queer?

La palabra “queer” es importada de inglés al español. En ingles, “queer” es un sustantivo, un adjetivo, una teoría, un verbo, un insulto, una identidad, un movimiento y una cultura, pero en español, el uso de “queer” es más limitado. … Continue reading

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America’s Youth Have No Jobs

“There’s a youth jobs crisis in America that no one is talking about.” –MoveOn.org America’s Youth Have No Jobs and No Safety Net Economy in Crisis Preview: “Young workers have seen unemployment rates double since the start of the Great Recession … Continue reading

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Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo and Neighborhood Crime Watch

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Gay Marriage Opponents Now in Minority

By Nate Silver “A poll from CNN this week is the latest to show a majority of Americans in favor of same-sex marriage, with 51 percent saying that marriages between gay and lesbian couples “should be recognized by the law … Continue reading

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