All posts tagged "equality"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Ferguson: sparking a conversation

    By Kylie Noltemeyer: If you have watched the news, seen the papers or even browsed the Internet over the past couple weeks, you have probably heard the name Ferguson. This is referring to Ferguson, Missouri where on...

    • Posted December 11, 2014
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  • Kentucky companies receive high LGBT equality ratings

    The Human Rights Campaign, the country’s largest LGBT civil rights organization, recently released its Corporate Equality Index, which assesses the climate of and benefits afforded to LGBT employees. Four Kentucky companies were ranked in the 2015 index....

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • U of L students talk about marriage equality

      “It’s not a political issue, is it? It’s a humanitarian issue. There’s no apparent reason why anyone shouldn’t be able to marry who they want to.” “I think everybody should be able to marry who they...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • In the news: What you missed while you were in class

    By Simon Isham and Maggie Cunningham– Supreme Court hears same-sex marriage case Edie Windsor married Thea Spyer in Canada after a 40-year romantic partnership. After Spyer’s death in 2009, Windsor was faced with $363,000 in federal estate...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • Game Changer: Clinton comes out for equality

    By Dakota Neff– Hillary Clinton has just announced support for same-sex marriage in a heart-felt video posted by the Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBT advocacy group in the country. Is this a shocking development? Not really,...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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  • Campus groups fight global gender inequality

    By Esther Lee– Nine countries. Nine girls. Nine stories. Come listen to the inspiring and brave voices of those reaching and fighting for education who represent millions of other voices around the world. “Girl Rising” is being...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • Dress code debate turns into battle for equality at Fourth Street Live

    By Tyler Mercer– Fourth Street Live!, a major tourist attraction in Louisville, has recently come under fire by social justice activists for its dress code they deem racially exclusive. Racial discrimination is hardly a thing of the...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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