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lunes, 25 de junio de 2012

China interested in Argentine corn, official says

China interested in Argentine corn, official says: BUENOS AIRES, June 25 (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said China is interested in buying more corn from Argentina, the world's second-biggest ...

Routing Peace Towards Central America

Routing Peace Towards Central America: Central America is at a critical moment in its history due to crime, drugs, poverty, and violence. The reality is one where Central America's governments, often ...


Father-and-son team heading for Central America to help the poor

Father-and-son team heading for Central America to help the poor:
Father-and-son team heading for Central America to help the poor ... Both Honigs realize Honduras, with its crushing poverty and largely non-existent facilities, ...


Baltimore Sun

Haiti - Social : Strengthening of the Legal Framework for People with ...


Haiti - Social : Strengthening of the Legal Framework for People with ...

The objective of this program funded by the USAID is to provide technical assistance to build capacity of the Haitian Government to establish a regulatory ...

Eviction pits Haiti police against protestors

Eviction pits Haiti police against protestors:
Clashes broke out in Haiti Monday between police and protestors against government plans to evict them from homes precariously perched on the hills above ...


FRANCE 24

Under-fire UN summit issues environment, poverty blueprint

Under-fire UN summit issues environment, poverty blueprint:
Under-fire UN summit issues environment, poverty blueprint. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff (R) and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon get ready to bring ...


FRANCE 24

UN Zero Hunger Challenge Ray of Hope in Fight against Hunger

UN Zero Hunger Challenge Ray of Hope in Fight against Hunger: The challenge echoes the successful 'Hunger Zero' strategy of the Brazilian hosts which has cut child malnutrition and lifted millions out of poverty. “Ban Ki ...

Budgeting services struggling with demand

Budgeting services struggling with demand: The Child Poverty Action Group says the services are struggling, and also trying to cope with growing demand. Spokesman Alan Johnson says one South ...


7 in 10 Americans 'Not Upset' with Gay Marriage, New iMediaEthics ...

7 in 10 Americans 'Not Upset' with Gay Marriage, New iMediaEthics ...:
Several polls show that over the past three years, there has been a significant change in American public opinion in favor of gay marriage. Still, those same po.


iMediaEthics

Thousands march for gay pride in San Francisco

Thousands march for gay pride in San Francisco: Thousands march for gay pride in San Francisco ... Half of Americans in a new poll say it won't matter much for the economy whether Barack Obama or Mitt ...

Faces of Gay Men in America: A Charleston Pride Festival 2012 Event

Faces of Gay Men in America: A Charleston Pride Festival 2012 Event:
Charleston Pride 2012 is right around the corner! We will be celebrating the theme of "Lighting The Path To Progress" during the four day festival July 12th - July ...


TheDigitel

California gay marriage ban set for Supreme Court

California gay marriage ban set for Supreme Court: A U.S. appeals court upheld Tuesday its decision to strike down a California law banning gay marriage.


Should gays stay in the closet?

Should gays stay in the closet?: Why do your coworkers need to know that you're gay? Why does the whole world need to know? What would you do if you lived in Iraq? Or Latin America?

Removal of Paraguay's President Lugo draws strong reactions

Removal of Paraguay's President Lugo draws strong reactions:
Governments in Latin America react angrily to the dismissal of Paraguay's ... The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights said Mr Lugo's removal from ...


BBC News

DEA agent kills suspected trafficker in Honduras


DEA agent kills suspected trafficker in Honduras

A U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent has shot and killed a suspected drug trafficker during a raid in a remote northern area of Honduras known as a destination for illicit flights carrying cocaine from South America, U.S. officials said Sunday.

Sydney Latin America Social Forum asks Ecuador to accept ...

Sydney Latin America Social Forum asks Ecuador to accept ...: Federico Fuentes Latin America Social Forum. Victor-Hugo Munoz Committee for Human Rights in Guatemala. Raquel Iglesias Grupo Ibiray-Fondo Raul Sendic ...

Asian-Americans question "model minority" portrayal in new study


Asian-Americans question "model minority" portrayal in new study

... report revealed that more immigrants are coming from Asia than Latin America. ... Chao-Rothberg knows more than 1 million Asian-Americans live in poverty.

Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration

Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration: The new USA Today/Gallup poll makes it clear that economic issues -- particularly unemployment and economic growth -- are more important to Hispanic voters ...

Fighting Sioux no longer

Fighting Sioux no longer: The controversial use of Native American imagery in sport is back in the headlines in the United States. After a long and at times bitter debate, the University of ...

Native American high schoolers motivate to lead through Indigenous ...

Native American high schoolers motivate to lead through Indigenous ...:
24 Native American students are at Lewis & Clark College taking a crash course on SAT tests and college applications during two weeks of the Indigenous Ways ...


OregonLive.com

Is Nicaragua canal bid an attempt to deflect from country's poverty ...


Is Nicaragua canal bid an attempt to deflect from country's poverty ...

Some analysts aren't buying it, saying the announcement is a distraction from poverty and other pressing issues. From the print edition. MANAGUA – Nicaragua ...

Analysts: Nicaragua canal bid to mask poverty

Analysts: Nicaragua canal bid to mask poverty: MANAGUA, NicaraguaNicaragua plans to carve out a US$30-billion alternative to the Panama Canal, in what analysts say is a large, financially unten .

Paraguay Swears in Franco After President Lugo Impeached

Paraguay Swears in Franco After President Lugo Impeached: Latin American governments are stepping up pressure on Paraguay after ... and more than 20 percent of the population lives in poverty, according to the IMF.


The Low Art of Prison Highs

The Low Art of Prison Highs:
Today, selling, running and using drugs are thriving markets in America's prisons. (Ferranti, due for release in 2015, has been clean the past decade. And yet, “I ...


VICE

Puerto Rico's outlaw police force

Puerto Rico's outlaw police force:
Police in the US territory have been accused of civil rights abuses and overzealous crackdowns on peaceful protests.


Aljazeera.com