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jueves, 25 de julio de 2013

The gold rush for medical marijuana

The gold rush for medical marijuana
It's Connecticut's new gold rush and prospectors from far and wide have been quietly streaming into the state making a grab for a piece of the potentially lucrative medical marijuana industry. The state won't even start accepting proposals for ...

Gay Marriage Will Lead To Polygamy, Pedophilia And Hate Crime ...

Gay Marriage Will Lead To Polygamy, Pedophilia And Hate Crime ...Earlier this year, Corsi similarly compared the acceptance of homosexuality to ... "It is altogether right for a rational culture to discriminate against homosexual ...

Forbes issues official apology to President Higgins for 'homosexual ...

Forbes issues official apology to President Higgins for 'homosexual ...He wrote: “The current president of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, is a poet, acknowledged homosexual, and nearly as outspoken as his predecessors.”.

Mugabe reiterates his anti-homosexual sentiments

Mugabe reiterates his anti-homosexual sentimentsMUTARE — President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday took a swipe at homosexuality vowing to continue criminalising the practice and dismissed demands that it ...

Sequestration hits Hispanic families hard

Sequestration hits Hispanic families hard
After more than a dozen years, this federally funded center serving mostly Latino families closed its doors for good on Friday, a victim of the federal budget cuts known as sequestration. For Spanish-speaking families, the center, in the basement of a ...

Latino Homebuyers Face Hostility, Higher Fees, And Fewer Options

Latino Homebuyers Face Hostility, Higher Fees, And Fewer Options
Though formal “redlining” based on race was banned decades ago, a new report finds that Latinos still face rampant discrimination in the housing market. The report, released Monday from the National Council de la Raza (NCLR), found that Latinos looking ...

Latino Startup Accelerator Partners with Google For Entrepreneurs To Launch In ...

Latino Startup Accelerator Partners with Google For Entrepreneurs To Launch In ...
Based in San Jose, Manos Accelerator is meant to increase the number of Latino entrepreneurs and startups. Less than one percent of venture-backed startups were founded by Latinos, according to a report by CB Insights. Through a three-month program, ...

Prof says Latin class good for students

Prof says Latin class good for studentsBut I think the advantage of Latin is, (it's) much more highly inflected than a typical modern language you would learn. That is, word order is much less important.

Latin is mostly Greek to me

Latin is mostly Greek to meStill, a class in Latin would be helpful in understanding the way we speak. Latin's contributions to the English language are vast – too vast for me to write about in ...

First same-sex civil union legalized in Colombia

First same-sex civil union legalized in ColombiaNewlyweds Carlos Hernando, left, and Gonzalo Ruiz leave a local court in Bogota, The Associated Press Newlyweds Carlos Hernando, left, and Gonzalo Ruiz ...

Pope Attacks Legalized Drugs in Latin America

Pope Attacks Legalized Drugs in Latin AmericaOn his first full day of activities in Brazil, Francis traveled from one of the most important shrines in Latin America, Our Lady of Aparecida, to what he called a ...

Pope Francis and the Battle for Latin America's Soul

Pope Francis and the Battle for Latin America's SoulPope Francis I arrived in Brazil Monday to begin the first trip to Latin America of the first Latin American pope. Whatever your views on his mission, it is a historic ...

Latin American crude steel output down 1% in first half

Latin American crude steel output down 1% in first halfSÃO PAULO — Latin America's crude steel output fell 1 percent year on year to nearly 32.9 million tonnes in the first half of 2013, according to data released July ...

Five Latin America Leaders in the Top 20 most followed on Twitter

Five Latin America Leaders in the Top 20 most followed on Twitter Five Latin America leaders are on the list of the twenty most followed on Twitter in the world, among them Argentina's President ...

Latin America's Wave Of Protests Reaches Peru; Middle Class ...

Latin America's Wave Of Protests Reaches Peru; Middle Class ...The social upheaval movement that is doing the rounds of Latin America has reached Peru. Two different protests have disrupted the streets of Lima this week, ...

UN agency lowers growth forecast for Latin America to 3 percent in ...

UN agency lowers growth forecast for Latin America to 3 percent in ...
Latin American countries will see a 3-percent growth in 2013, much the same as in 2012, according to a report released Wednesday by the United Nations ...

AMC creates new Latin America chief role

AMC creates new Latin America chief roleThe network will be available for the first time in seven Latin American countries: Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Sundance ...

DeCock: UNC faculty silence has spoken volumes

DeCock: UNC faculty silence has spoken volumesThrough it all, through the NCAA sanctions for the football program, through the stunning revelations that the Department of African and Afro-American Studies ...

Trayvon Martin's father addresses congressional caucus on race

Trayvon Martin's father addresses congressional caucus on racePanelists spoke of the need to improve access to early childhood education and job training for all young people, and particularly black and Latino males.

Hispanic group backs Gray

Hispanic group backs GrayHe told a group of about 60 people gathered a La Cocina restaurant that Gray's support for the Hispanic community extends back more than four decades ...

Dulcified Receives Triple International Latino Book Award

Dulcified Receives Triple International Latino Book Award
... LLC, which publishes culturally sensitive books that educate and inspire people of ... The International Latino Book Awards recognizes the heart of the book's ...

Latino Comic Book Artists Build New Worlds

Latino Comic Book Artists Build New Worlds“The stories would just tell stories about everyday people who happened to be gay, or happened to be Hispanic or they happened black,” says Hernandez.

Why Michelle Obama Wants Latina Moms to Nag Their Sons About ...

Why Michelle Obama Wants Latina Moms to Nag Their Sons About ...The White House wants Latina mothers to nag their sons. Young Hispanic men make up a large portion of the uninsured in the U.S., and strategists figure the ...

How The Immigration Status Of Latino Parents Impacts Their Kid's ...

How The Immigration Status Of Latino Parents Impacts Their Kid's ...
Latino children with immigrant parents are at a high risk for poverty, lack of healthcare coverage, and educational attainment, concludes a Foundations For Child ...

All-In Nation: An America that Works for All

All-In Nation: An America that Works for AllThus, underlying the story of racial inequity, there is a greater story that has as its protagonist a young and vibrant population—youth of color—that is ready to ...