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viernes, 26 de julio de 2013

Asia's most gay-friendly country

Asia's most gay-friendly country
LGBT rights first saw the light of the day just days before a parliamentary bill declared Nepal a federal republic, abolishing the Hindu monarchy in December ...

Curaçao Welcomes the LGBT Community to Honeymoon in Paradise

Curaçao Welcomes the LGBT Community to Honeymoon in ParadiseThe southern Caribbean island of Curaçao, one of the most welcoming Caribbean islands for gay travelers, proudly joins the LGBT community in celebrating the ...

United Nations unveils global LGBT rights campaign

United Nations unveils global LGBT rights campaignThe United Nations on Friday officially launched a public education campaign designed to increase support for LGBT rights around the world. The year-long ...

High Discrimination Rates Towards Latino Homebuyers and Renters Found in 3 ...

High Discrimination Rates Towards Latino Homebuyers and Renters Found in 3 ...
Today, the Equal Rights Center (ERC) released a report titled “Puertas Cerradas: Housing Barriers for Hispanics,” which was on an ongoing investigation conducted alongside the National Council of La Raza regarding discriminatory behavior towards Latino ...

Poll: Latino voters in battleground districts unhappy with GOP on ...

Poll: Latino voters in battleground districts unhappy with GOP on ...Nearly 80 percent of Latino voters living in Republican districts believe the country's 11 million undocumented immigrants should have the chance to become ...

Rapid-I and Sintec Deliver Analytic Solutions to Latin America

Rapid-I and Sintec Deliver Analytic Solutions to Latin America"Like their counterparts around the world, Latin American businesses are adopting analytics systems to optimize their businesses, and for competitive advantage ...

Colombia Takes Lead In Latin American Biodiversity Offsetting

Colombia Takes Lead In Latin American Biodiversity OffsettingAs Latin America's economic prospects brighten, so does its concerns over how economic health will impact the environment. Several countries have begun to ...

Should You Angle for Anglo-Saxon, or Enlighten with Latin?

Should You Angle for Anglo-Saxon, or Enlighten with Latin?More than that come from Latin — and Latin's progeny (mostly Spanish and French) account for as many more words. Admittedly, many Latin words are used ...

UN economic report lowers expectations for Latin America

UN economic report lowers expectations for Latin AmericaThe new report from the U.N. Economic Commission on Latin America and the Caribbean adjusted its growth estimate down to 3 percent from 3.5 percent last ..

Pope Francis is welcomed in Latin America, but Catholics remain ...

Pope Francis is welcomed in Latin America, but Catholics remain ...Pope Francis arrived in Río de Janeiro to an ebullient greeting from a mass of young pilgrims from all over the continent, but it is no secret that many Latin ...

Latin Roots: Argentine Reggae Legend Fidel Nadal

Latin Roots: Argentine Reggae Legend Fidel NadalIn this installment of Latin Roots, the World Cafe team travels to Fidel Nadal's home studio in Buenos Aires for a session with a reggae performer who truly owns ...

Latin America, Caribbean remain a top priority for Conservatives ...

Latin America, Caribbean remain a top priority for Conservatives ...OTTAWA — The Conservative government is defending its commitment to Latin America and the Caribbean after eyebrows were raised during last week's ...

Latin American governments commit to closing digital divide by 2020

Latin American governments commit to closing digital divide by 2020Operators and ministers from countries throughout Latin America have committed, at the first Latin American Telecoms Congress, to take the necessary action to ...

Evo Morales Accepts Europe's Apology for Plane Incident

Evo Morales Accepts Europe's Apology for Plane IncidentHe also announced that the Latin American ambassadors who had been ... European countries home for consultations, “an agreement was reached for the ...

Chile, Peru and Colombia offer Best Environments for Women ...

Chile, Peru and Colombia offer Best Environments for Women ...The WEVentureScope examines and scores 20 countries in the five areas that ...Latin American women are among the most entrepreneurial on the globe, but ...

US Blacks, Hispanics Have No Preferences on Group Labels

US Blacks, Hispanics Have No Preferences on Group LabelsSixty-five percent of blacks say it doesn't matter to them whether they are called "African-American" or "black," and 70% of Hispanics say it doesn't matter to them ...

African-American students value the experiences at an academy

African-American students value the experiences at an academyJoey Hoffman and Ashley Cleary rehearse a filmed skit that probes racial stereotypes during the African American Rites of Passage Summer Academy at Lane ...

Fury as hospital tells two African American staff they cannot care for ...

Fury as hospital tells two African American staff they cannot care for ...Two African American care home employees have accused their bosses of stopping them working with a white patient as he refused to be cared for by black ...

African-American Catholics from across US pack Philadelphia ...

African-American Catholics from across US pack Philadelphia ...Bishop Senior said the archdiocese was blessed to be the site of the African-American organization's 98th Annual Convention and Supreme Assembly.

Inaugural African American Hepatitis C Action Day: Get Tested, Get ...

Inaugural African American Hepatitis C Action Day: Get Tested, Get ...In a recent post, I wrote about Hepatitis C, including the statistic that black Americans are twice as likely to be infected with the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) as ...

Web Series Narrates the Lives of Latinos in Bushwick

Web Series Narrates the Lives of Latinos in Bushwick“In so many of the shows targeting Latinos there is such a high level of drama,” said Grob. “Real people aren't dealing with that.” She wanted to show what real ...

Article regarding Latinos gathering much appreciated

Article regarding Latinos gathering much appreciatedIt is a breath of fresh air that this time, and this article is not a negative account of “Latino (men) people gathering” and invariably questioning or vilifying the ...

Immigration bill vote could sway Latinos, poll says

Immigration bill vote could sway Latinos, poll saysHence, the Latino immigrant population is critical to its operation.” Other concerns mentioned in the poll included health care, gun control, taxes, family values, ...

Are Sweeteners Getting A Bad Rap?

Are Sweeteners Getting A Bad Rap?I'd like to set the record straight by saying that people should feel completely confident ... for wellness to an increasingly health-conscious Hispanic population.

CELAC Meeting in Venezuela Agrees on 'Action Plan' to Tackle ...

CELAC Meeting in Venezuela Agrees on 'Action Plan' to Tackle ...“To eradicate poverty we have to first identify what is generating poverty, and the history of Latin America has shown that capitalism has given our people ...