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martes, 30 de julio de 2013

Small Minority Orgs. Have a Big Impact on the LGBT Community

Small Minority Orgs. Have a Big Impact on the LGBT Community"Organizations that represent LGBT people of color are important to the LGBT movement," said Cuc Vu, chief diversity officer for the Human Rights Campaign.

STUDY: LGBT Teachers Less Likely to Challenge Antigay Bullying

STUDY: LGBT Teachers Less Likely to Challenge Antigay Bullying
LGBT teachers are less likely than their heterosexual counterparts to challenge bullying in the classroom according to a new study, reports the U.K.'s TES ...

Locals Weigh in on Pope Francis' Statement on Gay Priests

Locals Weigh in on Pope Francis' Statement on Gay PriestsOther area LGBT organizations weighed in on the issue; some of them saying, it's a first step in a slow evolution of the Catholic Church's views on same-sex ...

Global Gay Bars Unite, Ban Russian-Made Vodkas From List of ...

Global Gay Bars Unite, Ban Russian-Made Vodkas From List of ...Manufacturers of Russian vodkas stand to suffer potential losses after the global LGBT movement unilaterally decided to ban the type of alcoholic drinks from ...

LGBT Youth Resources

LGBT Youth ResourcesWhile LGBT youth comprise only 10 percent of the overall population, they encompass 20 percent of the homeless population, according to National Coalition ...

Hard line contrasts with Latin American

Hard line contrasts with Latin AmericanCanada's steadily increasing role in the U.S.-led war on drugs is bumping up against calls for change in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Conservative ...

Pope Francis slams Latin American Church

Pope Francis slams Latin American ChurchRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Pope Francis has issued a sharp criticism of the Catholic Church's failure to keep its Latin American flock from straying to evangelical ...

Pope draws 3M for vigil after chastising 'exodus'

Pope draws 3M for vigil after chastising 'exodus'An altar boy breaks protocol and runs to embrace Pope Francis during a Stations of the The Associated Press An altar boy breaks protocol and runs to embrace ...

Snowden helps revive anti-US feelings in Latin America

Snowden helps revive anti-US feelings in Latin AmericaBut the humiliation meted out to the first aboriginal president of Bolivia by the the first non-White President of the United States has further alienated the Latin ...

Women with bitter past run for Chile's presidency

Women with bitter past run for Chile's presidencyBachelet's father supported socialist President Salvador Allende until the 1973 coup ended one of Latin America's oldest democracies. Matthei's father ran the ...

The First Latin American Innovation Summit Begins Tuesday in ...

The First Latin American Innovation Summit Begins Tuesday in ...SAN FRANCISCO — The first Latin American Innovation Summit (Cumbre de Innovación) opens Tuesday in Santiago, Chile. The Summit calls on Latin ...

Analysis: Growth 'survivors' now define emerging markets

Analysis: Growth 'survivors' now define emerging marketsMexico plans to spend almost a third of GDP on improving its infrastructure in the next six years and is among Latin American countries that have reformed their ...

Latin American Self Storage Industry Takes a Big Step Forward in ...

Latin American Self Storage Industry Takes a Big Step Forward in ...Today, more countries around the world are picking up on this trend, and nowhere is that more evident than in the Latin American countries. Investors now see ...

Banks are big in Latin America life insurance distribution

Banks are big in Latin America life insurance distributionEmerging middle classes in Latin American countries present opportunities for sustainable premium growth. Ernst & Young says approximately 2.7 million ...

"More than 72 percent of children in the African-American ...

"More than 72 percent of children in the African-American ...CNN anchor Don Lemon offered a commentary on race that went viral. We fact-checked a claim he made about out-of-wedlock births among African-Americans.

Everett Williams, first black superintendent of NO public schools, dies

Everett Williams, first black superintendent of NO public schools, diesNEW ORLEANS - Dr. Everett Williams, the first African-American superintendent of Orleans Parish Public Schools, who led the school system for seven years in ...

Guest: The racial self-policing that African-American men already do

Guest: The racial self-policing that African-American men already doThe Zimmerman verdict reminds us that black and brown kids must self-police as a matter of survival against a common citizen. While African Americans ...

African-American culture, unique techniques inspire Harry Seymour

African-American culture, unique techniques inspire Harry SeymourHis work depicts scenes of African-American life on-Island and elsewhere. Two of his works hang in the collection at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital. He has ...

Martin? Zimmerman? Who is on trial?

Martin? Zimmerman? Who is on trial?A jury of six women, no Afro-Americans and no males, acquitted George Zimmerman of 2nd degree murder and manslaughter. This was a trial that may never ...

University of Maryland announces creation of Lacy-Smith Award

University of Maryland announces creation of Lacy-Smith AwardLacy and Smith were prominent African-American journalists who are credited with pushing Major League Baseball owners to integrate and wrote extensively ...

Colorado Latino Leaders Call To Make Changes To Immigration ..

Colorado Latino Leaders Call To Make Changes To Immigration ..Latino community leaders and small business owners are asking people to support a “Buy-Cott” and shop only at businesses that support immigration ...

Muslim Converts In Mexico Make Up A Diverse, Fast-Growing ...

Muslim Converts In Mexico Make Up A Diverse, Fast-Growing ...“I think that education as a whole helps people be more open to it (Islam).” Although still a small community in comparison to other Latin American countries, the ...

Undocumented Immigrant Activists Elicit Divisions Among Advocates

Undocumented Immigrant Activists Elicit Divisions Among Advocates“It's very serious to cross out of the United States,” said Leopold to Fox News Latino. “I've handled many cases where people who were DREAMers were so ...

House GOP shrugs off immigration pressure from Latinos

House GOP shrugs off immigration pressure from LatinosThe rest of Arizona's Hispanic population is spread among three House Democrats and four Republicans. Latinos of voting age make up 12% to 22% of those ...

$61 million study examines Hispanic/Latino health

$61 million study examines Hispanic/Latino health"The Hispanic/Latino population is the largest and fastest-growing minority group in the United States, and as such, their health status has important implications ...