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viernes, 2 de agosto de 2013

Nevada county considers teaching that homosexuality is ...

Nevada county considers teaching that homosexuality is ...In the wake of a failed bill that would have standardized sex education across Nevada, local school boards are revamping what they teach children about sex ...

UN launches worldwide campaign for gay rights

UN launches worldwide campaign for gay rightsNEW YORK - The UN human rights office has launched a media campaign promoting homosexual and transgender rights.

Enhedslisten: Prince Frederik should condemn Russia's anti-gay law

Enhedslisten: Prince Frederik should condemn Russia's anti-gay lawRussia passed a law in June outlawing “homosexual propaganda” that targets ... The vague law effectively outlaws the public support of homosexuality and ...

The Pope and Understanding Homosexuality in the Bible

The Pope and Understanding Homosexuality in the BibleThe recent comment by Pope Francis on not judging gay persons should not come as a surprise to any Christian. Even Fundamental Christians make it clear ...

Fired Homosexual Teacher Could Open Floodgate of Discrimination ...

Fired Homosexual Teacher Could Open Floodgate of Discrimination ...A Catholic teacher's claim that he was fired after marrying his gay partner soon after same-sex marriage was made legal in California has prompted a ...

South Side carnaval highlights diverse Latin cultures

South Side carnaval highlights diverse Latin cultures“We are here representing Peru and teaching people about our beautiful country and customs,” said Perez in Spanish. People often lump Latin groups together, ...

Latin America earns more from exporting soccer players than live ...

Latin America earns more from exporting soccer players than live ...For young Latin American soccer prodigies today, it's not so much a question of whether, but rather when they'll leave their home countries. Virtually every single ...

Laura Gottesdiener, The Backyard Shock Doctrine

Laura Gottesdiener, The Backyard Shock Doctrine
African Americans had every reason to celebrate Barack Obama's election in 2008. History was made. Then reality set in. Economically speaking, the Obama ...

Fear of Lung Cancer Surgery

Fear of Lung Cancer SurgeryIn analyzing the returned questionnaires, the frequency of the belief in question was compared between white people and African-Americans. Other factors that ...

Black Unemployment Falls to 12.6 Percent in July

Black Unemployment Falls to 12.6 Percent in JulyThe African-American unemployment rate showed significant improvement in July, falling to 12.6 percent from 13.7 percent in June, according to the U.S. Labor ...

Woman with 'world's biggest afro' takes two days to wash and dry ...

Woman with 'world's biggest afro' takes two days to wash and dry ...An Afro-American woman, Aevin Dugas who sports probably the world's biggest afro, claims that it takes her two days to wash and dry it. The 38-year-old also ...

'Big Brother's' Amanda Zuckerman Makes Racist Comments About ...

'Big Brother's' Amanda Zuckerman Makes Racist Comments About ...In another instance, Zuckerman referred to African American contestant Howard Overby as "the black mamba" and "the dark knight." She also referred to herself ...

Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History ...

Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History ...The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African American History is interested in Trayvon Martin's hoodie as a display item. Even though this museum ...

African Americans, Latinos more optimistic than whites about ...

African Americans, Latinos more optimistic than whites about ...The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research analysis shows that after years of economic attitudes among whites, African Americans and ...

Community baby shower in Pittsburg geared toward African ...

Community baby shower in Pittsburg geared toward African ...To address that disparity, a community baby shower geared toward African-American expectant mothers and their partners will take place Saturday at Solomon ...

South Side carnaval highlights diverse Latin cultures

South Side carnaval highlights diverse Latin cultures“We are here representing Peru and teaching people about our beautiful country and customs,” said Perez in Spanish. People often lump Latin groups together, ...

Mexico Murder Rates Drop For First Time In 6 Years

Mexico Murder Rates Drop For First Time In 6 Years
... states and cities have actually grown more violent, Fox News Latino reported. ... Brazil was near par with Mexico with 21.8 per 100,000 people during the ...

Fusion Unveils Programming to Engage and Champion a Diverse ...

Fusion Unveils Programming to Engage and Champion a Diverse ...Ramos is frequently listed among the most influential, respected and admired Latino leaders in the country. More than 2 million people tune in to his daily ...

Eva Longoria Shares Secret to Her Success

Eva Longoria Shares Secret to Her Success
Latino superstar Eva Longoria is considered to be one of the most influential people in all of Hollywood. The actress, who was born in Corpus Christi, Texas to a ...

Beyond Latasha Harlins -- the black-Latino dynamic in South LA

Beyond Latasha Harlins -- the black-Latino dynamic in South LABlack and Latino relations did not come under the microscope in that incident, but two decades ago, the friction between a burgeoning Latino population and a ...

bill reflects liberal past

bill reflects liberal pastUruguay is also among the few countries in Latin America to allow abortions beyond cases of rape, incest or threats to a woman's health. And while President ...

Chile 2013 Blog: TPP and Pacific Alliance - Latin America Pursues ...

Chile 2013 Blog: TPP and Pacific Alliance - Latin America Pursues ...Latin America's sights are set on expanding trade with the Asian market through new trade blocs and ... Which Pacific Rim countries are members of each?

Difficult relations between Latin America and US - OAS

Difficult relations between Latin America and US - OASBut how good can those relations be when several Latin American countries are offering asylum to Edward Snowden, a former contractor for the CIA who is ...

Black, straight but mistaken for a lesbian and suffering the ...

Black, straight but mistaken for a lesbian and suffering the ...I have never been, nor will I ever be a homophobe, as are many, many African-Americans -- as though there are no LGBT people of color. In fact, the LGBT ...

Dustin Lance Black Writing Gay Rights Miniseries For ABC

Dustin Lance Black Writing Gay Rights Miniseries For ABCBlack has been a stalwart advocate for the gay community—from working on the Harvey ... equality, gays in Hollywood and the plight of LGBT people worldwide.