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domingo, 4 de agosto de 2013

New House Bill Seeks To Aid LGBT Homeless Youth

New House Bill Seeks To Aid LGBT Homeless YouthHomeless shelters that receive federal funds won't be able to discriminate against LGBT youth if new legislation introduced in the House is signed into law. 

At Jerusalem gay parade, no pomp but plenty of pride

At Jerusalem gay parade, no pomp but plenty of prideImagine an LGBT pride parade without pomp. Without trucks ... On the grass, LGBT olim had put up their banner with a rainbow-colored Star of David. “We're ...

Can Lady Gaga make a comeback?

Can Lady Gaga make a comeback?Just to be clear, let's begin by saying how much we admire Stefani Germanotta, that fresh-faced New Yorker who supports LGBT causes, gives to charity and ...

Firefox OS Based Devices Debuts in Latin America

Firefox OS Based Devices Debuts in Latin AmericaIt may not be as popular as iOS or Android but a few low-end smartphone manufacturers started working on Mozilla's Firefox OS for their devices. A few of them ...

DP World to expand installations at Peru's largest minerals port

DP World to expand installations at Peru's largest minerals port... News Americas about the commodities, markets, movements, companies, projects, economics and politics integral to the development of Latin America.

Colectivo? No, thanks

Colectivo? No, thanksCuba virtually eliminated illiteracy sooner than most other Latin American ... A new ranking of Latin American universities by London-based research firm QS ...

Cuba's six-decade fiasco

Cuba's six-decade fiascoCuba virtually eliminated illiteracy sooner than most other Latin American ... A new ranking of Latin American universities by London-based research firm QS ...

Mexico seeks 'broad information' on reported US spying

Mexico seeks 'broad information' on reported US spyingMEXICO CITY - Mexico has asked the United States to provide "broad information" about a report that it was among Latin American nations targeted by US ...

World Bank says mining can help Haiti reduce poverty

World Bank says mining can help Haiti reduce povertyWASHINGTON - Mining is one way to reduce poverty and promote economic growth in Haiti. This is according to the World Bank which states t hat ...

Iran's Rohani to Cement Ties with North Korea, Syria and Latin ...

Iran's Rohani to Cement Ties with North Korea, Syria and Latin ...Iran, which has close relations with several Latin American countries, is also likely to strengthen its ties in the region. Leaders of Cuba and Nicaragua, who were ...

African American Troops In The Civil War

African American Troops In The Civil WarThe contribution of African American solider's and sailors was the main focus of the days events. "We're focused on the role of United States colored troops, ...

African-American Heritage Festival continues

African-American Heritage Festival continuesSTEUBENVILLE - Rosslyn Watson came to the ninth annual African-American Heritage Festival because of the food. "I am here for the fish, some chicken, ...

Preserving African-American Cemeteries

Preserving African-American CemeteriesUnder a popular park in Washington, D.C., there is a 19th century burial ground that was once the largest African-American cemetery in the city. Advocates want ...

Black, Hispanic communities treasure image of JFK, despite ...

Black, Hispanic communities treasure image of JFK, despite ...But mostly, they say, Hispanic politicians saw Kennedy as someone their people would rally around, someone who was somewhat sympathetic to their cause.

Free Health Fair Reaches Latino Community

Free Health Fair Reaches Latino CommunitySaturday, crowds of people made their way to The Peoria Friendship House for a free ... Sandy Arreguin, Latino coordinator at Peoria Friendship House, says ...

Florida Hit With Civil Rights Complaint Over Alleged Discrimination ...

Florida Hit With Civil Rights Complaint Over Alleged Discrimination ...The complaint filed by the Southern Poverty Law Center asked the federal ... result goals for black and Hispanic students compared to white and Asian students.

Capital Economics forecasts Latin American rates staying lower than ...

Capital Economics forecasts Latin American rates staying lower than ...Central banks in several Latin American countries are likely to keep their monetary policy interest rates at lower levels this year than what most market.

Obesity is ballooning in Latin America

Obesity is ballooning in Latin AmericaDr. Enrique Jacoby of the Pan American Health Organization, a division of the World Health Organization, says seven countries in Latin America -- Brazil, Chile, ...

Whites more pessimistic about finances than minorities

Whites more pessimistic about finances than minorities
African-Americans and Hispanics, meanwhile, have sustained high levels of ... For the first time since 1972, the share of African-Americans who reported their ...

Pittsburg community baby shower geared toward African-American ...

Pittsburg community baby shower geared toward African-American ...
PITTSBURG -- Breast-feeding has long been viewed as important when it comes to raising healthy babies, but the practice can be a challenge to keep up with ...

Never Forget: Trayvon's Hoodie May Be Displayed In African ...

Never Forget: Trayvon's Hoodie May Be Displayed In African ...Lonnie Bunch, the director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, has expressing interest in procuring the hoodie worn by 17-year-old ...

Marketers reach across cultures to target diverse Hispanic audience

Marketers reach across cultures to target diverse Hispanic audienceRepresenting alcohol company Diageo, JeffreyGroup tailored messages for its liquor brands to different segments of the Hispanic population, Valdés-Fauli ...

Average American Has Trouble Identifying Multiracial People ...

Average American Has Trouble Identifying Multiracial People ..."Today, the distinctions among white, black, Latino and Asian people are becoming blurred by the increasing frequency and prominence of multiracial people," ...

Homophobia in Hip-Hop

Homophobia in Hip-Hop... are downright hostile toward who I am: an openly gay, "Generation Y," African-American male. Still, I've never lost faith in hip-hop's power to inspire and uplift.

Gay Chicago Rewind

Gay Chicago Rewind'The AIDS crisis is five years old, but in the black community it's an issue we've kept in the closet. We must correct the notion that AIDS is a disease of gay white ...