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domingo, 25 de agosto de 2013

206 Cuban doctors arrive in Brazil to work in areas underserved in ...

206 Cuban doctors arrive in Brazil to work in areas underserved in ...
... physicians and medical services are scarce in Latin America's biggest country. ... About 250 doctors from other countries arrived in Brazil on Friday along with ...

Role of middle class as agent of change in Latin America

Role of middle class as agent of change in Latin AmericaIt is born of the large wave of migration from the countryside to cities that many Latin American countries experienced between 1960 and 2000. Its magnitude ...

US Economic Hegemony: Consolidation and Deepening of the ...

US Economic Hegemony: Consolidation and Deepening of the ...In Latin America, there is a growing divide over the future of continental political and economic integration. Some countries have banded together to resist U.S. ...

Fidel Castro's niece to UN mtg: Latin America must accept abortion ...

Fidel Castro's niece to UN mtg: Latin America must accept abortion ...It tells Latin American and Caribbean countries to “consider amending their laws” restricting abortion and allowing adolescents access to the morning-after pill ...

Argentina's dubbing decree praised and parodied

Argentina's dubbing decree praised and parodied... stipulating the language must be “neutral” enough for all Latin Americans to understand. ... considered a bit archaic in many other Latin American countries.

Windows Phone surpasses iOS in Latin American market share

Windows Phone surpasses iOS in Latin American market shareThe research firm says there are over 20 countries in the region that offer Windows Phone ... increase in the positioning of this operating system in Latin America.

School meal programmes benefit children, support local farms in ...

School meal programmes benefit children, support local farms in ...School feeding programmes in Latin America are having a ... Studies in Eight Countries, indicates that these programmes promote school ...

Brazilian prosecutor wants to check deal for 4000 Cuban doctors

Brazilian prosecutor wants to check deal for 4000 Cuban doctorsGovernment officials have repeatedly complained that Brazilian doctors only want to work in cities and not in remote areas of Latin America's largest country.

Female officers achieve high ranking positions in Latin American ...

Female officers achieve high ranking positions in Latin American ...In contrast, Latin American countries with female military personnel have yet to begin a major debate over this issue, and women are generally only allowed to ...

UN climate change body partners with Latin American bank to boost ...

UN climate change body partners with Latin American bank to boost ...“The RCC in Bogotá will help tap the potential for CDM projects in Latin America and ... on 1 September and will provide support to all countries in Latin America.

Why capitalism needs poverty

Why capitalism needs povertyWe live in a world where extreme poverty is slowly being eradicated while ... and Oscar Guardiola-Rivera, the author of What If Latin America Ruled The World?

Poll: Racial inequality lingers in U.S.

Poll: Racial inequality lingers in U.S.Fewer than half of all Americans say the country has made substantial progress in the past 50 years toward racial equality, a new poll shows.

Colorado Politician Says Minorities Are Poor Because of Fried ...

Colorado Politician Says Minorities Are Poor Because of Fried ...... Reduction Task Force, in which she credited high poverty rates among blacks and Latinos, in part, to diets that include fried chicken, reports Fox News Latino.

Here's one thing white people can do to help end racism

Here's one thing white people can do to help end racismAn excerpt from the film "Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity" is going viral, where author and educator Joy DeGruy shares a story of racial bias ...

The 'Civil Rights game' needs more African American players

The 'Civil Rights game' needs more African American playersThe Rangers and White Sox played in the "civil rights game", a great idea to remember the unique role of major league baseball in the civil rights movement.

The African-American actor was falsely accused of shoplifting from a ...

The African-American actor was falsely accused of shoplifting from a ...'I was angered,' said Whitaker, who is black, in the interview which aired on ABC. 'It's a humiliating thing for someone to come and do that. It's attempted ...

Oakland charter school created for African American boys aims to ...

Oakland charter school created for African American boys aims to ...The Oakland boy knows he needs to pass fifth grade first and that it's cold in Connecticut, but he has heard Yale "is a good college" and he's sure his mom would ...

Survey finds African Americans hit hard by high health care costs

Survey finds African Americans hit hard by high health care costsEconomic stability, racial equality, and health status are intertwined, according to a recent poll that confirmed African Americans, hardest hit by the high cost of ...

A golden collection of African American art in Los Angeles

A golden collection of African American art in Los AngelesThrough the years, the company amassed an extensive assemblage of African American art, one of the biggest corporate-owned collections in the nation.

African-American coaches making strides

African-American coaches making stridesThe fact that there are nearly three times the amount of African-American head coaches at the highest level entering this season versus just five years ago -- and ...

Afropunk Festival Showcases Diverse African-American Music Scene

Afropunk Festival Showcases Diverse African-American Music Scene“We describe Afro-punk as a free space for African Americans — and anyone else ... of what, sort of, the outside culture puts on us as African American people.

Bev Smith poses "A Challenge to African American Women"

Bev Smith poses "A Challenge to African American Women"Radio host Bev Smith says, “It's time for black women to unite.” She wants to see the African-American community take up the fights against racism, sexism and ...

No time to be complacent, local African-American leaders say

No time to be complacent, local African-American leaders sayHe believes young African-Americans know today they can achieve the American dream and even strive to reach the office of the president of the United States.

Economic parity tops African-American agenda 50 years after March ...

Economic parity tops African-American agenda 50 years after March ...For African-American leaders, the 50th anniversary of 1963's March on Washington is more than a commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" ...