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domingo, 1 de septiembre de 2013

The increasing Latino factor

The increasing Latino factorHispanics in America influence the future of the US economy yet this conversation remains quiet as corporations grow more uncomfortable with this ...

Healthy food demos planned for Latinos

Healthy food demos planned for Latinos
Latinos are being encouraged to eat more healthy food during Latino Health Awareness Month in September. The goal is for Latinos to not only eat healthier ...

Gay marriage about rights, not morality

Gay marriage about rights, not moralityBeing homosexual has nothing to do with being immoral. However, being hurtful to your fellow human being for no good reason is immoral. Unfortunately, many ...

The Next Internet Revolution Will Not Be in English

The Next Internet Revolution Will Not Be in EnglishFortunately, over the past decade much work has been done to allow website addresses to support non-Latin characters, referred to as internationalized domain ...

Editorial: HIV-Aids now fast and furious

Editorial: HIV-Aids now fast and furiousJUST in case you have been so caught up with the news on the pork barrel, don't. Yes, we have been robbed, systemically robbed in fact by legislators who ...

Sci-fi and authors and DJs oh my! Big events set to draw LGBT ...

Sci-fi and authors and DJs oh my! Big events set to draw LGBT ...Black Gay Pride may be the biggest LGBT event in town over Labor Day weekend, but several other huge events are set to draw queer crowds. From proud gay ...

Israeli Celebrities Boycott Russia's New Homophobic Law

Israeli Celebrities Boycott Russia's New Homophobic LawEarlier this week, a bill banning the LGBT community from donating blood and organs was introduced in Russia. This is the most recent of a line of anti-gay laws, ...

Gay rights, civil rights causes converge even if terms don't

Gay rights, civil rights causes converge even if terms don't“The LGBT civil rights movement is distinct from the civil rights movement, but shares in the greater human quest for equality and dignity for all people,” said ...

Backstreet Boys's AJ McLean Declares Himself a 'F*g Hag'

Backstreet Boys's AJ McLean Declares Himself a 'F*g Hag'The Backstreet Boys singer opened up to Pride Source about all things LGBT, including his gay friends, fans, and hopes for marriage equality. The 35-year-old, ...

This Labor Day remember low-wage workers

This Labor Day remember low-wage workersThis Labor Day weekend, let's consider people who make at or little more than ... Latino men earned a median wage of $592 per week, African-American men ...

Starbucks to open its first store in Colombia

Starbucks to open its first store in ColombiaThe Seattle-based chain said the Bogota store will open in the first half of 2014 and be operated through a joint venture between the company's Latin American ...

English's ability to evolve means it will not go the Latin way

English's ability to evolve means it will not go the Latin wayThe dictionary would somehow seem incomplete today without our beloved omnishambles, geek chic or, dare we say, twerking, which have recently entered the ...

Highway violence hurts business in Latin America

Highway violence hurts business in Latin AmericaViolence and robberies on Latin American highways cost businesses more money than anywhere in the world, says the Economic Commission for Latin ...

Why Does Latin America's Left Care About Syria?

Why Does Latin America's Left Care About Syria?The potential for a U.S. military response to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons against the opposition is the type of ...

Challenging racial inequities

Challenging racial inequitiesThe struggle against racism and racial inequities in our society is being fought on multiple levels. One of the key fronts in that battle is education. The acquisition ...

Study: African-American programs not in decline at universities

Study: African-American programs not in decline at universitiesA new University of Illinois study contradicts research in recent years suggesting that African-American studies and programs are ...

March a reminder of black-Jewish relations at their best

March a reminder of black-Jewish relations at their bestBut for some, the events of the past week stirred specific memories — some good and others not — concerning relations between African Americans and Jews.

Chile Falls Behind in Mobile Broadband Income

Chile Falls Behind in Mobile Broadband IncomeAccording to the business association's numbers promoting 3GPP technology across Latin America, Chile is in 7th place among Latin American countries by ...

Vancouver Latin American Film Festival starts today

Vancouver Latin American Film Festival starts todayIn the last few years, Colombia has become one of the most important countries in Latin America, producing quality films and garnering recognition around the ...

Healthy Births, Healthy Moms: Black Maternal Health in America

Healthy Births, Healthy Moms: Black Maternal Health in America
African American families experience the death of a new mother three to four times more often than white families. Public health experts estimate that half of ...

Latino films to look for in the second half of 2013

Latino films to look for in the second half of 2013Just this summer the Academy Awards invited 22 prominent Latinos to join their exclusive club of the most highly rated people in the film industry. For the second ...

Prison education benefits everyone

Prison education benefits everyoneIt has stimulated discussion of disturbing social trends, including the profiling of black and Latino men and racial bias in law, policing and the courts.

Highway violence hurts business in Latin America

Highway violence hurts business in Latin AmericaViolence and robberies on Latin American highways cost businesses more money ... The effect on countries translates into a reduction in economic growth and ...

Atlanta's Black Gay Pride community events aim to inspire, educate

Atlanta's Black Gay Pride community events aim to inspire, educateMore than 60,000 people are expected to descend on Atlanta over Labor Day weekend ... African-American church that is gay-led and welcoming of all people.

Why a Gay Asian Immigrant Marches

Why a Gay Asian Immigrant MarchesToday, the AAPI and LGBT communities are visible, marching alongside African American and Latino communities, in the continued struggle for equality and ...