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lunes, 2 de septiembre de 2013

Signs of bullying at school

Signs of bullying at schoolWith the new school year starting next week in Houston and news of the recent suicide of 14 year old Hannah Smith in the UK, the concern over ...

How to be a Hater: New book spotlights retribution against bullies

How to be a Hater: New book spotlights retribution against bullies
Bullying is associated with other forms of "interpersonal violence" -- including ... back-to-school text: a step by step guide to taking down bullies with a dose of ...

Bullying: How A Parent Can Balance Comfort & Confidence

Bullying: How A Parent Can Balance Comfort & ConfidenceHaving your kid deal with bullying is hard enough. But how do you, as a parent deal with it? Eleanor-Scott Davis of Piedmont Parent talks ...

Bullying: I secretly wanted my bully to die

Bullying: I secretly wanted my bully to dieI was bullied when I went to high school; I am a girl and the bully was a boy who really was a thug in school. I do not know why he targeted me, but every day he ...

Labor Day For Gay Workers

Labor Day For Gay WorkersLabor Day is always a bittersweet holiday for our LGBT community. While the nation focuses on recent advances in securing marriage equality for gay & lesbian ...

15 LGBT Films Released On DVD, Streaming This Summer You ...

15 LGBT Films Released On DVD, Streaming This Summer You ...Finished binge-watching "Orange is the New Black?" Staring at your empty DVR counting the days until the season premiere of "Scandal?" If you're struggling ...

Activists mark Labor Day weekend, call for law to protect LGBT ...

Activists mark Labor Day weekend, call for law to protect LGBT ...Americans for Workplace Opportunity is marking Labor Day weekend with another call to Congress to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which ...

Gay marriage initiative in Arizona goes dormant as groups hold off ...

Gay marriage initiative in Arizona goes dormant as groups hold off ...The dormancy has gone on for a few weeks as we have been in negotiation with the local LGBT groups," campaign co-chair Erin Ogletree Simpson said.

LGBT ally Ben Cohen to star on Strictly Come Dancing

LGBT ally Ben Cohen to star on Strictly Come DancingBritish rugby hunk and LGBT ally Ben Cohen is to star on Strictly Come Dancing. The founder of the anti-bullying charity Stand Up! foundation will be waltzing ...

California Artist Creates Cardboard Figures of Domestic Help in L.A.

California Artist Creates Cardboard Figures of Domestic Help in L.A. Ramiro Gomez is combating “the invisibility” of immigrant workers employed in the mansions of Los Angeles by painting cardboard figures of them that he ...

10 best Latino actors and actresses in Hollywood

10 best Latino actors and actresses in Hollywood
Latinos comprise a notable percentage of the world's leading actors and ... of today's popular Latino actors and come up with a general consensus on who ...

New York City mayoral candidates woo Latino voters

New York City mayoral candidates woo Latino voters"This is the great X-factor in this election," said Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio, among the candidates who have been making frequent forays into Latino ...

A Grocery Boycott Resumes in Brooklyn

A Grocery Boycott Resumes in BrooklynThe Saturday rally, announced just two days before, marked the resumption of a consumer boycott at the Golden Farm grocery store in support of Latino produce ...

Hispanic leaders call for bold leadership

Hispanic leaders call for bold leadershipDuring a roughly 45-minute discussion moderated by Lena Hansen, senior writer with People en Español magazine, Muñoz said he was honored “as a Latino ...

Steinberg: CMHS speaker series great

Steinberg: CMHS speaker series greatThey were Latino, black, Pacific Islander as well as white ethnically, and 65% of them come from economic circumstances that would be described as ...

Science Channel Airs Show About 'Chupacabras' Found in Texas ...

Science Channel Airs Show About 'Chupacabras' Found in Texas ...One of the most mysterious creatures of Latino popular culture is the infamous "Chupacabras," an alleged animal capable of sucking the blood of its prey, ...

Latin America most dangerous place for environmentalists

Latin America most dangerous place for environmentalistsLatin America most dangerous place for environmentalists ... no region in the world experiences as much violence against green campaigners as Latin America.

US groups eye Hispanic consumers

US groups eye Hispanic consumers
Hispanic people are the US's largest ethnic minority, accounting for 17 per cent of the population, according to the Census Bureau. They are expected to reach ...

Conference seeks to address maternal mortality in Latin America

Conference seeks to address maternal mortality in Latin America"Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have reduced maternal and child mortality significantly over the past two decades, but many mothers and ...

US spied on presidents of Brazil, Mexico: report

US spied on presidents of Brazil, Mexico: report... of Brazil and Mexico, a Brazilian news programme reported, a revelation that could strain US relations with the two biggest countries in Latin America.

Civil Society Advocates and Governments Up in Arms Against ...

Civil Society Advocates and Governments Up in Arms Against ...According to the report, Latin American countries have had a particularly stinging response, which was intensified after leaked reports indicated that the NSA ...

Delegates from 20 Countries to Forum Against Hunger in Bolivia

Delegates from 20 Countries to Forum Against Hunger in BoliviaMore than 70 parliamentarians from 20 countries will participate in the Fourth Parliamentary Forum Against Hunger in Latin America and the ...

Study: African American Women Reject HPV Vaccine; polyDNA ...

Study: African American Women Reject HPV Vaccine; polyDNA ...Many African American women have a negative attitude toward Gardasil and Cervarix, the two available HPV vaccines (1). The reason for this negative attitude ...

Black voters tilt toward de Blasio over Thompson as primary nears

Black voters tilt toward de Blasio over Thompson as primary nears"It is a mistake to say the African-American vote is monolithic," said political consultant Basil Smikle. "The African-American community is changing — there is a ...

Letter from America: The March to Washington

Letter from America: The March to WashingtonAlthough African Americans had been legally freed from slavery, elevated to the status of citizens and the men given full voting rights at the end of the American ...