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domingo, 15 de septiembre de 2013

Castrated transgender with HIV denied medical treatment in India

Castrated transgender with HIV denied medical treatment in IndiaA 24-year-old transgender with HIV is struggling between life and death in India after a state hospital refused to admit her, saying she needed judicial permission ...

AIDS/HIV remains a deadly disease is message of fundraising walk

AIDS/HIV remains a deadly disease is message of fundraising walkMembers of a Carleton Univeristy fraternity, Kappa Sigma, march along with hundreds of others through the streets of downtown Ottawa to raise awareness and ...

First resort LGBT retirement community nears completion

First resort LGBT retirement community nears completionSANTA ROSA, Calif.– Fountaingrove Lodge, the nation's first lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) retirement community to offer resort living and ...

Under New Leadership, LGBT Resource Center Offers Education ...

Under New Leadership, LGBT Resource Center Offers Education ...Larry D. Lariosa, MA, a licensed marriage and family therapist, has been named diversity program manager and LGBT specialist at UCSF's Office of Diversity ...

Are White Women Harder Hit By Poverty?

Are White Women Harder Hit By Poverty?Monica Potts writes for the American Prospect. Her article about white women in poverty is in its latest issue. It's titled "What's Killing Poor White Women ...

Combating Black poverty and the old enemy of economic racism

Combating Black poverty and the old enemy of economic racismAlmost half of America's Black children live in segregated neighborhoods with concentrated poverty, while only 12 percent of poor White children live in similar ...

Poverty in America Isn't Poverty

Poverty in America Isn't PovertyRUSH: Ladies and gentlemen, I have recounted for you the statistics on poverty in this country as prepared by Robert Rector, who has devoted much of his ...

Latin American universities have catching up to do

Latin American universities have catching up to doLatin American universities have catching up to do ... are rising, and Latin America does not have any higher-education institution among the world's top 100.

Black jobs crisis Obama has faced criticism, but could GOP do any ...

Black jobs crisis Obama has faced criticism, but could GOP do any ...In July, African-American unemployment dipped to 12.6 percent, a small but ... Although LGBT Americans could easily cite administration accomplishments, such ...

Fox's Erickson Complains That Media Outlets Aren't Anti-LGBT ...

Fox's Erickson Complains That Media Outlets Aren't Anti-LGBT ...The pastor of the African-American church, way back then, supported gay marriage at the 2005 national meeting of the United Church of Christ over the desires ...

Argentina, Brazil Agree on Cyber-Defense Alliance against US ...

Argentina, Brazil Agree on Cyber-Defense Alliance against US ...... and Argentina pledged to cooperate closely to improve cyber defense capabilities following revelations of the scale of US spying on Latin American countries.

New Costa Rica Country Brand Targets Trade, Investment and ...

New Costa Rica Country Brand Targets Trade, Investment and ...But do you know that Costa Rica is the most innovative country in Latin America? Or that the Central American nation has celebrated well over a half-century of ...

THE World is a happier place

THE World is a happier placeThe increased happiness is driven by jolly Latin America and substantially rosier attitudes in Africa. In terms of absolute levels, however, the happiest countries ...

Central America Summit is First-Ever Creation by Multiple ...

Central America Summit is First-Ever Creation by Multiple ...“Obviously, the big challenge facing every country in Latin America is to increase the number of people that speak English so that they have greater ...

Ecuador Takes the Lead for Progress in Global Competitiveness ...

Ecuador Takes the Lead for Progress in Global Competitiveness ...INCAE Business School, in its analysis of the results for eight countries in Latin America (embedded above, in Spanish), argues that the greatest obstacles for ...

Mexican pay-TV gets one million new subscribers

Mexican pay-TV gets one million new subscribersSimilar figures haven't been reported in other Latin American countries, not even Brazil which has seen high pay-TV growth recently. Indeed, the increase in ...

Happiest Latin American Countries

Happiest Latin American CountriesUsing data acquired by the Gallup World Poll, 150 countries were ranked by happiness. Five Latin American countries were named in the top 25. The happiest ...

Happiest Countries In The World? Latin America Shows Most ...

Happiest Countries In The World? Latin America Shows Most ...According to a 156-nation survey by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network, titled the 2013 World Happiness Report, the happiest ...

Common Core standards will benefit military families

Common Core standards will benefit military familiesWill Common Core improve America's education system, benefit military families and make us more globally competitive? Send your views, 200 words or less, ...

Cars From the Start: Industrial Arts Education in America

Cars From the Start: Industrial Arts Education in AmericaIf you've sent a child off to elementary school at any time in the last 20 years, you know that educators diligently prepare every student for college from the minute ...

Back to School in America's National Parks

Back to School in America's National ParksStudents can learn about their country through educational materials that are ... “Bringing America's national parks into classrooms will help students build a ...

Dueling moral imperatives on education: Column

Dueling moral imperatives on education: Column"The moral imperative to improve education goes to the heart of the American Dream. We have a chance to shape the kind of future we leave behind for our ...

Bill Cosby in Birmingham for Saturday panel discussions on ...

Bill Cosby in Birmingham for Saturday panel discussions on ...The American education system is failing kids who drop out and walk away, he said, and children need to know that the civil rights movement never really ended ...

Florida college joins push for ties with China

Florida college joins push for ties with ChinaBroward College joins other American education institutions seeking to expand their efforts in China. "Institutions are realizing that in order to be a truly global ...

LULAC, Susana Martinez, Work to Promote Common Core State ...

LULAC, Susana Martinez, Work to Promote Common Core State ...The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), together with New Mexico ... LULAC and the New Mexico Department of Public Education will host a ...