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lunes, 16 de septiembre de 2013

Porn industry to resume filming after HIV scare

Porn industry to resume filming after HIV scareThe adult-film industry will resume normal production of X-rated movies this week after four porn actors tested HIV-positive in the past three weeks, according to ...

New Health Insurance Briefing for LGBT Community

New Health Insurance Briefing for LGBT CommunityRemarks from the White House briefing on new coverage options for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community with the ...

LGBT Activist Cleve Jones to Speak At Keystone College

LGBT Activist Cleve Jones to Speak At Keystone CollegeLa Plume – Cleve Jones, noted LGBT civil rights icon and founder of the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt, will make a return visit to Keystone College on ...

Central Florida Organization Increases Awareness About Benefits of ...

Central Florida Organization Increases Awareness About Benefits of ...So far, 13 states in the nation have seen economic gains by opening their doors to the LGBT community, and more are on the way. But that hasn't stopped ...

We're not done yet. What's next in the fight for LGBT rights

We're not done yet. What's next in the fight for LGBT rightsA woman waves a rainbow flag after the Supreme Court ruled key portions of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional, at festivities outside the ...

Violent crime will go up if stop-and-frisk ends: Ray Kelly

Violent crime will go up if stop-and-frisk ends: Ray Kelly
... tactic as a form of “racial profiling” in poor black and Hispanic neighborhoods. ... “The stark reality is that violence is happening disproportionately in minority ...

30 Years of Tackling Hunger on a Bipartisan Basis Is in Danger of ...

30 Years of Tackling Hunger on a Bipartisan Basis Is in Danger of ...Every five years for the past three decades, members of Congress have been able to reach across the aisle and work together to tackle the pressing problem of ...

Latin America's Female Leadership Paradox

Latin America's Female Leadership ParadoxBUENOS AIRES — Female cabinet ministers in Latin America are few and far ... most advanced with regards to education levels, and Argentina, where there are ...

More investment in infrastructure, education and social inclusion are ...

More investment in infrastructure, education and social inclusion are ...In spite of positive economic growth in recent years, the average level of education among Latin Americans has not improved nearly enough, noted Ernesto Talvi ...

Are Women in Costa Rica Better Educated Than Men?

Are Women in Costa Rica Better Educated Than Men?One of the goals behind Costa Rica's new country branding campaign is to showcase the high level of education of her people insofar as Latin America is ...

A parade to independence season

A parade to independence seasonIn the same way that the United States celebrates the Fourth of July, Mexico and several Latin American countries observe their independence during the month ...

Hispanic Heritage Month begins on campus

Hispanic Heritage Month begins on campus“So that people appreciate that Latin America is not just Mexico — it's also close to 20 other Latin American countries in South America and Central America and ...

Venezuela rejects US criticism of anti-drug efforts

Venezuela rejects US criticism of anti-drug efforts
... said the South American country had “failed demonstrably” for a fifth year running. ... Drug enforcement experts say Venezuela's location on South America's ...

Local African-American males speak out

Local African-American males speak outAs African-American males in Arizona, we are stunned though not altogether surprised at the bold assumptions, presumptions, and downright racist stereotypes ...

Rising overseas adoptions -- for black American children

Rising overseas adoptions -- for black American childrenElisa van Meurs grew up with a Polish au pair, speaks fluent Dutch and English and loves horseback riding -- her favorite horse is called Kiki but she ...

High Oscar hopes for black filmmakers and actors

High Oscar hopes for black filmmakers and actors"They have knocked the ball out of the park in Toronto," says Gil Robertson, president of the African American Film Critics Association. "This is shaping up to be ...

Afro-latinos, A Gateway To The Multicultural Market

Afro-latinos, A Gateway To The Multicultural MarketThe Afro-Latina actress from the smash-hit series Suits, Gina Torres, goes to the Alma Awards – an event that recognize the best American Latino contributions ...

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 significant change from June's 13.7 percent unemployment rate – and substantially ...

Vote count continues in Democratic primary for New York City mayor

Vote count continues in Democratic primary for New York City mayorRunner-up Bill Thompson was in Harlem Sunday morning for the 12th annual African American Day Parade breakfast. De Blasio got about 40 percent of the ...

African American women has less chance of getting HPV vaccine ...

African American women has less chance of getting HPV vaccine ...HPV is a sexually transmitted infection which is associated with cervical cancer. HPV virus decreases the risk of cervical cancer. A recent study reveals that ...

Beauty lesson

Beauty lessonCurrently running at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, the photographic exhibit Posing Beauty in African-American Culture takes a look at the evolution of clothing and ...

Black-on-white crime in America

Black-on-white crime in AmericaWhen Daniel Patrick Moynihan zeroed in on the disintegration of the nuclear family as the root cause of African-American poverty and crime in the mid-1960s, ...

Emory Announces Grant For Research on African American ...

Emory Announces Grant For Research on African American ...Collections of personal papers documenting African American women writers, musicians and artists held by Emory University's Manuscript, Archives and Rare ...

African-American Democrats in effort to turn black voters off Spitzer ...

African-American Democrats in effort to turn black voters off Spitzer ...Leading black Democrats, worried by polls showing that African-American voters strongly favor disgraced former Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the primary for city ...

Latam's cash transfer programs have proven more effective in .

Latam's cash transfer programs have proven more effective in .The report, Social policies to reduce inequality and poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean, by Leonardo Gasparini and Guillermo Cruces, reviews regional