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jueves, 3 de octubre de 2013

"Niagara is becoming a more and more accepting place": Pride .

"Niagara is becoming a more and more accepting place": Pride . - De Divitiis said the event provides a venue for LGBT-friendly businesses and ... “We're extremely supportive of the LGBT community and its efforts to reach out to ...

LGBT community on the fast track to normality and privilege

LGBT community on the fast track to normality and privilege - hero John Speer of Philadelphia carries a rainbow flag to Love Park in Philadelphia on Thursday for an announcement from state reps. Brian Sims and Steve ...

Commercial Success for LGBT Community

Commercial Success for LGBT Community - The advertising world can be cruel and ruthless — just ask Guido Barilla. The chairman of the Italian pasta company Barilla came under fire after he declared he ...

50 Cent Embraces The LGBT Community

50 Cent Embraces The LGBT Community - As hip-hop has long struggled to sustain a relationship with the LGBT community, 50 cent now takes yet another step towards closing the gap. Explaining that ...

University positively promotes LGBT visibility with Chalk the Quad

University positively promotes LGBT visibility with Chalk the Quad - With Coming Out Month beginning this week, Syracuse University is proving to be the LGBT friendly school it has been identified as in national rankings.

Tell your story

Tell your story - We have these rights because of the tireless, often behind the scenes work of countless men and women and crucially, because LGBT people have shared their ...

Paraguay comes in from the cold after post-coup isolation

Paraguay comes in from the cold after post-coup isolation - ASUNCION - Paraguay is emerging stronger from diplomatic isolation, slapped on the landlocked country by Latin American neighbors ...

GCC accounts for nearly 50% remittance to South Asia and Mena

GCC accounts for nearly 50% remittance to South Asia and Mena - United States emerged as the top source of remittance to Latin American countries contributing 71 per cent of money remitted there as Russia became major ...

First Look: "Breaking Bad" Being Remade for Latin American ...

First Look: "Breaking Bad" Being Remade for Latin American ... - First Look: "Breaking Bad" Being Remade for Latin American Audiences ... that the show is incredibly popular in the US, but unknown in many other countries.

US, Mexico near deal on anti-drug aid

US, Mexico near deal on anti-drug aid - The controversial deal sent $5 million and the U.S. military to the Latin American country, but critics argue it did little to halt the country's cocaine industry.

Latin America tries out the UN Arms Trade Treaty

Latin America tries out the UN Arms Trade Treaty - And Latin America had some prominent abstentions as well: Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador and Venezuela. These countries have protested the treaty, stating that it ...

Latin America becoming fertile ground for online university courses

Latin America becoming fertile ground for online university courses - “Approximately 10 percent of the 1.3 million people on the edX platform come from Latin American countries,” Dan O'Connell, a spokesman for edX, wrote in an ...

Latin American production drops 1% Jan/July 2013

Latin American production drops 1% Jan/July 2013 - In January/July 2013, every country in Latin America and the Caribbean –with the exception of Argentina and the Dominican Republic – showed a deficit in the ...

Honor The Contributions Of Latin America During National Hispanic ...

Honor The Contributions Of Latin America During National Hispanic ... - Despite the longstanding relationship between the U.S. and Latin American countries, it wasn't until the 1960s that National Hispanic Heritage Month was .

Why Uruguay Is Latin America's Marijuana Reform Laboratory

Why Uruguay Is Latin America's Marijuana Reform Laboratory - Even so, the question is why such a tiny country came to have such a large influence not just in South America but in this hemisphere. So I asked Uruguayan ...

Small Country Joining FATCA Is A Big Deal For The US

Small Country Joining FATCA Is A Big Deal For The US - Other Latin American countries Belize and Costa Rica have been classed as tax havens for US taxpayers by the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and ...

Rio de Janeiro's mayor dreams of making his city South America's ...

Rio de Janeiro's mayor dreams of making his city South America's ... - Rio de Janeiro's mayor dreams of making his city South America's answer to ... The country is on track to make 100 feature films this year, up from 30 in 2003, ...

Latin American Lodging Supply to Increase by 65 Percent ...

Latin American Lodging Supply to Increase by 65 Percent ... - Combined, these countries account for nearly 70 percent of the total population in Latin America (excluding the Caribbean) and approximately 75 percent of the ...

Latin America Lags in Property Rights Index

Latin America Lags in Property Rights Index - As a region, Latin America ranks ahead of only Africa — out of seven regions ... in the worst 10 countries in the world and tied for 127th with Libya and Burundi.

San Francisco may open Latin America office for business ...

San Francisco may open Latin America office for business ... - As it works to get funding in place for LatinSF, San Francisco officials are also thinking about which Latin American country would be the best host for the office.

Academic Partnerships Chosen to Bring Premier Peruvian ...

Academic Partnerships Chosen to Bring Premier Peruvian ... - "Like other areas in Latin America, Peru has seen an increased demand for higher education," said AP Chairman and CEO Randy Best. "We are delighted to ...

Now is the time for attention to LGBT domestic violence in people of ...

Now is the time for attention to LGBT domestic violence in people of ... - October is Domestic Awareness Month, and within lesbian, gay, bisexual, ... However, with violence associated with young black males, the protocol and ...

First Marine wounded in Iraq discusses being openly gay at UNL event

First Marine wounded in Iraq discusses being openly gay at UNL event - “Though people may say derogatory things, I am not a bad person,” Alva said. “I am someone who almost lost his life. I'm gay. I am a Hispanic. I am disabled ...

How a grandmom became a face of HIV in Philly's Latino community

How a grandmom became a face of HIV in Philly's Latino community - The campaign sets out to recast what it means to be Latino and HIV positive or gay in North Philadelphia. Elicia Gonzales, Galaei's executive director, says the ...

Report: 1.4 million Latino adults identify as LGBT

Report: 1.4 million Latino adults identify as LGBT - A new report by the UCLA Williams Institute found that an estimated 1.4 million – or 4.3 percent – of U.S. Hispanic adults consider themselves lesbian, gay...