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lunes, 14 de octubre de 2013

China's Gays and Lesbians Start To Fight For Rights In The Workplace

China's Gays and Lesbians Start To Fight For Rights In The Workplace - BEIJING — In China, questions over how to treat workers who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) has always been controversial.

YOUNG VOICES: US headed in right direction on LGBT rights

YOUNG VOICES: US headed in right direction on LGBT rights - A change in perspective might prove to be very healthy for the Catholic Church and catalytic in the LGBT civil rights movement. Comments of neutral acceptance ...

GLBTs are children of God too

GLBTs are children of God too - A while back, I was talking to my gay friend about Christian and LGBT relations. He told me of an incident where one of his gay friends stopped talking to him ...

WATCH: Transgender, Lesbian Students Crowned Homecoming ...

WATCH: Transgender, Lesbian Students Crowned Homecoming ... - He added, “I want to raise visibility of the LGBT community on campus. And I've never felt more accepted than I have here at UNI.” UNI reinstated the practice of ...

GLAAD: Men, women now represented more equally among gay ...

GLAAD: Men, women now represented more equally among gay ... - There will be 112 LGBT characters in regular or recurring roles on scripted television shows across the US in 2013-2014, and half are played by women, the Gay ...

EMU ranks top 100 for LGBT pride

EMU ranks top 100 for LGBT pride - Campus Pride, an organization dedicated to fostering LGBT-inclusive college campuses in the U.S., ranks Eastern Michigan University in the top 100 as one of ...

Guest columnist -- Remember legacy of 'discovery'

Guest columnist -- Remember legacy of 'discovery' - In many other countries in the American continent and in Spain, the historical ... becoming the oligarchy still prevalent in most of Latin America, while most of the ...

Venezuelan cultural exhibit to be mounted in Tehran

Venezuelan cultural exhibit to be mounted in Tehran - Iran previously hosted the first Venezuelan cultural festival in an attempt to introduce the culture and traditions of this Latin American country to Iranians.

European insurers look to expand in LatAm, but growth comes with ...

European insurers look to expand in LatAm, but growth comes with ... - Other Latin American countries are considerably smaller by comparison, although large and medium-sized Spanish companies are also attempting to grow in ...

Skilled for Life?: The Training Americans Need to Succeed

Skilled for Life?: The Training Americans Need to Succeed - In sum, America has a skills crisis of epic proportions. To address it, experts at OECD and the National Center for Education Statistics recommend exactly what's ...

Teach for America nurtures new stage of its work in urban education

Teach for America nurtures new stage of its work in urban education - John Dewey: "Education is not preparation for life. Education is life itself." Like many of the Teach for America teachers in Kansas City and elsewhere, Katie ...

Harvard students get wise to the ancient Chinese way to success

Harvard students get wise to the ancient Chinese way to success - Chinese philosophy's presence in American academe is also taking off," The Chronicle of Higher Education said. At Harvard, however, students appear to have ...

Ag education initiative seeks $2.24 million

Ag education initiative seeks $2.24 million - BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Future Farmers of America supporters plan to ask Idaho ... help maintain and improve the state's secondary agricultural education programs.

Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Oscar Hijuelos Dies at 62

Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Oscar Hijuelos Dies at 62 - One in four women are victims of domestic violence at some point in their lives, with 20 percent of women in Hispanic households suffering partner violence.

Advocates Target Latinos in ACA Enrollment Outreach

Advocates Target Latinos in ACA Enrollment Outreach - As a result, proponents of the Affordable Care Act in Texas are specifically targeting Latinos in their efforts to enroll people in a federal insurance marketplace ...

Latin America's 'bad boy' leaders enjoy high support, survey finds

Latin America's 'bad boy' leaders enjoy high support, survey finds - That's the result of a biannual survey of approval ratings for the leaders of the 19 largest countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. 

China's influence in Latin America is increasing

China's influence in Latin America is increasing - The Latin American countries want more independence from their two other main trading partners – the US and Europe. Many South American countries benefit ...

Use trade development to transfer technology, Africa urged

Use trade development to transfer technology, Africa urged - African countries have been encouraged to use technology transfer so as to add value to ... than South-North trade, except for the Latin America and Caribbean region. ... To enable countries to be able to benefit from South-South technological ...

America's poor education achievement is a policy choice

America's poor education achievement is a policy choice - That is, there's a strong correlation between poor education and poverty, and it ought to serve as a warning that the American faith in upward mobility may be ...

Mary Sanchez: America's poor education achievement is a policy ...

Mary Sanchez: America's poor education achievement is a policy ... - Tired of bemoaning the deplorable rankings of American students when their test scores are compared to their peers in other developed countries? Lighten up ...

Latino Business Owners Share Start-ups For Hispanic Heritage Month

Latino Business Owners Share Start-ups For Hispanic Heritage Month  - Savory dishes and rhythmic tunes are just some ways people across the nation are celebrating Hispanic Heritage month. More Latinos are making Chattanooga ...

A happy tale of two cities

A happy tale of two cities - America has too much poverty, and the country should ensure that prosperity becomes more widespread. I believe even more fervently in fighting the inequities ...

'Captain Phillips' torn from the headlines, but tells an old story

'Captain Phillips' torn from the headlines, but tells an old story - ... British director sees the story of an American ship captain's ordeal with Somali pirates as a timeless tale of poverty-stricken criminals and a run-in with the law.

March on Springfield speakers highlight broad coalition working for ...

March on Springfield speakers highlight broad coalition working for ... - LGBT organizations, families and faith leaders will be joined at the podium by ... Native American Transgender activist; Marquell Smith, African-American gay ..

WATCH: Many Voices Videos Spotlight Black LGBT Christians

WATCH: Many Voices Videos Spotlight Black LGBT Christians - Many Voices, a group working for LGBTQ rights from within black churches, has ... the presence of gay and transgender people in the black Christian community.