WebDesktop - Smartphones - Tablets   | Las Américas | Keeping up-to-date on social exclusion worldwide | REVISTAS DE PRENSA : Poverty | Afro-Americans | Latinoamérica | Inequality | Education | LGBT | NON-PROFIT initiative : Nuestra misión es proporcionar la mejor información sobre la exclusión social en todo el mundo || Raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion

Buscar este blog



Tags about global social exclusion | Las américas

martes, 22 de octubre de 2013

Report: One Million African-Americans Identify As LGBT

Report: One Million African-Americans Identify As LGBT - Another significant finding was that many African-American LGBT individuals live in ...LGBT African-American parents and their children evidence significant ...

Record number of LGBT candidates in 2013 races

Record number of LGBT candidates in 2013 races - The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund on Tuesday named 10 openly LGBT candidates as part of its annual “Races to Watch” list after endorsing a total of 85 LGBT ...

Let's ensure fairness in the workplace

Let's ensure fairness in the workplace - It would provide LGBT workers with basic protections against workplace discrimination nationwide, something that most Americans agree with, regardless of ...

Major League Baseball Stands Up for LGBT Youth

Major League Baseball Stands Up for LGBT Youth - Millions of Americans wear purple on that day every year to show that they are against bullying and show support for LGBT youth. The day was conceived in ...

Russia Delays Passage Of Bill That Would Remove Children Of ...

Russia Delays Passage Of Bill That Would Remove Children Of ... - A proposed bill that would further solidify Russia's crackdown on its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) citizens has been recalled for revision ...

BYU LGBT students offer advice for overcoming depression

BYU LGBT students offer advice for overcoming depression - Nationally, LGBT individuals are twice as likely to attempt or have attempted suicide during grades 7 through 12 as straight peers, according to the Center for ...

Antonio Simoes heads LGBT business list

Antonio Simoes heads LGBT business list - Suki Sandhu, founder and chief executive of OUTstanding in Business, set up as the voice of LGBT executives, said: “We want to shine a light on those ...

Marijuana acceptance varies across hemisphere

Marijuana acceptance varies across hemisphere - By contrast, he said, elected officials in Latin American countries are talking more about pot legalization, while most people oppose the idea. Uruguay is ...

"Window is narrowing" for sustainable and inclusive growth in LatAm ...

"Window is narrowing" for sustainable and inclusive growth in LatAm ... - "Latin America's production structure is more sensitive to logistics than that of the OECD countries. The share of time-sensitive exports in Latin America is three ...

Report: Chinese Censorship Expanding Abroad

Report: Chinese Censorship Expanding Abroad -The report also looks at Chinese influence in overseas Chinese media as well as in developing countries across Southeast and South Asia, Latin America and ...

13th ALIDA meeting reviews cotton growth in Latin America

13th ALIDA meeting reviews cotton growth in Latin America - Cotton sector representatives from the Latin American country of Paraguay presented the current situation cotton in the country and the prospects for current crop ...

All Latin American countries spied on by US: Greenwald

All Latin American countries spied on by US: Greenwald - MIAMI (AFP) - Glenn Greenwald, the former Guardian reporter who broke many of the recent stories about secret US surveillance programmes, has claimed that ...

How Miami became a business education hub

How Miami became a business education hub - Now Mizrahi is embarking on new ventures across Latin America, beginning in Panama ... parts of the Americas, into a global hotspot for executive education.

Film shows what it means to be 'American Teacher'

Film shows what it means to be 'American Teacher' - “American Teacher” follows four teachers from across the United States and their time as educators. Interwoven with expert opinions, other education ...

Why America Continues To Lag The World In Education, Workforce ...

Why America Continues To Lag The World In Education, Workforce ... - The American education system seems to be in perpetual crisis. Despite nearly 15 years of education reform – and the introduction of an array of tests, ...

What I'm reading: America's relevant skill shortage

What I'm reading: America's relevant skill shortage - “For a long time, 'because the American people were the most educated in the world, they were in the best position to invent, be entrepreneurial, and produce ...

Are American public-school teachers good enough?

Are American public-school teachers good enough? - Keller wrote, "Of all the competing claims on America's education dollar — more technology, smaller classes, universal prekindergarten, school choice — the ...

Common Core would make any communist regime proud

Common Core would make any communist regime proud - Centralized control of America's education system is of paramount importance to these lawless degenerates. The problem they face here in the United States is ...

How Women of Color Are Disproportionately Impacted By Domestic ...

How Women of Color Are Disproportionately Impacted By Domestic ... - October marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month, an effort to bring more ... The National Institute of Justice also found that Hispanic women “are more likely ...

UWSP professor named Outstanding Woman of Color

UWSP professor named Outstanding Woman of Color - I would like to dedicate the honor of the Women of Color Award in Education to all my fellow Latino sisters and encourage all diverse women in college to work ...

HACU's premier conference on Hispanic higher education to ...

HACU's premier conference on Hispanic higher education to ... - The International Plenary: "Successful International Education Partnerships in Latin America," moderated by Sue Henderson, Ph.D., president of New Jersey ...

Life expectancy in America rivals Third World

Life expectancy in America rivals Third World - Since the economic crash of September 2008, poverty has increased considerably among Americans. The number of Americans receiving food stamps has ...

Haiti - Social : Establishment of 6 literacy classes in the town of

Haiti - Social : Establishment of 6 literacy classes in the town of - Haiti - Social : Establishment of 6 literacy classes in the town of Dame-Marie ... to support the Haitian people in the fight against illiteracy and extreme poverty.

Economist to Study Effectiveness of Rural Poverty Program in Brazil

Economist to Study Effectiveness of Rural Poverty Program in Brazil - “These programs have been credited with making a significant impact on poverty and inequality in Latin America in the past decade,” said Helfand, who teaches ...

Cory Booker's Fight to End Homophobia

Cory Booker's Fight to End Homophobia - Couple that history with the role that strict biblical interpretation plays among some black Christians, and you have a situation where somehow gay people are ...