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lunes, 28 de octubre de 2013

NBC to Develop First Network Show Ever To Focus on Lesbian ...

NBC to Develop First Network Show Ever To Focus on Lesbian ... - The inspiring news comes just two weeks after two GLAAD studies revealed the dismal state of LGBT plotlines and characters on television, reporting that only 4 ...

'I always wanted to become a girl'

'I always wanted to become a girl' - APRIL Fitchett, 23, is a transgender person who recently spoke out about hate crime after Stonewall reported that many LGBT people were at risk of violent ...

Australian Parliament committee releases intersex rights report

Australian Parliament committee releases intersex rights report - Some intersex people are also LGBT and see themselves as part of a wider LGBTI community while others are heterosexual. The committee found that medical ...

Anti-bullying law could accidently 'out' LGBT kids, Utah advocates say

Anti-bullying law could accidently 'out' LGBT kids, Utah advocates say - Between 30 percent and 42 percent of homeless youth in Utah are LGBT, according to research by the organization. "The numbers tell us ... kids are being ...

Vogue is the new Vogue

Vogue is the new Vogue - However, the LGBT and black communities have not seemed to have received similar present-day appropriations by other heterosexual white artists such as ...

Hundreds Turn Out to Support Same-Sex Marriage in Vietnam

Hundreds Turn Out to Support Same-Sex Marriage in Vietnam - The event was part of the “Toi Dong Y” festival, which translates as “I do,” or “I agree”, organized by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LGBT) groups across ...

Mich. town approves LGBT rights law, may push state to do the same

Mich. town approves LGBT rights law, may push state to do the same - Suburban Lansing officials have voted to extend civil rights protection to gay people, and they're debating whether to ask Michigan ...

We've Seen the Latino Leader. The Latino Leader is Us.

We've Seen the Latino Leader. The Latino Leader is Us. - It makes sense that when those same people were asked “who is the most important Latino leader in the country today?” 62% said they didn't know. Image.

Taking pride in Hispanic culture

Taking pride in Hispanic culture - The spicy, smoky smell of homemade tamales and the persistent thumping beat of Latin music mixed in the air over the Community Maritime Park as people ...

Maine gov begins trade trip to Mexico, Colombia

Maine gov begins trade trip to Mexico, Colombia - ... is aiming to promote the state's business and educational opportunities and create links between companies in Maine and the two Latin American nations.

Planned Parenthood: American Academy of Pediatrics ...

Planned Parenthood: American Academy of Pediatrics ... - Planned Parenthood: American Academy of Pediatrics Announcement Supporting Increased Teen Access to Sex Education, Condoms Is an Important ...

The truth is, public schools work well for most students

The truth is, public schools work well for most students - Still, America's education system has one overriding and growing challenge: poverty. Nearly a quarter of America's children live in poverty, the highest of any ...

Common Core could transform American education if implemented ...

Common Core could transform American education if implemented ... - If you are a parent of a school-age child, you may have heard of the “Common Core,” an ambitious set of learning standards adopted by 45 states, including ...

Bolivia has 12 countries on board with Túpac Katari frequency ...

Bolivia has 12 countries on board with Túpac Katari frequency ... - Bolivia has successfully completed negotiations with 12 countries regarding the ... Including news and insight from South America, Central America and the ...

Ansari launches Indian Chambers of Commerce in Peru

Ansari launches Indian Chambers of Commerce in Peru - Mineral-rich Peru is the fastest growing country in Latin America. The two countries also plan to sign four agreements including one in the field of education and ...

Will A New Mexican Tax Cause Soft Drink and Snack Sales to Fizzle?

Will A New Mexican Tax Cause Soft Drink and Snack Sales to Fizzle?  - For 2012, Mexico was one of the countries with the largest unit case volume, where unit case volume growth was 4% for the year . Coke's Latin American ...

Higgins praises participation of women in Costa Rican politics

Higgins praises participation of women in Costa Rican politics - ... since arriving in the Central American state on his tour of Latin America. ... the recent agreement between an association of Central American countries and ...

Brazil to produce measles/rubella vaccine for poor countries

Brazil to produce measles/rubella vaccine for poor countries - Brazil to produce measles/rubella vaccine for poor countries ... new measles/rubella vaccine to supply developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Marijuana Legalization Should Be a Success in Uruguay, But It ...

Marijuana Legalization Should Be a Success in Uruguay, But It ... - With 3 million inhabitants, it is the smallest Latin American country by population and is home to a scant 25,000 habitual marijuana users. These factors set ...

'Asia way behind in protecting domestic workers' rights'

'Asia way behind in protecting domestic workers' rights' - ... more than 25 countries have improved legal protection for domestic workers, especially in Latin America, but Asia's record is dismal, with only the Philippines ...

Argentina offers cooperation to Pakistan in energy sector

Argentina offers cooperation to Pakistan in energy sector - Similarly, with Argentinean cooperation, Pakistan can boost its pharmaceutical industry to export medicines, especially for hepatitis to countries of South America ...

Let small businesses in Latin America prosper

Let small businesses in Latin America prosper - The first step is to make it possible for Latin American SMEs to get ... but 70 percent of SMEs in developing countries do not own the land ...

US, Europe firms still feeling emerging market drag

US, Europe firms still feeling emerging market drag - Unilever is a prime example, but other companies are expected to report emerging difficulties in Asia, Latin America, Africa and other emerging countries.

Declining black, Latino admissions to NYC's specialized schools ...

Declining black, Latino admissions to NYC's specialized schools ... - The number of black and Latino students at the city's elite specialized high schools has dropped over the last five years, but the next mayor could start to reverse ...

Op-ed: LGBT Kids In The Bible Belt Need Our Help

Op-ed: LGBT Kids In The Bible Belt Need Our Help - Sixty percent of the homeless LGBT people he serves are African-American. He attributes the high number of African-American LGBT youth to the pressure in ...