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miércoles, 30 de octubre de 2013

In epidemic of campus sex crimes, LGBT cases often overlooked

In epidemic of campus sex crimes, LGBT cases often overlooked - "We've made LGBT people invisible in this country for decades," said Sharon Stapel, the executive director of the New York City Anti-Violence Project, ...

LGBT today: Gay couple kicked out of cab for kissing

LGBT today: Gay couple kicked out of cab for kissing - Steven White and Matthew McCrea kissed in a Chicago cab are suing the cab company for discrimination after, they alleged, the driver kicked them out.

Philadelphia now one of the most LGBT-inclusive cities in the world

Philadelphia now one of the most LGBT-inclusive cities in the world - Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, speaking to NBC affiliate WCAU, after signing new legislation that will make his city one of the most LGBT-friendly in the ...

Springfield marriage equality rally sets new video streaming record

Springfield marriage equality rally sets new video streaming record - The March on Springfield for Marriage Equality set a record as the largest ever LGBT focused rally or lobby day in Springfield, Illinois, with an ...

Retro Gaymer: Tony Hawk Underground

Retro Gaymer: Tony Hawk Underground - Whilst it is one of the few sports to have openly LGBT pros in it, the MTV advert from 2007 (below) proved that 'gay' and 'skating' can be used easily in the same ...

Christians and LGBT people

Christians and LGBT people - For example, every time LGBT people are honored for their good doings, a so-called “believer” will say something about that person's character that would ...

American LGBT Leaders Head to Israel

American LGBT Leaders Head to Israel - American LGBT leaders from advocacy organizations, government and academia visited the Gay Center, owned and operated by the city of Tel Aviv. “None of us ...

Inflation slowing across most of Latin America

Inflation slowing across most of Latin America - Inflation has slowed in most of Latin America in recent months, having picked up in several countries in the early part of this year, and... This news article is one ...

World must focus on younger girls to eradicate teen pregnancy -report

World must focus on younger girls to eradicate teen pregnancy -report - “Latin America is the only region in the world where the majority of pregnancies happen outside of marriage,” Laski said. “In other countries it happens within ...

Women Gradually Gaining Power and Influence in Latin America ...

Women Gradually Gaining Power and Influence in Latin America ... - The study ranked twenty countries across Latin America and the Caribbean in terms of security and stability, business climate, access to finance, capacity and ...

Latin America: Report from the II Continental Summit on Indigenous ...

Latin America: Report from the II Continental Summit on Indigenous ... - Primarily indigenous media makers from various countries in Latin America attended the summit to share their ideas and experiences. There were those that are ...

Guatemala among top global reformers in World Bank's Doing ...

Guatemala among top global reformers in World Bank's Doing ... - The Central American country was the only nation from Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) to make it into the Doing Business 2014's top reformers list.

Latin America Rejects the Extractive Model in the Streets

Latin America Rejects the Extractive Model in the Streets - Peru and Chile are the countries with the most mining conflicts in Latin America. Jaime Borda from the Muqui Sur Network of Peru cautions that worldwide ...

Pope Francis Is World's Most Powerful Latino, According To Forbes

Pope Francis Is World's Most Powerful Latino, According To Forbes - Pope Francis is the fourth most powerful person in the world, and the most powerful Latino, according to Forbes' annual 'Most Powerful in the World' rankings.

Fate Of New York Stop-And-Frisk Ruling In Hands Of Appeals Judges

Fate Of New York Stop-And-Frisk Ruling In Hands Of Appeals Judges - ... sometimes violate the constitution when they stop and frisk people has made ... of tens of thousands of people by wrongly targeting black and Hispanic men.

Bibles and Badges Receives Two Thumbs Up From Mexican ..

Bibles and Badges Receives Two Thumbs Up From Mexican .. - Most people should know by now that fixing the broken immigration system is a ... After Republicans struggled to attract Latino votes in the last presidential ...

Latino Victims of Sandy Neglected: Hispanic Group Launches ...

Latino Victims of Sandy Neglected: Hispanic Group Launches ... - The other part of it was making the people whole who may have been impacted by this omission." Latino victims have in some cases been the hardest hit by ...

Cuba's Tower of Babel gives free medical education

Cuba's Tower of Babel gives free medical education - Cuba's Tower of Babel gives free medical education ... 18-year-old Merady Gomez of Honduras told AFP at the Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM).

How to grow Latin America's middle class

How to grow Latin America's middle class - Mass protests that roiled several countries in Latin America over the summer and ... protests of 2011 have evolved to encompass issues well beyond education...

Competition in American Education

Competition in American Education - In this Age of Information and cognitive or “knowledge workers,” America is suffering from a debilitating education deficit. Education is directly related to the ...

PEARSON PLC : Pearson Warns On Profit

PEARSON PLC : Pearson Warns On Profit - Pearson, which generates about 60% of its revenue in North America, said its fiscal ... as a "resilient" performance from FT Group and North American education.

Kristof: Congress should focus on early education plans

Kristof: Congress should focus on early education plans - "There's this magical opportunity" now to get a national early education program in America, Education Secretary Arne Duncan told me. He says he's optimistic ...

Study: A Bleak Health Outlook for Young Pittsburgh Lesbians and ...

Study: A Bleak Health Outlook for Young Pittsburgh Lesbians and ... - It's well known in the LGBT public health community that there are higher rates ...African American youth have been exposed to racism ... from a very young age ...

The Lab: research from UCR and the UC system

The Lab: research from UCR and the UC system - The money will be used to research the efficacy of PROGAVIAO, a UN-funded program designed to alleviate rural poverty in Latin America, with a focus on Brazil ...

Students should embrace campus diversity

Students should embrace campus diversity - Black History Month, Gay and Lesbian Pride Month, Coming Out Day and National Hispanic Heritage Month are just a few of the select holidays promoting a ...