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martes, 5 de noviembre de 2013

Alabama Republican: LGBT people 'need to go back to California or ...

Alabama Republican: LGBT people 'need to go back to California or ... - A Republican congressional candidate from Alabama said that LGBT people in his state don't belong there and should “go back to California or Vermont or ...

Senate Advances Landmark Protections for LGBT Workers

Senate Advances Landmark Protections for LGBT Workers - The U.S. Senate has voted to advance a landmark bill banning workplace discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation. Seven Republicans ...

Malaysia no place for LGBT rights, religious freedom, says Islamist ...

Malaysia no place for LGBT rights, religious freedom, says Islamist ... - The Malaysian Armed Forces is studying reports on alleged spying of military information and will determine whether it can affect the country's sovereignty or not.

Masked thugs invade Russian LGBT activist meeting, one victim ...

Masked thugs invade Russian LGBT activist meeting, one victim ... - Using baseball bats and air-pellet guns, a group of masked thugs forced their way into a meeting of LGBT equality rights ...

Plan for Washington DC national LGBT museum

Plan for Washington DC national LGBT museum - A group of philanthropists hopes to open a museum for LGBT people's stories in Washington DC by 2018 and hopes to raise $50 million to $100 million towards ...

In first speech since stroke, Sen. Mark Kirk advocates for LGBT anti ...

In first speech since stroke, Sen. Mark Kirk advocates for LGBT anti ... - Washington (CNN) - A Republican senator who suffered a debilitating stroke nearly two years ago spoke Monday on the Senate floor for the time since returning ...

Latin Recording Academy Will Honor Miguel Bosé As Person Of The ...

Latin Recording Academy Will Honor Miguel Bosé As Person Of The ... - During the 14th Annual Latin Grammy Awards next month, the Latin Recording Academy will honor Miguel Bosé as 2013's Person of the Year for his artistic ...

Gay and Latin

Gay and Latin - Like many young men who live in Miami-Dade County, Suarez is Latino. He's also gay and not out to his parents. An estimated 1.4 million Latino/a adults identify ...

Notary law changes focus on regulations, Latino needs

Notary law changes focus on regulations, Latino needs - The American version is a person who attests to the identity of people signing documents. The Latino version is a lawyer who has undergone extensive training ...

Latinos at increased risk for health issues due to chemical exposure

Latinos at increased risk for health issues due to chemical exposure - All people are at risk for negative health consequences related to chemical exposure, but within the Latino community there is a rising risk of premature birth, ...

Demographic shift: Compton's new Latino majority

Demographic shift: Compton's new Latino majority - About 65 percent of the people in the city of less than 100,000 are Hispanic and only 35 percent are black, according to the 2010 Census. Some say Hispanics ...

Hidden In The Suburbs: America's New Poor

Hidden In The Suburbs: America's New Poor - Elizabeth Kneebone recently co-authored a book, “Confronting Suburban Poverty in America.” “Suburbs have been growing faster than cities in our major metro ...

Poverty in America is mainstream

Poverty in America is mainstream - Poverty is a result of failings at economic and political levels rather than individual shortcomings. Few topics in American society have more myths and ...

46% of All Workers are in Poverty?

46% of All Workers are in Poverty? - The Social Security Administration has put out a report on income in America. ... the cut off for availability is equal to 138% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL).

Fight poverty to fix S.C. schools

Fight poverty to fix S.C. schools - This same failure is repeated by increasing our commitments to Teach for America, which places uncertified and inexperienced teachers with high-poverty ...

Latin America Is Losing Qualified Young Workers To OECD Countries

Latin America Is Losing Qualified Young Workers To OECD Countries - Latin America has become an attaractive destination for educated youth from European countries in deep economic crisis, like Spain, which suffers from 26 ...

ECLAC - Economic Commission for Latin America and : "Access to ...

ECLAC - Economic Commission for Latin America and : "Access to ... - Access to quality energy services is a vital factor in reducing poverty and improving the environmental conditions for the most socially vulnerable groups, ...

Apollo Group Examines College and Career Readiness in America

Apollo Group Examines College and Career Readiness in America - We must find radical, innovative ways to encourage and prepare these tens of millions of Americans to seek relevant higher education and skills training, so they ...

Educational reform movement misguided, argues Diane Ravitch

Educational reform movement misguided, argues Diane Ravitch - The movement to reform the American education system is realizing the opposite of what it intends to do, Diane Ravitch, former U.S. Assistant Secretary of ...

Congressman on Campus

Congressman on Campus - He said that when it comes to upgrading America's education outcomes, investing early, from healthcare to education, gives an inimitable payoff to the taxpayer ...

How to Foster the Latino Entrepreneurial Spirit

How to Foster the Latino Entrepreneurial Spirit - “Manos Accelerator” believe that Latinos need help to create a new robust generation of Latino entrepreneurs with programs that provides “hands-on” education...

Southern California McDonald's Restaurants Help Inspire ...

Southern California McDonald's Restaurants Help Inspire ... - LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. (LNESC) was established in 1973 by the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) to provide ...

Non-Hispanic students sweep statewide contest

Non-Hispanic students sweep statewide contest - What may be surprising is the winning essayists are not Hispanic. “I think people were maybe surprised at first (that non-Hispanics won), but looking at it from our ...

New Latino Channel for Young People Thinks All Latinos Look the ...

New Latino Channel for Young People Thinks All Latinos Look the ... - Early reports suggested that the channel was for Latino millennials only, but an entire network created around only our ethnic identity painted a one-dimensional ...

Over 200 People Attend Local Race to Fight Poverty

Over 200 People Attend Local Race to Fight Poverty - They had spent twenty-days days, back in 2010, living in a tent city in Haiti on one dollar a day, trying to get a deeper understanding of what living in poverty was ...