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domingo, 10 de noviembre de 2013

New era for gay veterans as military reaches out

New era for gay veterans as military reaches out - The goal, said VA psychologist Stephen Rao, who is helping to oversee the effort in San Francisco, is to "really branch out to the LGBT community, to let them ...

Donald Trump 'evolving' on issue of gay rights

Donald Trump 'evolving' on issue of gay rights - Donald Trump described himself as “evolving” on the issue of LGBT rights Saturday in an interview in Russia with openly gay MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts.

Out Now Business Class hosts masterclass in LGBT tourism at ...

Out Now Business Class hosts masterclass in LGBT tourism at ... - The class, led by Out Now's founder Ian Johnson, explored the question of whether LGBT people constitute a market of their own in the global tourism industry, ...

Binational LGBTQ Families and Their Inclusion in Immigration Reform

Binational LGBTQ Families and Their Inclusion in Immigration Reform - Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) organizations who seek immigration equality (Immigration Equality, The DOMA Project and Advocacy at the ...

Transgender and gender nonconformity:

Transgender and gender nonconformity: - It refers to an unexpected cultural change that has emerged in the last two decades in the mainstream as well as the LGBT community. Increasingly, children and ...

Serbia improved in human rights protection

Serbia improved in human rights protection - However, the problem of the LGBT community should not be viewed solely through the Pride Parade, but in a broader sense, concerning the protection of their ...

Hillary Clinton hails Latino efforts, urges immigration overhaul

Hillary Clinton hails Latino efforts, urges immigration overhaul - The event was attended by Latino leaders from across the nation, including three ... “That people-to-people connection, there's no substitute for it and you are ...

Virtual Kidnapping Ring Targeting Immigrants Broken Up In San ...

Virtual Kidnapping Ring Targeting Immigrants Broken Up In San ... - "Virtual kidnapping" is a common scam in Latin America, especially in Mexico, Brazil and Guatemala, where high crime rates lead people to be more likely ...

Bill de Blasio, other NY leaders meet in Puerto Rico for Latino ...

Bill de Blasio, other NY leaders meet in Puerto Rico for Latino ... - "Most of the people at the end of the day come to make the deals they think ... and that means a strong Latino representation," he said, stressing that it did not ...

How to not win Latino votes

How to not win Latino votes - Meanwhile, the Obama administration deports millions of people, most of them Latino. Amazingly, Democrats get away with it, as evidenced by public opinion ...

Unemployment Rate Ticks Up to 7.3%, Latino Unemployment Rate ...

Unemployment Rate Ticks Up to 7.3%, Latino Unemployment Rate ... - The majority of new jobs came from the leisure and hospitality sector, that added 53,000 new jobs while retailers hired 44,000 people. The Latino unemployment ...

Reflejos awards honor those who serve Latinos

Reflejos awards honor those who serve Latinos - She was one of dozens of people and organizations from the suburbs who ... of Reflejos, the Daily Herald's publication for the suburban Latino community.

Andy Lopez Killing Exposes Rift in Sonoma County Community

Andy Lopez Killing Exposes Rift in Sonoma County Community - He says the Lopez killing “breached the peace” for Latino residents. “You know there are very good people and leaders on the white community side, there's no ...

Haiti anti-government protest turns violent

Haiti anti-government protest turns violent - Haiti has seen a wave of anti-government protests over the past month, with demonstrators accusing Martelly of failing to ease poverty and unemployment and ...

US to help boost Haiti's education system

US to help boost Haiti's education system - Port-au-Prince.– The U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, has just returned from a three-day visit to Haiti where he unveiled a multi-million dollar grant that ...

Jack Whitehall to star in Bad Education USA

Jack Whitehall to star in Bad Education USA - Bad Education, BBC Three's hit sitcom set in a failing school and focusing on a young teacher with many obvious shortcomings, is to be re-made in America.

Americans lack competitive skills

Americans lack competitive skills - It is a paradox that conservative right-wingers complain about America's educational shortfalls, but reject the proven conceptual improvements of Common Core ...

One Size Really Doesn't Fit All

One Size Really Doesn't Fit All - This promise has become a symbol for millions of Americans who have lost their health ... its reach into an area that affects every family in America: education.

Southern California McDonald's Restaurants Help Inspire ...

Southern California McDonald's Restaurants Help Inspire ... - Reaching Hispanic high school students in a way that inspires them to take action to pursue a college education ...

Laura Ingraham Finds Something Else To Blame On Immigrants

Laura Ingraham Finds Something Else To Blame On Immigrants - On her radio show, Fox News contributor Laura Ingraham blamed immigrants, specifically Latino and Asian immigrants, for California's high alternative poverty ...

Is Online Learning Transforming Education?

Is Online Learning Transforming Education? - While Packard writes about the US, his arguments also hold true in Latin America. As he said to me in a recent interview, "In South America, online education ...

Barack Obama is America's poverty President, says Catholic leader

Barack Obama is America's poverty President, says Catholic leader - With nearly 50 million Americans in poverty, Barack Obama has become the Poverty President," said Burch. According to political strategist Michael Baker, the ...

Compassion lacking in 1 percent

Compassion lacking in 1 percent - Fifteen percent of our population, or 46.5 million Americans, live in poverty. For these folks, the “American Dream” resembles a nightmare. Our education system ...

Profits and poverty are growing in a divided America

Profits and poverty are growing in a divided America - Last week, as the stock market reached record highs driven by soaring corporate profits, the U.S. Census Bureau released a revised measure of poverty.

The Oklahoma Model for American Pre-K

The Oklahoma Model for American Pre-K - As readers know, one of my hobby horses is the need for early childhood education as the most cost-effective way to break the cycles of poverty in America.