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lunes, 11 de noviembre de 2013

Schools OUT: Birmingham leads the fight against homophobic ...

Schools OUT: Birmingham leads the fight against homophobic ... - The charity revealed that 10% of Birmingham schools are given specific LGBT-focused education and training each year, thanks to the “highly successful” ...

Russia: Man who shot LGBT activist in face avoids prison sentence

Russia: Man who shot LGBT activist in face avoids prison sentence - A man who shot an LGBT rights activist in the face with a rubber bullet gun has been spared prison after a Russian court handed him a one-year suspended ...

Rise and rise of LGBT candidates in Nepal

Rise and rise of LGBT candidates in Nepal - Sixteen years after she fled home to escape the wrath of family members for being in a lesbian relationship, Laxmi Ghalan is back in her home district of ...

Commonwealth citizens speak out on same-sex discrimination

Commonwealth citizens speak out on same-sex discrimination - With 41 of the Commonwealth's 53 member states criminalising homosexuality, will David Cameron speak out for the LGBT community at the Sri Lanka summit?

Gays Can Seek Asylum in EU

Gays Can Seek Asylum in EU - The European Court of Justice, in a ruling that could have ripple effects in other countries, has ruled that members of the LGBT fearing for their lives just because ...

IMF Making Progress With Argentina After Censure, Lagarde Says

IMF Making Progress With Argentina After Censure, Lagarde Says - Lagarde said she was most optimistic about countries in Latin America that are keeping a close eye on their fiscal situation and have already restructured their ...

Cancer Mortality Rate Is Declining In 9 Latin American Countries

Cancer Mortality Rate Is Declining In 9 Latin American Countries - Overall cancer mortality has declined in some countries of the Americas, though it remains the second most common cause of death according to Cancer in the ...

Leaked papers reveal plot against Venezuela govt.

Leaked papers reveal plot against Venezuela govt. - Leaked documents have proven attempts by foreign powers to meddle in Venezuela's internal affairs in order to destabilize the Latin American country and ...

Brazil's emissions fall to lowest level since 1992

Brazil's emissions fall to lowest level since 1992 - Brazil: A Brazilian network of 30 environmental groups, the Climate Observatory, says emission levels of greenhouse gases in Latin America's biggest country ...

Xi touts healthy ties with Brazil

Xi touts healthy ties with Brazil - Xi expressed China's support for Brazil's hosting of the next full BRICS summit in 2014, and wished the Latin American country success when it hosts the FIFA ...

Falling food inflation in LatAm seen masking big differences in ...

Falling food inflation in LatAm seen masking big differences in ...  - Falling food inflation dragged down overall inflation in several countries in Latin America last month, but this masks significant differences in the underlying ...

Ports activity decrease in Central America

Ports activity decrease in Central America - Within a trend of overall decline in port activity, Central American countries are recording negative growth says the Economic Commission for Latin America and ...

Activists call on home states to protect human rights

Activists call on home states to protect human rights - Alex Blair is the press officer for Oxfam America's Extractive Industries team. Activists from Latin America are calling on host countries to protect the rights of ...

MPAA backs anti-piracy curriculum for elementary school students

MPAA backs anti-piracy curriculum for elementary school students - The series was part of a school education campaign led by the MPAA. Now that group, along with the Recording Industry Assn. of America and the nation's main ...

Teacher training "from inadequate to appalling"

Teacher training "from inadequate to appalling" - Of all the competing claims on America's education dollar – more technology, smaller classes, universal pre-kindergarten, school choice – the one option that ...

Why Good Teachers Embrace Culture

Why Good Teachers Embrace Culture - Tucson students, especially those of Mexican descent, who took the controversial, eventually shut down, Mexican-American studies course were up to 150 ...

Department of Education releases Nation's Report Card

Department of Education releases Nation's Report Card - When asked if the Obama administration was disappointed with the slow progress of American students despite investing billions of dollars in education...

Record number of British students head to America

Record number of British students head to America - A record number of British students are enrolling at American universities as they seek to avoid tuition fees by applying for scholarships and grants across the ...

American education not providing desired results

American education not providing desired results - America is facing an education crisis. As a country, our ranking in the world as an educational powerhouse is slowly slipping away. Finland and South Korea are ...

The Minimum Wage Should Be Raised

The Minimum Wage Should Be Raised - First established under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, the nationwide minimum wage was designed to lift millions of American workers out of poverty and ...

America's richest state facing the poorest problems

America's richest state facing the poorest problems - Connecticut, one of America's richest states, is facing a critical issue seen otherwise the nation's poorest states. This problem that of is a food desert. No, not ...

15th Annual Festival Latino a cultural experience

15th Annual Festival Latino a cultural experience - There are a lot of people who have grown up here that are from Hispanic families that don't know much about the culture so we bring a little piece of Mexico with ...

FBI Capitol sting shines light on Latino caucus

FBI Capitol sting shines light on Latino caucus - He said the Latino caucus has gained power as the demographics of the Legislature has evolved to more closely reflect Californians. “When people ask me for ...

In Puerto Rico, Bill de Blasio talks Latino, diversity issues

In Puerto Rico, Bill de Blasio talks Latino, diversity issues - “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 ...

White Texas Conservative Wins Election by Pretending to Be Black

White Texas Conservative Wins Election by Pretending to Be Black - Dave Wilson, a white, conservative anti-LGBT activist running in a largely African American district in Houston, pulled off a strange upset victory in the race for ...