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lunes, 16 de diciembre de 2013

As end-of-year health care deadline draws near, LGBT outreach ...

As end-of-year health care deadline draws near, LGBT outreach ... - A disproportionate number of LGBT Americans are uninsured and qualify for federal premium subsidies, which is one reason both outside groups and ...




No, The Court Victory For Polygamy Has Nothing To Do With ...

No, The Court Victory For Polygamy Has Nothing To Do With ... - But this victory for polygamy is not likely to even impact the LGBT community. Brown and his wives seemingly identify as heterosexual; the term “sister ...

Students produce video to ensure LGBT athletes: 'You Can Play'

Students produce video to ensure LGBT athletes: 'You Can Play' - Connecticut College student-athletes are dedicating themselves to eradicating homophobia in sports by joining the You Can Play team, a social ...

I hope the govt pays attention: Anoushka

I hope the govt pays attention: Anoushka - No going back!" screamed the hundreds of people gathered at Jantar Mantar on Sunday, the Global Day of Rage, to support the LGBT community and ...

Law school that bans 'sexual intimacy' between gays clears hurdle

Law school that bans 'sexual intimacy' between gays clears hurdle - Many lawyers, law students and members of the LGBT community have opposed the school's accreditation because all students, staff and faculty at ...

Protests against SC verdict banning gay sex

Protests against SC verdict banning gay sex - Protesting the Supreme Court verdict upholding a law criminalising gay sex, members and supporters of the LGBT community today came out on the streets ...

Peru's budget surplus is unique among Latin American nations

Peru's budget surplus is unique among Latin American nations - Peru's budget surplus is unique among Latin American nations ... policies have created the country's third consecutive annual budget surplus. ... El Comercio reports that sovereign debt across Latin America is expected to rise to ...

5 Expert Predictions for the Global Economy in 2014

5 Expert Predictions for the Global Economy in 2014 - Well-managed Latin American countries that depended on abundant inflows of foreign capital will have to adjust their growth rates of consumption, ...

OECD map shows all the countries that contribute to a single jar of ...

OECD map shows all the countries that contribute to a single jar of ... - "In agrifood business value chains, there are more developing and emerging economies involved, as can be seen with countries in Latin America and Africa in ...

Uruguay – First country to legalize marijuana growing, sale and ...

Uruguay – First country to legalize marijuana growing, sale and ... - Uruguay became the first country to legalize the growing, sale and smoking of ... a country of 3.3 million that is one of the most liberal in Latin America, but ...




American Education: It's Both Better and Worse Than You Think

American Education: It's Both Better and Worse Than You Think - On Friday I excerpted an interview with M. Night Shyamalan in which he said that America practices "education apartheid." If you look at just white kids, ...

Black farmer's case fee divides prominent black law firm

Black farmer's case fee divides prominent black law firm - One of the South's prominent African-American law firms has disintegrated in a fight over money after helping black farmers nationwide win $1.2 billion ...

12 Years a Slave claims African-American critic honour

12 Years a Slave claims African-American critic honour - 12 Years a Slave has been named the African-American Film Critics Association's film of the year. The hard-hitting movie has also earned Steve ...




Gun club teaches African American youth about gun ownership ...

Gun club teaches African American youth about gun ownership ... - The Maryland Tenth Cavalry Gun Club, derives their name from the famous 9th and 10th Army Horse Cavalries, better known for their Native American ...

One Drop, but Many Views on Race

One Drop, but Many Views on Race - Mr. Obama himself was unequivocal about it: “I self-identify as African-American — that's how I am treated and that's how I am viewed. And I'm proud of it.”.

Teacher under fire for racist Santa remarks will return to classroom

Teacher under fire for racist Santa remarks will return to classroom - A Rio Rancho teacher accused of making racist remarks toward an African American student, will return to his classroom tomorrow, but the student will not.

Bachelet Wins Chile Top Job by Record Majority on Free Education

Bachelet Wins Chile Top Job by Record Majority on Free Education - While Chile is the wealthiest country in Latin America, students said the cost of education was fueling the highest income inequality in the 34-nation 

Latino Enrollment In Healthcare.gov Is Still Low

Latino Enrollment In Healthcare.gov Is Still Low - Only 5% of enrollees, or fewer than 4,500 people, in the first two months of enrollment are primarily Spanish speakers, new data show (Terhune and ...

Poverty nation: How America created a low-wage work swamp

Poverty nation: How America created a low-wage work swamp - It would also be nice for Obama to recognize: The fact that so many Americans “work their tails off and are still living at or barely above poverty,” receiving public ...




On Latin American Poverty and Fracking, American University ...

On Latin American Poverty and Fracking, American University ... - University scholarship takes place in a relatively free environment. Career academics do not face the dilemmas that are routine in corporate journalism, where ...

Roundup: Wealth Stacked in the Northeast

Roundup: Wealth Stacked in the Northeast - America's wealth and poverty concentrate geographically. And it's not hard to see how rural stacks up. More than half of the nation's 75 counties with ...

Friendly Reminder About Income "Equality": Democrats Run ...

Friendly Reminder About Income "Equality": Democrats Run ... - ... About Income "Equality": Democrats Run America's Poverty Zones ... Instead, we've seen the free market and commerce lift people out of poverty.

Latin America: Shifting away from 'enduring suffering'

Latin America: Shifting away from 'enduring suffering' - Stories abound about the murder of innocents in the thousands of favelas that pepper Latin America. Drug wars. Bleak poverty. Kids with guns. Rogue cops.




A Journalist Signs Off to Go Fight Poverty

A Journalist Signs Off to Go Fight Poverty - We're proud to collaborate with The Nation in sharing insightful journalism related to income inequality in America. The following is an excerpt from Nation ...

Economic disparity fueling the winter of our distrust: Tim Rutten

Economic disparity fueling the winter of our distrust: Tim Rutten - So, why are we so mistrustful of our fellow Americans? ... As the Economist recently put it, "Cities like San Bernardino and Fresno reek of poverty and sadness.".