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jueves, 26 de diciembre de 2013

The Best LGBT-Inclusive Ads of 2013

The Best LGBT-Inclusive Ads of 2013 - This year, many companies took their commitment to the LGBT community to the next level by featuring LGBT individuals and same-sex couples in ...

Canada urges Russia to end LGBT discrimination ahead of Sochi

Canada urges Russia to end LGBT discrimination ahead of Sochi - Canada wants Russia to end discrimination against gays — both during the Sochi Winter Olympics and afterwards. In a letter obtained by ...

Truth Wins Out moves to Chicago

Truth Wins Out moves to Chicago - Chicago, IL — Truth Wins Out (TWO), a non-profit advocacy group that fights anti-LGBT religious extremism, has moved its headquarters to Chicago.

Publix under fire for how it treats gay workers

Publix under fire for how it treats gay workers - "I think it's still 1965 in their eyes," says David Cary Hart, a retired CEO of Drake Business School and an LGBT activist. "They have absolutely no ...

Punk, LGBT set tone for 2013 exhibitions

Punk, LGBT set tone for 2013 exhibitions - The Fashion Institute of Technology presented an in-depth look at LGBT style in "A Queer History of Fashion" in New York, while London's Victoria and ...




Staten Islanders just minutes away from star-studded New Year's ...

Staten Islanders just minutes away from star-studded New Year's ... - It honors and supports Russia's LGBT community and was performed at the launch of Uprising of Love, a social movement dedicated to supporting the ...




Move Over Machismo: Latin America Sets A Global Example For ...

Move Over Machismo: Latin America Sets A Global Example For ... - Argentina was the first country to put in place quotas when in the early ... In most Latin American countries, including Chile, there is a total ban on ...

Happy New Year! Ringing in 2014 with unusual traditions

Happy New Year! Ringing in 2014 with unusual traditions - Unusual traditions of welcoming the New Year in Latin America. ... Across multiple Latin American countries, people will pack suitcases with ...

Femicides an alarming reality

Femicides an alarming reality - These figures make the Dominican Republic third among Latin American and the Caribbean countries — behind Grenada and Saint Vincent and the ...

Researchers: High diabetes risk in Latin America could be traced ...

Researchers: High diabetes risk in Latin America could be traced ... - Prevalence of the variant was especially high among people of full Native American ancestry, of whom around 50 percent had it. Among Latin ...

Region adopts plan to eradicate hunger and poverty

Region adopts plan to eradicate hunger and poverty - ... of South American and Caribbean countries have adopted a common plan of action to eradicate hunger and poverty, designed with FAO support. ...Latin America and the Caribbean are showing that across the entire region there ...

Kdrama's Popularity Soars In Latin America And Cuba

Kdrama's Popularity Soars In Latin America And Cuba - Very little kissing takes place compared to shows from other countries. ... Dramafever CEO Suk Park told NPR that the numbers for Latin American ...

Uruguay's neighbors now considering legalization of pot

Uruguay's neighbors now considering legalization of pot - The taboo is broken: Argentina's new anti-drug czar says the country ... Many Latin American countries already permit — or at least do not punish ...

Haiti hopes miracle moringa tree can help to combat malnutrition

Haiti hopes miracle moringa tree can help to combat malnutrition - The poorest country in the western hemisphere, 75% of Haiti's population lives on less than $2 a day, half on less than $1 a day, according to the UN ...

Latin very much alive at Westwood High School

Latin very much alive at Westwood High School - Latin is anything but a dead language at Westwood High School, where 144 ... to the state's Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Understanding Anti-Semitism on American Campuses

Understanding Anti-Semitism on American Campuses - What is more, educated people in 18th century America and Europe identified the "laws of nature" with the Seven Noahide laws of universal morality ...

Vacation Reading: 9 Great Education Articles From 2013

Vacation Reading: 9 Great Education Articles From 2013 - Sometimes, it takes a longer article to illuminate something as complex as education in America. Here are nine articles from 2013, covering everything ...

Christmas is not celebrated by everyone

Christmas is not celebrated by everyone - This article reflects the misguided view of the dominant Christian culture in America that “part of that American education is the way we all celebrate ...

Morgan State student takes a stand for gay rights at historically black ...

Morgan State student takes a stand for gay rights at historically black ... - “There have been black LGBT people as long as there have been black people,” said Samantha Master, a junior public relations major from Capitol ...

FAO, South American, Caribbean partner to end hunger, poverty

FAO, South American, Caribbean partner to end hunger, poverty - The plan reflects the priority that hunger reduction has been given by the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and under the ...

One in 5 live in extreme poverty worldwide, new Gallup data finds

One in 5 live in extreme poverty worldwide, new Gallup data finds - In African countries, the rate of people living in extreme poverty is much higher than the world average, Al Jazeera America reports. It said, "54 percent ..

Welfare spending is up, as is poverty

Welfare spending is up, as is poverty - One resident in five – and one-quarter of children – lives in poverty in the ... Park” offers songs about the drama of blue-collar life in middle America.

25% of Argentines remain in poverty despite economic growth

25% of Argentines remain in poverty despite economic growth - Including news and insight from South America, Central America and the Caribbean, BNamericas includes Electric Power insight and forecasts for ...

Trickle-down economics in one of South America's poorest countries ...

Trickle-down economics in one of South America's poorest countries ... - The Economist has dedicated an article to the recently inaugurated Paraguayan president Horacio Cartes, and his attempts to improve the living ...

Pope wants to end economic inequality

Pope wants to end economic inequality - Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like Slavery ... Here in America, nearly 50 million people live in poverty.