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martes, 21 de enero de 2014

LGBT teen's admission 'the most important political action a ...

LGBT teen's admission 'the most important political action a ...
 - Maybe it's not a big deal that LGBT teen Jacob Rudolph is out, that he shares who he is with friends and family members. After all, it's ...

Uprising Of Love Hangouts On Air' Will Tackle Russian LGBT Issues ...

Uprising Of Love Hangouts On Air' Will Tackle Russian LGBT Issues ...
 - 21, tackling a number of hot-button issues pertinent to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community that have arisen in connection ...

Everyday Homophobia': The New Leading Edge of the LGBT Rights ...

Everyday Homophobia': The New Leading Edge of the LGBT Rights ...
 - At the outset of the modern lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights movement in the 1970s, many early activists endorsed the powerful ...

This Map Shows The Global Divide On Homosexuality

This Map Shows The Global Divide On Homosexuality
 - It's been disheartening to watch this from the West, where the LGBT movement has made serious strides in the past few years. More disheartening still ...




The Fight for International LGBT Equality ...

The Fight for International LGBT Equality ...
 - For years, advocates for the rights of the LGBT community in the U.S. have fought long and uphill battles, and thankfully, there have been many ...

Majority of Utah residents oppose LGBT discrimination

Majority of Utah residents oppose LGBT discrimination
 - About six in 10 Utah residents said they favor a state law banning employment discrimination against gays and ...

Spiritual leader Dr. Rizi Timane makes plea for human rights ...

Spiritual leader Dr. Rizi Timane makes plea for human rights ...
 - Dr. Rizi Timane, minister, social worker, and outspoken advocate for the LGBT community, has issued the following statement on ...

Chocolate Has New Latin America King as Ecuador Outstrips Brazil

Chocolate Has New Latin America King as Ecuador Outstrips Brazil
 - Chocolate Has New Latin America King as Ecuador Outstrips Brazil ... top cocoa producer after boosting planting and running education programs for ...

Gay-rights activists face uphill fight (with video)

Gay-rights activists face uphill fight (with video)
 - While gay-rights activists celebrate gains in much of the world, their ... the gay-rights movement has achieved major victories in some South American ...

Guyana and Haiti to lead Caribbean growth in 2014

Guyana and Haiti to lead Caribbean growth in 2014
 - Guyana and Haiti are expected to lead the economic growth among countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, ...

New countries added to US temporary worker visa programme 2014

New countries added to US temporary worker visa programme 2014
 - Four new countries have been added to the list of visa programmes that allow ... But many Latin American universities aren't set up to accommodate ...




America's State of the Union: Childhood Hunger 2014

America's State of the Union: Childhood Hunger 2014
 - "Education is the only sure-fire way to eradicate poverty," wrote Harlem Children's Zone's Geoff Canada in the New York Times earlier this month.

Third place: Yessenia Esparza, “Malala Yousafzai's Dream ...

Third place: Yessenia Esparza, “Malala Yousafzai's Dream ...
 - Before I heard Malala Yousafzai speak, I thought every child in the world went to school. Here in America, education is a right, not a privilege. Malala ...

School choice helps students and taxpayers: Op-ed

School choice helps students and taxpayers: Op-ed
 - America's taxpayers, who are already investing a record amount of money in education, are essentially being hit with a hidden tax, inflating the amount ...

Program gives Cuban students advantages of an American education

Program gives Cuban students advantages of an American education
 - The innovative program called We Are One People has opened new doors on the path to higher education for 15 young Cubans at the biggest ...

Sundance documentary 'Ivory Tower' asks if college is still worth it

Sundance documentary 'Ivory Tower' asks if college is still worth it
 - In the 2014 Sundance documentary 'Ivory Tower,' director Andrew Rossi examines the spiraling cost of higher education in America. Victoria Will ...

Systemic Foundations of American Capitalism

Systemic Foundations of American Capitalism
 - American capitalism has always been unjust, with extremes of wealth and poverty easily documented from the post-Civil War to the present. What is ...

The pretenders vs. those who really care about the poor

The pretenders vs. those who really care about the poor
 - We've spent nearly three times as much to fight it as on all of America's real ... In households headed by a single mother, the poverty rate was 33.9 ...

King was a bold visionary

King was a bold visionary
 - King lent his moral force and power to anti-poverty crusades that ... King's accolades have come at a high cost — it took his death for America to ...

America's State Of The Union: Childhood Hunger 2014

America's State Of The Union: Childhood Hunger 2014
 - "Education is the only sure-fire way to eradicate poverty," wrote Harlem Children's Zone's Geoff Canada in the New York Times earlier this month.

American anxiety about inequality reinforces recent political rhetoric

American anxiety about inequality reinforces recent political rhetoric
 - President Lyndon Johnson declared a War on Poverty 50 years ago this ... That's a message America's politicians already seemed to have grasped ...

Bill Gates predicts almost no poor countries left by 2035

Bill Gates predicts almost no poor countries left by 2035
 - The first myth, about poverty-stricken countries staying down, has been negated by the jumps in ... PHOTOS: Richest and poorest cities in America.




85 People Own Half of the World's Money

85 People Own Half of the World's Money
 - Not in America, or a single country, but the entire world. Oxfam, an international anti-poverty group and development charity, released a report ...

Actors' youthful passion is enchanting

Actors' youthful passion is enchanting
 - While keeping in the Afro-American genre, Ngcobo also wanted to counteract the realism of James Baldwin's The Amen Corner, which he'd staged ...

UGA researchers explore benefits of exercise among Hispanics

UGA researchers explore benefits of exercise among Hispanics
 - The Hispanic paradox is another reason Gay and her team were interested in studying a community like Brownsville. Even though the population has ...