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lunes, 27 de enero de 2014

LGBT staff not consulted over UCL Qatar, says Council chair

LGBT staff not consulted over UCL Qatar, says Council chair
 - The chair of University College London's governing body says the university failed to consult with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) staff ...

Macklemore's Grammys Performance is the Moment LGBT ...

Macklemore's Grammys Performance is the Moment LGBT ...
 - The 2014 Grammy Awards Show was filled with fantastic performances, but one song in particular stood out. On a night where Macklemore and Ryan ...

Israeli Couple Brings Thai Surrogate Child Home

Israeli Couple Brings Thai Surrogate Child Home
 - For some couples, having a baby is almost too easy, but others face a bureaucratic nightmare. For Eran Pnini Koren and Avi Koren, a LGBT Israeli ...




Campus debates LGBT student life, flag policy

Campus debates LGBT student life, flag policy
 - Many lesbians and gays at Davidson College feel invisible and unwelcome on campus, speakers said Sunday night during a public ...




Homophobia In Christian Africa: How The Church Affects LGBT ...

Homophobia In Christian Africa: How The Church Affects LGBT ...
 - Western Christians cannot ignore the homophobia of these church officials or the peril in which they place Ugandan and Nigerian LGBT people.

hare a Coke' — Unless You're Gay

hare a Coke' — Unless You're Gay
 - - Coca-Cola's latest advertising gimmick added fuel to the fire of LGBT activists angry about the Sochi Olympic sponsor's silence surrounding human ...

Gay sex legalized in northern Cyprus

Gay sex legalized in northern Cyprus
 - Today marks the recognition of hard work Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) community activism, persuasion and progressive ...

Culture And Perpetual Poverty

Culture And Perpetual Poverty
 - That leaves the poor in the ghetto, with no way out for their American Dreams. They're stuck with bad schools, bad jobs, and bad commutes if they do ...

Hernandez to be sworn in as Honduras president

Hernandez to be sworn in as Honduras president
 - ... of Honduras, one of Latin America's poorest countries and which is battling a soaring crime rate. ... 71 percent of the population living in poverty and a spiraling homicide rate of 20 murders per day, one of the highest in the world.




The puzzle of solving poverty

The puzzle of solving poverty
 - The prospects for escaping poverty aren't high for those trapped in the ... Yes, America may be known as the land of opportunity, the study's authors ...

Obamacare Will Raise The Poorest Americans' Incomes By ...

Obamacare Will Raise The Poorest Americans' Incomes By ...
 - A new study by the Brookings Institute finds that Obamacare's private insurance subsidies and Medicaid expansion will have the effect of raising the ...

Focus on haves, have-nots likely to resonate with Americans

Focus on haves, have-nots likely to resonate with Americans
 - The most widely known Republicans speaking out on poverty and opportunity have presidential ambitions, among them Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin ...

Career Education, Education Mgmt. get inquiries

Career Education, Education Mgmt. get inquiries
 - Career Education, based in Schaumburg, Ill., said it got the questions on ... The company runs schools including Le Cordon Bleu North America and ...

America Falling Behind in Education and Economy

America Falling Behind in Education and Economy
 - America Falling Behind in Education and Economy There is strong evidence that economic growth has been accompanied by growth in both spending ...

The new face of food stamps: working-age Americans

The new face of food stamps: working-age Americans
 - By education, about 28 percent of food stamp households are headed by a person with at least some college training, up from 8 percent in 1980.

Students experience life in Colonial America

Students experience life in Colonial America
 - Salida Middle School fifth-grade students experienced life in Colonial America firsthand Tuesday when Nicole and Harry Hansen demonstrated ...

Coming To Monroe: Education Key To Success

Coming To Monroe: Education Key To Success
 - The coveted American Dream. I am living it by virtue of the fact that I persevered under daunting circumstances to get an education. I remember when ...

Opinion: American justice system should focus more on education ...

Opinion: American justice system should focus more on education ...
 - Americans often label their country the “Land of the Free.” Seeing that almost 1 percent of the population is behind bars, is this phrase still applicable?

Congressional caucus takes up activism

Congressional caucus takes up activism
 - Poverty continues to be a scourge in black communities – almost 10 million African Americans, including 4 in 10 black children, live in poverty; almost ...

Where are African-Americans in punk?

Where are African-Americans in punk?
 - One of the coolest styles of the past fall season was punk. With tattoos, piercings, body modification and colorful, messy hair, punk style was back on ...

Latinos needed, can't be found for CA version of ObamaCare

Latinos needed, can't be found for CA version of ObamaCare
 - Although Covered California said over 600,000 people have enrolled in ... If California is unable to get more Latino individuals to sign up, it will be ...

Project cultivates Latino leaders for city's nonprofits

Project cultivates Latino leaders for city's nonprofits
 - Nonprofit with UU roots coordinates volunteers who donate technical and business skills to help Lawrence nonprofits and the people they serve.

What can the US learn from Latin America's declining inequality?

What can the US learn from Latin America's declining inequality?
 - Universal access to massive primary and secondary education in Latin America was the secret ingredient for this equalizing effect in the 2000s, ...

Low-Income California Latinos Get Computers from Latino ...

Low-Income California Latinos Get Computers from Latino ...
 - As part of a campaign to help increase low-income and monolingual Latinos' access to online education, as well as health care information, some ...

Latin America, Caribbean Officials Meeting In Cuba For Summit ...

Latin America, Caribbean Officials Meeting In Cuba For Summit ...
 - Officially the event will focus on poverty and social inequality, though side discussions could deal with areas such as trade and migration. But it's yet to ...