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miércoles, 29 de enero de 2014

Catholics Urge Pope Francis to Speak Out for LGBT Rights

Catholics Urge Pope Francis to Speak Out for LGBT Rights
 - - A group advocating for the full inclusion of LGBT people in the Roman Catholic Church has launched an online campaign urging Pope Francis to ...

LGBT Momentum Report: Some Surprises

LGBT Momentum Report: Some Surprises
 - An independent think tank that studies the progress of the movement on equal rights for LGBT people released its latest report Tuesday, and the ...




Obama calls for workplace equality for LGBT workers, but not in ...

Obama calls for workplace equality for LGBT workers, but not in ...
 - During his fifth State of the Union address tonight televised nationwide, President Barack Obama failed to call for passage of the ...

LGBT: Gay community fighting to keep adoption rights – Portugal ...

LGBT: Gay community fighting to keep adoption rights – Portugal ...
 - The Portuguese gay community is protesting against the approval by Parliament of a referendum to annul the right of same sex couples to adopt their ...

Gordon Klingenschmitt Defends Russia's Gay Law, Says 'Recruiting ...

Gordon Klingenschmitt Defends Russia's Gay Law, Says 'Recruiting ...
 - As Right Wing Watch first reported, Klingenschmitt (a former Navy chaplain whose opposition to the LGBT community is well-established) argued in ...

Mountain America Announces 2014 Scholarship Opportunities

Mountain America Announces 2014 Scholarship Opportunities
 - "At Mountain America, we believe education plays an important role in the development of individuals and can assist them in achieving their career ...

The diminishing returns of a college education

The diminishing returns of a college education
 - President Obama is correct in wanting to make higher education more affordable and accessible, but Americans would also be correct in wondering ...

Education Is the Great Equalizer

Education Is the Great Equalizer
 - Through it all and even when faced with clear instances of failure, I have not lost my core belief that in American society education is the great ...

America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program accepting ...

America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program accepting ...
 - The Monsanto Fund is aiming to strengthen farming communities by offering math and science education grants for schools. The America's Farmers ...

The real state of the union: Education, immigration and environment

The real state of the union: Education, immigration and environment
 - On Tuesday night, President Barack Obama will give his State of the Union address, fulfilling the Constitution's mandate and American tradition.

In MLK's name: Radicals demand Dartmouth end white supremacy ...

In MLK's name: Radicals demand Dartmouth end white supremacy ...
 - Radical activist members of Dartmouth College's Afro-American Society are calling for the college to ramp up efforts to eliminate two clearly related ...

Oscar Awards Racist? '12 Years A Slave' [See Trailer] - Only African ...

Oscar Awards Racist? '12 Years A Slave' [See Trailer] - Only African ...
 - Is the Oscar Awards racist? The Oscar Nominees have been announced. 2013 was a glorious year for African-Americans in the movies. There was a ...

UNC apologizes for fake classes that had phoney grades

UNC apologizes for fake classes that had phoney grades
 - From the 1990s, well-known 'easy' courses were on offer at the Chapel Hill school's African and Afro-American Studies Department. The classes were ...

Tijuana's Need For Internet Speed

Tijuana's Need For Internet Speed
 - Belson says by some measures, Mexico has the fastest Internet amongst all the Latin American countries Akamai surveys. And they've only been ...

CFK tells Latin American nations: 'We must see ourselves as one ...

CFK tells Latin American nations: 'We must see ourselves as one ...
 - The head of state gave thanks for the support given by the countries ... of Latin American and Caribbean States that is taking place that country and will ...

Emerging-market crisis – time to pull your money out?

Emerging-market crisis – time to pull your money out?
 - It would be a mistake to tar all Latin American markets with the same brush. ... Now, these countries aren't completely immune to the problems being ...

Chagas Disease: Urgent Measures Are Needed

Chagas Disease: Urgent Measures Are Needed
 - In poorest countries of Latin America, such as Bolivia, Honduras, and ... affecting mostly people who are forgotten because of their extreme poverty.

Chagas Disease: Urgent Measures Are Needed

Chagas Disease: Urgent Measures Are Needed
 - In poorest countries of Latin America, such as Bolivia, Honduras, and ... affecting mostly people who are forgotten because of their extreme poverty.

Esther Cepeda: dangers of seeking an Hispanic leader

Esther Cepeda: dangers of seeking an Hispanic leader
 - It's not that this wish doesn't have merit. I, too, want people to stop equating the term "Hispanic" with the categories of foreign-born, unlawfully present, 

How Do You Prove Your Heritage to Skeptics? You Don't

How Do You Prove Your Heritage to Skeptics? You Don't
 - It sounds as if, separate from being skeptical about your father's nationality, people don't believe that you should identify as Latino. If that's the case, ...

Advocacy Groups Target Latinos, Youth 10 Months Ahead of ...

Advocacy Groups Target Latinos, Youth 10 Months Ahead of ...
 - Advocacy organizations are urging Latinos and young people to break tradition and vote during the midterm elections come November. The two ... 

Group relieves poverty through caring for animals

Group relieves poverty through caring for animals
 - Veterinarian Jasmine Dhillon's uncle approached her about doing relief work in Haiti following the devastation from the 2010 earthquake. He found ...

Soccer documentary with local ties to explore US, Latin American ...

Soccer documentary with local ties to explore US, Latin American ...
  - Peter Karl (L) and Slidell native Sam Mathius (R) will travel through Latin America to explore the relationship between U.S. and Latin American soccer.

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

What can the US learn from Latin America's declining inequality?
 - Meanwhile, Latin America and the Caribbean, a region of 590 million ... Universal access to massive primary and secondary education in Latin ...




Cuba Challenges Latin America to Make Strides on Health, Education

Cuba Challenges Latin America to Make Strides on Health, Education
 - Cuban President Raul Castro challenged Latin American and Caribbean leaders on Tuesday to improve health care and education...