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martes, 25 de febrero de 2014

Where Teachers Come From

Where Teachers Come From
 - Half of America's teachers have taken a non-traditional path to the ... to dissuade college students from undergraduate degrees in education. I had an ...

Read The Heartbreaking Online Letters Of Young, LGBT Russians

Read The Heartbreaking Online Letters Of Young, LGBT Russians
   - Some young LGBT Russians have come together for support online, as part of a community called "Deti-404." The name means "Youth-404" in ...

How Video Games Are Slowly, Quietly Introducing LGBT Heroes

How Video Games Are Slowly, Quietly Introducing LGBT Heroes
 - While there is no modern Hays Code equivalent in contemporary American video games (the ESRB rates but does not censor) the manner that LGBT ...

Gay brother: Anti-LGBT lobbyist is trolling for business with NFL proposal

Gay brother: Anti-LGBT lobbyist is trolling for business with NFL proposal
 - The gay brother of the GOP lobbyist preparing legislation that would ban gay athletes from playing in the NFL has accused his brother of announcing ...




LGBT Rights Under Fire Around the Globe: IPPF Urges Supporters to Renew the Fight

LGBT Rights Under Fire Around the Globe: IPPF Urges Supporters to Renew the Fight
 - Those of us supporting LGBT rights on a daily basis know we will face setbacks from time to time. It's important to remember that hope and courage, ...




How the VA is leading the way on LGBT patient care

How the VA is leading the way on LGBT patient care
 - For much of modern history, the U.S. medical community has been at odds with the LGBT community. Social prejudices seeped into patient care ...




Rainbow Alliance, Greek councils host talk on being LGBTQ in Greek life

Rainbow Alliance, Greek councils host talk on being LGBTQ in Greek life
 - Weinberg sophomores Hannah Merens and Bo Suh moderate an open table discussion Monday night on being LGBT in the greek community at ...

Do Religious Freedom Bills Discriminate Against LGBT?

Do Religious Freedom Bills Discriminate Against LGBT?
 - I'm Michel Martin. You might have heard about controversial new legislation aimed at the LGBT community ...

Pat Buchanan: Anti-LGBT measures prove civil rights laws should be repealed

Pat Buchanan: Anti-LGBT measures prove civil rights laws should be repealed
 - A recent flurry of measures intended to permit discrimination against LGBT people in states across the country proves that civil rights laws are no ...

Death toll rises in Venezuela amid roadblocks

Death toll rises in Venezuela amid roadblocks
 - in eastern Caracas said on Monday they would not end the blockade until safety improved in one of the most violent countries in Latin America.





India Among Worlds 10 Most Dangerous Countries For Journalists

India Among Worlds 10 Most Dangerous Countries For Journalists
  Viviana Giacaman, director for Latin America programs at Freedom House ... constraints in both the capital Mogadishu and in the rest of the country.

Phone makers look to emerging markets for growth

Phone makers look to emerging markets for growth
 - They are not only targeting the obvious high-population countries such as India and China, but also see potential in Latin America, Africa and just ...

The Keys to Latin American Growth

The Keys to Latin American Growth
 - ten years, Latin American countries must improve access to education for women, and give them land ownership and access to finance to start small ...

Who won war vs. poor?

Who won war vs. poor?
 - He declared an “unconditional war on poverty in America.” Its purpose was to give the poor what society denied them: the chance to better themselves ...

USDA reaches out to poor communities with StrikeForce initiative

USDA reaches out to poor communities with StrikeForce initiative
 - This national initiative began in 2010 because approximately 85 percent of America's persistent poverty counties are in rural America. The StrikeForce ...

The American right focuses on poverty, not inequality, to avoid blame

The American right focuses on poverty, not inequality, to avoid blame
 - Those with presidential ambitions say we should focus on poverty rather than inequality. Senator Marco Rubio of Florida points to the "lack of mobility" ...

America needs a raise

America needs a raise
  - A 39 percent raise for these people means fewer families in poverty, more ... desperately needs -- and a shot in the arm for the American work ethic.

Americans Need More Than a Minimum Wage Hike

Americans Need More Than a Minimum Wage Hike
 - However, it would also lift almost 1 million people out of poverty and ... are a lot of people in America who have serious employment problems from low ...




A backward step by Uganda's gay-bashing government

A backward step by Uganda's gay-bashing government
 - The theme of homophobic African politicians is that gay identity is a perversion imposed on black people by white oppressors. The historical fact is the ...




Centers expose 'down-low' culture

Centers expose 'down-low' culture
 - The LGBT and Women's Resource Center hosted The Down Low Dirty Shame, an event meant to educate students on black men's sexual ...

Colorblind Notion Aside, Colleges Grapple With Racial Tension

Colorblind Notion Aside, Colleges Grapple With Racial Tension
 - Tyrell Collier, 21, the speaker of the Black Student Union, who is majoring in sociology and Afro-American and African studies, said racial tensions on ...

Five Points from Secretary Arne Duncan on Latinos and Education

Five Points from Secretary Arne Duncan on Latinos and Education
 - On Thursday President Barack Obama will launch an initiative geared toward young men and boys of color to improve their chances for success.

The Keys to Latin American Growth

The Keys to Latin American Growth
 - ten years, Latin American countries must improve access to education for women, and give them land ownership and access to finance to start small ...

Haiti's true charm revealed

Haiti's true charm revealed
 - This is my Haiti.” Rosie is so adamant because the stereotype of Haiti is of a poverty-stricken, earthquake-ruined and crime-ridden island nation. True ...

Hispanic Bar blasts Arizona's LGBT legislation

Hispanic Bar blasts Arizona's LGBT legislation
 - The Hispanic National Bar Association Monday denounced proposed ... against members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.