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miércoles, 26 de febrero de 2014

American Support For LGBT Causes Rises Sharply Across Religious, Political Lines: Survey

American Support For LGBT Causes Rises Sharply Across Religious, Political Lines: Survey
 - PRRI found people perceive three major religious groups to be “unfriendly” toward lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) people:.




Study Reveals LGBT Youths Face Greater Cancer Risks

Study Reveals LGBT Youths Face Greater Cancer Risks
 - A new study led by City College of New York psychologist Margaret Rosario has revealed that LGBT youth are more likely to engage in behaviors ...

The Ailing State of American Universities

The Ailing State of American Universities
 - Today's universities educate tomorrow's leaders. By looking at the present state of America's higher education, we can glimpse the nation's future.

Bad Education to end after three series

Bad Education to end after three series
 - Bad Education' has aired two series and a Christmas special on BBC ... He previously said: ''I filmed a pilot in America and now some other people ...

Free to Be

Free to Be
 - The Free to Be program teaches middle school and high school students about America, how lucky they are to have freedom, the value of education ...

Higher Education's Work Preparation Paradox

Higher Education's Work Preparation Paradox
 - That's an awful lot of confidence, considering how U.S. business leaders and the American public judge higher education institutions on this same ...

Is Teach for America doing more harm or good for US education?

Is Teach for America doing more harm or good for US education?
  - a recent trending hashtag created to focus on some of the cracks in Teach for America, a nonprofit that ...

America's Native Language Spanish? Latino's Influence on US History, According to a Historian

America's Native Language Spanish? Latino's Influence on US History, According to a Historian
 -  Fernández-Armesto drafted the book with the intention of filling in gaps, integrating Latin history and American History, and providing a prospective ...

With Obamacare Enrollment 3 Million Short And Deadline Looming, President Promises 'Big Push'

With Obamacare Enrollment 3 Million Short And Deadline Looming, President Promises 'Big Push'
 - and Latino audiences. Vice President Joe Biden appeared Tuesday on "The View" to encourage its largely female viewership to help get people to ...

Pope Francis calls for an end to violence in Venezuela

Pope Francis calls for an end to violence in Venezuela
 - soon as possible and, above all, for the Venezuelan people, starting with the politicians and institutions, to come to reconciliation," said the first Latin ...




Why Are Latinos Lagging On Health Insurance Enrollment?

Why Are Latinos Lagging On Health Insurance Enrollment?
  - California, 1.7 million people have now enrolled through the state's “Covered ... But only 28 percent of those enrolled identify as Latino, even though ...

New data book outlines Hispanic/Latino health

New data book outlines Hispanic/Latino health
 - Although Hispanics represent one out of every six people in the U.S., our knowledge about Hispanic health has been limited," said Larissa ...

Brave New World Of 'Predictive Policing' Raises Specter Of High-Tech Racial Profiling

Brave New World Of 'Predictive Policing' Raises Specter Of High-Tech Racial Profiling
 - works because, like most people, criminals are creatures of habit, and the .... times — of which 87 percent of those stopped were black and Latino

Latino leaders join fight against bill

Latino leaders join fight against bill
 - On Tuesday, Latino leaders stepped up saying the bill encourages ... There are many people who say if the bill becomes law, they plan to fight it.

Black history month is a token tribute, but Afro-Latinos don't even have that

Black history month is a token tribute, but Afro-Latinos don't even have that
 - Rosa Parks is one of the many African-American icons celebrated during ... If you're Afro-Latino, February isn't the month for you because it simply ...

Rise in Racist Incidents on College Campuses Prompts Activism Among Black Students

Rise in Racist Incidents on College Campuses Prompts Activism Among Black Students
 - Tyrell Collier, 21, the speaker of the Black Student Union and a sociology and Afro-American and African studies major, told the Times that racial ...

What's in a name?

What's in a name?
 - In my lifetime I have been legally classified on official documents as Colored; Negro; Black; Afro-American; African American (with and without a ...




Black Caucus leader: Embrace your identity, battle injustice

Black Caucus leader: Embrace your identity, battle injustice
 - Crespo encouraged guests to throw away the African American title, accept their identities aside from race and to challenge the system by standing up ...

Whipper to be celebrated by missionary organization

Whipper to be celebrated by missionary organization
 - Whipper became the College's first African American administrator and developed its first affirmative action plan. With the support of members of the ...

What Might Be Stopping Latin America's Economic Development?

What Might Be Stopping Latin America's Economic Development?
 - Latin America has made great strides in tackling several of its problems in the last two decades – including the poverty rate, which has dropped from ...

British banana lust drives growers into poverty

British banana lust drives growers into poverty
 - When a banana flown half-way round the world costs half the price of an apple grown in Britain, many wonder whether Latin American banana ...




Majority of Americans now support gay marriage, survey finds

Majority of Americans now support gay marriage, survey finds
 - The survey on attitudes towards lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ... Among Hispanic Protestants, 46 percent favor allowing gay and lesbian ...

Are Chicago's elite private schools as diverse as they claim to be?

Are Chicago's elite private schools as diverse as they claim to be?
 - The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools in Hyde Park, the Latin .... In a few states, including Illinois, private school education is subsidized in ...

¡Viva la historia!

¡Viva la historia!
 - We applaud the recent decisions of the history department to develop the field of Latin American history as way to diversify the education made ...

The Radtastic Black Lesbians Who Changed LGBT History and Our Lives

The Radtastic Black Lesbians Who Changed LGBT History and Our Lives
 - Black History Month speaks to our need to preserve the lived realities, achievements and culture of black people in the United States who have seen ...