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martes, 25 de marzo de 2014

Etheridge leads 'Uprising of Love'

Etheridge leads 'Uprising of Love'
 - In the U.S., the LGBT community has made great strides, with support from both the private and public sector becoming the expectation more than the ...




LGBT rights: Religions at the crossroads

LGBT rights: Religions at the crossroads
 - Funny how some anti-LGBT religious fundamentalists explain their discrimination, in part, by saying gay sex and transgenderism is “a choice” as ...

Standing Up for LGBT Rights Around the World

Standing Up for LGBT Rights Around the World
 - The rights of LGBT people [are] an inseparable part of America's promotion of human rights around the world,” Vice President Joe Biden declared to a ...

Call For Education Campaign On Lgbt Issues

Call For Education Campaign On Lgbt Issues
 - Most people feel so unsafe that they don't attempt to contact or request assistance from LGBT communities. This perhaps speaks to the perception of ...

GOP remains at odds with LGBT Americans

GOP remains at odds with LGBT Americans
 - Their recommendations weren't shocking, since Republicans had long seen large deficits in support among LGBT Americans. But one year later, ...

Older gay people who fought to end discrimination celebrated by Camden charity

Older gay people who fought to end discrimination celebrated by Camden charity
 - The charity, which supports more than 900 older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people across London, is encouraging supporters to ...

A Major Christian Charity Lifts Its Same-Sex Marriage Ban for Employees

A Major Christian Charity Lifts Its Same-Sex Marriage Ban for Employees
 - This statement will be tricky to swallow for some LGBT groups working for same-sex marriage equality state-by-state — it kind of reads like Pontius ...

Nate Phelps On Father, WBC Pastor Fred Phelps: "I Mourn The Man He Could Have Been"

Nate Phelps On Father, WBC Pastor Fred Phelps: "I Mourn The Man He Could Have Been"
 - Even more, I mourn the ongoing injustices against the LGBT community, the unfortunate target of his 23-year-campaign of hate. His life impacted many ...

Fox News Still Uses "Homosexual" To Describe Gay People

Fox News Still Uses "Homosexual" To Describe Gay People
 - Fox's "Medical A-Team" member and anti-LGBT pop psychologist Keith Ablow uses the term "homosexual sex" while criticizing pro-gay ...

The spectre of inequality

The spectre of inequality
 - It has been pointed out that inequality in America has become a threat to the 'American dream' of having equal opportunity to become rich by all ...

American Patrimony

American Patrimony
 - American Patrimony ... in America — is the widespread perception, even among those who take inequality seriously, that it's all about compensation, ...

Qualified professionals are in high demand in Peru

Qualified professionals are in high demand in Peru
 - In 2013, the country's economy grew by 5.02%, and Bloomberg recently ranked Peru as one of the top countries in Latin America for business.

Putin's power play embraces Latin America

Putin's power play embraces Latin America
 - Russia is seeking to expand traditional ties with leftist Latin American states as part ... exploiting traditional anti-US sentiment in many Latin American countries. ... And while Latin America is not the most important region for Russia's ...

Malaria Vaccine And Other Largely Unkown Latin American Innovations, Weak Funding Veils But ...

Malaria Vaccine And Other Largely Unkown Latin American Innovations, Weak Funding Veils But ...
 - Some countries, like Mexico and Chile, have started policies to change this, but they remain in the minority among Latin American and Caribbean ...

Criminal Gangs in El Salvador Return to War Path After Two-Year Truce

Criminal Gangs in El Salvador Return to War Path After Two-Year Truce
 - Fears are starting to grow of a renewed gang war in one of Latin America's most dangerous countries. Majucla is one of the poorest and also one of ...

Free trade agreements in Latin America provide demand for electricity

Free trade agreements in Latin America provide demand for electricity
 - Almost half of Pennsylvania's exports in 2013 went to countries that have ... Choosing which free trade agreement partners in Latin America to target ...

Spain cracks down on South American criminal gangs

Spain cracks down on South American criminal gangs
 - MS-13 is a dangerous and violent criminal organisation well represented in several American countries where they cause serious security problems ...

Women's Rights in the Dominican Republic Take Center Stage at the Inter-American Commission ...

Women's Rights in the Dominican Republic Take Center Stage at the Inter-American Commission ...
 - If sexual assault results in an unintended pregnancy, Latin American countries like the Dominican Republic add insult to injury by denying these ...

Student project shares history of Utah's Latino leaders

Student project shares history of Utah's Latino leaders
 - We thought that the Chicano/Latino leadership could very well open up to these young people in ways that would provide them a unique kind of ...

Fiesta Americas celebrates Latin culture

Fiesta Americas celebrates Latin culture
 - On Friday morning, Sandra Martinez, a sophomore majoring in sociology and president of the Latino Student Union, worried that not enough people ...

Rise of black characters in cartoons traced in traveling exhibit

Rise of black characters in cartoons traced in traveling exhibit
 - Before 1970, African-Americans were not much on television at all, except as servants of Jack Benny and Danny Thomas or as guests on variety ...

Blacks comprise 62 percent of Oakland police stops

Blacks comprise 62 percent of Oakland police stops
 - Police stop and search African-Americans at a far higher rate than other racial groups in Oakland, according to a police report released ...

Latinos in math, science part of summit

Latinos in math, science part of summit
 - The discussion is part of the fifth annual Latino Education & Advocacy Days summit, which each year attracts more than 1,000 people to Cal State and ...

Haiti progresses but health issues and poverty remain

Haiti progresses but health issues and poverty remain
 - Notwithstanding severe adversity, from a devastating earthquake to cholera, Haiti is recovering and the hope is that recent gains ...

Haiti's Fate Is Decided In Washington: How International Organizations Are Carrying The Poorest ...

Haiti's Fate Is Decided In Washington: How International Organizations Are Carrying The Poorest ...
 - Haiti, the poorest nation in the Western hemisphere, according to the World Bank, has depended upon foreign aid for decades, but since the 2010 ...