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martes, 1 de julio de 2014

azcentral.com West Valley leaders mum on LGBT anti-discrimination issues

West Valley leaders mum on LGBT anti-discrimination issues
 - Jan Brewer recently said that it might be time for the state to look at expanding anti-discrimination laws to cover LGBT Arizonans, and this week Luke ...

Study finds signs of LGBT discrimination among federal contractors

Study finds signs of LGBT discrimination among federal contractors
 - LGBT workers seeking employment with federal contractors are more than 20 percent less likely to be called back for interviews than less qualified ...

Thousands From Singapore Megachurch Counter LGBT Day by Wearing White

Thousands From Singapore Megachurch Counter LGBT Day by Wearing White
 - The "Wear White" campaign event came one day after the sixth annual Pink Dot, an event which celebrates LGBT individuals and calls for an end to ...

Major newspaper 'parody' describes gang-rape of LGBT activist and politician

Major newspaper 'parody' describes gang-rape of LGBT activist and politician
 - A major newspaper in Thailand has published a fictional account of a gang rape of Aum Neko, a LGBT activist and Jakrapob Penkair, a prominent ...

LGBT and Labor Protections in the Workplace

LGBT and Labor Protections in the Workplace
 - Imhotep Royster, TCF labor policy intern, draws parallels between the necessity to enact workplace protections for LGBT employees and the right to ...

For LGBT seniors in long-term care facilities, Canada offers little in the way of support

For LGBT seniors in long-term care facilities, Canada offers little in the way of support
 - For the generation born just before the Baby Boomers, life in residential care homes, assisted living facilities and other elderly living arrangements ...

The 'Vicious' Cycle: Have LGBT Characters Evolved on TV?

The 'Vicious' Cycle: Have LGBT Characters Evolved on TV?
 - Given the enormous strides LGBT rights have made in recent years, one would expect the portrayals of gays and lesbians on television to have ...

Despite challenges, some LGBT progress in Kenya

Despite challenges, some LGBT progress in Kenya
 - Ken, a Kenyan LGBT rights advocate who asked the Washington Blade not to use his real name because of concerns over his personal safety, was ..

Companies wooing LGBT community

Companies wooing LGBT community
 - The airline has been a longtime supporter of the local LGBT community, getting its brand out at large events such as Long Beach Gay and Lesbian ...

In Photos: Thousands Gather for Istanbul LGBT Pride

In Photos: Thousands Gather for Istanbul LGBT Pride
 - Thousands gathered in central Istanbul on Sunday for the city's 12 th LGBT Pride march, the biggest gathering of its kind in the Islamic world.

Why income inequality threatens world order

Why income inequality threatens world order
 - The upside for America was that we got to largely write the rules for the systems that govern the world today. We pick the head of the World Bank.

Hillary Clinton tries to strike the right tone on wealth and income inequality

Hillary Clinton tries to strike the right tone on wealth and income inequality
 - When Isaacson asked about income inequality, she said: "This is not an ... Clinton noted that many more Americans were lifted out of poverty during ...

Top 1 Percent Take Over New Jersey, Income Inequality on the Rise

Top 1 Percent Take Over New Jersey, Income Inequality on the Rise
 - Chris Christie spoke out against the Democratic Party's growing emphasis on income inequality, warning that the movement would “drive America ...

Gates Says Fixing Education Toughest Challenge

Gates Says Fixing Education Toughest Challenge
 - In June 2014, Gates told a crowd that fixing education in America is harder than eradicating polio

Central American exodus driven by poverty

Central American exodus driven by poverty
 - Children from Honduras, traveling with relatives to the U.S., have their meals at the Todo por ellos (All for them) immigrant shelter in Tapachula, ...

How Did a Chinese-American Woman Become a Black Power Activist?

How Did a Chinese-American Woman Become a Black Power Activist?
 - Every once in a while, someone comes along who challenges your assumptions and forces you to rethink everything you thought you knew about ...

US To Support Latin America's Largest Solar Power Plant

US To Support Latin America's Largest Solar Power Plant
 - Latin America's largest solar power plant is coming soon to Chile. ... US law considers refugees to be people displaced from their countries, processed ...

Startups Surge In South America

Startups Surge In South America
 - New tech communities are sprouting up in South America to serve the ... successful in attracting entrepreneurs to the country – but less successful in ...

The Challenges for Female Lawyers

 The Challenges for Female Lawyers
 - In most Latin American countries, we have a greater population of women than men, but women take part in less than 10 percent of decision making ...

South America Better Positioned Financially for El Niño, Moody's Says

South America Better Positioned Financially for El Niño, Moody's Says
 - It can cause heavier-than-normal rainfall in some parts of South America ... For Brazil, heavier rains in the southern part of the country should boost ...

Argentina-Brazil Rivalry Too Hot for Latin American Brotherhood

Argentina-Brazil Rivalry Too Hot for Latin American Brotherhood
- Quarrels between fans of South America's two biggest countries have broken out in stadiums as supporters taunt each other. Police intervened in Belo ...

ASU researcher leads biodiversity workshops around the world

ASU researcher leads biodiversity workshops around the world
 - What's your favorite animal that currently lives in your country? When asked that question, primary school children from Latin American nations often ...

Why aren't Nicaragua's children fleeing to the U.S?

Why aren't Nicaragua's children fleeing to the U.S?
 - According to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the ... Nicaragua is the country with the most gender equality in Latin America and the ...

America's Destabiliziation Of Latin America

The War on Drugs in the U.S. and neighboring countries

The War on Drugs in the U.S. and neighboring countries
 - It is also altered and contributed to by those in neighboring countries. We are ... Latin America also contributes so much illegal material that the flow is ...