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jueves, 3 de julio de 2014

Archbishop apologises for 'insensitivity' in statement on LGBT issues

Archbishop apologises for 'insensitivity' in statement on LGBT issues
 - While he apologised for any “insensitivity” that may have been conveyed in his initial statement on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and ...

LGBT And religious groups demonstrate at Miami-Dade County Courthouse

LGBT And religious groups demonstrate at Miami-Dade County Courthouse
 - Activists from LGBT and religious groups gathered outside the Miami-Dade county courthouse Wednesday, July 2, 2014, to demonstrate while six ...

Chase bank surveys workers to see if they're 'ally of the LGBT community'

Chase bank surveys workers to see if they're 'ally of the LGBT community'
 - With the way things are going and the fact that LGBT rights are being viewed as pretty much tantamount to the civil rights movement of the mid '50s to ...

LGBT people living with mental illness face double stigma

LGBT people living with mental illness face double stigma
 - LGBT people with bipolar disorder, post traumatic stress disorder or chronic depression not only face stigma not only because of their sexual ...

Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGBT 'Disorders' From ICD

Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGBT 'Disorders' From ICD
 - As the World Health Organization and the United Nations prepare to release a new edition of their International Classification of Diseases (ICD) ...

Will Hobby Lobby Decision Influence Obama's LGBT Executive Order?

Will Hobby Lobby Decision Influence Obama's LGBT Executive Order?
 - President Barack Obama may have new pressure on him to consider religious liberty issues regarding his pending executive order barring LGBT ...

Out of the past: gay cinema and nostalgia

Out of the past: gay cinema and nostalgia
 - There was an unmistakable horror vibe at this year's BFI Flare, as the London LGBT film festival is now known. The lineup included a strand of 80s ...

7 Rivers LGBT to host summer events

7 Rivers LGBT to host summer events
 - The 7 Rivers LGBT Resource Center will host a number of events this summer to establish connections and unite community members of Winona.

The Limitations of Executive Orders: Anti-LGBT Discrimination Continues on All Fronts

The Limitations of Executive Orders: Anti-LGBT Discrimination Continues on All Fronts
 - Tyler Brandt being forced to wear a nametag with a homophobic, ableist slur is but one example of the problems that face LGBT people every day in ...

How the Civil Rights Act of 1964 could protect LGBT workers today

How the Civil Rights Act of 1964 could protect LGBT workers today
 - The question for LGBT advocates is whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which in part prohibits workplace discrimination on the basis of sex, also ...

Is America in Danger of Fracturing Into Two Countries, One Secular, One Religious?

Is America in Danger of Fracturing Into Two Countries, One Secular, One Religious?
 - Think of the old “Jesusland” meme—the map of a North America divided ... Poverty among naturalized immigrants—that is, those who have become ...

Children streaming across US border fleeing violence, poverty

Children streaming across US border fleeing violence, poverty
 - A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer helps two young boys pick out clothes as they join hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant ...

What American Dream? One-Fourth of People Now Live in High-Poverty Neighborhoods

What American Dream? One-Fourth of People Now Live in High-Poverty Neighborhoods
 - According to the Census Bureau, in 2010, roughly 14.9 percent people were living under the poverty line. In America that's defined as a family of four ...

Is America to Thank for the Global Decline in Poverty?

Is America to Thank for the Global Decline in Poverty?
 - But that kind of poverty, in which people live on less than $1 a day, has decreased by 80 percent since his childhood. And it wasn't the UN, World Bank ...

Here Are All the Refugees America Has Let In

Here Are All the Refugees America Has Let In
- According to the Global Post's compilation of data from the UN Refugee Agency, Latin America, Africa and Asia dominate countries of origins for ...

Football in Latin America

Football in Latin America
 - The history of the beautiful game in Latin America can be quite ugly: ethnic divisions within countries and bitter rivalries between them played out on ...

Education and skills: A road to development

Education and skills: A road to development
 - All this is particularly relevant in a region like Latin America and the ... dialogue among development actors from OECD and non-OECD countries.

HPV testing could save lives in the Caribbean

HPV testing could save lives in the Caribbean
 - Health advocates from the Pan American Health Organization and the World ... Argentina and Mexico are the only Latin American countries that have ...

Why we still need affirmative action for African Americans in college admissions

Why we still need affirmative action for African Americans in college admissions
 - Affirmative action in college admissions for African Americans has been losing support in the United States for some time, with new “colorblind” ...

Rashid Johnson targets notions of origin in a show at Athens' George Economou Collection Space

Rashid Johnson targets notions of origin in a show at Athens' George Economou Collection Space
 - a solo exhibition by the young African American artist Rashid Johnson. ... to explore questions of identity and particularly the legacy of afro-centrism.

Why Kids Are Crossing The Desert Alone To Get To America

Why Kids Are Crossing The Desert Alone To Get To America
 - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) agency found that of 404 children who had left Latin America, at least 58 percent of ...

Chile looking to gas to meet energy demand, energy minister says

Chile looking to gas to meet energy demand, energy minister says
 - While South America is universally recognized as a continent rich with fossil fuels—boasting the country with the largest proved oil reserves in ...

Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America Holds Steady in 2013

Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America Holds Steady in 2013
 - These flows varied by country. For example, 70 percent of FDI in Mexico went into manufacturing, while in South America, excluding Brazil, most of the ...

US Presidemt Obama Hopes For Deepening Ties With Chile

US Presidemt Obama Hopes For Deepening Ties With Chile
 - Obama said he would also discuss security in Central America and the ... whose country is a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council this year. ... Chile "has been a model of democracy in Latin America," Obama said.

Realife Church plans mission to Haiti

Realife Church plans mission to Haiti
 - Realife Church will be taking a missions trip to the country of Haiti Aug. ... Poverty, sickness, and depravity have hit the people of Haiti with ...