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martes, 29 de julio de 2014

The city's LGBT community celebrates the fourth annual Prague Pride

The city's LGBT community celebrates the fourth annual Prague Pride
 - The main focus of this year's Prague Pride is bridging the gap between East and West and giving attention to oppressed LGBT communities in ...

Fabulous Independent Film Festival to celebrate LGBT community

Fabulous Independent Film Festival to celebrate LGBT community
 - A total of 15 features and short films celebrating the diversity in the LGBT community will be screened at the fourth annual Fabulous ...

Gay Conversion Therapy Challenged in Chinese Courts by LGBT Activists

Gay Conversion Therapy Challenged in Chinese Courts by LGBT Activists
 - That the Chinese government is allowing LGBT activists to challenge gay conversion therapy in the courts is a landmark move for the typically ...




LGBT Job Fair to Restrict Attendance of Straight Students

LGBT Job Fair to Restrict Attendance of Straight Students
  - In a presentation at the Graduate Management Admission Council's annual conference last month, Matt Kidd, executive director of the LGBT group ...

For Many Asian LGBT Youth, Homophobia Starts at Home

For Many Asian LGBT Youth, Homophobia Starts at Home
 - Alex and people in Asia who identify as lesbian, gaym, bisexual, or transsexual (LGBT) often find themselves victims of violence from family members, ...

LGBT Families Deliver Petition Seeking Marriage Equality

LGBT Families Deliver Petition Seeking Marriage Equality
 - Petitions asking Attorney General Greg Abbott and Governor Rick Perry to stop defending the state's gay marriage ban were hand-delivered by the ...

Study Finds Gay Neighborhoods Losing LGBT Cultural Identity

Study Finds Gay Neighborhoods Losing LGBT Cultural Identity
 - In an upcoming book entitled There Goes the Gayborhood, University of British Columbia sociologist Amin Ghaziani says that “fewer same-sex ...

LGBT-Rights Groups Ask Texas Attorney General To Stop Enforcing Ban On Same-Sex Marriages

LGBT-Rights Groups Ask Texas Attorney General To Stop Enforcing Ban On Same-Sex Marriages
 - Same-sex families and gay-rights groups have filed a petition with Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott's office, requesting requesting that they stop ...

Gayborhoods' are becoming more straight: research

Gayborhoods' are becoming more straight: research
 - LGBT-identified individuals say that they no longer feel confined to the singular streets of just one gayborhood, as they feel more accepted by straight ...

Local education politics 'far from dead'

Local education politics 'far from dead'
 - An effort by Teach for America to capture school board seats across the nation suggests local politics still plays a vital role in shaping education, ...

Child migration sheds light on poverty, desperation many Hondurans face daily

Child migration sheds light on poverty, desperation many Hondurans face daily
 - It's the question of the summer: Why are thousands of Central American ... smuggling business and widespread poverty are a recipe for desperation, ...

Promoting Inequality and Waste

 Promoting Inequality and Waste
 - In the crazy years of the housing boom the financial sector was a gigantic cesspool of excess and corruption. There was big money in pushing and ...

Corruption and elitism' fueling inequality in China

Corruption and elitism' fueling inequality in China
 - Income inequality is a global problem. It has always existed in traditional oligarchical systems such as those in South America. It was less prevalent in ...

US suffers from lifespan inequality, says Stanford researcher

US suffers from lifespan inequality, says Stanford researcher
 - Stanford researcher Shripad Tuljapurkar found that a lifespan inequality gap ... One reason is that America's mortality rate among young males is not ...

Latin American biometrics market to grow almost 25% through 2018

Latin American biometrics market to grow almost 25% through 2018
 - In its analysis of Latin America, the report focuses specifically on the ... key leading countries, buying criteria, market growth drivers, market trends, and ...

Colombia Top 5 in Latin America for social inclusion spending, lags in outcomes: study

Colombia Top 5 in Latin America for social inclusion spending, lags in outcomes: study
 - Despite being in the top 5 of Latin American countries when it comes to the proportion spent on social inclusion, Colombia is still lagging behind when ...

On Latin American solidarity

On Latin American solidarity
 - As the Argentine government struggles to avoid defaulting on its debt, little effort has been made by Latin American countries to speak ...

Mexico's fascism and illegal immigration

Mexico's fascism and illegal immigration
 - There are many interesting views on illegal immigrants from Mexico and other Latin American countries to the US.

Democracy is 'more than just elections'

Democracy is 'more than just elections'
 - Democracy in any country cannot be attained only through the electoral system, ... “There is a triangle of factors that people in Latin America don't trust ...

Latin America Pays Tribute to Chavez on His 60th Birthday

Latin America Pays Tribute to Chavez on His 60th Birthday
 - Venezuela and delegations from several Latin American countries, some of which were headed by their president, are paying tribute to late ...

Human Development - Latin America Less Than Halfway There

Human Development - Latin America Less Than Halfway There
- In 14 Latin American and Caribbean countries, nearly seven percent of the population experiences multidimensional poverty, while an additional 9.5 ... - 

Hispanic Heritage Foundation Donates Tablets, Books For Immigrant Children

Hispanic Heritage Foundation Donates Tablets, Books For Immigrant Children
 - The surge of immigrants continues throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Everyday people from different parts of Central America arrive at the Sacred ...

This Online School Could Revolutionize the Way Latin Americans Learn English

This Online School Could Revolutionize the Way Latin Americans Learn English
 - According to Education News, half of Latin Americans (around 300 million people) use the Internet. And in the past year, there has been a 17 percent ...

Pioneering jazz musician Giorgio Gaslini dies aged 84

Pioneering jazz musician Giorgio Gaslini dies aged 84
 - In Italy he played a fundamental role in popularising Afro American music and worked to see the style acquire formal recognition from institutions.

Indiana partnership aids domestic violence victims

Indiana partnership aids domestic violence victims
 - The Office of the Elkhart County Prosecuting Attorney and the YWCA North Central Indiana will offer a support group to Hispanic victims of domestic ...