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jueves, 4 de septiembre de 2014

NY Senate candidate praises Ugandan anti-gay law: 'Godly people are in government'

NY Senate candidate praises Ugandan anti-gay law: 'Godly people are in government'
 - Godly people are in government,” Bronx council member Fernando Cabrera says in the video. “Gay marriage is not accepted in this country.




Help the LGBTQ homeless crisis,' pleads disowned gay Georgia teen

Help the LGBTQ homeless crisis,' pleads disowned gay Georgia teen
 - A gay teen, who was beaten and kicked out of his home by his family for being gay, has asked the public to donate to a charity for LGBT homeless youth. ... Ashley Pierce received over $90,000 (€68,456) in donations after a video of ...

What next for LGBT rights in Jamaica?

What next for LGBT rights in Jamaica?
 - Jamaica is known as one of the most homophobic places worldwide. It is no secret that this label bothers a great many of us despite our unwillingness ...

Education key to ending discrimination for LGBT community

Education key to ending discrimination for LGBT community
  - The Louisiana LGBT community is outraged after U.S. District Court Judge Martin Feldman ruled the state ban on same-sex marriage constitutional ...

2 Studies That Prove Domestic Violence Is an LGBT Issue

2 Studies That Prove Domestic Violence Is an LGBT Issue
 - The National Violence Against Women survey found that 21.5 percent of men and 35.4 percent of women living with a same-sex partner experienced ...

Gay teen kicked out of parents' home directs funds raised online to finance LGBT homeless shelter

Gay teen kicked out of parents' home directs funds raised online to finance LGBT homeless shelter
 - Screenshot of house under renovation for LGBT homeless shelter and photo ... is renovating a building to serve as a homeless shelter for LGBT youth.

LGBT people twice as likely to suffer from chronic mental health problems

LGBT people twice as likely to suffer from chronic mental health problems
 - LGBT people are two to three times more likely to suffer a chronic psychological problem, such as depression, a study by the University of Cambridge ...

Obama has global strategy – for LGBT campaign

Obama has global strategy – for LGBT campaign
 - The increased application of the LGBT-inclusion philosophy will help to transform agency hiring practices as well as the delivery of worldwide ...

LGBT Youth Face Worse Treatment in Foster Care Than Peers

LGBT Youth Face Worse Treatment in Foster Care Than Peers
 - A new study discovers that LGBT youth face twice as much mistreatment in the foster care system as do their non-LGBT peers.




Conducta” Opens 9th Sydney Latin American Film Festival

Conducta” Opens 9th Sydney Latin American Film Festival
 - Fifty feature films, short films and documentaries from 13 Latin American countries are to be screened at the 9th Sydney Latin American ...




Brazil's maternal milk banks model for globe

Brazil's maternal milk banks model for globe
 - A group of American doctors are in Brazil to learn how the country's .... set up similar programs in more than 15 Latin American and African nations, ...

Latin America and the Paradoxes of Anti-Imperialism and Class Struggle

Latin America and the Paradoxes of Anti-Imperialism and Class Struggle
 - The key to the classification of Latin American countries is the scope and depth of land grants which regimes have made to large foreign and domestic ...

Better roads to improved ports creates business opportunities in Latin America

Better roads to improved ports creates business opportunities in Latin America
 - Latin American countries are investing about 2.5 percent of their GDPs in roads, airports and other big infrastructure projects but speakers at a Miami ...

New ways to look at race and media

New ways to look at race and media
 - Discussions of race and media generally stop at that question. Two film screenings this month at the African American Museum in Philadelphia try to ...

UCLA police union says video will refute racial profiling claim

UCLA police union says video will refute racial profiling claim
 - The allegation came after the university's police department came under scrutiny last year when a prominent African American judge accused officers ...

NY AG alleges regional bank discriminated against African-Americans

NY AG alleges regional bank discriminated against African-Americans
 - N.Y. AG alleges regional bank discriminated against African-Americans ... to predominantly African-American neighborhoods because of their racial ...

What Divides Black America?

What Divides Black America?
- The funeral of African American teenager Mike Brown last week marked a new stage in the emerging movement against police brutality and racial ...

Drug policy in Central America criminalizes poverty, says Costa Rica Public Security Minister

Drug policy in Central America criminalizes poverty, says Costa Rica Public Security Minister
 - Policymakers and advocates from across the Americas met in San José for the Fifth Latin American and First Central American Conference on Drug ...




Colombia Sees Technology as Key Poverty-Fighting Tool

Colombia Sees Technology as Key Poverty-Fighting Tool
 - During the opening in this Caribbean city of the 2014 Andicom congress, Latin America's largest and oldest in the ICT sector, Maria Carolina Hoyos ...

Top 10 most competitive economies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Top 10 most competitive economies in Latin America and the Caribbean
 - Chile remains the most competitive economy in Latin America, with a strong ... Its poor education system is still failing to provide workers with the ...

LGBT groups suffer as government funding cuts bite

LGBT groups suffer as government funding cuts bite
 - One voluntary sector organisation commented: 'For a long time black LGBT people haven't always been able to access mainstream service providers, ...




Emerging Economies Are Exporting Education

Emerging Economies Are Exporting Education
 - With the rise in local demands for educational services, new providers in ... Latin America has seen billions invested in its higher education sector.

Hispanic Millennials Seeking Education and Financial Stability Before Home Ownership

Hispanic Millennials Seeking Education and Financial Stability Before Home Ownership
 - Despite this, Latino millennials remain focused on their futures and ... For young Hispanics, education and business ownership are the main indicators ...

UNL Study Examines Racial Bias in Death-Penalty Decisions

UNL Study Examines Racial Bias in Death-Penalty Decisions
 - More than 500 white and Latino people called for jury duty in a southern California courthouse participated in the research, and they were asked how ...

How the Government Created Stop-and-Frisk for Latinos

How the Government Created Stop-and-Frisk for Latinos
 - Of all the people ICE rounded up at the auto shop, only Velazquez and Palma had ... Some 33,000 Latinos came after Katrina to help rebuild the city.