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jueves, 25 de diciembre de 2014

Russians awarded prizes for anti-gay hate

Russians awarded prizes for anti-gay hate
 - The annual awards ceremony for the worst of the country's LGBTI hate is organized by the Straight Alliance for LGBT equality in St Petersburg.

My wish for the family with two dads who brought Christmas to a group of homeless LGBT youth

My wish for the family with two dads who brought Christmas to a group of homeless LGBT youth
 - Years ago when my partner and I were deciding whether or not to have kids, we made two lists. The first was a “cons” list. On that list were all the ...

This door adornment is actually a sign of safety at FGCU

This door adornment is actually a sign of safety at FGCU
 - The FGCU Safe Zone program is an educational course to help the FGCU community better understand the issues in the LGBT population, according ...

Why we should reflect on the state of LGBT persecution this Christmas

Why we should reflect on the state of LGBT persecution this Christmas
 - The head of the Human Dignity Trust writes for PinkNews on why we should look to other countries this Christmas, where LGBT people are still ...

Distributor raises screenings for documentary on Vietnam transgender people over audience ...

Distributor raises screenings for documentary on Vietnam transgender people over audience ...
 - Directed by Nguyen Thi Tham, the movie is a respectful, true, and positive perspective on the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) ...

Costa Rica is a truly LGBT-friendly destination

Costa Rica is a truly LGBT-friendly destination
 - While Costa Rica is a truly LGBT-friendly destination, there is no gay village proper in San Jose; rather, its bars, clubs and bathhouses are scattered ...

Dreaming of a pink Christmas: Tel Aviv launches winter LGBT festival

Dreaming of a pink Christmas: Tel Aviv launches winter LGBT festival
 - Tel Aviv launches a two-week festival for gays and lesbians on Friday in a bid to draw tourists during the relatively warm and sunny holiday season in ...

Off-Duty Black NYPD Officers Say They Are Also Harassed By White Cops

Off-Duty Black NYPD Officers Say They Are Also Harassed By White Cops
 - Reuters interviewed 25 African-American male officers, including 15 who were ... had been victims of racial profiling and violence — a 96% rate in this case. ... Not everyone in the Black community agrees that African Americans are ...

Racial labels as landmines

Racial labels as landmines
- Observers of my writing know that I hopscotch my way through racial and ethnic ... The consequences of subtyping 'African-Americans' from 'Blacks'" ...

Racial discrimination is deeply embedded in fabric of the US society'

Racial discrimination is deeply embedded in fabric of the US society'
 - Racial discrimination is deeply embedded in fabric of the US society' ... demographics that show massive portions of the city are African American, ...

African American Man Sues BART Police Claiming Racial Profiling

African American Man Sues BART Police Claiming Racial Profiling
 - An African American man, who was arrested by Bay Area Rapid Transit police at the Powell station in San Francisco in ...

Black police in US feel threatened by white cops

Black police in US feel threatened by white cops
 - African American police in New York City say they feel threatened from fellow white officers and experience the same racial profiling that black ...

Cuba's biggest export are doctors, teachers

Cuba's biggest export are doctors, teachers
 - Cuban educators could also help bring Cuban-style teacher-education programmes into Latin America's universities and normal schools.

White cop kills armed black youth in Missouri, sparking renewed tension

White cop kills armed black youth in Missouri, sparking renewed tension
 - Berkeley Mayor Theodore Hoskins said that the two cases were not comparable, announcing an investigation into the incident and urging people not ...

6 Reasons Having A Latino Pope Has Made A Difference

6 Reasons Having A Latino Pope Has Made A Difference
 - The first Latino and first Jesuit pope has won over the world with his tendency ... The herbal infusion confused people at first, but it became a learning ...

Educational quality key to growth

Educational quality key to growth
 - For Latin America, 2014 did not turn out as well as we envisioned. ... investments that can do both at once, few come to mind as easily as education.

New Data Shows Mixed Progress on Latin American Learning Outcomes

New Data Shows Mixed Progress on Latin American Learning Outcomes
  - Earlier this December, a new set of data on learning outcomes was released corresponding to the Third Comparative Latin America Study. The data ...

The Interview" opens at 300 theaters in US

The Interview" opens at 300 theaters in US
 - President Barack Obama was among many people who criticized SPE for canceling the film's release. On Tuesday, several independent theaters, ...

Peru has lifted 300000 out of extreme poverty, government claims, reaching target a year early

Peru has lifted 300000 out of extreme poverty, government claims, reaching target a year early
 - Roughly 300,000 Peruvians emerged from extreme poverty last year thanks to government social programs, the country's minister of Development and ...

SF LGBT community marches Christmas Eve in solidarity with police protest movement

SF LGBT community marches Christmas Eve in solidarity with police protest movement
 - Sagatume, a transgender Latina from the Mission district who helped organize the march, said her community, like black people nationwide, has had ...