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miércoles, 4 de febrero de 2015

Health inequality 'is widening' among young people in rich countries

Health inequality 'is widening' among young people in rich countries
 - The study looked at nearly half a million adolescents from 34 countries across Europe and North America who were surveyed as part of the World ...

Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States

Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States
 - The EPI report said that today's levels of inequality in the United States raise a “new American Dilemma.” It explained, “In the next decade, something ...

Closing time for gay pubs – a new victim of London's soaring property prices

Closing time for gay pubs – a new victim of London's soaring property prices
 - But the past couple of years have been notably hard for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) venues in the UK. In the capital alone, more than a ...

Don't deny right to marry to LGBT

Don't deny right to marry to LGBT
 - Bryce Bennett's bill would give LGBT's the right to be married under the law and to experience the same rights, responsibilities, joys and heartaches as ...

Russian Senator calls LGBT people 'mentally ill'

Russian Senator calls LGBT people 'mentally ill'
 - Senator Milonov is a notoriously anti-gay politician who has organised “raids” on LGBT events. He said: “The lesbians went through with this photo ...

Michigan Considered Among Worst States for LGBT Equality

Michigan Considered Among Worst States for LGBT Equality
 - According to the Movement Advancement Project, LGBT Michiganders are put in economic harm through legal discrimination, a lack of family ...

Labour's plan to introduce LGBT education to five year olds is the best idea they've had

Labour's plan to introduce LGBT education to five year olds is the best idea they've had
  - Labour's plan to introduce LGBT-oriented sex education to five-year-olds is simply one of the best ideas they've had. Liberal parents may shrug and ...

Advocates, HUD launch housing initiative

Advocates, HUD launch housing initiative
 - It will also advocate for policies that promote LGBT-inclusive housing, provide resources to LGBT seniors who are seeking LGBT-friendly housing and ...

Here's a Bold New Strategy for Solving the LGBT Elderly Housing Crisis

Here's a Bold New Strategy for Solving the LGBT Elderly Housing Crisis
 - But so far, there's been relatively little national conversation about the housing crisis' impact on the first generation of openly LGBT senior citizens.

League of Legends tournament limits LGBT players, then backtracks

League of Legends tournament limits LGBT players, then backtracks
 - Here's a contender for 'illogical decision of the week' - League of Legends tournament organiser, Garena eSports, set a new rule for its upcoming ...

Three ways to 'do something' about poverty

Three ways to 'do something' about poverty
 - Well, President Obama challenged us to “go do something about” the problems of poverty and inequality in America. Here are three ideas that ...

Teen health levels linked to income inequality

Teen health levels linked to income inequality
 - The gap in physical and mental health between rich and poor teens has widened across North America and Europe, a Canadian researcher has ...

A Peace Deal with Colombia's Marxist Guerrillas Won't Fix Latin America's Cocaine Problem

A Peace Deal with Colombia's Marxist Guerrillas Won't Fix Latin America's Cocaine Problem
 - At last year's United Nations General Assembly, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos asked the world to imagine his country "without coca," the ...


Multilingualism: A tool that travels well

Multilingualism: A tool that travels well
 - “I'm interested in human rights law and immigration and I think that working either in Latin American countries for human rights violations would be ...

Uruguay with one foot in the Security Council in 2016; has full support from the region

Uruguay with one foot in the Security Council in 2016; has full support from the region
 - This means all countries from Latin America and the Caribbean will chose Uruguay for the seat that belongs to this region in the Security Council”, ...

Colombia's coffee production returns to pre-crisis levels

Colombia's coffee production returns to pre-crisis levels
 - There are plenty of beans coming out of the Latin American country after a strong harvest last year, and forecasters are predicting further output growth ...

Abortion encroaches on Chile

Abortion encroaches on Chile
  - Abortion is up for discussion in Chile, one of seven predominantly Catholic Latin American nations, that until ...

Medium-term looks positive for Peruvian economy

Medium-term looks positive for Peruvian economy
 - The export credit insurance company published the report, “Latin America-Growth Picking Up For Pacific Countries,” placing Peru as one of the 10 ...

A Cuban end to the Cold War

A Cuban end to the Cold War
 - No Latin American government, be it liberal or conservative, defends the ... While all the countries agreed on defining the agreement between ...

Commercial interests must not compromise education

Commercial interests must not compromise education
 - Services and other international commercial arrangements, university heads and higher education unions in Australasia, Latin America and across ...

Venezuelans are Poor Again

Venezuelans are Poor Again
 - The reduction of poverty is indeed one of the biggest achievements of anyone ... According to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the ...

San Francisco Pride announces nominee slate and public vote for 2015 community and ...

San Francisco Pride announces nominee slate and public vote for 2015 community and ...
 - Masen Davis is a transgender advocate who has dedicated his life to LGBT ... is an affirmation and embrace of the resistance and resilience of Black people. ... It was created by and for Lesbians of African descent during the Black ...

Colombia to launch program to combat rural poverty

Colombia to launch program to combat rural poverty
 - Colombia's government will launch a program to combat rural poverty that includes funding for housing and agricultural schools and increased access ...

HIV director calls for resources for Black LGBT community

HIV director calls for resources for Black LGBT community
 - As National African-American HIV Awareness Day approaches on Feb. 7, Gregorio Millett is calling for funding to be directed toward the Black gay ...

Black LGBT History Month

Black LGBT History Month
 - By extension, February is Black LGBT History Month. Here in Milwaukee, it is difficult to find any information about the local African American LGBT ...