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martes, 3 de marzo de 2015

A Haven For Hope, Where Homeless LGBT Youth Can Thrive

A Haven For Hope, Where Homeless LGBT Youth Can Thrive
 - Originally, the Thrive Youth Center had plans to open its doors to young LGBT people aged 18-25 at the Travis Park United Methodist Church in Nov.

LGBT travelers face some of the biggest challenges

LGBT travelers face some of the biggest challenges
 - Crossed with a higher-than-average disposable income, the LGBT crowd becomes a no-brainer of a target audience for the travel industry.

Film Festival Brings Religious and LGBT Communities Together

Film Festival Brings Religious and LGBT Communities Together
  - A film festival is proposing to try to bridge the enormous gap between religion and the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community.

Small step by Tokyo district could be giant leap for LGBT equality

Small step by Tokyo district could be giant leap for LGBT equality
 - In Japan, legally binding civil unions remain a distant dream for the LGBT community, with same-sex partners often unable to rent apartments.

American democracy is doomed

American democracy is doomed
 - Latin-American countries have experienced many episodes of democratic breakdown, so distinguishing Latin-American cultural attributes from ...

Latin America's finished steel consumption up one percent in 2014

Latin America's finished steel consumption up one percent in 2014
 - In the given period, all Latin American countries presented steel trade deficits, led by Mexico with an imbalance of 5.1 million mt. Other countries that ...

Hispanics Will Fill 75% of New US Jobs Between 2020 and 2034

Hispanics Will Fill 75% of New US Jobs Between 2020 and 2034
 - Several major industrialized countries in Europe and Japan face a ... percent of all migrants from 10 Latin American countries, according to the report.

LGBT asylum seekers face 'bullying' and 'abuse' in British detention centres

LGBT asylum seekers face 'bullying' and 'abuse' in British detention centres
 - A cross-party group of MPs and peers has criticised the treatment of LGBT asylum seekers detained in immigration detention centres across the UK.

Charlotte rejects LGBT anti-discrimination proposal

Charlotte rejects LGBT anti-discrimination proposal
 - Charlotte has rejected a measure protecting people from discrimination because of their sexual orientation. City Council voted ...

Ohio LGBT activist faces charge after faking his own abduction, police say

Ohio LGBT activist faces charge after faking his own abduction, police say
 - LGBT rights activists in Ohio were shaken overnight by a disturbing message from Adam Hoover, the co-president of Marriage Equality Ohio. “Please ...

Psychology Today: Reject Ads from Practitioners of Dangerous and Debunked LGBT “Conversion

Psychology Today: Reject Ads from Practitioners of Dangerous and Debunked LGBT “Conversion
 -  Call it out Today, the HRC called on Psychology Today to stop accepting online listings from mental health practitioners who offer to “cure” LGBT ...

Global trends in health inequalities among young people related to income inequality

Global trends in health inequalities among young people related to income inequality
 - that rising income inequality in Europe and North America coincides with wider disparities in the mental and physical health of 11- to 15-year-olds.

Asians make it big in America

Asians make it big in America
 - Since 1989, Asian-Americans have enjoyed an explosive growth in educational attainment. In 2013, 65% of Asian-Americans ages 35 to 39 had a ...


Are American Millennials Falling Behind?

Are American Millennials Falling Behind?
 - Their results found a paradox: millennials might be putting a greater emphasis on education, but their performance is not adequate to remain ...

Warren Buffett Proves That Insourcing In America Still Works

Warren Buffett Proves That Insourcing In America Still Works
 - In recent decades, more and more American companies have started to look overseas for cheap labor and materials to try to gain an edge in the ...

What Europe's hopeful left can learn from Latin America

What Europe's hopeful left can learn from Latin America
 - And as it goes in Europe today, so it went in Latin America in the 1990s. ... In various South American countries, particularly Argentina, Venezuela, ...

Latin America and the 'end of capitalism'

Latin America and the 'end of capitalism'
 - Unfortunately, while they keep waiting for capitalism's definitive demise, many Latin American countries keep relying on their commodity and ...

Controlling fertility in America is an economic issue

Controlling fertility in America is an economic issue
 - Single women between 15 and 44 from the lowest income bracket (>100% of the federal poverty line, $US11,770) in the US are five times more likely ...

Census Data Show Insanity Of Congressional Move To Fund President Obama's Unlawful Mass ...

Census Data Show Insanity Of Congressional Move To Fund President Obama's Unlawful Mass ...
 - The poverty rate of whites is actually higher now than it was in 1964, the unemployment rate for African-Americans age 16-19 who are actively looking ...


Pope Francis to send 'social justice' bishop to San Diego

Pope Francis to send 'social justice' bishop to San Diego
 - We are called to see the issues of abortion and poverty, marriage and ... of poverty, exclusion and inequality,” he wrote in America in November.

Survey Data from Planned Parenthood and the Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health

Survey Data from Planned Parenthood and the Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health
 -  Each year 14 million people become newly infected with human papillomavirus (HPV). It is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. ...

A billion dollars, Mr. Biden? For what, exactly?

A billion dollars, Mr. Biden? For what, exactly?
 - For instance, a 2013 audit of the USAID inspector general's office in Guatemala revealed that water purifiers provided to poor people were useless ...

Documentary reveals harsh realities for black communities

Documentary reveals harsh realities for black communities
 - What we experienced was the realities that people are facing in black communities across this country and I would add communities of Latino people ...

Haitian youths hopeful in adversity

Haitian youths hopeful in adversity
 - While many street youths in Haiti are being excluded and marginalised, ... that youths in a situation of extreme poverty and extreme marginalisation, ...

In Latin America, women can be the game-changers

In Latin America, women can be the game-changers
 - Education and economic empowerment are closely linked. By supporting girls' and women's education, Latin America has closed the schooling gap ...