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jueves, 9 de abril de 2015

Exploding the Myths About Poverty

Exploding the Myths About Poverty
 - Exploding the Myths About Poverty. America didn't “lose” the War on Poverty. Poverty declined. Can it be reduced further in cities like Milwaukee?

Toronto launch education programme aimed at promoting inclusion in sport

Toronto launch education programme aimed at promoting inclusion in sport
 - The art installation continues PrideHouse Toronto's drive at ensuring the Pan American Games are the most inclusive Games in history for LGBTQ ...

Bullied transgender teen dies in apparent suicide

Bullied transgender teen dies in apparent suicide
 - Max Disposit, the executive director of the North County LGBTQ Resource Center in Oceanside where Taylor often took part in youth groups, said she ...

White House Takes Stance Against 'Reparative Therapy'

White House Takes Stance Against 'Reparative Therapy'
 - In an online letter posted on Wednesday, the White House threw its support behind state efforts to ban conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors.

How Jeremy Dias Is Beating Bullies And Saving LGBTQ Kids

How Jeremy Dias Is Beating Bullies And Saving LGBTQ Kids
 - Have students started an LGBTQ Alliance or Diversity Club?' That's what makes a difference and that's what makes our programming successful.".

How 'Progressive' Policy Weakens African-American Banks

How 'Progressive' Policy Weakens African-American Banks
 - The balance sheets of black-owned banks, along with minority-owned ... many of which serve African-American, Native-American, and multi-racial ...

Black parents are homeschooling their children to avoid racism

Black parents are homeschooling their children to avoid racism
 - My research found strong evidence to suggest that racism is far from being a ... African-American students are more than twice as likely to be labeled ...

US Alone Once Again at Americas summit

US Alone Once Again at Americas summit
 - In Latin America, whose leaders are convening at a hemispheric summit in ... Latin American countries have made clear that they will not support ...

Why Latin America makes a point of not toeing the Washington line

Why Latin America makes a point of not toeing the Washington line
 - Consider, for a moment, that when the United States broke off diplomatic relations with Cuba in 1962, Mexico was the only country in Latin America ...

Latin America: surveillance and human rights in the digital age

Latin America: surveillance and human rights in the digital age
 - When it comes to surveillance, Latin American governments have different ... If no action is taken, Latin American countries might well engage in ...

Who's to say Jeb Bush isn't really Hispanic?

Who's to say Jeb Bush isn't really Hispanic?
 - Hispanics or Latinos are those people who classified themselves in one of the specific Spanish, Hispanic, or Latino categories listed on the Census ...

Majority Of Americans, Including Latinos, Approve Of Normalizing Relations With Cuba, Poll Finds

Majority Of Americans, Including Latinos, Approve Of Normalizing Relations With Cuba, Poll Finds
 - Only 26% overall and 25% of Latinos did not approve. ... More than half of Latinos, 54%, said people of color were treated just like anyone else by ...

Clean energy is among priorities as Latino lawmakers broaden focus of bills

Clean energy is among priorities as Latino lawmakers broaden focus of bills
 - Latino lawmakers, who have increasingly flexed their muscle as a voting bloc ... “The issues that the Latino legislators care about are issues that matter to ... including a measure that would allow people living in the country illegally to ...

Downtown concept seeks tie-in to Latino roots

Downtown concept seeks tie-in to Latino roots
 - I definitely think that preserving the Latino culture is a cool thing. ... “We need to be attracting people outside of the city, not looking inward and be ...

Homophobia in ethnic minority communities

Homophobia in ethnic minority communities
 - Many in the African American community still view HIV/AIDS as a gay ..... Social Discrimination and Health: The Case of Latino Gay Men and HIV Risk.

How to even the educational playing field for Latino kids

How to even the educational playing field for Latino kids
 - Bruce Fuller, a professor of education and public policy at Berkeley, said that because teachers in Latin America are so respected, many Latino ...

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Honors Latino Students, Parents and Partners at 2015 Leaders In ...

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Honors Latino Students, Parents and Partners at 2015 Leaders In ...
 - This week, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) held its annual Leaders in Education Awards (LEA) Luncheon to recognize distinguished HSF ...

UNESCO Stresses Priority Granted by Cuba to Education

UNESCO Stresses Priority Granted by Cuba to Education
 - year 13 percent of its Gross Domestic Product to education, the highest rate in Latin America, expert Nihan Blanchy Koseleci specialist said today.

Few Countries with all Goals in Education, Cuba in Lat Am

Few Countries with all Goals in Education, Cuba in Lat Am
 - of three countries in the world has reached the global goals of Education for All in the 2000-2015 period, a goal Cuba only reached in Latin America, ...

Latin America Has a Growth Problem

Latin America Has a Growth Problem
 - Latin America's economies are in serious trouble. The region's growth is ... Infrastructure and education should be the priorities. Efforts to widen the tax ...

LAC needs to boost youth participation and inclusion

LAC needs to boost youth participation and inclusion
 - Democracy is widely supported in Latin America and the Caribbean. ... lack of representation, as well as universal demands for quality education, ...

Automatization, Productivity, and Human Capital in Latin America

Automatization, Productivity, and Human Capital in Latin America
 - Over the past decade, Latin America maintained impressive levels of ... of poverty, inequality, informal employment, and poor education -- also saw ...

MoMA Reconstructs the History of Latin American Modernism

MoMA Reconstructs the History of Latin American Modernism
 - Personally, I was stunned by how Latin America had been systematically not part of my own historical education in architecture — despite the fact that ...

US Wants Salvadoran Ex-Officer To Face Charges Over Priests' Deaths

US Wants Salvadoran Ex-Officer To Face Charges Over Priests' Deaths
 - His candidacy is historic in terms of having a Latino run for mayor as a ... We have been counted out by pundits and polls . . . but people have had ...

One step forward two steps back for Colombia's gay couples

One step forward two steps back for Colombia's gay couples
 - Opponents of advancing gay rights, including Colombia's powerful ... Argentina became the first Latin American country to legalise gay marriage in ...