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miércoles, 10 de junio de 2015

Online bullying may have led teen boy to suicide

Online bullying may have led teen boy to suicide
 - Online bullying may have led teen boy to suicide ... north are investigating the death of a teenage boy who is understood to have been bullied online.

Poverty Shapes How Children Think About Themselves”

Poverty Shapes How Children Think About Themselves”
 - BPS Research Digest discusses research that shows how children's ways of thinking and feeling are being strongly shaped and delimited, as early as ...

Only a Bully Kicks the Poor

Only a Bully Kicks the Poor
 - So, in the interest of clarity on the subject of poverty in America, I will try to refute the pseudo-facts Issa used to support his claim, without once referring ...

The United States of Poverty

The United States of Poverty
 - Perhaps America's greatest paradox and greatest tragedy is how a country with our riches and resources has a permanent underclass; an entire ...

Why LGBT rights are racing ahead while feminism limps behind

Why LGBT rights are racing ahead while feminism limps behind
 - As the struggle for LGBT rights gains momentum, the feminist movement is looking more and more like its limping sister. From the legalization of gay ...

Ogilvy PR launches practice to target LGBT consumers

Ogilvy PR launches practice to target LGBT consumers
 - Ogilvy PR has launched a practice called Ogilvy Pride, to deliver market insight into the LGBT community and enable clients to engage with minority ...

DC Comics Gives Us A Crash Course In LGBT Superheroes

DC Comics Gives Us A Crash Course In LGBT Superheroes
 - With gay superhero Midnighter now headlining his own comic book, DC Comics has compiled a rich history of LGBT characters in its titles.

Franklin Graham: Billy Graham's Son Urges Christians To Start LGBT-Friendly Boycott

Franklin Graham: Billy Graham's Son Urges Christians To Start LGBT-Friendly Boycott
 - Franklin Graham is encouraging an LGBT-friendly boycott. The evangelist is reportedly encouraging Christians to stop utilizing services or buying ...

Estate Planning Advice For LGBT Couples

Estate Planning Advice For LGBT Couples
 - But the rules are complicated, and changing, for LGBT couples. And if you're an LGBT couple operating without the legal protections and advantages ...

America's Top LGBT-Friendly Cities: Philadelphia Ranks 6th

America's Top LGBT-Friendly Cities: Philadelphia Ranks 6th
 - According to a recent study conducted by the folks over at NerdWallet, Philly ranks among the top 10 LGBT-friendly cities in the United States, and ...

A false war fades: the end of Brazil-Mexico rivalry?

A false war fades: the end of Brazil-Mexico rivalry?
 - Diplomats from Latin America's two largest nations were often preoccupied, if not obsessed, with a competition for an elusive role as regional leaders ...

Protest in Texas against police aggression towards black youths

Protest in Texas against police aggression towards black youths
 - Around 500 people gathered near a swimming pool in McKinney, in the US state of Texas, to protest police aggression against young Afro-Americans ...

Bolivia's telecoms market is fastest growing in Latin America

Bolivia's telecoms market is fastest growing in Latin America
 - By comparison, Bolivia is among the least connected countries in Latin America. At the end of 2014, the broadband penetration rate in the country was ...

Latin Americans Eat Junk Food to Feel Prosperous, Expert Says

Latin Americans Eat Junk Food to Feel Prosperous, Expert Says
 - Latin Americans see junk food as an “aspirational” product that helps them be more like people in rich countries, but the result is ...

Colombia, the Surprising Global Leader in Transgender Rights

Colombia, the Surprising Global Leader in Transgender Rights
 - The Latin American country moves to allow transgender citizens to legally change their name and gender on government documents.

EU boosts investment, business coop. with Latin America

EU boosts investment, business coop. with Latin America
 - Once the agreements have been formally signed, they will enter into force and from that date onwards the citizens of the two Latin-American countries ...

Bipolar Disorder and the Uninvestigated Latino Population

Bipolar Disorder and the Uninvestigated Latino Population
 - However, treating the long-term disruptive condition is a matter of assessment and treatment as well as the education of the Latino community.

Black Miss Japan fights for race revolution

Black Miss Japan fights for race revolution
 - With a Japanese mother and African American father, Miyamoto is what's known in Japan as a 'hafu'. And she endured abuse after winning the crown ...

Texas officer seen manhandling black teenage girl put on 'administrative leave'

Texas officer seen manhandling black teenage girl put on 'administrative leave'
 - For some, Casebolt's actions in targeting African-Americans, who make up about ... African-American pool party and believes the incident was racially ...

4 shocking ways segregation continues to devastate Black America

4 shocking ways segregation continues to devastate Black America
 - There are four major ways that segregation is hurting African Americans ... American policing also is taking place in the context of racial segregation.

The Dangerous Construction of Whiteness

The Dangerous Construction of Whiteness
 - Another week, another video--this time of a young African American woman wearing a bathing suit, holding only a towel. ... The performance of racial brutalization, by both police and vigilantes, is, in my view, a way to model racial ...

Battling Rural Poverty, Fundraiser Helps Native Farmers in Latin America

Battling Rural Poverty, Fundraiser Helps Native Farmers in Latin America
 - The agency's mission statement also notes that 75 percent of world poverty is rural poverty and the three countries with the greatest number of rural ...

Nigerian-American LGBT Activist & Artist Adejoke Tugbiyele's 'Queer African Spirit'

Nigerian-American LGBT Activist & Artist Adejoke Tugbiyele's 'Queer African Spirit'
 - The work of Nigerian-American activist and visual artist Adejoke Tugbiyele ... A Queer African Spirit is her newest work, inspired by the 2014 public ...

Logo TV Launches LGBT Documentary Division; Initial Slate Includes Matthew Shepard Project ...

Logo TV Launches LGBT Documentary Division; Initial Slate Includes Matthew Shepard Project ...
-  Under the neon lights in a gay-friendly neighborhood of New York City, four young African-American lesbians are violently and sexually threatened by ...

Solving Latino achievement gap critical for Arizona's future

Solving Latino achievement gap critical for Arizona's future
 - Unfortunately, 53 percent of our Hispanic students do not qualify for admission into Arizona's ... Sadly, poverty is a reality for many Hispanic families.