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miércoles, 26 de agosto de 2015

The cosmology of poverty

The cosmology of poverty
 - Perhaps this is where the grand goings-on of the universe should remind us about the way it is in America, specifically the way of American poverty.

Americanism or American Socio-Capitalism

Americanism or American Socio-Capitalism
 - Although everyone agrees that the growing wealth inequality in America is self-perpetuating and is dangerous to the future of the country, ...

The Greater a Country's Gender Equality in Employment, the Higher Its Homicide Rate, Baylor ...

The Greater a Country's Gender Equality in Employment, the Higher Its Homicide Rate, Baylor ...
 - Corcoran finds that one element of machismo — cultural gender inequality — does contribute to explaining Latin America's higher homicide rates.

Efforts to reduce digital age inequality must continue

Efforts to reduce digital age inequality must continue
 - President Obama recently announced a TechHire program that will invest in high-tech job skills training for America's labor force. Because tech wages ...

Sydney student 'bullied for refusing to take part' in LGBT pride celebration

Sydney student 'bullied for refusing to take part' in LGBT pride celebration
 - been bullied by teaching staff and students for choosing not to take part in the school's voluntary Wear it Purple day – a celebration of LGBT pride.

Ted Cruz says confrontation with Ellen Page over LGBT rights was example of 'liberal fascism' but ...

Ted Cruz says confrontation with Ellen Page over LGBT rights was example of 'liberal fascism' but ...
 - Page confronted Cruz as he was campaigning at the Iowa State Fair last week and asserted that it was “un-American” to allow LGBT people to be ...

PEOPLE's 2014 Sexiest Teacher Alive Stands Up for LGBT Students (as If We Could Love Him More)

PEOPLE's 2014 Sexiest Teacher Alive Stands Up for LGBT Students (as If We Could Love Him More)
 - The former soap opera actor (he had a role in All My Children back in 2009) is encouraging his fellow educators to support their LGBT students ...


Czech companies make slow progress taking on board LGBT diversity

Czech companies make slow progress taking on board LGBT diversity
 - Some companies, such as the Czech branch of the telecoms multinational, Vodafone, have taken up the cause of supporting LGBT employees in the ...

Australian education minister bans schools from showing documentary about LGBT families in ...

Australian education minister bans schools from showing documentary about LGBT families in ...
 - An Australian education minister has come under fire for banning every public school in his area from screening a film about children with gay parents.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel to Receive Award for Work with LGBT Youth

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel to Receive Award for Work with LGBT Youth
 - Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel are being recognized for their efforts to improve the lives of LGBT ...

A Queer Latino Educator on Coming Out to Students — and Parents

A Queer Latino Educator on Coming Out to Students — and Parents
 - I stressed the need for us to accept people for who they are, no matter what they are. She looked ... I have accepted that I am a Queer Latino Educator.

He speaks to me' sums up Latino connection to Pope Francis

He speaks to me' sums up Latino connection to Pope Francis
 - Millions of people across Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay this year celebrated the visit from Pope Francis. The popular Latin American pontiff gave ...

Commissioner Wants Medical Examiner To Stop Identifying Latinos As Black Or White

Commissioner Wants Medical Examiner To Stop Identifying Latinos As Black Or White
 - People see things as black and white, I guess; as opposed to seeing things, and ... I was outraged that Latinos didn't have a designation,” he said.

A publishing industry veteran who also coaches people on eating and living healthier

A publishing industry veteran who also coaches people on eating and living healthier
 - “I was burned out – wolfing down takeout in three bites while waiting for the subway and averaging 60-hour work weeks,” Ayala told Fox News Latino.

Hispanic Infants More Likely Than Other Groups to Be Born Into Poverty

Hispanic Infants More Likely Than Other Groups to Be Born Into Poverty
 - There are more than 54 million Latinos living in the U.S. and approximately 5.4 million U.S. Latino children living in poverty. According to report ...

Why Are We Still Talking About Racism?

Why Are We Still Talking About Racism?
 - The AJ+ video features 11 people of African-American heritage each talking about their own experiences with racial discrimination, and it's one of the ...


Race matters to the blind, but it's complicated

Race matters to the blind, but it's complicated
 - Friedman said blind people wanted to know about race largely because ... A blind, African American friend told him a story about her experience in a ...

The Emerging US Childhood Poverty Crisis: America Catches a Cold, Black People Have ...

The Emerging US Childhood Poverty Crisis: America Catches a Cold, Black People Have ...
 - Over the past nine years, poverty among America's public school students ... 30.4 percent for Hispanic children and 10.1 percent for Asian children.

Uruguay Limits Teachers' Right to Strike

Uruguay Limits Teachers' Right to Strike
 - The Uruguayan government has declared education an essential public service to curtail strikes and other labor actions by teachers, ...

There are signs of hope for LGBT rights in Africa

There are signs of hope for LGBT rights in Africa
 - There are signs of hope for LGBT rights in Africa ... today's treatment of the LGBT community in Kenya to that of African American people in the USA ...