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miércoles, 2 de septiembre de 2015

Arthritis Society offers guide for medical marijuana

Arthritis Society offers guide for medical marijuana
 - In June, the Arthritis Society announced funding for a three-year study at Dalhousie University in Halifax into medical marijuana's pain-relieving ...

Can Iranian TV Seduce Viewers in the Land of Telenovelas?

Can Iranian TV Seduce Viewers in the Land of Telenovelas?
 - In an attempt to bring Iran closer to the Latin American region, Hispan TV, a channel in Spanish run by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) and accessible on YouTube, is broadcasting Iranian TV series dubbed in Spanish for Latin American


Brazil Recession Starts To Weigh On Neighbors

Brazil Recession Starts To Weigh On Neighbors
 - For starters, other Latin American countries export goods to the nation of ... will have to be forged to help lift the economic fortunes of both countries.

How disadvantaged neighborhoods amplify racial inequality

How disadvantaged neighborhoods amplify racial inequality
 - What are the implications for addressing racial inequality in America? ... covering the American population that where a child grows up in America, ...

The Real Ramifications of the Rentboy Raid

The Real Ramifications of the Rentboy Raid
 - The federal government’s recent attack on Rentboy.com is a devastating assault on some of the most vulnerable members of our community — young adults who, for the first time in their lives, were able to earn a secure living safely through Rentboy after surviving family rejection and homelessness because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.


Coming out at work: a senior leader's story

Coming out at work: a senior leader's story
  - Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people enjoy more rights and are increasingly visible, but there's some way to go before we all feel ...

Tokyo craft store meets demand for LGBT rainbow goods hard to find in Japan

Tokyo craft store meets demand for LGBT rainbow goods hard to find in Japan
 - Haruka Imatoku, 20, opened it in March, hoping to raise awareness of issues pertaining to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people from ...

Caribbean destinations encouraged to go after LGBT tourists

Caribbean destinations encouraged to go after LGBT tourists
 - Some Caribbean destinations are being encouraged to go after the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) market ...

Neo-Nazis Attack Ukrainian LGBT Group's Offices

Neo-Nazis Attack Ukrainian LGBT Group's Offices
 - A group of Neo-Nazis threw smoke bombs into the offices of a Ukrainian LGBT group and almost killed an activist who tried to stop them.

Some LGBT supporters nudge Clinton to be more outspoken

Tunisia's lesbian community mobilises against deep-rooted prejudice

Tunisia's lesbian community mobilises against deep-rooted prejudice
 - Tunisia's attitude to its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community goes beyond the social. Article 230 of Tunisia's constitution forbids ...


Rights council meets resistance

Rights council meets resistance
 - But members of the LGBT task force say the proposed ordinance does nothing to actually address the discrimination that members of their community ...

Immigrant Teens Less Likely To Do Drugs, Crimes Violence: New Study

Immigrant Teens Less Likely To Do Drugs, Crimes Violence: New Study
 - Immigrant adolescents in the study were ages 12 to 17 -- about half self-identified as Hispanic, about 20 percent as non-Hispanic white and another ...

Teacher Shortage Eases in Cuba

Teacher Shortage Eases in Cuba
 - For the 2015-2016 school year, enrollment in grades 1-12 in Cuba tops 1.7 million students, while some 1,700 take up their higher education this ...

Hidden Poor Highest Among Elder Black and Latino Households

Hidden Poor Highest Among Elder Black and Latino Households
 - The study highlights the plight of what it calls the “hidden poor,” which it defines as those who live in the gap between the federal poverty level and the ...

Measuring The "Trump Effect" On The GOP Brand For Latino Voters

Measuring The "Trump Effect" On The GOP Brand For Latino Voters
 - Often, Hispanic voters are grouped with black and Asian voters to form a ... We need to campaign among Hispanic, black, Asian, and gay Americans ...

Race in Nashville's LGBT Community

Race in Nashville's LGBT Community
 - Many in the LGBT community excuse themselves from the conversation about race, claiming that .... “I've been told, 'You're not like other black people!

Campus still vulnerable to racism and ignorance

Campus still vulnerable to racism and ignorance
 - Some colleges, more than others are taking action on the recent tragedies and racism that African-American communities are facing, regarding the ...

The truth about pornography's race problem

The truth about pornography's race problem
 - African American performer Mickey Mod told the newspaper he had been dropped from scenes on a number of occasions when white women have ...

God's Not White': Alabama Pastors Aim to End Racial Segregation in the Pews With New Sermon ...

God's Not White': Alabama Pastors Aim to End Racial Segregation in the Pews With New Sermon ...
 - So the co-pastors decided to reach out to a nearby predominantly African-American church to worship with them. Even though some things were ...