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lunes, 7 de septiembre de 2015

Many candidates want to champion education issues. But what about bullying?

Many candidates want to champion education issues. But what about bullying?
 - Project X – an NGO that advocates for the rights of sex workers – recently launched their Ah Boys to Bullies campaign, highlighting the practice of ...

How to Bully-Proof Your Child for School

How to Bully-Proof Your Child for School
 - For many children the return to school means the return to bullying. For others there is the fear that they may become the target of a bully this school ...

Helping hand for Hispanic high school dropouts

Helping hand for Hispanic high school dropouts
 - This fall, a record 13.1 million Hispanics will enter America's public education system. They carry a heavy burden on their shoulders. For decades, our ...

Most Countries Are Missing Major Opportunities to Reduce Inequality

Most Countries Are Missing Major Opportunities to Reduce Inequality
 - Amid increasing concerns about rising income inequality and its negative economic and social impact, the World Economic Forum, the ...

Edward Snowden criticises Russia's anti-LGBT laws

Edward Snowden criticises Russia's anti-LGBT laws
 - Edward Snowden – who has been living at a hidden location in the country since being granted asylum there in 2013 – made the comments while ...

New Guinness advert features Gareth Thomas discussing coming out as gay

New Guinness advert features Gareth Thomas discussing coming out as gay
 - In a statement, Guinness said the aim for the campaign is to shine a light on "inner qualities like courage, empathy and resilience,” instead of merely focussing on the physical attributes of a rugby player.


Labor Day For LGBT Americans

Labor Day For LGBT Americans
 - Labor Day is always bittersweet for our LGBT community. With marriage equality now the law of the land it's time to push for a comprehensive LGBT ...

LGBT People Reveal The ONE Thing They Wish They'd Known Before Coming Out

LGBT People Reveal The ONE Thing They Wish They'd Known Before Coming Out
 - Of course, identifying yourself publicly as LGBT is just the beginning of a transformative and very personal journey, and navigating what happens after ...

Rich gay men wanted: Spain's tourist appeal

Rich gay men wanted: Spain's tourist appeal
 - Gay and lesbian visitors contribute about US$6.8 billion to the Spanish economy, according to a report by LGBT Capital last month, edging out France ...

How Do You Self Identify?

How Do You Self Identify?
 - Coming out about one's sexual and gender identity is something many LGBT people have experienced, but for those who identify as straight, male, ...

LGBT citizens don't need special rights

LGBT citizens don't need special rights
 - The Indianapolis Star's “Rights for All” editorial is another great example of irresponsible journalism. The Bill of Rights already guarantees every ...

The Two Faces of Capitalism and Left Options

The Two Faces of Capitalism and Left Options
 - Leftwing governments and movements, faced with the competing and conflicting rightwing power centers, find themselves having to operate precariously in the interstices of global politics, attempting to play-off one or the other. These include the center-left regimes and movements in Latin America; anti-capitalist opposition parties and trade unions in the EU; nationalist-democratic movements and trade unions in North and South Africa; nationalist and populist movements

Guatemalans Show Latin America How to Do a Revolution

Guatemalans Show Latin America How to Do a Revolution
 - How was Guatemala able to be distinct in Latin America and provide an ... world, and especially to the not-so-developed countries in Latin America.

Ecuador seeks to unite Latin America behind climate justice crusade

Ecuador seeks to unite Latin America behind climate justice crusade
 - Peru is at the forefront of Latin America's exposure to climate change. 40% of the surface area of the country's glaciers have disappeared since 1970 ...

Poverty a result of skewed distribution of resources

Poverty a result of skewed distribution of resources
 - Whether it be the 52,000 children from Latin America who annually attempt to sneak into the USA, or the mother clinging to her baby while lying on a ...

Race and ethnicity one factor for stable...”

Race and ethnicity one factor for stable...”
 - Race and ethnicity are significant factors in measuring family stability, but family stability within racial groups varied depending on the partisan political ideologies where they lived, researchers have found.


Black winemakers look to change industry's stereotypes

Black winemakers look to change industry's stereotypes
 - Faustin is making a documentary film about breaking the racial barrier, with the goals of giving more visibility to African-American, Latino, Asian and ...

African American Jobless Rate Remains High

African American Jobless Rate Remains High
 - Over the course of the last four or more decades, the African American ... When we say racial discrimination, we often have overt practices in our minds ...

American snapshot' map shows racial segregation across country

American snapshot' map shows racial segregation across country
 - American snapshot' map shows racial segregation across country ... Whites are coded as blue; African-Americans, green; Asians, red; Hispanics, ...

Child Allowance Would Be Huge Boon to Working Families, Especially Black and Latino Families

Child Allowance Would Be Huge Boon to Working Families, Especially Black and Latino Families
 - I then determined how that income addition changed the poverty outcomes of poor people ... Across all races, child poverty drops by a little over 40%.