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miércoles, 9 de septiembre de 2015

Silent Invasion”: The US and the Militarization of Latin America

Silent Invasion”: The US and the Militarization of Latin America
 - Silent Invasion”: The US and the Militarization of Latin America ... is countering the independent development of Latin American countries by using its ...

Ultra-processed foods driving obesity epidemic in Latin America, report says

Ultra-processed foods driving obesity epidemic in Latin America, report says
 - From 2000 to 2013, per capita sales of these products increased 26.7 per cent in the 13 Latin American countries studied (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, ...

The Dangers of Visible Inequality

The Dangers of Visible Inequality
 - But inequality itself has “relatively little” impact on cooperation or ... Back in the days of the Gilded Age, when inequality was as pervasive as it is today, ... cars, there's likely no way to disguise wealth and poverty in America today.

Economist, former White House advisor speaks on future of inequality

Economist, former White House advisor speaks on future of inequality
  - Reich divided the problem of inequality into three vectors: globalization, ... Reich concluded that America has a history of change and progressivism.

Coming Out': Indian society's response to LGBT love captured in pictures

Coming Out': Indian society's response to LGBT love captured in pictures
 - Photographer and film student in Los Angeles, Arjun Kamath, has captured society's response to LGBT couple's love, through a powerful fictional ...


Chinese television program features LGBT rights panel

Chinese television program features LGBT rights panel
 - Yet, amid all this, state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) transmitted a half-hour discussion on LGBT rights in China — a topic, which even ...

LGBT Pride Promoter on Chris Brown: 'Shocked and Saddened'

LGBT Pride Promoter on Chris Brown: 'Shocked and Saddened'
- The promoter behind an LGBT Pride event who claims Chris Brown bailed on a scheduled appearance at the last minute is calling bulls**t on his story ...

Pentecostal church in Brazil offers spiritual home to LGBT parishioners

Pentecostal church in Brazil offers spiritual home to LGBT parishioners
 - A young devotee performs while holding a Bible during a service at the Contemporary Christian Church in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Sept.

In 63 years and 7 months, the Queen has had to pass 22 LGBT rights into law

In 63 years and 7 months, the Queen has had to pass 22 LGBT rights into law
 - When the Queen came to the throne, the UK had more pieces of anti-LGBT pieces of legislation on the statute book, while today, it is internationally ...

The Next Fight: LGBT Workplace Rights

The Next Fight: LGBT Workplace Rights
 - Lavell Brown filed a discrimination lawsuit in federal court after the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued him a right-to-sue notice in ...


Short film explores homelessness among LGBT

Short film explores homelessness among LGBT
 - Roswell Post 4 Councilmember Kent Igleheart created a film to shine light on the increased rate of homelessness in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and ...

Commission will protect LGBT Americans

Commission will protect LGBT Americans
 - According to a 2013 report by the UCLA Williams Institute, 4.3 percent of U.S. Latino adults consider themselves to be LGBT. This is a sizable portion ...

Latino activists want police to note race, ethnicity, age and gender of people they stop

Latino activists want police to note race, ethnicity, age and gender of people they stop
 - Saying it will prove discrimination, Latino activists want state lawmakers to enact a requirement for police to detail the race, ethnicity, age and gender ...

How (not) speaking Spanish creates Latino identity questions

How (not) speaking Spanish creates Latino identity questions
 - Even though Salas can check Spanish off the "Latino enough" list, to some people, he still doesn't cut it. A couple of years ago, Salas said he was ...

Gina Rodriguez Featured In Glamour As 'Game-Changing' Face of TV

Gina Rodriguez Featured In Glamour As 'Game-Changing' Face of TV
 - People say this is a Latino show. But, this is just a show that happens to have people with ancestors who come from other countries. None of us wants ...

African-American jobless rate stays high

African-American jobless rate stays high
 - Latino/a unemployment continues to be disproportionately high as well, but African Americans have the highest rate in the country of the ethnic groups ...

We're Still Dehumanizing Others

We're Still Dehumanizing Others
 - With each new story that surfaces about violence against black men, women, and children, the idea of post-racial America is buried a bit deeper.

Is a Supreme Court surprise coming on affirmative action in college admissions?

Is a Supreme Court surprise coming on affirmative action in college admissions?
 - The paucity of African Americans at the University of Texas reflects no de jure ... Therefore, including racial diversity in a scheme of skill-based, ...

Where kids can avoid racial cluelessness

Where kids can avoid racial cluelessness
 - Nor do I believe that black and brown children should be forced to move to ... It's pretty clear that concentrated poverty and racial isolation in schools ... in my intentionally diverse community with my African-American husband (of 25 ...

Black LGBT issues front and center at State of Black Gay America Summit

Black LGBT issues front and center at State of Black Gay America Summit
 - It worked that fast because people stood up and said, what? ... issues, religion, politics, entertainment and social media and black LGBT health.