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martes, 22 de septiembre de 2015

Can You Spend Less Money on Food and Improve Global Poverty? I Think So

Can You Spend Less Money on Food and Improve Global Poverty? I Think So
 - Poverty in America looks very different from poverty in other parts of the world. While being poor in my home nation of Ethiopia means not having ...

One in Five American Children In Poverty: How did we get here?

One in Five American Children In Poverty: How did we get here?
 - About one in six American families live in poverty. But poverty doesn't hit all Americans equally. Among white Americans, about one in ten live in ...

The Dark Side of Inequality

The Dark Side of Inequality
 - The article, written by Peter Georgescu, the chairman emeritus of Young and Rubicam, dealt with inequalities in America (the premise of Mr.

The Speech Hillary Clinton Should Give to the 1 Percent on Capitalism and Income Inequality

The Speech Hillary Clinton Should Give to the 1 Percent on Capitalism and Income Inequality
  - You, America's wealthy class, are key to the American Renaissance. ... of things generally and, specifically, with the income inequality now rising to ...

Unsung Chicago LGBT Heroes

Unsung Chicago LGBT Heroes
 - The Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame — this year being rechristened the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame — is the only municipally supported institution of its kind in the nation. “There’s nothing like this,” says Mary Morten, cochair of the Hall of Fame board and herself a member.

Hollywood's LGBT Films Failed Us In Toronto, But At Least There Were Some Bright Spots From ...

Hollywood's LGBT Films Failed Us In Toronto, But At Least There Were Some Bright Spots From ...
 - Ten years ago, the Toronto Film Festival had an extraordinary year when it came to LGBT-themed films about to be thrust into the mainstream.

A professor writes: 'I look like an LGBT engineer'

A professor writes: 'I look like an LGBT engineer'
 - It became evident that we'd not heard about any problems from the LGBT academic and student communities in engineering. At first, that seemed like ...

British vets launch LGBT group

British vets launch LGBT group
 - The British Vets Association is backing a new initiative supporting LGBT colleagues in the veterinary professions. BVLGBT will aim to provide a ...

Once Upon a Time' season 5 news, cast spoilers: LGBT plot going to happen this season

Once Upon a Time' season 5 news, cast spoilers: LGBT plot going to happen this season
 - According to Entertainment Weekly, an interview with executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis spilled that there will be an LGBT ...

5 Things Every LGBT Traveler Must Know Before Going Overseas

5 Things Every LGBT Traveler Must Know Before Going Overseas
 - While LGBT travel may be flourishing, travelers must consider where they may be at risk of encountering prejudice, discrimination and danger.

LGBT Students and Campus Sexual Assault

LGBT Students and Campus Sexual Assault
 - According to the survey, LGBT and non-heterosexual students last school year experienced significantly higher rates of sexual assault and ...

Stonewall Inn promoted as national park for LGBT history

Stonewall Inn promoted as national park for LGBT history
  - Two New York legislators are leading a campaign to designate Stonewall Inn as the first national park honoring LGBT history. Sen.

Guatemala holds its politicians accountable, offering lessons for Latin America

Guatemala holds its politicians accountable, offering lessons for Latin America
 - Political corruption in the Latin American context—defined as the cyclical ... Few countries in the hemisphere have explicit limits on the amount a ...

Argentina 3rd most inclusive country in region

Argentina 3rd most inclusive country in region
 - The country's ranking was helped thanks to its strong showing across ... marriage in 2010— thus becoming the first country in Latin America to do so, ...

Why Is the 'Radical Pope' About to Canonize a Priest Who Helped Enslave and Murder Native ...

Why Is the 'Radical Pope' About to Canonize a Priest Who Helped Enslave and Murder Native ...
 - It's time to confront, not celebrate, the other American slavery. ... “Many grave sins were committed against the Native people of America in the name of God ... Italocentric institution's orientation to Latin America and the Global South.

Pope praises Cuba's "mission houses"

Pope praises Cuba's "mission houses"
  - Deserving special mention are the so-called mission houses, which - given the scarcity of churches and priests - allow so many people to be able to ...

Here's Why The Pope Is More Popular With Latinos Than Pretty Much Any American Politician

Here's Why The Pope Is More Popular With Latinos Than Pretty Much Any American Politician
  - José Espinal first settled in the Brooklyn neighborhood of South Williamsburg in 1965, surrounded by other people who, like him, were ...

Number of immigrant families, children arrested at border jumps more than 50%

Number of immigrant families, children arrested at border jumps more than 50%
 - Since the start of the fiscal year in October, border agents have arrested more than 35,000 children traveling alone and more than 34,500 people ...

Gay Houstonian to welcome pope at White House

Gay Houstonian to welcome pope at White House
 - Ledesma, 23, blogs at the Gay Catholic, where he writes about reconciling his faith as a gay Hispanic man. So when he heard that the pope was ...

Fighting HIV in L.A.'s Emerging Ball Community

Fighting HIV in L.A.'s Emerging Ball Community
 - To reach them, the Los Angeles LGBT Center is going to the ball. .... Many black LGBT people, they say, see medicine as an establishment run by the ...