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martes, 6 de octubre de 2015

How abortion is regulated around the world

How abortion is regulated around the world
 - The regulation of abortion may vary widely from country to country, but ... In Latin America, most people believe that abortion should be illegal in all or ...

No, Depressed American Towns Do Not Look Like Zimbabwe

No, Depressed American Towns Do Not Look Like Zimbabwe
 - On Monday, the World Bank announced that it expects the share of the world's population living in extreme poverty — meaning on $1.90 a day or less ...

Why Is Maryland America's Richest State?

Why Is Maryland America's Richest State?
 - High median incomes and a low poverty rate — the second lowest in the country last year — demonstrate how Maryland has one of the most equitable ...

Reflections on 'Deep Poverty'

Reflections on 'Deep Poverty'
 - Deep poverty is very visible. Consider that at present 81 percent of Americans live in urban environments. In such environments it is easy to encounter ...

American Apparel goes bankrupt: We revisit its best LGBT campaigns

American Apparel goes bankrupt: We revisit its best LGBT campaigns
 - The clothing brand behind the 'Gay is O.K' range, as well a host of LGBT friendly advertising campaigns, has filed for bankruptcy. The owners of the ...


Can journalists handle questions about Catholic theology linked to LGBT issues?

Can journalists handle questions about Catholic theology linked to LGBT issues?
 - It's getting to the point where one is tempted to believe that many mainstream journalists simply have no interest in accurately reporting what the ...

Many US States Fall Short On ID Card Access For Homeless LGBT Youth

Many US States Fall Short On ID Card Access For Homeless LGBT Youth
 - U.S. states should improve access to identification cards for homeless youth, particularly those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), ...

Compromise on LGBT rights, religious liberty?

Compromise on LGBT rights, religious liberty?
 - Just before the Religious Freedom Restoration Act controversy exploded in Indiana earlier this year, a compromise was playing out 1,500 miles away.

10 Promises Hillary Clinton Just Made to LGBT Americans

10 Promises Hillary Clinton Just Made to LGBT Americans
 - If Hillary Clinton is elected president, she'll have a number of promises to keep to LGBT voters, thanks to a lengthy agenda of protections she pledged ...

Carmel passes LGBT anti-discrimination ordinance

Carmel passes LGBT anti-discrimination ordinance
 - Indiana does not have statewide LGBT civil rights protections, but a growing number of groups are ratcheting up pressure on the Legislature to ...

LGBT Catholics Pray for Church Leaders Meeting With Pope Francis in Rome

LGBT Catholics Pray for Church Leaders Meeting With Pope Francis in Rome
 - Today, HRC Foundation announced that LGBT Catholics and allied faithful will gather in four U.S. cities to pray the rosary and hold vigils as part of a ...

Migrant kids highlight legacy of violence and inequality toward Maya

Migrant kids highlight legacy of violence and inequality toward Maya
 - Child migrants from Central America's Northern Triangle — El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala — made headlines last year when more than ...

Whaat?! An Asian American Says Asians 'Owe African Americans'

Whaat?! An Asian American Says Asians 'Owe African Americans'
 - Punongbayan says such a “separation is destructive and perpetuates the model minority myth, a racial stereotype deeply ingrained in the American ...

The Worst Cities For Black Americans

The Worst Cities For Black Americans
 - Over that period, African Americans fled from the oppressive Jim Crow policies of the South, among other forms of racism, to cities such as Chicago ...

Sandra Bullock wants African-American son 'to be safe' in today's racial climate

Sandra Bullock wants African-American son 'to be safe' in today's racial climate
 - In a candid interview for Glamour magazine, Sandra Bullock worried about her African-American son's future and safety in America's racial climate.

Oregon Shooting Victims' Families to Get Visit from President Obama

Oregon Shooting Victims' Families to Get Visit from President Obama
 - Last week, nine people were killed, and another nine wounded when a 26-year-old man opened fire in a classroom at Umpqua Community College ...

Latinos' Political Future Depends on Self-Empowerment

Latinos' Political Future Depends on Self-Empowerment
 - In many ways, this is our moment: we are the nation's fastest-growing demographic group and a major cultural influence on art, music, food, religion and much more from coast to coast. Our workers are the backbone of many sectors of the U.S.

Trump Fight With Hispanic Chamber Exposes Divisions in Latino Community

Trump Fight With Hispanic Chamber Exposes Divisions in Latino Community
 - If people reject that, fine. Let the American people decide. No one organization gets to decide for any Latino or any group of Latinos if we hear from ...

Lima 'a city of extreme wealth and poverty'

Lima 'a city of extreme wealth and poverty'
 - Lima 'a city of extreme wealth and poverty'. 3 hours ago. The leaders of the global financial system have some big problems to grapple with as they ...

Extreme poverty to fall below 10 per cent

Extreme poverty to fall below 10 per cent
 - The growing concentration of world-wide poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa is of ... But while this year's landmark drop in poverty takes the world a slightly ... in emerging markets world-wide – of the sputter a symbol with Latin America.