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jueves, 8 de octubre de 2015

Deep Poverty in America: the On-Going Tradition of Not Caring

Deep Poverty in America: the On-Going Tradition of Not Caring
 - In the assessment of poverty in the United States there is a category known as “deep poverty.” The definition of deep poverty, as given in a recent ...

Why globalization doesn't have to pit American workers against the world's poor.

 Why globalization doesn't have to pit American workers against the world's poor.
 - Since 1993, the portion of the world living in extreme poverty dropped from ... But here in America, globalization broke up the fragile web of industrial ...

America's Richest and Poorest Cities

America's Richest and Poorest Cities
 - U.S. median household income increased in 2014 to $53,657, an increase of roughly $600 from the previous year. Still, U.S. incomes have yet to ...

Latin America's Coming Economic Peril

Latin America's Coming Economic Peril
 - Latin America has gone from a period of prosperity to a period of peril. ... This resulted not only in poverty reduction, but also, for the first time ever, ...

Is the Catholic Church about to welcome the LGBT community?

Is the Catholic Church about to welcome the LGBT community?
 - Something beneath the surface is shifting in the Catholic Church regarding its attitude to gay people, as its Synod on the Family gets underway.

Book tells trans prison stories

Book tells trans prison stories
 - A new book chronicling the lives of nine transgender women across the country who have been incarcerated comes amid historic progress for such ...

5 International LGBT Activists We Should All Know

5 International LGBT Activists We Should All Know
 - With Ugandan Kasha Nabagesera recently winning a prestigious award often called the “Alternative Nobel Prize,” the work of LGBT activists around ...

Governor signs bill ensuring equal benefits for transgender employees

Equity: Learning About The 'T' In LGBT

Equity: Learning About The 'T' In LGBT
 - People in the transgender community deserve the same rights as anyone else. So said more than 80 percent of respondents in a national survey ...

10 Rappers & Singers Who Support LGBT Community

10 Rappers & Singers Who Support LGBT Community
 - October is LGBT History Month, but in addition to highlighting the triumphs and tribulations within the national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ...

Gay people are our sons and daughters'

Gay people are our sons and daughters'
 - about the church's doctrine on the family, it seems that LGBT Catholics are still very much on the minds of the bishops, The Huffington Post reports.

Children's Education, Elderly Protection Key to Equality in Latin America

Children's Education, Elderly Protection Key to Equality in Latin America
 - Promoting policies for children's education and protection of the elderly are two of the main challenges Latin American governments ...

Leading Latino Democrat Suggests Trump is to Blame for Recent Hate Crimes

Leading Latino Democrat Suggests Trump is to Blame for Recent Hate Crimes
 - And said 'well, by the way, I assume some of them are good people. ... ethnicity based-assaults, like one in Boston, where a Latino homeless man was ...

Anti-Cancer Drug can Treat Alzheimer's Disease

Anti-Cancer Drug can Treat Alzheimer's Disease
 - As cited in a recent article by the Science World Report, in people who suffer from dementia and similar disorders, their brain cells deteriorate and die.

Latino LGBTs Face Unique Challenges: Still Some Orgs. Lag in Support

Latino LGBTs Face Unique Challenges: Still Some Orgs. Lag in Support
 - LGBTQ Hispanics may fear that a Latino service agency will be homophobic or ... “As a service provider, you want people to trust you,” said Dueñas.

Black and Latinos working together

Black and Latinos working together
 - If there was ever a propitious time for African Americans and Latino ... The two largest people of color groups in America are Latinos and Blacks.

Cartagena's very different race campaign

Cartagena's very different race campaign
 - The 'Black is Beautiful' movement was so groundbreaking for Afro-American identity that it went viral a half century before digital technology. Salcedo ...

Racial diversity in Arizona

Racial diversity in Arizona
 - To do so, they took the four race classifications from the census: White, Black or African-American, American Indian and Alaska Native, Asian and ...

5 Myths about the Obama Presidency and Race

5 Myths about the Obama Presidency and Race
 - American voters selected a biracial man--not a black man--to be president. Barack Obama identifies racially as black, but most Americans see him as ...

Report shows 1 in 10 in CT still remain in poverty

Report shows 1 in 10 in CT still remain in poverty
 - Poverty hits African Americans and Latinos harder, the groups said in their report. Nearly 21 percent of African Americans and 26.5 percent of Latinos ...