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martes, 17 de noviembre de 2015

America's Housing Subsidy System Makes Poverty Worse

America's Housing Subsidy System Makes Poverty Worse
  - I assume that we're all pretty cool with the idea that as a society we should be feeding the hungry, clothing the naked and housing the homeless.

How we should be funding public schools in the 21st century

How we should be funding public schools in the 21st century
 - When you adjust for poverty, America's public school students do as well as any other in the world. But when poverty rates exceed 25 percent, we see ...

More New Jerseyans In Poverty Now Than in the Last 50 Years

More New Jerseyans In Poverty Now Than in the Last 50 Years
 - Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact ...

In Ecuador's highlands, learning from Latin American cities' ups and downs

In Ecuador's highlands, learning from Latin American cities' ups and downs
 - We are the champions of inequality and violence,” Rossbach said, pointing out that Latin America averages some 25 murders per 100,000 people, ...

Transgender women suffer spate of murders as country introduces laws recognising

Transgender women suffer spate of murders as country introduces laws recognising
 -  Discrimination still kills and we are not saying this figuratively,” added Esteban Paulon, president of the LGBT Federation of Argentina. “Cases like ...


How churches view gays in 2015

How churches view gays in 2015
 - To an extent, LGBT people of faith, rejected by their own churches, opted for more accepting churches and voted with their feet by going to the ...

Copacabana LGBT parade honors Paris victims

Copacabana LGBT parade honors Paris victims
  - The Copacabana LGBT parade dampened by Paris violence, a recent natural disaster and a bit of rain. Angela Moore reports.

RC support for marriage 'harmful' to LGBT Australians

RC support for marriage 'harmful' to LGBT Australians
 - The Roman Catholic booklet says that men and women bring unique gifts to the raising of children. Catholic Church has discrimination case to answer ...

Anti-LGBT religious exemptions will be removed from Ireland's equality legislation

Anti-LGBT religious exemptions will be removed from Ireland's equality legislation
 - The National Secular Society has welcomed confirmation that Ireland's government is to amend the exemptions to equality law which permit religious ...

Strong support for LGBT rights, even among Republican voters

Strong support for LGBT rights, even among Republican voters
 - A new survey shows strong support for expanding civil rights protections for the LGBT community, even among Republican voters. The poll was paid ...

Here's How These Two Amazing Gay Dads Started Helping Other LGBT People Adopt

Here's How These Two Amazing Gay Dads Started Helping Other LGBT People Adopt
 - It's not the number or combination of parents that defines a family. It's the love. In this special Huffington Post Gay Voices / RaiseAChild.US “Let Love ...

Ukraine Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination at Work

Ukraine Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination at Work
 - Last week, Ukraine's parliament made it illegal to discriminate against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in employment – a ...

Chilean president shares strategies to address education, health, corruption issues

Chilean president shares strategies to address education, health, corruption issues
 - Bachelet said her government is focused on education and health precisely to alleviate poverty in the country. She said Latin America is the region ...

Hispanic student group latest to issues statements on racial issues at KU

Hispanic student group latest to issues statements on racial issues at KU
 - Villagran cited examples of racist acts against black students on campuses ... Graduate students from the department of American Studies and the ...

Latin Americans among those killed in Paris Terror Attacks

Latin Americans among those killed in Paris Terror Attacks
 - Beach studying design and attending Strate College of Design during a semester abroad program. At least 129 people died on November 13 when ...

Protesters Call For Military Coup Against Dilma Rousseff

Protesters Call For Military Coup Against Dilma Rousseff
 - However, those protesters who were part of the far-right faction just a small population of about 3,000 people who had gathered to decry the Brazilian ...

Charlie Sheen confirms he is HIV positive

Charlie Sheen confirms he is HIV positive
 - He chose to speak publicly about the matter after paying out millions of dollars to people who had been close to him, but who threatened to let the ...

Documentary looks at 'narco-dictatorship' in Mexico

Documentary looks at 'narco-dictatorship' in Mexico
 - Kingdom of Shadows" puts the number of people officially listed as missing or disappeared since 2007 in Mexico at 23,000, although Ruiz said that ...

No safe spaces for trans and queer folk, even at LGBT night

No safe spaces for trans and queer folk, even at LGBT night
 - I had received a call from April Parker, a leader in the Queer People of Color Collective and Black Lives Matter, after midnight. She breathlessly told ...

The Black Hat: Is Lesbianism A Natural Thing, Or An Escape From Dating 'Trifling' Men?

The Black Hat: Is Lesbianism A Natural Thing, Or An Escape From Dating 'Trifling' Men?
 - In my opinion, the are two reasons why black women are experimenting ... disproportionately female: 58 percent of Black LGBT people are women.”.