WebDesktop - Smartphones - Tablets   | Las Américas | Keeping up-to-date on social exclusion worldwide | REVISTAS DE PRENSA : Poverty | Afro-Americans | Latinoamérica | Inequality | Education | LGBT | NON-PROFIT initiative : Nuestra misión es proporcionar la mejor información sobre la exclusión social en todo el mundo || Raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion

Buscar este blog



Tags about global social exclusion | Las américas

lunes, 14 de diciembre de 2015

The Kochs' war on poverty

The Kochs' war on poverty
 - Housed within the foundation arm of Americans for Prosperity, the Koch network's largest group, the program represents “the new way to advance ...

A Shifting Education Model in China

A Shifting Education Model in China
 - While America's policy malaise now focuses most on what the country's education system should not do—don't overtax kids, don't centralize learning ...

Youth unemployment major lag on human development, UN report says

Youth unemployment major lag on human development, UN report says
 - Arab region as well as Southern Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. ... Even with children healthier and better educated than their parents, ...

What are America's true values?

What are America's true values?
 - Is America more the land of racism, inequality and rabid extremism? Power grabs, Monroe Doctrine and world policeman imposing its culture by might ...

So why does the LGBT community have its own gaming convention?

So why does the LGBT community have its own gaming convention?
 - Well, why not? Christians, political parties, car enthusiastss and middle-aged men who love pink animated horses have conventions. LGBT gamers ...

Struggle and freedom: the Vietnamese archive that celebrates a secret LGBT culture

Struggle and freedom: the Vietnamese archive that celebrates a secret LGBT culture
 - The owner of this razor would use it to write on her hand when she was scolded by her family. It is now one of the artefacts in the Vietnamese LGBT ...

Students win £3000 to combat homophobia in Scottish Schools

Students win £3000 to combat homophobia in Scottish Schools
 - The two students from Banchory Academy won the funding for their charity of choice, LGBT Youth Scotland, as part of the Youth and Philanthropy ...

Why Did the ultra-Orthodox Anti-gay Manifesto Disappear From the Web?

Why Did the ultra-Orthodox Anti-gay Manifesto Disappear From the Web?
 - The Torah Declaration, which denies the existence of homosexual identity, goes offline in a possible victory for LGBT activists who have fought it for ...

Ricky Martin forms LGBT group for Hillary Clinton

Ricky Martin forms LGBT group for Hillary Clinton
 - Openly gay Latin pop star Ricky Martin announced the formation of an LGBT group in support of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on ...

China more ready for LGBTI workplace rights than same-sex marriage

China more ready for LGBTI workplace rights than same-sex marriage
 - Results of the second, annual China LGBT Social Climate Survey report were released yesterday at an event commemorating the second anniversary ...

LGBT Activists Fight NC Law That Protects Believers Against Gay Marriage

LGBT Activists Fight NC Law That Protects Believers Against Gay Marriage
 - Should clerks and magistrates opposed to same-sex marriage be forced to be involved in the marriages of same-sex couples?

Declaring Its LGBT Goals Have Been Met, Empire State Pride Agenda Winding Down Operations

Declaring Its LGBT Goals Have Been Met, Empire State Pride Agenda Winding Down Operations
 - One of New York's top LGBT rights organizations says it has achieved its goals so it's going out of business.

Racial and Religious Identities Collide Leaving Black Muslims Overlooked

Racial and Religious Identities Collide Leaving Black Muslims Overlooked
 - African American Muslims are reacting to the statements of the GOP ... but also their racial identity — realities often overlooked and neglected in such ...

Are African Americans welcome in the Airbnb community?

Are African Americans welcome in the Airbnb community?
 - Regardless of the rental cost or location — or whether the host was male, female, white, or African-American — the racial penalty was “remarkably ...

Choose Your Own Identity

Choose Your Own Identity
 - More and more, it will have to be: Multiracial Americans are on the rise, ... recognizes five standard racial categories: white, black/African-American, ...

How the African American History Museum Is Curating the "Black Lives Matter" Movement

How the African American History Museum Is Curating the "Black Lives Matter" Movement
 - Other black Americans killed by police in the past two years include: John Crawford III in Dayton, Ohio, Ezell Ford in Florence, California, Rekia Boyd in Chicago, Illinois; Akai Gurley in Brooklyn, New York, Tanisha Anderson in Cleveland, Ohio and the list goes on.

Mexico Officially Recognizes 1.38 Million Afro-Mexicans in the National Census, as Black People ...

Mexico Officially Recognizes 1.38 Million Afro-Mexicans in the National Census, as Black People ...
 - The challenges facing people of African descent in Latin America are clear. ... facing this movement in creating anti-racist policies in Latin America.

Study maps racial differences in Massachusetts in education, wealth, health

Study maps racial differences in Massachusetts in education, wealth, health
 - Blacks, like Latinos, are concentrated in high poverty schools. Statewide, 27 percent of students attend high poverty schools, compared to 63 percent ...

Colorectal cancer risk varies based on Latino subgroup affiliation

Colorectal cancer risk varies based on Latino subgroup affiliation
 - Latinos are the largest and fastest growing minority ethnic group in America. Some 14.7 million Latinos live in California. They represent 38.4 percent of the state's population and 27 percent of the entire U.S. Latino population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New HIV infections in gay black men may be leveling off

New HIV infections in gay black men may be leveling off
 - New HIV infections in gay black men may be leveling off ... Among Hispanic gay and bisexual men, HIV diagnoses rose 24 percent during the study ...