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lunes, 28 de marzo de 2016

Schools need more data on LGBT students

Schools need more data on LGBT students
 - The report, published by the Equity Project at Indiana University, notes that LGBT students are more likely to experience harassment and expulsion ...

New initiative in Scotland trains police officers to fight hate crime and protect LGBTI citizens

New initiative in Scotland trains police officers to fight hate crime and protect LGBTI citizens
 - According to the Scottish LGBT Equality Report compiled by Equality Network last July, nearly 'half of the LGBT respondents had experienced or ...

Saudi Man Arrested For Flying Rainbow Flag Symbolised LGBT Pride

Saudi Man Arrested For Flying Rainbow Flag Symbolised LGBT Pride
 - A Saudi doctor, arrested for flying the rainbow pride flag above his home, has claimed he was unaware of the flag's LGBT symbolism.

Cultural Hurdles Limit Medical Care For LGBT Youth

Cultural Hurdles Limit Medical Care For LGBT Youth
 - Advocates for LGBT youth say that Cheney's story is all too common—rejection often pushes young people to risky behaviors that result in health ...

Data needed to stop unfair discipline of LGBT students in public schools

Data needed to stop unfair discipline of LGBT students in public schools
 - LGBT students remain largely outside the bounds of available data on education and schooling,” said the report by The Equity Project at Indiana ...

My Father's LGBT Evolution, Despite Rush Limbaugh

My Father's LGBT Evolution, Despite Rush Limbaugh
 - Last summer, I attended a traditional Catholic wedding for my cousin. During the religious ceremony, the priest made it a point to mention that the ...

The Foundational Violence Underlying North Carolina's Attack on Trans Women

The Foundational Violence Underlying North Carolina's Attack on Trans Women
 - Yet reading the actions of Governor McCrory as a backlash to our current moment assumes that assimilation for some LGBT people (mostly those who ...

The Worst States for Hispanics

The Worst States for Hispanics
 - Immigrants from Latin American countries and other Spanish-speaking people in particular have become one of the nation's fastest growing ...

Harvest time begins at Latin America's largest marijuana farm

Harvest time begins at Latin America's largest marijuana farm
 - Latin America's largest farm growing marijuana for medical use, located in southern Chile, has begun its harvest. Sponsored by the Daya Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to alleviating human suffering, it hopes to pick 1.5 tons of the plant by mid-April.

For Latin American environmentalists, death is a constant companion

For Latin American environmentalists, death is a constant companion
 - But for activists who work in Latin America, Cáceres's murder was tragically familiar. Two-thirds of environmentalists who died violently around the ...

For Expats Living in Mexico and Central America, Safety Is Not a Big Concern

For Expats Living in Mexico and Central America, Safety Is Not a Big Concern
 - they lived in Latin America than in North America, especially in the U.S. ... part time, and they are also in many central and south american countries, ...

Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled?

Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled?
 - Political observers noted that in Latin America especially, where many states are ... The collaboration of Cuba sending doctors to other countries has, ...

How Colombia's Fight for LGBT Equality Differs From Ours

How Colombia's Fight for LGBT Equality Differs From Ours
 - Indeed, here in Colombia — and in Latin America — we are also fighting for equal .... So in this way, you can be killed in a violent country like this.

Ecuador views cooperation with Belarus as important for creating multi-polar world

Ecuador views cooperation with Belarus as important for creating multi-polar world
 - “Cooperation between our two countries is based on the principles of ... cooperation among the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean with the ...

U.S. Population Aging Slower than Other Countries, Census Bureau Reports

U.S. Population Aging Slower than Other Countries, Census Bureau Reports
 - According to the U.S. Census, America's 65-and-over population is ... In Latin America and Caribbean countries, for instance, the average poverty rate ...

Will racial infighting impact the Second Congressional District primary?

Will racial infighting impact the Second Congressional District primary?
 - There's more than one in this Democratic race. ... and Gordon: "Why does it make sense to fill [the seat] with someone who is not African American?".