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martes, 10 de enero de 2017

Georgia GOP leaders reject anti-LGBT legislation

Georgia GOP leaders reject anti-LGBT legislation
- Top Republicans under the Gold Dome made it clear Thursday that “religious freedom” and other anti-LGBT measures won't be a priority during the ...

LGBT Couples Reveal How They Popped the Question

LGBT Couples Reveal How They Popped the Question
- Proposal are always emotional, and when you add in the beach, a beautiful life commitment, and well-thought-out situations, it doesn't get much better ...

Father appeals ruling upholding forced LGBT indoctrination in Ontario schools

Father appeals ruling upholding forced LGBT indoctrination in Ontario schools
- He also sought an order that the school board allow him to pull his children from class if he deemed they would be exposed to what would be “false teaching” according to his Greek Orthodox faith.
But four years and $70,000 later, Tourloukis’ battle ended with Justice Robert Reid of the Ontario Superior Court throwing out his application, including his request that the court declare that as a parent, he has final authority over what his children are taught in public school.

LGBT activists brace for 'unprecedented taxpayer-funded discrimination' as conservatives try to ...

LGBT activists brace for 'unprecedented taxpayer-funded discrimination' as conservatives try to ...
- After a string of major victories in recent years, LGBT activists are bracing for a different task in 2017 — trying to prevent Republicans in ...

Fixer Upper' star Chip Gaines responds to anti-LGBT criticism

Fixer Upper' star Chip Gaines responds to anti-LGBT criticism
- Fixer Upper" stars Chip and Joanna Gaines have attracted millions of fans and built an empire with their down-home charm and opposites-attract ...

Clovergender' Is a Sick New Attack on the LGBT Community

Clovergender' Is a Sick New Attack on the LGBT Community
- Transgender, cisgender, homosexual and bisexual—no, we're not listing people at a bar in the West Village. Those are listing real terms and labels ...

One At A Time' Netflix: Series Represents Women, Latinos, LGBT Community Thanks To Writers ...

One At A Time' Netflix: Series Represents Women, Latinos, LGBT Community Thanks To Writers ...
- The new version of the American sitcom from 1975 "One At A Time" is getting famous on Netflix and the reboot really represents the LGBT community, ...

Nigerian Comedian Releases Viral Video of Anti-Gay Sexual Assault

Nigerian Comedian Releases Viral Video of Anti-Gay Sexual Assault
- A video presenting anti-gay sexual assault as funny is going viral in Nigeria and provokes outrage from human rights activists on social medias. Called ...


Eva Longoria Is Passionate About Politics, But Draws The Line At Ever Running For Office

Eva Longoria Is Passionate About Politics, But Draws The Line At Ever Running For Office
- The Republican presidential candidate, now President-elect, faced a huge backlash for his remarks against Latin Americans, but the actress is more perturbed by the fact that Trump accused all Latinos of having entered America illegally. According to the Huffington Post, Eva Longoria proudly declared that she was more American than Trump, whose mother was, in fact, an immigrant.

Giving Indigenous Peoples a Greater Voice

Giving Indigenous Peoples a Greater Voice
- Although Latin America has experienced strong economic growth and a reduction in poverty and inequality over the past decade, it is no stranger to social conflicts. Consequently, it is necessary to become familiar with the needs and aspirations of the most vulnerable sectors in advance to reduce potential crises and improve the quality of life of lower-income populations.


Diabetes: an invisible threat to development

Diabetes: an invisible threat to development
- We’re talking about diabetes, whose incidence rates are rising around the world, according to the WHO. And while there are multiple reasons behind the increase, the rise in type 2 diabetes, the most common variant, is closely related to growing number of people who are overweight, obese or sedentary.

2017 in Latin America: Recovery with greater risks

2017 in Latin America: Recovery with greater risks
- Latin American economies enjoyed a favorable external environment for most of 2016. Monetary policy in the core economies was supportive, uncertainty over the Chinese economy was diminishing and commodity prices were recovering. Now, the risks are increasing again. Global interest rates remain low, but are already rising, led by the U.S. As the U.S. economy is close to full employment, an expansionary fiscal policy next year (as advocated by Donald Trump) may lead to a more rapid

Argentine scholar says China plays role important in LatAm development

Argentine scholar says China plays role important in LatAm development
- Our country must consolidate its ties with the Latin American region, by strengthening (integration into) blocs such as Mercosur (the Southern ...

Toyota plants stronger roots in Latin America

Toyota plants stronger roots in Latin America
- "The future is so bright," he said during a presentation to the media, "we're going to need sunglasses to see." Indeed, despite the heavy clouds of economic recession and political upheaval hanging over South American auto markets, Toyota sees rays of hope. 

Latin America losing the fight against malnutrition, expert says

Latin America losing the fight against malnutrition, expert says
- Identifying the micronutrients a population lacks, as an innovative WFP study did in Guatemala, will help the Central American country cease to be the ...

Sustainability is profitable and good for the environment"

Sustainability is profitable and good for the environment"
- power production and the power grid infrastructure, especially in Africa, but also in Latin America and the rest of the developing countries worldwide, ...