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domingo, 29 de enero de 2017

LGBT Activists Condemn Trump's Inhumane and UnAmerican Immigration Ban ...

LGBT Activists Condemn Trump's Inhumane and UnAmerican Immigration Ban ...
LGBT Rights Organizations are in fierce opposition to an executive order,“Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” ...

Stop Hiding the "T": Fighting the Stigmatization of Trans People

Stop Hiding the "T": Fighting the Stigmatization of Trans People
- It is even more disheartening when supporters of LGBT rights also "hide the T" in pivotal civil rights battles of our day. For example, recently I watched ...

LGBTQ March on Washington Planned for D.C.'s Pride Weekend

LGBTQ March on Washington Planned for D.C.'s Pride Weekend
- Following the Women's March on Washington last weekend, momentum is building for a national LGBT march on the capital this summer. New York ...

Teens Report Onslaught of Bullying During Divisive Election

Teens Report Onslaught of Bullying During Divisive Election
- In recent months, phone calls, texts and instant messages have been pouring into the Trevor Project, a crisis center for LGBT young people, said ...

Ivory Coast: No anti-gay law, but 3 months in prison anyway

Ivory Coast: No anti-gay law, but 3 months in prison anyway
- The situation highlights the limitations of city-based LGBT rights activism in Ivory Coast and elsewhere in Africa, journalist Robbie Corey-Boulet writes ...

How to make America great again? Bully Mexico.

How to make America great again? Bully Mexico.
Then perhaps it is the new President’s promises to bring factories home and the renegotiation of trade deals that present the biggest threat to Mexico. On a platform of protectionist trade policies, Trump has blamed unfavourable trade deals (namely NAFTA) and transnational supply chains for economic woes back home: job losses, factory closures and wage depression. He has failed, however, to address the real impact of technological change in the US’ post-industrial economy job market. Nevertheless, he has managed to convince much of America and his promise to bring back jobs and dignity to the Midwest - particularly the Rustbelt states of Ohio, Michigan and Indiana – is the reason why so many of his supporters have been able to look past his unpresidential persona.

Look to South America not US: Bolivia to Mexico

Look to South America not US: Bolivia to Mexico
- Look to South America not US: Bolivia to Mexico ... anti-immigration policies, Bolivia urges Mexico to turn to the South American countries rather than ...

Facing Trump, Latin America Must Stand United With Mexico

Facing Trump, Latin America Must Stand United With Mexico
If there were other Latin American countries bordering the United States, the Trump treatment would be the same, with insults and calls for a wall.

The 9 Worst Anti-Immigrant Measures by Hypocrite Latin American Governments

The 9 Worst Anti-Immigrant Measures by Hypocrite Latin American Governments
- Behind the media’s fury at Trump’s concrete plans to build his “Mexican Wall” lies the assumption that any Mexican or other Latin American has an inalienable right to simply walk into the United States and settle there permanently. This doesn’t just involve the search for work and opportunity, for which there are the legal mechanisms that are so often bypassed and ignored; it also involves the belief that newly arrived Latin Americans should immediately have unbridled access to US schooling, infrastructure, and even welfare despite not having paid a penny into the system from which they hope to profit.

Social media users find chinks of humour in Trump wall plan

Social media users find chinks of humour in Trump wall plan
- He tapped into the anger felt by many American voters about the large ... of mistreatment and exploitation of the countries in Latin America by foreign ...

A Way to Demolish Paraguay's Money Myths

A Way to Demolish Paraguay's Money Myths
- Notions about how to apply for a loan or estimate a budget are part of the content of a new Paraguayan financial education campaign, ...

Artist photographs objects to tell a story of oppression

Artist photographs objects to tell a story of oppression
- Photographer Wendel White's project titled 'Manifest' focuses on the usual relics of black American life, including a class ring, a spoon, a drum and ...

Advocacy groups and lawmakers condemn Trump's immigration actions

Advocacy groups and lawmakers condemn Trump's immigration actions
- America is a beacon for LGBT people around the world, and restricting ... minor offenses that disproportionally impact brown and black communities.”.

In 2017, how can Latin America regain momentum for progress?

In 2017, how can Latin America regain momentum for progress?
- So how can Latin America continue to get people out of poverty and reduce inequality? How can a movement for gender equality make real gains?

Home National Racist Convicted of Setting Fire to Black Churches Wants to Start White...

Home National Racist Convicted of Setting Fire to Black Churches Wants to Start White...
- A University of Wisconsin-Madison student who served prison time for intentionally setting fires at two predominately African-American churches is ...

Racial delusions' fuel Obamacare opponents

Racial delusions' fuel Obamacare opponents
- President Obama was charged with providing health care for “those people” — people of color — at the cost of hard-working Americans. Blue-collar ...

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