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jueves, 6 de abril de 2017

Italian region of Umbria approves law against homophobia

Italian region of Umbria approves law against homophobia
- Umbria sent a loud and clear “no” to any form of homophobia and transphobia. Yesterday evening, the regions's “regulation against discrimination and ...

State Department Condemns LGBT Killings in Russia

State Department Condemns LGBT Killings in Russia
- The White House's diplomatic arm sent a strongly-worded statement to officials in Chechnya, the Russian region where LGBT people were recently ...

Colorado Judge Rules That the Fair Housing Law Protects LGBT Couple

Colorado Judge Rules That the Fair Housing Law Protects LGBT Couple
- In another recent legal victory for LGBT rights, a U.S District judge in Colorado ruled Wednesday that a landlord's refusal to rent a townhouse to a ...

Some 2000 march through Amsterdam against anti-LGBT violence

Some 2000 march through Amsterdam against anti-LGBT violence
- About 2 thousand people participated in a march against anti-LGBT violence through Amsterdam on Wednesday evening. The participants marched ...

Anti-LGBT Religious Refusal Bills Abound in Texas Legislature

Anti-LGBT Religious Refusal Bills Abound in Texas Legislature
- Republicans in the 85th session of the Texas Legislature are pushing a number religious refusal bills that would codify anti-LGBT discrimination into ...

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio urge Trump to sign anti-LGBT order

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio urge Trump to sign anti-LGBT order
- Donald Trump's former primary opponents Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are both among a group of Republican Senators who have publicly urged him ...

Court rules that Civil Rights laws cover LGBT bias

Court rules that Civil Rights laws cover LGBT bias
- This would mean that any kind of discrimination against LGBT folks is illegal. The ruling only applied to the 7th Circuit Court's jurisdiction: Illinois, ...

LGBT people need straight allies to lend a helping hand

LGBT people need straight allies to lend a helping hand
- This week, hundreds of heterosexual Dutch men held hands to show solidarity with the victims of a homophobic attack. Such actions are vital to ...

Mexico's Luxury Market Might Actually Benefit From Trump

Mexico's Luxury Market Might Actually Benefit From Trump
- And with the threat of punitive US tariffs on imports from the country — which Trump claims will pay for the border wall — pro-Mexico sentiment has ...

Mexican Tourists Say No Thanks to US Visits

Mexican Tourists Say No Thanks to US Visits
- US President Donald Trump's confrontational stance toward Mexico is finally hitting him where he's bound to notice it: America's tourism industry.

Vindication for Trump? Mexico border arrests plummet as fewer seek to enter US

Vindication for Trump? Mexico border arrests plummet as fewer seek to enter US
- The Trump administration has not yet changed how the border is patrolled, but the president's tough talk on immigration have likely acted as deterrents ...

3 topics to watch at World Economic Forum Latin America

3 topics to watch at World Economic Forum Latin America
- 3 topics to watch at World Economic Forum Latin America ... Latin America is experiencing historic political transformations, is billed for a period of ... from the latest disruptive models in education to the looming humanitarian crises to ...

Why South Koreans are richer than Latin Americans

Why South Koreans are richer than Latin Americans
- But visiting the 455-student, state-run robotics school was a powerful reminder of why South Korea has become so much richer than Latin America.

HPD chief announces decrease in Hispanics reporting rape and violent crimes compared to last year

HPD chief announces decrease in Hispanics reporting rape and violent crimes compared to last year
- Against the backdrop of rising deportation fears among immigrants, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo disclosed Wednesday the department has ...

Global development in Latin America faces a test

Global development in Latin America faces a test
- Global development in Latin America faces a test ... And some 2 in 5 people here live precariously just above the poverty line and risk slipping into ...

FMU recognized for graduation rates: Percentage of African American grads acknowledged

FMU recognized for graduation rates: Percentage of African American grads acknowledged
- FMU's graduation rate for African American students is 43.2 percent, only a ... have the lowest graduation rate among all racial and ethnic groups.

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