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lunes, 25 de enero de 2021

Scots council referral for parents who 'fail' to support trans child

The LGBT Youth Scotland guidance has attracted criticism for eroding parental rights and potentially breaching equality laws. An updated version is to ...


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It's a Sin leaves queer people in tears – and brings back painful memories of the worst years of the ...

A single episode is more of a queer education than most LGBT kids in the UK have ever got from years at school. This is our history and we deserve to ...


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FBI investigating explosion, graffiti at California church known for anti-LGBT views

The Southern Poverty Law Center, which tracks hate groups, labeled First Works Baptist Church a hate group in 2019 for its anti-LGBT stance.


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Proposal to amend Act 355 to be tabled at next Parliament sitting'

... Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 to include harsher penalties for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) practices will be tabled at the ...


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LGBT group head aims to be Knesset's first open lesbian

Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai announced on Sunday that one of the candidates of his Israelis Party would be Hila Pe'er, the chairwoman of Aguda, the ...


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JoJo Siwa is 'the happiest I've ever been' after coming out as LGBT

She answered questions from fans on the live video, though when someone asked her to label herself as part of the LGBT she declined to specify how ...


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Singapore activists appeal gay sex ban court ruling

Last year, the High Court dismissed three challenges to the law, which it heard together, by a retired doctor, a DJ and an LGBT rights advocate.


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No Place For LGBT Malaysians?

"Seeing the situation in the country now involving the LGBT group, the government might consider amending Act 355,” said Ahmad Marzuk Shaary, ...


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The Inheritance of slavery

Nowhere else is the racial inequality in America more apparent than in the relations of the black community with law enforcement. Poverty, inequality ...


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Italy probes TikTok 'blackout challenge' death of 10-year-old girl

Medical experts have warned about the danger of a challenge being taken up by some young people that restricts oxygen to the brain. The girls' ...


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New York Plans Vaccine Kit Pop-Up Sites at Churches

... churches around New York State will serve as pop-up sites for vaccine kit distribution as officials work to vaccinate people in the Black and Latino ...


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50 movies that address the history of racism in America

She is placed in the middle of protests and race riots after her friend, a Black boy, is killed by police. The story implements the strong racial tensions of ...


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There are vast regions of Black life that have nothing to do with suffering or oppression. Here's a start.

It was liberating to be in a place where we didn't have to explain ourselves to White people. Homecomings bring back all of those memories. North ...


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Target issues apology after Black teens were detained, handcuffed at Westlake Village store

Both the store's employees and the responding deputies engaged in racial profiling, she said, resulting in the mistreatment of her son and his friends.


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Black Americans need action, not another task force

No need to worry, as President Joe Biden has promised a racial disparities task force in response to COVID. Gee, 35 years ago, the HHS' seminal “ ...


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Yes, Bridgerton seems post-racial, but that's not bad

My disagreements with the race criticism presented by Watts stem from the idea that the post-racial society is a bad thing. She argues the color- ...


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