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lunes, 14 de mayo de 2018

Cubans show LGBTQ pride with flags and dancing in Havana parade

Cubans show LGBTQ pride with flags and dancing in Havana parade
- Dancers and drag queens perform on a float pulled by a tractor during the annual LGBT pride parade in Havana on May 12, 2018. The march ...

I Went To an Evangelical Revival and It Was All About Fighting Racism and Protecting LGBT Rights

I Went To an Evangelical Revival and It Was All About Fighting Racism and Protecting LGBT Rights
- Say the word “evangelical” and images of diversity or progressive politics are not likely to come to mind. But at the E.C. Glass High School auditorium ...

LGBT rights activists join protest rally in Tbilisi

LGBT rights activists join protest rally in Tbilisi
- The LGBT community rights activists have jointed the protest rally of thousands caused by a police operation to detain drug dealers in night clubs and ...

These Military Moms Banded Together To Protect LGBT Children Of American Service Members

These Military Moms Banded Together To Protect LGBT Children Of American Service Members
- A national group serving LGBT service members and their families has launched a new program to provide support for the LGBT kids of U.S. troops.

New project takes NYC's LGBT history out of the closet, and into the spotlight

New project takes NYC's LGBT history out of the closet, and into the spotlight
- Now, in 2018, there are still less than 20 sites on the National Register of Historic Places recognized for their tie to LGBT history, out of more than ...

Which European countries have the best and worst LGBT rights?

Which European countries have the best and worst LGBT rights?
- Countries across Europe need to do more to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people, according to a new index, ...

LGBT people should be encouraged into church leadership, clergy told

LGBT people should be encouraged into church leadership, clergy told
LGBT people should be encouraged into church leadership and not face awkward questions about their sexual relationships, clergy are being told.

Atlanta installs rainbow crosswalks in support of LGBT community

Atlanta installs rainbow crosswalks in support of LGBT community
- The city of Atlanta installed four rainbow crosswalks at the intersection of 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue. The crosswalks are meant to show the ...

The media is failing to tell us the whole story about the latest unrest in Latin America

The media is failing to tell us the whole story about the latest unrest in Latin America
- And explaining the government's anti-poverty measures in more detail, she said: .... Read more of The Canary's reporting on Latin America. And see ...

Segregation is alive and well in America's so-called land of opportunity — just ask black and Latino ...

Segregation is alive and well in America's so-called land of opportunity — just ask black and Latino 
- According to Stanford's Center on Poverty and Inequality, less than half of black and Hispanic families live in owner-occupied housing as of 2014.

Memorializing African-American lynching victims is past due, but it must be only a start

Memorializing African-American lynching victims is past due, but it must be only a start
- Recognizing other histories of racial violence will not detract from the ... The mass lynching of African-Americans was more than a tragic national ...

Meghan Markle breaking down monarchist race barriers for many black Britons

Meghan Markle breaking down monarchist race barriers for many black Britons
- In the days to come, anyone wishing to criticize Meghan Markle, the American actress set to marry into Britain's royal family, will have to ...

Whites oppose — and blacks support — paying NCAA athletes, especially when they're thinking ...

Whites oppose — and blacks support — paying NCAA athletes, especially when they're thinking ...
- American attitudes toward paying college athletes divide by race ... by race. Most whites oppose “pay for play”; most African Americans support it.

7 Things Every Latino Grad Needs to Know About Their Finances

7 Things Every Latino Grad Needs to Know About Their Finances
- Now, I know that most young people are not going to be personal finance nerds like me. So, inspired by this upcoming graduation season, I jotted ...

African-American pastors outraged over Cynthia Nixon 'reparations' comment

African-American pastors outraged over Cynthia Nixon 'reparations' comment
- There is a gold rush happening in states where marijuana has been legalized, and that gold rush is creating profits that Black and Latino people are ...

NY Times find that marijuana arrests are heavily tilted toward blacks, Latinos

NY Times find that marijuana arrests are heavily tilted toward blacks, Latinos
- Even though marijuana is slowly being decriminalized around the country, in New York City, it's still illegal and people are still getting arrested and ...

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