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lunes, 11 de junio de 2018

A brief (and depressing) history of LGBT workers' rights

A brief (and depressing) history of LGBT workers' rights
LGBT patrons of New York City's Stonewall Inn clashed violently with police after the bar was raided. The following year, marches were organized in ...

Father James Martin to speak on welcoming LGBT Catholics at World Meeting of Families

Father James Martin to speak on welcoming LGBT Catholics at World Meeting of Families
- The organizers have asked me to speak about how parishes can welcome L.G.B.T. Catholics, as well as their parents and families. So I hope to share ..

Lea Salonga appeals for love, acceptance towards LGBT youth amid news of teen suicide

Lea Salonga appeals for love, acceptance towards LGBT youth amid news of teen suicide
- Lea Salonga, known for advocating gay rights, posted an important message after learning that an LGBT teen took his own life. The Broadway actress ...

Twitter CEO Slammed For Eating Chick-Fil-A Despite Owner's Anti-LGBT Views

Twitter CEO Slammed For Eating Chick-Fil-A Despite Owner's Anti-LGBT Views
- Jack Dorsey, the brains behind Twitter, has come under fire for giving business to Chick-Fil-A, a company's whose owner, Dan Cathy, has expressed ...

The UK Government Set To Take Part In Pride Activities Across The Americas

The UK Government Set To Take Part In Pride Activities Across The Americas
- The British Government will celebrate LGBT rights by participating in local Pride events in 26 cities across ...

Bisexual Democrat hopes “blue wave” will wipe out anti-LGBT Republican congressman

Bisexual Democrat hopes “blue wave” will wipe out anti-LGBT Republican congressman
- She now goes on to challenge Republican Congressman Steve Knight, an anti-LGBT incumbent, in one of the most high-profile races across the ...

Houston takes the cake for LGBT Pride month

Houston takes the cake for LGBT Pride month
- Three Brothers Bakery is offering a seven-layer cake in the colors of the Pride flag for Gay Pride Month, June 2018

Openly gay Queen's footman makes his first official appearance

Openly gay Queen's footman makes his first official appearance
- generation of the Royal Family, including Princes William and Harry, have been praised in recent years for their positive stances on LGBT rights.

Windows continues to be the preferred choice in the education sector

Windows continues to be the preferred choice in the education sector
- Microsoft’s effort in the education sector is finally paying off. A new report claims that Windows continues to be the preferred choice worldwide for devices in the education sector. Microsoft’s Windows has once again managed to beat ... in this particular segment, according to a report from Futuresource Consulting

How Latin American fast food chains could become the next big thing

How Latin American fast food chains could become the next big thing
- THE next big food franchise will come out of Latin America, experts have ... ones that originate in more economically developed countries (MEDCs).

Chile Faces Latin America's Migrant Future

Chile Faces Latin America's Migrant Future
- Just as repression, strife and economic disruption sent millions of Europeans to the countries that would become Latin America in the 19th and early ...

Latin America's socialist support system is crumbling

Latin America's socialist support system is crumbling
Latin America's socialist support system is crumbling ... making national parties personal fiefs, they turned their countries into elected dictatorships.

Latin America's cities are ready to take off. But their infrastructure is failing them

Latin America's cities are ready to take off. But their infrastructure is failing them
- Owing to poor planning and dysfunction in the housing markets, tens of millions of Latin American households live in dire conditions, often at the ...

Food writer Gustavo Arellano on why Anthony Bourdain meant so much to marginalized ...

Food writer Gustavo Arellano on why Anthony Bourdain meant so much to marginalized ...
- It's mostly Latino workers getting off of work, or working people waiting for the bus because that's where his car was, right next to a bus stop. He made ...

Native Actual Rallies Despite Growing Market Tumble Amid Intervention, Hike Rumors

Native Actual Rallies Despite Growing Market Tumble Amid Intervention, Hike Rumors
The Latin American state has since seen falling interest levels since June of 2015 when the interest rate was 14.25%. Currently, the benchmark price ...

For Black Evangelicals, How Does Masterpiece Cakeshop Compare to Jim Crow?

For Black Evangelicals, How Does Masterpiece Cakeshop Compare to Jim Crow?
- Theology plays a major role in the different reactions of African-Americans to court cases surrounding same-sex marriage, but America's racial history ...

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