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jueves, 12 de julio de 2018

Republicans Vote for 'License to Discriminate' Against LGBT Parents

Republicans Vote for 'License to Discriminate' Against LGBT Parents
- Republicans on the House Appropriations Committee have tacked an anti-LGBT amendment onto a funding bill, and activists are calling it a “license to ...

House panel OKs 'religious freedom' anti-LGBT adoption amendment

House panel OKs 'religious freedom' anti-LGBT adoption amendment
- A House committee approved on Wednesday as part of major appropriations legislation an amendment seen to allow taxpayer-funded adoption ...

Professor Arthur S. Leonard Co-Authors Brief in Case on LGBT Prison Conditions

Professor Arthur S. Leonard Co-Authors Brief in Case on LGBT Prison Conditions
- Professor Arthur S. Leonard has co-authored an amicus brief in support of a gay inmate who was savagely beaten and subject to homophobic slurs by ...

For Many LGBT Migrants, North of the Border Is No Refuge

For Many LGBT Migrants, North of the Border Is No Refuge
There are no numbers available disclosing how many LGBT migrants seek asylum at the border each year or their success rate, but lawyers and ...

In hiding LGBT-themed children's books, Hong Kong libraries moved against diversity

In hiding LGBT-themed children's books, Hong Kong libraries moved against diversity
- With children's books containing so-called LGBT themes withdrawn from the “open” shelves in Hong Kong's public libraries, a place that was once a ...

All the Damage Brett Kavanaugh Could Do to LGBT Rights

All the Damage Brett Kavanaugh Could Do to LGBT Rights
- Hodges — historic Supreme Court cases that acknowledged the equality of LGBT persons, decriminalized same-sex intimacy, and recognized that ...

Ten foreign missions in the country, including the U.S. Embassy, will join the festival for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people (LGBT).

Nonprofit tends to the needs of LGBT agriculturists
- In addition to helping connect LGBT agriculturists, the annual summits also aim to educate industry leaders on how they can make their workplaces ...

Annual LGBT Fest Soon to Open Amid Strong Opposition

Annual LGBT Fest Soon to Open Amid Strong Opposition
- Ten foreign missions in the country, including the U.S. Embassy, will join the festival for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people (LGBT).

Wisconsin's Halting Path Towards Black Suffrage

Wisconsin's Halting Path Towards Black Suffrage
- Wisconsin's Halting Path Towards Black Suffrage ..... Wisconsin wasn't technically the first state to allow African-Americans the vote, though it was the ...

Woman arrested in assault of 91-year-old Mexican man who was told to 'go back to your country'

Woman arrested in assault of 91-year-old Mexican man who was told to 'go back to your country'
- The Fourth of July fireworks display was just beginning when Erik Mendoza realized that his 91-year-old grandfather was missing. Thinking he might ...

US social networks help combat racial biasUS social networks help combat racial bias

US social networks help combat racial bias
- "It's 25, 30-plus white people out here and you haven't said anything. ... In California, a white woman lashed out at a Latino man -- a US citizen who ...

Do Millennials Think Homosexuality is a “Moral Detriment” to Society?

Do Millennials Think Homosexuality is a “Moral Detriment” to Society?
- 45% of African American respondents said that homosexuality was deteriorating society's moral values, compared to 42% of Latinx people, 34% of ...

Program to host second summer of children's art festivals to promote pride in African ...

Program to host second summer of children's art festivals to promote pride in African ...
- of children's art festivals to promote pride in African-American culture ... that works to foster positive racial identity in African-American children ages ...

Among Other Problems, Facebook Accused of Racial Discrimination

Among Other Problems, Facebook Accused of Racial Discrimination
- The excluded groups included African-American, Hispanic, and Asian-American. In response ...

Black soybean farmers say they were deliberately sold defective seeds because of their race

Black soybean farmers say they were deliberately sold defective seeds because of their race
- Black soybean farmers say they were deliberately sold defective seeds because ... In 1997, two African-American farmers sued the U.S. Department of ...

Was great-grandson of first African-American Ohio Highway Patrolman the target of racial profiling?

Was great-grandson of first African-American Ohio Highway Patrolman the target of racial profiling?
- There's a certain irony to the great-grandson of the first African-American Ohio Highway Patrolman being the victim of racial profiling. It's an irony not ...

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