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NSF moves to pilot LGBT questions on national workforce surveys

NSF moves to pilot LGBT questions on national workforce surveys
- NSF's move was catalyzed by a letter arguing that comprehensive, nationwide data on LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) scientists and ...

Election Night Brought a 'Rainbow Wave' of LGBT Victories. Will Change Follow?

Election Night Brought a 'Rainbow Wave' of LGBT Victories. Will Change Follow?
- The political map got a little more blue last night—but it also got a lot more rainbow. The 2018 midterm elections didn't deliver on every potential LGBT ...

Sexual uses of poppers should have been considered, LGBT health advocates warn

Sexual uses of poppers should have been considered, LGBT health advocates warn
- The LGBT health advocates also called on the TGA to consider the mental health impact of a decision to “criminalise the practice of an estimated ...

Armenia must ban LGBT propaganda, priest says

Armenia must ban LGBT propaganda, priest says
- The comment comes after Armenian Chief of Police Valeriy Osipyan told reporters on Tuesday that a LGBT forum set to be held in Armenia had been ...

Growing Old LGBT: Exploring The Many Hurdles Facing LGBT Elders As They Age

Growing Old LGBT: Exploring The Many Hurdles Facing LGBT Elders As They Age
- Nearly nine in 10 Americans say they know someone who's gay, but for the 1 million to 3 million LGBT elders in the United States, growing old could ...

Armenia must ban LGBT propaganda, priest says

Armenia must ban LGBT propaganda, priest says
- The comment comes after Armenian Chief of Police Valeriy Osipyan told reporters on Tuesday that a LGBT forum set to be held in Armenia had been ...

Here Are The Emblematic Faces Of These Midterms

Here Are The Emblematic Faces Of These Midterms
- Elected in Boston, the 44-year-old Democrat will become Massachusetts's first black member of the US House of Representatives. Ayanna Pressley ...

Heavy voter turnout seen among young people, Hispanics

Heavy voter turnout seen among young people, Hispanics
- Young people and Hispanic voters cast more ballots in Tuesday's election than in the last midterm, according to early analyses.

Despite O'Rourke Letdown, Latino Voters Say They Remain Hopeful for Future of Texas

Despite O'Rourke Letdown, Latino Voters Say They Remain Hopeful for Future of Texas
- I've met some amazing people; I'd say 95 percent [were] women, especially Hispanic women. Latinas are the heart and soul of this campaign,” ...

A night of firsts: the candidates who made history in the 2018 midterms

A night of firsts: the candidates who made history in the 2018 midterms
- Kate Brown, who is bisexual, became the first openly LGBT person elected governor in 2016 when she won her Oregon race. Jim McGreevey, a ...

I have never used racist remarks!' Trump insists Michael Cohen and Omarosa are lying when they ...

I have never used racist remarks!' Trump insists Michael Cohen and Omarosa are lying when they ...
- And he accused an African-American reporter of asking him a racist question about whether his embrace of economic 'nationalism' hints at support for ...

Major new study of 'African American Health Engagement'

Major new study of 'African American Health Engagement'
- Disease Control, African Americans face a greater risk of death at almost every stage of life compared with other American racial and ethnic groups, ...

America's Problem Isn't Tribalism—It's Racism

America's Problem Isn't Tribalism—It's Racism
- In New York's Nineteenth Congressional District, the Democrat Antonio Delgado, a Harvard-educated, African American Rhodes scholar, defeated the ...

New York man hit with hate crime charges in serial theft of LGBT rainbow flags from church

New York man hit with hate crime charges in serial theft of LGBT rainbow flags from church
- A 21-year-old New York man was arrested on hate crime charges tied to the repeated theft of LGBT rainbow flags from in front of a church, a series of ...

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