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martes, 4 de diciembre de 2018

Coalition and Centre Alliance delay vote on law to protect LGBT students

Coalition and Centre Alliance delay vote on law to protect LGBT students
- Centre Alliance has voted with the Coalition to delay a vote on legislation to protect LGBT students from discrimination by repealing exemptions for ...

Pose' Star Ryan Jamaal Swain on Abuse, Fame, LGBT History, and Defining as 'Queer'

Pose' Star Ryan Jamaal Swain on Abuse, Fame, LGBT History, and Defining as 'Queer'
- The second time was while watching Jennie Livingston's 1990 documentary film Paris Is Burning, and its LGBT people of color subjects, especially ...

Vancouver's Cinematheque and Out in Schools empower LGBT youth with Reaching Out video ...

Vancouver's Cinematheque and Out in Schools empower LGBT youth with Reaching Out video ...
LGBT issues and education have often been the flashpoint for debate in B.C., and on the same evening that a Canadian professor with controversial ...

50 of the Best LGBT Books of 2018

50 of the Best LGBT Books of 2018
- 2018 was a bang-up year for queer books. Here are 50 of this year's best, from a range of genres and on a range of topics: ...

Beyoncé makes human LGBT Pride flag with backing dancers

Beyoncé makes human LGBT Pride flag with backing dancers
- Beyoncé made a human LGBT+ Pride flag with her backing dancers at her headline show at Global Citizen Festival in South Africa on Sunday night ...

Trump strips LGBT rights from USMCA trade deal with Mexico and Canada

Trump strips LGBT rights from USMCA trade deal with Mexico and Canada
-  Trump administration has exempted the United States from provisions in the new USMCA trade deal with Mexico and Canada that require LGBT+ ...

LGBT Provisions Watered Down in Trump's USMCA Deal

LGBT Provisions Watered Down in Trump's USMCA Deal
- Although the initial draft called on member states to support policies against anti-LGBT and sex discrimination in employment, the new wording calls ...

Tumblr crackdown needlessly suppresses women, LGBT community

Tumblr crackdown needlessly suppresses women, LGBT community
- The internet is a weird and wonderful place, and one of the websites that really embodies all the 'net stands for is Tumblr. It's a place where anyone ...

Mexico, Latin neighbors sign deal to stop emigration rush

Mexico, Latin neighbors sign deal to stop emigration rush
- The poverty declaration follows a threat by Washington to cut off aid to countries that fail to stop illegal immigration as the migrant caravan saga ...

No hate crime charges in 'terrible attack' on Latino father, son due to legal loophole in Utah state law

No hate crime charges in 'terrible attack' on Latino father, son due to legal loophole in Utah state law
- A man accused of beating a Latino father and son while making derogatory statements about Mexicans will not be charged with a hate crime due to ...

No decline in discrimination against people of African descent in EU

No decline in discrimination against people of African descent in EU
- The report “Being Black in the EU” confirmed that black people are exposed to ... explained an Italian member of an aid association for LGBT refugees.

UC San Diego starts referring to Latinos as 'Latinx' in cultural shift

UC San Diego starts referring to Latinos as 'Latinx' in cultural shift
- Latinx includes men and women of Latin American descent, people who are not exclusively male or female, people who don't think of themselves as ...

Latinos Facing Deeper Retirement Security Crisis Than Other Ethnic Groups

Latinos Facing Deeper Retirement Security Crisis Than Other Ethnic Groups
Latinos are facing a deeper retirement crisis than other ethnic groups ... Currently, at 57.5 people, Latinos make up 17.8 percent of the nation's ...

Green Book' film a journey through the racism of the Deep South

Green Book' film a journey through the racism of the Deep South
- 'Green Book' film a journey through the racism of the Deep South ... a real-life African-American concert pianist and his racist Italian-American driver, ...

Racism in Switzerland: An expat's perspective

Racism in Switzerland: An expat's perspective
- An African-American woman living in Switzerland shares her and her ... As a result of immigration, Switzerland is becoming more racially diverse.

Minneapolis police decorate Christmas tree with racial stereotypes in majority-black neighborhood

Minneapolis police decorate Christmas tree with racial stereotypes in majority-black neighborhood
- I just could not believe that after everything we've been through to try to change the narrative about the African American community, that our police ...

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