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miércoles, 12 de diciembre de 2018

LGB adults half as likely to have guns than heterosexuals: report

LGB adults half as likely to have guns than heterosexuals: report
- Gun violence is a major public concern, and violence against LGBT people is all too common,” said the study's co-author Adam P. Romero, director of ...

Glee Co-Creator Launches Multi-Million-Dollar Plan to Target 'Anti-LGBT' Politicians in 2020

Glee Co-Creator Launches Multi-Million-Dollar Plan to Target 'Anti-LGBT' Politicians in 2020
- Ryan Murphy, the co-creator of Glee, Nip/Tuck, and Pose, announced at an LGBT event on Dec. 2 that he is launching a multi-million-dollar ...

UK government to co-chair LGBT rights coalition

UK government to co-chair LGBT rights coalition
- But he is also the minister for the UK's overseas territories, many of which are still discriminating against LGBT people. “It is a modern tragedy that ...

A Living Hell': Russia's 'Propaganda' Law Damaging LGBT Youth, HRW Finds

A Living Hell': Russia's 'Propaganda' Law Damaging LGBT Youth, HRW Finds
- a new report, Human Rights Watch says that the 2013 law intensified the hostility LGBT people in Russia have long suffered, and it also stifled ...

Study finds high levels of depression among LGB teenagers

Study finds high levels of depression among LGB teenagers
- The Department of Health and Social Care launched a £4.5m LGBT action plan to improve mental wellbeing in the summer. A spokesperson said: ...

Ontario Middle School Cancels LGBT Event For Student Safety

Ontario Middle School Cancels LGBT Event For Student Safety
- When several people at Ontario Middle School organized an LGBT Support Day, many were hoping that the event would help ...

After facing violence in her senior living home, LGBT woman goes to court

After facing violence in her senior living home, LGBT woman goes to court
- The AARP Foundation filed a brief as a friend of the court, which provided context on senior housing discrimination and the unique issues LGBT ...

Study of African-American history and issues proposed by state lawmakers

Study of African-American history and issues proposed by state lawmakers
- first African slaves arrived in Virginia 400 years ago, yet African-American history and current issues are not widely recognized or ...

African American Film Critics Association Chooses Black Panther as 2018 Film of the Year

African American Film Critics Association Chooses Black Panther as 2018 Film of the Year
African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) have chosen this year's award winners and their top ten movie list, and the big winner is ...

Shameik Moore says playing an Afro-Latino 'Spider-man' taught him to appreciate LatinX cultures

Shameik Moore says playing an Afro-Latino 'Spider-man' taught him to appreciate LatinX cultures
- Now, the Atlanta native is tapping into his inner superhero and also making history as the first Afro-Latino Spiderman in the upcoming animated Marvel ...

Google says it didn't use resources to target Latino voters in 2016

Google says it didn't use resources to target Latino voters in 2016
- The email goes on to note that Voto Latino, an organization that encourages young Latino people to vote, helped transport Latino voters to the polls in ...

As Cecil's Latino population grows, LULAC aims to organize

As Cecil's Latino population grows, LULAC aims to organize
- You're going to tell your delegation, your senators … you should be in charge of contacting these people. You should make these people get on the ...

Trump administration removed a training guide for Latino outreach from an ...

Trump administration removed a training guide for Latino outreach from an ...
- There's 2.6 million people that voted in this last election, and they expect me to do that ... He said Republicans want to “invalidate the will of the people.

Hollywood Elite And LGBT Lobby Force Black Oscars Host To Step Down

Hollywood Elite And LGBT Lobby Force Black Oscars Host To Step Down
- Hollywood Elite And LGBT Lobby Force Black Oscars Host To Step Down .... “It is not respectful to tell people still in the country of origin: 'Come work ...

Have Republicans Given Up On Winning Black Voters?

Have Republicans Given Up On Winning Black Voters?
- Bush also appointed Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice, two African-Americans whose views on racial issues were not particularly conservative, ...

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