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jueves, 31 de enero de 2019

St. Louis LGBT community reacts to attack on Jussie Smollett of 'Empire'

St. Louis LGBT community reacts to attack on Jussie Smollett of 'Empire'
- Police in Chicago are investigating after actor Jussie Smollet said he was attacked around 2 a.m. in downtown. Police said they are ...

Stonewall names the top employers for LGBT people in 2019

Stonewall names the top employers for LGBT people in 2019
- Stonewall has named the top employers for LGBT people in 2019 compiled from the Workplace Equality Index which enables employers to measure, ...

Student art exhibition celebrates LGBT History monthLGBT+ Icons and Activists art on display at ...

Student art exhibition celebrates LGBT History monthLGBT+ Icons and Activists art on display at ...
- The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries is hosting an exhibition by Ashleigh Nicole, studying BA (Hons) Illustration, supported by the Equality ...

LGBT personality test: Which celebrity icon are you?

LGBT personality test: Which celebrity icon are you?
- Answer the questions in this LGBT personality test. You may get Ellen DeGeneres, Laverne Cox or various other LGBT stars. Take the quiz below to ...

Will Young accuses The Grand Tour of homophobic stereotyping

Will Young accuses The Grand Tour of homophobic stereotyping
- May asks Clarkson, apparently referencing a 2014 Car Talk survey of the models preferred by the LGBT community in which it ranked highly. Clarkson ...

Disney Is Holding A Pride Parade At One Of Its Theme Parks For The First Time Ever

Disney Is Holding A Pride Parade At One Of Its Theme Parks For The First Time Ever
- The Walt Disney Company is embracing LGBT pride month for the first time ever and hosting a gay pride parade in its Disneyland Paris park in France.

Chechnya anti-gay purge: LGBT activists file criminal complaint amid threats

Chechnya anti-gay purge: LGBT activists file criminal complaint amid threats
- Activists at the Russian LGBT Network, the group that denounced the apparent resurgence of the Chechnya anti-gay purge, have filed a criminal ...

Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce just united to avoid another bathroom bill

Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce just united to avoid another bathroom bill
- Four of Texas' major LGBT chambers of commerce are uniting to form a coalition that plans to advocate on behalf of LGBT owned and allied ...

The Jussie Smollett attack highlights the hate black gay Americans face

The Jussie Smollett attack highlights the hate black gay Americans face
- So as we wait to see if justice is served for Smollett, we as Black queer people wait to see if America will finally see our lives as worth protecting.

LGBTQ people of color face 'compounded violence,' advocates say

LGBTQ people of color face 'compounded violence,' advocates say
- LGBTQ people of color face 'compounded violence,' advocates say ... For members of QLatinx, a Florida-based LGBTQ Latino advocacy and support ...

LULAC lawsuit helps stalls initiative requiring Texans to prove citizenship before voting

LULAC lawsuit helps stalls initiative requiring Texans to prove citizenship before voting
- They're trying to keep people from registering to vote and they are trying to keep ... "This is just another form of trying to suppress the Latino vote.”.

As base shrinks, GOP urged to 'show up' in black, Hispanic communities

As base shrinks, GOP urged to 'show up' in black, Hispanic communities
People ask me, 'How did a black dude get elected in a Latino district?' It's real simple: Show up in communities and talk about things they care about,” ...

It's Very Empowering.” Latino Giving Circles Are on the Rise

It's Very Empowering.” Latino Giving Circles Are on the Rise
- At nearly 18 percent of the population, Latino people are the largest minority in the U.S., and their population has grown sixfold since 1970. Yet a few ...

AHF Responds to Hate Crime Against Jussie Smollett

AHF Responds to Hate Crime Against Jussie Smollett
- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), globally, the largest provider of HIV/AIDS services, is disheartened to learn ...

Chemical poured on face, rope tied around US actor's neck in 'hate crime'

Chemical poured on face, rope tied around US actor's neck in 'hate crime'
- Hollywood actor Jussie Smollett was admitted to hospital following an attack that is being described as a possible hate crime. |

Empire' star Jussie Smollett attacked in possible hate crime

Empire' star Jussie Smollett attacked in possible hate crime
- Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was attacked in the early morning hours on Tuesday in what Chicago police are calling a possible hate crime.