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lunes, 4 de marzo de 2019

Anti-LGBT Christian Group Wants Walmart To Remove Ad Featuring Gay Couple

Anti-LGBT Christian Group Wants Walmart To Remove Ad Featuring Gay Couple
- A Christian group opposed to LGBT rights is asking Walmart to remove an ad featuring a gay couple. The promotional video series Love is in the Aisle: ...

School tells parents to stop holding weekly protests outside school over its LGBT inclusive education

School tells parents to stop holding weekly protests outside school over its LGBT inclusive education
- Parents holding protests outside a school over its LGBT inclusive education are upsetting pupils, the school has said. Now the school has asked ...

Call for inclusion of LGBT groups at pre-St. Patrick's Parade breakfast

Call for inclusion of LGBT groups at pre-St. Patrick's Parade breakfast
- As the calls to include LGBT groups in the annual Staten Island St. Patrick's Parade grew louder this year, some elected ...

In a Virginia school, a celebration of transgender students in a kindergarten class

In a Virginia school, a celebration of transgender students in a kindergarten class
- He had championed LGBT causes at his liberal arts college but suddenly found himself switching pronouns when telling students about his boyfriends ...

These are the top 10 LGBT-inclusive employers in the UK right now

These are the top 10 LGBT-inclusive employers in the UK right now
- Pinsent Masons is a clear example, having been crowned as the U.K.'s top LGBT-inclusive employer in Stonewall's , which called the international law ...

Delhi: LGBT rights activist, transgender friends save Kashmir youngsters from mob

Delhi: LGBT rights activist, transgender friends save Kashmir youngsters from mob
- Lives of ordinary Kashmiris had turned hell overnight following the dastardly attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's ...

3 big US churches in turmoil over sex abuse, LGBT policy

3 big US churches in turmoil over sex abuse, LGBT policy
- has been a wrenching season for three of America's largest religious denominations, as sex-abuse scandals and a schism over LGBT inclusion fuel ...

Mike Pence Defends Wife For Teaching At School That Bans LGBT Students, Families

Mike Pence Defends Wife For Teaching At School That Bans LGBT Students, Families
- Speaking Friday at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Vice President Mike Pence defended his wife for teaching at a school that ...

Chicago to elect African-American woman mayor on April 2

Chicago to elect African-American woman mayor on April 2
- These developments have a compelling political history with roots in the historic multi-racial coalition led by the African American community that ...

As Black History Month ends, resistance continues against the racist in chief

 As Black History Month ends, resistance continues against the racist in chief
- The election eight years later of Trump to the same office demonstrated, sadly, that the scourge of racism is alive and well in America. Trump's ...

Students Protest After Minnesota High School Denies Approval for Some Black History Month Posters

Students Protest After Minnesota High School Denies Approval for Some Black History Month Posters
- December 2018, an African-American middle school boy found a racial slur written on his shirt after gym class. “And these are just the incidents that ...

Test your knowledge of African American history

Test your knowledge of African American history
- Test your knowledge of African American history ... After leaving the United States to escape racial discrimination, this African-American pilot ...

How a black man says he 'outsmarted' a neo-Nazi group and became their new leader

How a black man says he 'outsmarted' a neo-Nazi group and became their new leader
- James Hart Stern, 54, is the new president of the National Socialist Movement, ... There's a reason, he said, that some call him the “race whisperer.”.

This is America: Blacks as prop

This is America: Blacks as prop
- Hollywood, for a fact, has never attempted to portray the African American for ... The truth is, with such rich history in music, and the black identity at the ... dwell that deep into music, nor does it confront the racial spectre in earnest.

Racism Drives Black Homelessness

Racism Drives Black Homelessness
We all know that the local data shows that in Los Angeles County, 1 out of every 10 residents are African American, and yet, 1 out of every 3 homeless ...

White university dean skewered for using N-word in context; blames Trump

White university dean skewered for using N-word in context; blames Trump
- Another white academic is in hot water for using the N-word — in context ... African American literature, film, and poetry,” quoted the racial slur while ...