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Miami Beach welcomes LGBT travelers from around the globe all year long

Miami Beach welcomes LGBT travelers from around the globe all year long
- Miami Beach is an award-winning LGBTQ destination filled with spirit and pride offering a multitude of experiences that cater to gay travelers from ...

Nebraska bill to ban LGBT job discrimination stalls

Nebraska bill to ban LGBT job discrimination stalls
A bill that would bar Nebraska businesses from discriminating against LGBT job applicants and workers has stalled in the Legislature.

Mardi Gras Sydney: LGBT community embrace 'fearless' theme

Mardi Gras Sydney: LGBT community embrace 'fearless' theme
- Thousands of people - including Kylie Minogue and The Veronicas; gathered to watch and partake in the 41st Sydney Mardi Gras.

LGBT in India: What it's like six months after gay sex was decriminalised

LGBT in India: What it's like six months after gay sex was decriminalised
- Tish says more cafes and bars in Delhi have become LGBT-friendly by putting up rainbow flags - but that doesn't necessarily mean the public have ...

Parents withdraw 600 children from Birmingham school over LGBT lessons

Parents withdraw 600 children from Birmingham school over LGBT lessons
- An estimated 600 pupils have been withdrawn from a school in Birmingham after parents raised concerns that their children were being 'brainwashed' ...

LGBT-Who? Tourism Minister reportedly tells German press there's no gays in Malaysia

LGBT-Who? Tourism Minister reportedly tells German press there's no gays in Malaysia
- German news agency Deutsche Welle is reporting that our Tourism minister, Mohammaddin bin Ketapi told a room full of journalists (so, essentially, ...

4.5% of US adults identify as LGBT

4.5% of US adults identify as LGBT
- The self-identifying LGBT population also skews younger. Only 23% are age 50 or older, compared with 47% of non-LGBT adults, and 56% of LGBT ...

Where Would I Go? This Is My Home': Queer United Methodists' Uncertain Future

Where Would I Go? This Is My Home': Queer United Methodists' Uncertain Future
- Days earlier, the United Methodist Church voted to continue its official ban on the ordination of openly LGBT clergy and the solemnization of ...

LAPD Officers Caught On Camera Beating Rodney King 28 Years Ago

LAPD Officers Caught On Camera Beating Rodney King 28 Years Ago
- The acquittal ruling led to several days of violent riots in Los Angeles which included white and Latino people getting pulled out of their vehicles and ...

Iowa Democrats have struggled to organize Latinos. Julián Castro is trying to change that.

Iowa Democrats have struggled to organize Latinos. Julián Castro is trying to change that.
voters to have a shot at winning the nomination, and one way to do that is by engaging people who had previously not participated in the caucus.

Mexican TV network faces backlash for 'brownface' parody of 'Roma' star Yalitza Aparicio

Mexican TV network faces backlash for 'brownface' parody of 'Roma' star Yalitza Aparicio
- This isn't the first time Televisa has faced accusations of insensitivity in portrayals of people of color in Latin American. In 2010, the network drew ...

Utah hate-crimes law passes Senate, moves to House

Utah hate-crimes law passes Senate, moves to House
- Support for the proposal grew after the November 2018 beating of a Latino man in Salt Lake City who authorities said was targeted by an attacker who ...

Much remains to be done' to address inequality for Afro-descendants in Latin America, report says

Much remains to be done' to address inequality for Afro-descendants in Latin America, report says
- People of African descent in Latin America have made significant progress in reducing their poverty, but much remains to be done to achieve social ...

Homosexualist Hypocrisy in Chicago

Homosexualist Hypocrisy in Chicago
- His hypocritical spirit made him suitable to keep a lid on the homosexual ... and channeling homosexual seminarians from Latin America to Chicago.

Green Book' and the trope of the white savior complex

Green Book' and the trope of the white savior complex
- In response to pervasive racial discrimination that could prove to be fatal, Green published the book as a guide to African-American friendly ...

Bernie Sanders Struggled With Black Voters. His Campaign Is Working Overtime To Fix That.

Bernie Sanders Struggled With Black Voters. His Campaign Is Working Overtime To Fix That.
- Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) made racial justice a central theme of the first two ... And the answer is: Yes, we have,” Sanders told a crowd of over 12,000 at ...