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martes, 9 de abril de 2019

Pete Buttigieg's unlikely rise as a symbol of LGBT progress

Pete Buttigieg's unlikely rise as a symbol of LGBT progress
- Before South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg captured the nation's attention as a serious contender for the 2020 Democratic nomination, ...

Parents ID'd as problem in school LGBT promotions

Parents ID'd as problem in school LGBT promotions
A Christian organization in the United Kingdom, where the LGBT agenda is advancing in public and private schools, is revealing what ...

LGBT donors helping Pete Buttigieg defy 2020 expectations

LGBT donors helping Pete Buttigieg defy 2020 expectations
Financial support from the LGBT community has helped Buttigieg defy expectations by raking in more than $7 million in just over two months.

LGBT purges in Chechnya continue

LGBT purges in Chechnya continue
- Reports of the horrifying LGBT crackdown first broke out in April 2017 in the newspaper Novaya Gazeta. That year, Russian police detained more than ...

Most parents and teachers support LGBT lessons for children, says survey

Most parents and teachers support LGBT lessons for children, says survey
- Parents and teachers overwhelmingly support children learning about LGBT+ issues at school, according to a new survey. The survey—which was ...

How will the LGBT issue play out in Poland's European Parliament election?

How will the LGBT issue play out in Poland's European Parliament election?
- While Poles appear to be increasingly tolerant of LGBT lifestyles, beyond the larger towns and cities the country remains culturally conservative and ...

Bulgarian politicians seeking to cancel photo exhibition because of its LGBT theme

Bulgarian politicians seeking to cancel photo exhibition because of its LGBT theme
- the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, local politicians are seeking to cancel a photography exhibition because if features LGBT themes. The exhibition, titled ...

Taylor Swift just donated $113000 to fight for LGBT rights in Tennessee

Taylor Swift just donated $113000 to fight for LGBT rights in Tennessee
- Taylor Swift has made a six-figure donation to the Tennessee Equality Project, a non-profit group fighting for LGBT+ rights in the southern state.

Muslims are the main target of hate crime: Study

Muslims are the main target of hate crime: Study
- According to a recent study, the overwhelming majority of hate crime victims in this state are Muslim. Those of study believe that the police remain ...

Nothing Is Wrong With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Code-Switching

Nothing Is Wrong With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Code-Switching
- Since the 1950s, long-term and intense contact between black and Latino people in urban neighborhoods has created a large overlap between Black ...

7 events to ring in UGA's LGBT Resource Center's GAYpril

7 events to ring in UGA's LGBT Resource Center's GAYpril
- We compiled a list of seven events from the LGBT Resource Center to ... Beemyn, who has a doctorate in African-American Studies and master's ...

When We Were Colored' delivers Sacramento's take on race relations

When We Were Colored' delivers Sacramento's take on race relations
- To her they seem complacent, lost in a racial past where “colored” defined their identities: now the current designation isblack.” The title reminds us of ...

Cory Booker introduces bill to explore slavery reparations

Cory Booker introduces bill to explore slavery reparations
- The bill filed by Booker is a companion to legislation introduced by Rep. ... to lend to African American veterans in the past, in spite of government-backed loans, ... "Do I support legislation that is race-conscious about balancing the ...

Chicago's police union is 'the sworn enemy of black people'

Chicago's police union is 'the sworn enemy of black people'
- Chicago's police union is 'the sworn enemy of black people' ... the city's Fraternal Order of Police for a Monday confrontation over the Smollett case that displayed some of the city's racial and political divisions.

African-Americans And Social Determinants Of Health: Is It Race? Or Is It Racism?

African-Americans And Social Determinants Of Health: Is It Race? Or Is It Racism?
- There is no disagreement that African-Americans have worse health outcomes across the board when compared to other races.

The Economics of Celebrating Diversity

The Economics of Celebrating Diversity
- Most people in the United States are probably a mixture of various heritage including Hispanic, indigenous Native American, along with ancestry from ...

Teachers given security advice from police as parents' protests against LGBT inclusive education ...

Teachers given security advice from police as parents' protests against LGBT inclusive education ...
- Schoolteachers have been offered security advice from police following protests from angry parents about proposed LGBT-inclusive relationship sex ...

LGBT progress seen in Lightfoot's win, rise of 'Mayor Pete'

LGBT progress seen in Lightfoot's win, rise of 'Mayor Pete'
- Mayor Pete," as he's known to his growing fan base, is running a surprisingly strong and well-funded campaign for president.