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Congressional Black Caucus probes crisis of black youth suicide

Congressional Black Caucus probes crisis of black youth suicide
Among those who testified was David Johns, executive director of the National Black Justice Coalition, a D.C.-based LGBT advocacy organization.

First LGBT San Francisco Fire Chief Has Big Plans For Making City Better

First LGBT San Francisco Fire Chief Has Big Plans For Making City Better
On Monday, the first LGBT Fire Chief in San Francisco's history was sworn in. Jeanine Nicholson plans to do a great deal more than just represent the ...

Resources, help available for transgender people in Charlotte and beyond

Resources, help available for transgender people in Charlotte and beyond
After transitioning from female to male, Liam Johns, a transgender man in Charlotte, NC, decided to get pregnant and have a baby. Johns' story ...

DU Is A Safe Space For Young LGBT Students But Useful Representation Is Still Missing

DU Is A Safe Space For Young LGBT Students But Useful Representation Is Still Missing
Although Hansraj's Gender Equality Cell is one of the few societies that provide an inclusive space to LGBT people. Coming out and questioning are ...

Cuban LGBT community calls out government for cancelling parade

Cuban LGBT community calls out government for cancelling parade
Cuba's gay pride parade is a dramatic change from the period stretching into the 1980s, when many LGBT intellectuals and artists were marginalized ...

Poland's extremist Christian party arrests woman for LGBT-like imagery

Poland's extremist Christian party arrests woman for LGBT-like imagery
Rights activists slammed Poland's ruling party after authorities detained a woman who allegedly had images of an icon of the Virgin Mary ...

LGBT mental healthcare conference

LGBT mental healthcare conference
The Eastern Progress can now accept online payments for advertising and sponsorships. For more information about ad/sponsorship opportunities, ...

LA County Sheriff plans to revive highway drug team that stopped Latino drivers on I-5



L.A. County Sheriff plans to revive highway drug team that stopped Latino .... "Changing the name or changing the people involved is not going to be ...

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AUA 2019: African American Race is Not Associated with Reclassification During Active ...


AUA 2019: African American Race is Not Associated with Reclassification During Active Surveillance: Results from the Canary Prostate Cancer Active ...

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Black voters helped make Joe Biden the Democratic front-runner. Will they keep him there?


Since he formally entered the race, polls have confirmed what many observers long assumed: Joe Biden is the front-runner for the 2020 Democratic ...

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Joe Biden in Nevada: Trump using immigration 'to demonize people'


Joe Biden in Nevada: Trump using immigration 'to demonize people' ... visit as a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to heavily Latino Nevada, ...

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For Black Americans, Do Experiences of Racial Discrimination Vary by Education Level and Gender?


Dr. Vibe asks a group of Black male thought leaders if racial discrimination against Blacks varies based on education and gender. Dr. Vibe asks Dr.

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Report: Anti-Muslim groups funded by some mainstream philanthropies



The Center for Security Policy and ACT for America are identified as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center for promoting conspiratorial ...

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Episcopal Bishop Breaks Race, Gender Barriers


By Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell, The New Tri-State Defender. "Now, let me get this straight. You are a successful attorney, making a good salary, and you are ...

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A powerful voice for dreamers


"It puts a face on the issue and lets other people know who the people are who are being affected by this." ... Gonzalez joined the Governor's Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs and represents Lancaster County with the group.

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