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martes, 14 de mayo de 2019

Pete Buttigieg thanks LGBTQ activists who fought for equality in emotional speech

Pete Buttigieg thanks LGBTQ activists who fought for equality in emotional speech
Presidential hopeful Mayor Pete Buttigieg has thanked those who fought for LGBTQ equality in an emotional speech at a Human Rights Campaign ...

Trump Opposes Equality Act, Protections for LGBTQ People

Trump Opposes Equality Act, Protections for LGBTQ People
“By opposing this common-sense civil rights legislation, Trump is ensuring that LGBTQ people remain at risk of being fired or denied housing ...

The Methodist Church struggles with homosexuality

The Methodist Church struggles with homosexuality
divided Methodist Church as it wages an intradenominational battle over whether to change its rules to allow same-sex weddings and LGBTQ clergy ...

California schools haven't fully embraced laws protecting LGBTQ kids, study shows

California schools haven't fully embraced laws protecting LGBTQ kids, study shows
Advocates and legislators have heightened their focus on policies that are more inclusive of LGBTQ students as research generally shows that these ...

Christian Spaces for LGBTQ-identifying students exist despite oppression

Christian Spaces for LGBTQ-identifying students exist despite oppression
The plan bans same-sex weddings and LGBTQ people from clergy positions. However, about 60 percent of the delegates from the United States voted ...

Teaching Kids About LGBTQ People Is Not Sex Education, It's Equality

Teaching Kids About LGBTQ People Is Not Sex Education, It's Equality
GLSEN's most recent National School Climate Survey shows that LGBTQ students who attend schools with curriculum that is inclusive of LGBTQ ...

5 Biblically Loving Ways Christians Can Respond to the LGBTQ Movement

5 Biblically Loving Ways Christians Can Respond to the LGBTQ Movement
In a previous post I discussed the false dichotomy that the world presents the church concerning this very contentious issue. So, how can Christians ...

'Dating apps beneficial for LGBTQ community in India'

'Dating apps beneficial for LGBTQ community in India'
Accepting that the stigma around their community has drastically lessened in the last five years, 73 per cent of the LGBTQ adults ...

Philly's work to reform cash bail should inspire the nation | Bernie Sanders

Philly's work to reform cash bail should inspire the nation | Bernie Sanders
Add to that a racial wealth gap that leaves African American and Latino communities with higher rates of poverty, and “tough on crime” policies that ...

Can Latin America Jump-start Our Clean Energy Future?

Can Latin America Jump-start Our Clean Energy Future?
Senior year for David Gonzalez has been a pins-and-needles witnessing of his native Venezuela's slow burn amid political and economic turmoil.

Hundreds of AISD Latino students recognized for their achievements


Hundreds of AISD Latino students recognized for their achievements ... The district's officials held the ceremony to honor Latino students excelling in ... community and our people in terms of their identity and their achievement in the ...

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Brianna McCarthy's Artwork Illustrates the Beautiful Complexity of Black Identity


African-American beauty had only been represented by figures like Beyoncé and Rihanna at the time, but highlights the dangers of promoting an ...

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Robert Francis O'Rourke: Take Money From White People And Give It To Black People



... Beto O'Rourke this week revealed a plan to address racial income inequality: redistribute wealth from white, rich Americans to poor black Americans ...

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Philly's work to reform cash bail should inspire the nation | Bernie Sanders



Add to that a racial wealth gap that leaves African American and Latino communities with higher rates of poverty, and "tough on crime" policies that ...

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The Intersection of Race and Blood



I knew the history of race and blood was an ugly one. ... During World War II, African-American blood was labeled N for Negro (and some centers ...

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Black beauty queens with natural curls authentic, says Christine Emba


Black hair is a particular flashpoint. In its natural — and naturally distinctive — state, kinky, curled hair is an indelible marker of race. So are the styles ...

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