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miércoles, 15 de mayo de 2019

Cleve Jones 'dismayed' by arrests at LGBTI march in Havana

Cleve Jones 'dismayed' by arrests at LGBTI march in Havana
Cleve Jones on Tuesday said he is “dismayed” by the arrest of several people during an unsanctioned LGBTI march that took place in Havana over ...

M'sia must not bow to international pressure on LGBT issues, says Anwar

M'sia must not bow to international pressure on LGBT issues, says Anwar
Malaysia must not bow down to international pressure over lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues, says PKR president Datuk ...

Why Arthur creator Marc Brown enjoyed 'blowing up Twitter' with gay wedding

Why Arthur creator Marc Brown enjoyed 'blowing up Twitter' with gay wedding
Both the inclusion of an LGBT character as well as the kids' "no big deal" reaction within the episode, titled "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone," ...

Clooney under fire after LGBT 'warning shots' to M'sia, Indonesia

Clooney under fire after LGBT 'warning shots' to M'sia, Indonesia
Oscar-winning actor George Clooney (pix) was criticised by LGBT+ activists on Tuesday after he called for a boycott of luxury hotels ...

Trump Administration to LGBT Couples: Your 'Out of Wedlock' Kids Aren't Citizens

Trump Administration to LGBT Couples: Your 'Out of Wedlock' Kids Aren't Citizens
That policy, Kessem's fathers told The Daily Beast, poses a unique threat to LGBT families, and could change the decades-old legal understanding of ...

Some Methodist churches withholding dues over LGBT ban

Some Methodist churches withholding dues over LGBT ban
Some central Ohio United Methodist churches are putting their money — and their words and actions — into play to express their dissatisfaction with a ...

Thai LGBT politicians forces parliament to rethink dress code

Thai LGBT politicians forces parliament to rethink dress code
In a big push towards greater LGBT rights in Thailand, the country's four newly elected LGBT members have prompted the house to rethink its dress ...

Anti-miscegenation activist calls out Likud MK over daughter dating Arab Israeli

Anti-miscegenation activist calls out Likud MK over daughter dating ArabIsraeli
In open letter to Gideon Sa'ar, Lehava chairman Bentzi Gopstein says he's motivated not by racism but rather by the continued existence of the Jewish ...

How to make a better case for capitalism in America


American Enterprise Institute President Arthur Brooks said young Americans ... that people are taking more notice of opportunity inequality in America.

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History of African-Americans in the US military


Black soldiers have served in the U.S. military since its inception, well ... black members of the armed services continue to face racial discrimination.

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Marx was right. Social class explains American politics.


As income inequality in the US has returned to the peak levels of the Gilded Age (and still rising), our class structure has returned – we can turn to ...

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Alienated Americans: why some places thrive while others collapse


Globalization, deindustrialization, income inequality and stagnation, racism ... posits this thesis: "Alienation is the disease of working-class America.

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She Thought the Bible Made a White Man's Ideas More Valid


In a White supremacist society, it is not uncommon to ignore racial ... The person, an African-American woman, attempted to convince me that author's ...

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The neighborhood is mostly black. The homebuyers are mostly white.



In the African-American neighborhoods near downtown Raleigh, the ... In America, racial diversity has much more often come to white ...

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'Vida' Trio On Telling Latinx Stories That Resonate With Everyone – The Contenders Emmys Video


There aren't many Latinx-fronted series on television, but Starz's Vida is here to pave the way for more shows of the same ilk. Although the series set in ...

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Jesse Lee Peterson Urging Amara La Negra to Stop Identifying as Afro-Latina Touches on a Major ...


Secondly, he also touched on something political as well, the realities of what happens when an Afro-Latinx chooses to identify themselves as Black.

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