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jueves, 16 de mayo de 2019

Dem facing primary challenge says he'll vote for LGBT equality bill

Dem facing primary challenge says he'll vote for LGBT equality bill
All Americans deserve equal treatment under the law and should have these rights protected, including individuals in the LGBT community," Lipinski ...

Endgame Director Confirms An Important Gay Character's Coming To The MCU Soon

Endgame Director Confirms An Important Gay Character's Coming To The MCU Soon
We've heard that Marvel's looking for a gay actor of Asian descent to play the franchise's first LGBT lead character, and while Russo's cameo was a ...

Fewer rainbows, less social media for China's LGBT community

Fewer rainbows, less social media for China's LGBT community
China's LGBT community has had a tough year: Censors have shut down social media forums, news media have curbed coverage of gay issues, and ...

Australia's oldest LGBT publication goes into administration

Australia's oldest LGBT publication goes into administration
Australia's largest and oldest LGBTI publication, the Star Observer, has gone into administration and is looking for a buyer. The board of directors ...

Republicans in tough races embrace LGBT issues despite backlash risk

Republicans in tough races embrace LGBT issues despite backlash risk
A collection of Republicans in Congress are embracing equal rights for the LGBT community, ignoring grumbling from social conservatives and the ...

Things are quite tense': Taiwan on edge as same-sex marriage vote looms

Things are quite tense': Taiwan on edge as same-sex marriage vote looms
Opponents of LGBT rights in Taiwan, many of them conservative Christians, have been emboldened by last November's referendum, in which ...

Moral panic' over gender identity film sparks backlash in Indonesia

Moral panic' over gender identity film sparks backlash in Indonesia
Director gets death threats as 93,000 sign petition to have 'LGBT film' Memories of My Body banned lest young 'imitate behaviour'.

New York City Gets Ready for the Battle of the LGBT Pride Marches

New York City Gets Ready for the Battle of the LGBT Pride Marches
Do two LGBT Pride marches in New York City taking place on the same day next month show the failure of Pride to accommodate everyone, or the ...

Misogyny, violence, racism, classism: the toxic forces behind our shameful poverty rates


More than three million people in Australia, including 739,000 children, live ... The people affected include single-parent families, Aboriginal and Torres Strait .... We also see racism in Australia today reflected in migrant poverty.

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Concerns of undercount linger in 2020 Census


Similarly, about 33% of Latinx residents and nearly 20% of children under age five live in Hard to Count areas. Together, these residents account for ...

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The Racial Wealth Gap in Readers' Eyes


Readers' responses to these articles taught me a lot about where Americans stand on race and economic inequality, and revealed the persistence of ...

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Why Latinx People Need Better Mental Health Support


In this op-ed, Christian Becerra explains why Latinx young people need better mental health education and support. I was a freshman in high school ...

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Student-directed film considers awkward aspects of college sex life


One of the only criteria during casting was that the character Yesenia be Hispanic, as she said the Latinx community continues to be underrepresented ...

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Beto O'Rourke on The View tackles race, class, inequality and 'privilege'


Former Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke during an appearance on The View spoke about the position of white male privilege, acknowledging that ...

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Food Is Political: How Food Apartheid Is Deeply Impacting Black Communities


In the South Dallas neighborhood of Red Bird, whose population is predominantly African American and Latinx, the local Walmart has been an anchor ...

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When American Capitalism Meant Equality


How did they come to accept extreme inequality as an innate part of their ... American capitalism used to mean economic equality and security. When I ...

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