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miércoles, 22 de mayo de 2019

LGBT Anthem: Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way'

LGBT Anthem: Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way'
Lady Gaga has called her 2011 song her “freedom song.” It's defiant and proud. And it has become an American anthem for the LGBT community.

Study confirms, LGBT harassment has been widespread at workplaces

Study confirms, LGBT harassment has been widespread at workplaces
Of the 1151 LGBT people that TUC surveyed, 68% experienced harassment and 42% say their colleagues made unwanted comments about their sex ...

There shouldn't be any gays or deviations': Polish towns go LGBT free

There shouldn't be any gays or deviations': Polish towns go LGBT free
It is very good that the local government has passed it and that they will fight the ideology. There shouldn't be any gays or other deviations, everything ...

Chick-fil-A' bill reignites LGBT opposition in Texas

Chick-fil-A' bill reignites LGBT opposition in Texas
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he will sign legislation that Republicans say is a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious ...

Drag queens called in by school to address bullying of LGBT kids

Drag queens called in by school to address bullying of LGBT kids
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students in a school in North Carolina, United States were getting bullied, so teachers called in their local drag ...

Negative ads hit Poland's LGBT community

Negative ads hit Poland's LGBT community
Local councils in some parts of rural Poland have passed regulations to reject what they view as the spread of 'LGBT ideology' in homes, schools and ...

Hong Kong model in Cathay Pacific LGBT ad thanks public for support

Hong Kong model in Cathay Pacific LGBT ad thanks public for support
Big companies appear to have underestimated Hongkongers' openness to sexual orientation, according to one of the models in Cathay Pacific's ...

Gambit, Alabama's Anti-LGBT "Arthur" Ban & Ben Carson's "Oreo"

Gambit, Alabama's Anti-LGBT "Arthur" Ban & Ben Carson's "Oreo"
The U.S.-China trade war sparks a "Game of Thrones" blackout, Alabama's PBS bans an "Arthur" episode depicting gay marriage, and Ben Carson ...

Mississippi Store Owner Admits to Yelling Racial Slur at Customers


The owner of Hometown Furniture says he is justified in using a racial slur toward black customers, but others say this isn`t the first time he`s made ...

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Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48
Wainaina also helped to create tolerance for the LGBT community by coming out publicly as gay in Kenya, a country where laws still criminalize ...

African Americans in VA system demonstrate better multiple myeloma outcomes than Caucasians



African American patients with multiple myeloma demonstrated superior OS compared with Caucasian patients in a ... "Recent studies have found significant and increasing racial disparities in OS since the introduction of high-dose ...

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The Disturbing Resilience of Scientific Racism


Scientists, including those who study race, like to see themselves as objectively exploring the world, above the political fray. But such views of ...

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Racial disparity is in decline, according to Columbia's 2018 traffic stop data



Jones created a Vehicle Stops Working Group this year, a committee that addresses the context of racial disparity numbers, rather than the numbers ...

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Russian documents reveal desire to sow racial discord — and violence — in the US


Russians who were linked to interference in the 2016 U.S. election discussed ambitious plans to stoke unrest and even violence inside ...

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Rivera set to be York's first gay, Latino councilman after primary win


Rivera set to be York's first gay, Latino councilman after primary win ... "The people have spoken, not three city councilmen – the people," Rivera said.

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Kansas Buffalo Wild Wings managers said it's OK to refuse black customers: lawsuit


In addition to witnessing management's derogatory comments about African American customers, Lovelace was consistently subjected to racial ...

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'Yes ma'am, I used the N-word': Mississippi store owner admits on camera to racial slur


A Mississippi business owner was unapologetic after admitting he used a racial slur during an incident at his furniture store.

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'Taina' Star Christina Vidal Is Starring in ABC's New Latino Family Sitcom 'United We Fall'


The show "follows the trials and tribulations" they face as parents raising two kids. Jo has a large Latinx Catholic family, who like many Latino families, ...

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“Nearly 70% Indian Women Musicians Have #MeToo Stories”


Indian-American singer-songwriter Amanda Sodhi held the survey with ... Around 16.98% of women were afraid of losing out on work opportunities ...

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