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lunes, 27 de mayo de 2019

Trump and Bolton are a Terrifying and Dangerous Combination

Trump and Bolton are a Terrifying and Dangerous Combination
And yes, I acknowledge all the privilege that goes into that statement–the fact that immigrants, women, people of color, LGBT people and such have ...

Lakewood United Methodist Church welcomes LGBT Community with unique artwork

Lakewood United Methodist Church welcomes LGBTCommunity with unique artwork
If you take a look at the front lawn of Lakewood United Methodist Church, the message is clear - “God's doors are open to ...

Tennessee mothers discuss raising LGBT kids in a state set to 'legalize hate'

Tennessee mothers discuss raising LGBT kids in a state set to 'legalize hate'
The Clarksville mayor is LGBT friendly,” she informs her audience of three. Eyes light up around the table. Everyone leans in over their salads.

Taiwan's same-sex marriage law should encourage rights reform across Asia

Taiwan's same-sex marriage law should encourage rights reform across Asia
The 2018 decision by India's Supreme Court that criminalizing consensual same-sex conduct is unconstitutional was a major victory for LGBT people's ...

Administration moves to revoke transgender health protection

Administration moves to revoke transgender health protection
 some places LGBT people are protected by state laws, said Lambda Legal attorney Gonzalez-Pagan, “but what do you say to people living in a ...

Renewed attacks on gay Chechens and their rescuers

Renewed attacks on gay Chechens and their rescuers
The Russian LGBT Network describes the attacks on volunteers and staff who are trying to protect the lives of gay Chechens, while Human ...

Lesbian Tied to a Tree and Beaten in India for 'Besmirching' Her Village

Lesbian Tied to a Tree and Beaten in India for 'Besmirching' Her Village
LGBT rights still present a dilemma in Indian society. ... Campaigners said decriminalization in the courts was just the beginning of LGBT equality and ...

Is Christchurch more racist than other New Zealand cities?


Māori bore the brunt of colonial racism in New Zealand. When forced selling and confiscation of impacted Māori populations, Member of Parliament ...

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Teachers allegedly told to favor black students in 'racial equity' training


A consultant hired by the city Department of Education told administrators at a workshop that "racial equity" means favoring black children regardless ...

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Starz celebrates 'VIDA' and Latinx culture in LA


"Vida" boasts a completely Latinx and brown crew but the comedy's undeniable charm and universal themes are easily and hilariously relatable to all.

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Racism: Is There Anything It Can't Do?


The relationship between racial attitudes and public opinion about climate change is examined. Public opinion data from Pew and American National ...

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Trump Stands With North Korean Dictator Over Americans


On the Saturday before Memorial Day, Trump, in one tweet, expressed "confidence" in the brutal dictator of North Korea ...

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Understanding China a must, says Argentine youth institution leader

Understanding China a must, says Argentine youth institution ... BUENOS AIRES, May 25 (Xinhua) -- To better understand China and help ... "help fight poverty," which he considers as one of "the worst ills in Latin America.

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Is DNA testing misleading?


Being of Afro-American descent from the USA, I felt very frustrated in researching my maternal ancestors. My mother was born in Mississippi, USA.

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The world is sadder, angrier and more fearful than ever, major study finds

  

... with almost six million of its 15 million citizens living in extreme poverty. ... People in Latin America "may not always rate their lives the best...but they ...

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