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martes, 4 de junio de 2019

Second-ever LGBT State of the Union champions progress, considers new controversies

Second-ever LGBT State of the Union champions progress, considers new controversies
The LGBT community in Philadelphia on Monday night heard about new programs, lingering controversies and continuing efforts to protect their rights ...

Al-Jazeera marks LGBT Pride Month in English

Al-Jazeera marks LGBT Pride Month in English
Qatar bans gay rights but Al-Jazeera's AJ+ recently marked LGBT Pride Month of June with a tweet about speaking to the cast of “Queer Eye” about ...

Budweiser goes all in on social justice in new LGBT flag campaign

Budweiser goes all in on social justice in new LGBT flag campaign
Budweiser has launched a super inclusive new ad campaign, targeted at the LGBTQIA+ community, to be unveiled at London Pride festivities in July.

Google Doodle : Celebrating Pride Month with 50 years of LGBT history

Google Doodle : Celebrating Pride Month with 50 years of LGBT history
Ranging from solemn to carnivalesque, Pride events are typically held during LGBT Pride Month or some other period that commemorates a turning ...

For LGBT boomers, a growing concern about elder care

For LGBT boomers, a growing concern about elder care
Two years ago, nursing professor Kim Acquaviva asked a group of home-care nurses whether they thought she was going to hell for being a lesbian.

Homophobic mommy blogger apologizes to LGBT youth leader

Homophobic mommy blogger apologizes to LGBT youth leader
Marijke Rancie, who campaigned against marriage equality in Australia, previously declared 'I'm not backing down'. Homophobic mommy blogger ...

Rethinking how we talk about racial integration in college football


When we tend to think about racial integration in college football, our focus tends to drift to the Southwest Conference and the Southeastern ...

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Pennsylvania Adult Parole and Probation Dept. Bosses Say “As long as there are African ...


Bosses Say "As long as there are African Americans, Job Security is ... in America and fueling further inequality by allowing unfit and racist persons to ...

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Haitian American Artist, Yanatha Desouvre Records Duet with Late Uncle


Coulanges died of HIV/AIDS at the tender age of 28 on April 30, 1989 only two ... Desouvre is using Coulanges's music to raise awareness about HIV, ...

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Affordable Care Act Reduces Racial Disparities in Cancer Treatment: Report


According to new research, the law has been linked to a reduction in racial disparities in the care of cancer patients and to earlier diagnoses and ...

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Charlize Theron to Receive American Cinematheque Award


... Theron Africa Outreach Project, which works to help keep African youth safe from HIV through support of community-engaged organizations.

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As Virginia Beach proved, Republicans don't care about American lives


When the shooter is not Muslim, we label it a mental health issue. I know that nearly all mass shootings are a result of toxic masculinity and limitless ...

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Mass. town apologizes to former firefighter almost 10 years after racial incident


Brookline town officials issued a formal apology to a former Brookeline firefighter who was eventually fired after coming forward to report a racial ...

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2020 Census Could Lead To Worst Undercount Of Black, Latinx People In 30 Years


Based on the Urban Institute's analysis, the 2020 census could lead to the worst undercount of black and Latinx people in the U.S. since 1990.

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