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miércoles, 5 de junio de 2019

Be glad of Duterte's remarks on his sexuality

Be glad of Duterte's remarks on his sexuality
The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community should be “glad” about President Duterte's remarks that he had ...

Over 13500 support bishop calling on Catholics to 'not support or attend' LGBTQ events

Over 13500 support bishop calling on Catholics to 'not support or attend' LGBTQ events
Scott Schittl, LifePetitions' campaign manager, said there is great interest in the petition thanking Bishop Tobin for his pastoral stand against the LGBT ...

K-Pop Star Sunmi Goes Viral With One Quick LGBT Statement During Pride Month

K-Pop Star Sunmi Goes Viral With One Quick LGBT Statement During Pride Month
When talking about different sides of herself, Sunmi said she had many sides, like “dorky… and LGBT.” In videos posted on Twitter (see below) you ...

Stonewall 50: The Epic Fight to Change Anti-LGBT Laws Is Vital for Equality—and Dignity

Stonewall 50: The Epic Fight to Change Anti-LGBT Laws Is Vital for Equality—and Dignity
On June 28, 1969, sodomy was illegal in New York. So was “lewd conduct,” the broad offense that, like a dragnet, caught thousands of gay men and ...

7 must-visit LGBT destinations in Tel Aviv

7 must-visit LGBT destinations in Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv is undoubtedly the Middle East's LGBT capital. An oasis of acceptance and open-mindedness, it's home to many members of Israel's lesbian, ...

Melissa Etheridge: 'You Don't Get to Put LGBT People Back in the Shadows. We Will Never Go ...

Melissa Etheridge: 'You Don't Get to Put LGBT People Back in the Shadows. We Will Never Go ...
In this special series, LGBT celebrities and public figures talk to Tim Teeman about the Stonewall Riots and their legacy—see more here. Melissa ...

The surprisingly true comparison between infant mortality in Ohio and Iran


Ryan, who is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, came up with a surprising way to illustrate racial inequality in the United States.

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Hispanic homebuyers are the future of the US housing market


The number of Hispanic people in Gwinnett who owned homes grew 17 percent between 2012 and 2017, according to Curbed analysis of Home ...

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Study Finds Most LGBTQ Services Located in White, Wealthy Neighborhoods


In Chicago, black and Latinx residents are three times more likely than white and Asian residents to live in communities that are at least 3 miles away ...

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27 Afro-Latinx Rappers You Need to Know Now


In an effort to highlight Latinx contributions to hip hop, and showcase excellence that people might not know is ours, we rounded 30 Afro-Latinx you ...

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Texas teacher who tweeted Trump her school was 'taken over' by 'illegal students from Mexico' may ...


The Latinx student population in the Fort Worth Independent School District where she worked is roughly 63%, and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram says ...

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New Drilling and Fracking in California Will Hurt Latino Communities


"I've seen a lot of people with the same symptoms in low-income communities located near oil and gas developments. And I think it's pretty clear we're ...

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Brockton-based White's Bakery sued for racial discrimination

 In the four months Arthur Haynes worked at White's Bakery last year, his colleagues and supervisors used numerous racist slurs and ...

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Educator gets real about race


A mother's addiction, a family's compensating love, a burning desire to graduate from Howard University, and frustrations over racial ignorance among ...

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10 Very Different Countries. 10 Very Different Rules For LGBTQ+ Individuals

10 Very Different Countries. 10 Very Different Rules For LGBTQ+ Individuals
On May 24, 2019, same-sex couples in Taiwan registered their unions as the country's historic new law legally recognising same-sex marriages went ...

17 Pictures That Changed The Course Of LGBT History

17 Pictures That Changed The Course Of LGBT History
In the 1960s and '70s, amid a climate of political upheaval and civil rights activism, LGBT communities across the US were uniting for visibility and ...