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domingo, 16 de junio de 2019

Brazilian president says decision to criminalise homophobia 'completely wrong'

Brazilian president says decision to criminalise homophobia 'completely wrong'
The decision from the Supreme Court on Thursday was viewed by members of the LGBT community as historic in a country that has one of the highest ...

Tennessee Pastor Who Is Also a Detective Calls for LGBT People to Be Executed

Tennessee Pastor Who Is Also a Detective Calls for LGBT People to Be Executed
A Tennessee pastor who is also a detective said in a sermon this month that people who were lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender were “freaks” and ...

Supporters and opponents of the LGBT community at the same time came to the rally in Tbilisi ...

Supporters and opponents of the LGBT community at the same time came to the rally in Tbilisi ...
Employees of the interior Ministry of Georgia detained on Friday, four members of the street protest rally against in defense of the rights of sexual ...

Taylor Swift Gives Surprise Performance at Stonewall Inn

Taylor Swift Gives Surprise Performance at Stonewall Inn
Pop star Taylor Swift gave a surprise performance at Stonewall Inn on Friday night, just after the release of her pro-LGBT song “You Need to Calm ...

Former Democrat turned conservative gay rights activist slams Pride, sues LGBT Center

Former Democrat turned conservative gay rights activist slams Pride, sues LGBT Center
According to a complaint filed Friday in Manhattan Supreme Court and exclusively obtained by The Post, the LGBT Center in Greenwich Village ...

Sandra Bernhard on Stonewall 50: 'The Gay Community Should Help Lift All Other Marginalized ...

Sandra Bernhard on Stonewall 50: 'The Gay Community Should Help Lift All Other Marginalized ...
How far have LGBT people come since 1969? The gay community is unrecognizable from where it came from at that time. Perhaps more than any ...

Argentina and UK take on co-chair of Equal Rights Coalition

Argentina and UK take on co-chair of Equal Rights Coalition
The United Kingdom and Argentina announced on Friday they had taken the co-chair of the Equal Rights Coalition to protect the human rights of LGBT ...

We are a welcoming city across the board': Thousands celebrate Boise Pride Festival

We are a welcoming city across the board': Thousands celebrate Boise Pride Festival
There's a lot of individuals that I think forget, in their daily lives, that you may know someone who is an LGBT individual or have a family member or a ...

On tariffs and Latino immigration


The truth is that the money jingle one might hear as money goes into the U.S. Treasury are American dollars paid by hard-working people in this ...

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2020 Candidates Mark Third Anniversary of Pulse Nightclub Shooting


"Pulse wasn't an attack on just one community – it was an attack on LGBTQ Americans, Latinx Americans, and Black Americans," Buttigieg wrote, ...

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Warren asks financial regulators for information about discrimination in algorithms


For example, Warren noted, the analysis found that both face-to-face and FinTech lenders charge African-American and Latinx borrowers six to nine ...

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Race Matters to the Health of African American Men


The recent death of John Singleton, the first and youngest African American to be nominated for an Oscar for Best Director, sent shock waves ...

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Butler baseball coach won't return as investigation into allegations of racial slurs from players ...


This development comes while JCPS is investigating a complaint from one of the players' families alleging his teammates had used racial slurs ...

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Here Are 20 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About "Pose"


Pose is the first scripted series to center trans and queer black and Latino people and their experiences in the storyline, and place them in the writer's ...

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'This is no joke': Mississippi drive-thru employee fired after printing racial slur on customer's receipt


... a Mississippi restaurant was fired on Monday and is no longer allowed on the business's property after printing a racial slur on an African American ...

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San Francisco to harness AI to reduce racial bias when charging people with crimes


San Francisco prosecutors will use artificial intelligence to reduce racial bias in the courts, becoming the first city to conduct this type of experiment.

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