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lunes, 24 de junio de 2019

Montana Flag Replaced by LGBT Flag at Capitol

Montana Flag Replaced by LGBT Flag at Capitol
The Speaker of the Montana House of Representatives says the Montana state flag has been removed from outside the capitol building, and replaced ...

GOP's Aspiring LGBTQ Candidates Can Point to the Power of Association

GOP's Aspiring LGBTQ Candidates Can Point to the Power of Association
As Americans mark June's LGBT Pride Month, there's a conspicuous absence at the seat of power in Washington: An openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, ...

After tipping point of Stonewall, AIDS forged a new kind of LGBT activism

After tipping point of Stonewall, AIDS forged a new kind of LGBT activism
The real test of Stonewall came 12 years after the celebrated protests, with a setback so profound it threatened to wipe out, not just the gains of the gay ...

Israel Folau: Rugby star's fundraiser shut down over anti-gay views

Israel Folau: Rugby star's fundraiser shut down over anti-gay views
A controversial fundraising page set up by sacked Australian rugby player Israel Folau has been shut down for promoting the exclusion of LGBT ...

It's time for New Haven to elect an LGBT politician

It's time for New Haven to elect an LGBT politician
LGBT individuals compromise nearly 4.5 percent of the American population (16,425,000 people), but disproportionately make up 16 percent of hate ...

Nasdaq to Host Second Annual LGBT Leadership Conference

Nasdaq to Host Second Annual LGBT Leadership Conference
Nasdaq will host its Second Annual LGBT Leadership conference in celebration of Pride Month. The full day program will feature discussions ...

Anti-LGBT Protester Tries, Fails to Tear Banner at Ukraine's Biggest Ever Pride Parade

Anti-LGBT Protester Tries, Fails to Tear Banner at Ukraine's Biggest Ever Pride Parade
As thousands of people marched through the streets of the Ukrainian capital Kiev in support of Pride month on Sunday, the few hundred anti-LGBT ...

Supreme Court hopeful in the Philippines slams LGBT people

Supreme Court hopeful in the Philippines slams LGBT people
A leading law professor who is hoping for an associate justice post in the Supreme Court of the Philippines spoke out against LGBT people at his ...

The Decline of Black Education


I bet you can easily guess what they will do to "improve" the racial mix of students (a.k.a., diversity). If you guessed they would propose eliminating the ...

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Don't call me an actress. In fact, let's get rid of that category altogether


It wasn't long ago that there was no place on television for a gender-bending Latinx person like myself. Sure, there were a few white characters whose ...

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To realize precision medicine, genetic studies need diversity


One example of the findings: A genetic mutation linked to blood sugar levels occurs in 1 percent of Hispanic/Latino people and in about 6 percent of ...

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San Diego Art Institute's 'Forging Territories' Exhibit Highlights Afro and Latinx LGBTQ Art


The San Diego Art Institute will open a groundbreaking exhibit Saturday that explores contemporary work by marginalized African American and ...

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Black residents of South Bend unload on Mayor Pete Buttigieg


But now the shooting has highlighted the racial tension right on Buttigieg's home turf, revealing for a national audience the pain and resentment that ...

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San Francisco Deploys AI to Cut Racial Bias in Prosecutions


San Francisco Deploys A.I. to Cut Racial Bias in Prosecutions ... using an artificial intelligence tool in an effort to reduce racial bias in prosecutions.

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More African migrants are trying to enter the US through the Mexican border



With few exceptions, the migrants are overwhelmingly from Latin American countries. ... Most of them report fleeing extreme poverty and violence.

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What Would Change With Test-Only Admissions?


He added that the data raise questions about a stereotypical view of affirmative action -- namely that many black and Latinx students with low test ...

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