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martes, 25 de junio de 2019

LGBT prisoners at Buchenwald remembered at Nazi camp site

LGBT prisoners at Buchenwald remembered at Nazi camp site
A ceremony has been held at the former site of Germany's Buchenwald concentration camp to remember people imprisoned there ...

Millennials are becoming less accepting of LGBTQ people

Millennials are becoming less accepting of LGBTQ people
A new survey from GLAAD suggests that young, non-LGBT Americans are now less comfortable around LGBT people compared to recent years.

New party head supports abortion, marijuana, LGBT rights

New party head supports abortion, marijuana, LGBT rights
On gender equality, Edwards said it would be a huge win if the right legislative changes are made to support the rights of LGBT people in TT.

Huge crowds for LGBT pride parade in Brazil's biggest city

Huge crowds for LGBT pride parade in Brazil's biggest city
Hundreds of thousands of people filled a main Sao Paulo thoroughfare for one of the world's largest LGBT pride parades _ the first since the election ...

Opposition party in Japan pledges to protect LGBT rights

Opposition party in Japan pledges to protect LGBT rights
The Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan said it would implement anti-discrimination legislation and legalize same-sex marriage if it wins ...

'Cowboys can be gay too': visiting the bars where LGBT Americans can live their truth

'Cowboys can be gay too': visiting the bars where LGBT Americans can live their truth
Fifty years after Stonewall, and with Trump trying to roll back LGBTQ rights, Dominic Rushe visits three gay bars in different states – and finds them as ...

Fewer Millennials Accepting of LGBTQ People, Study Finds

Fewer Millennials Accepting of LGBTQ People, Study Finds
Young people are often assumed to be progressive, especially when it comes to gay rights. But a new study reveals that acceptance of the LGBTQ ...

Huge crowds for LGBT pride parade in Brazil's biggest city

Huge crowds for LGBT pride parade in Brazil's biggest city
Hundreds of thousands of people filled a main São Paulo thoroughfare for one of the world's largest LGBT pride parades — the first ...

Biden takes swings at Trump's immigration strategy in Florida op-ed ahead of first Democratic ...


In the piece, the Democratic presidential candidate writes that the President "is only interested in using his policies to assault the dignity of the Latinx ...

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Guggenheim's Latest Exhibit Centers Afro-Latinx Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat's 'Defacement'


Thirty years after the death of Jean-Michel Basquiat, the Brooklyn-born artist's most personal work is being exhibited at The Guggenheim Museum on ...

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Study ties poor sleep to reduced memory performance in older adults


The study also found unexpected racial differences in the type of sleep patterns tied to lower memory performance across both younger and older ...

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Is US immigration policy environment associated with mental health outcomes for US-born teens of ...


Nearly half of the Latinx adolescents were worried at least sometimes about the personal consequences of U.S. immigration policy, family separation ...

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University of Idaho law professor sues school for racial and gender discrimination


A black female law professor alleging race and gender discrimination in employment and education has filed a federal lawsuit against the University of ...

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Buttigieg: Racial inequity 'may be the thing that unravels the American project'


"I really believe that if we don't conquer racial inequity in my lifetime, it may be the thing that unravels the American project in my lifetime," Buttigieg told ...

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Central American children of immigrants are anxious and sleepless over fears the Trump ...


Researchers at Berkeley started tracking the health of nearly 400 14-year-olds who were born in the US to one or more Latinx immigrant parents in ...

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Deportation worries fuel anxiety, poor sleep, among US-born Latinx youth


The research drew upon mental and physical health data of 397 Latinx youth that was gathered by the Center for the Health Assessment of Mothers ...

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