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miércoles, 26 de junio de 2019

Chronicling The LGBT Rights Movement Since The Stonewall Riots

Chronicling The LGBT Rights Movement Since The Stonewall Riots
Fifty years ago, a police raid on a New York City gay bar spiraled into two nights of violence. It's considered a galvanizing moment for the American ...

A Tough Weekend For Ukraine's Anti-LGBT “Excremists”

A Tough Weekend For Ukraine's Anti-LGBT “Excremists”
Sunday, the day of the annual KyivPride March of Equality, was a bit of a crappy day for many anti-LGBT extremists in Ukraine.

LGBT classes: we aren't getting back in the closet, MP says

LGBT classes: we aren't getting back in the closet, MP says
Former Labour minister Angela Eagle has insisted: “We aren't going to get back in the closet,” as she challenged those protesting against LGBT ...

Young Adults Growing More Conservative on LGBT Issues, Poll Finds

Young Adults Growing More Conservative on LGBT Issues, Poll Finds
Millennials often are considered the forerunner on changing attitudes about LGBT issues, but a new poll reveals they may be growing more traditional ...

5 Celebrities with LGBT Pride Tattoos

5 Celebrities with LGBT Pride Tattoos
In honor of Pride month, we're celebrating by taking a look at celebrities who're rocking LGBT-inspired ink. These stars express their connection to the ...

MP Angela Eagle's emotional plea for LGBT lessons: 'We won't go back in the closet'

MP Angela Eagle's emotional plea for LGBT lessons: 'We won't go back in the closet'
Labour MP Angela Eagle broke down in Parliament today as she defiantly told those protesting LGBT-inclusive lessons: “We aren't going to get back ...

Young Americans Are Increasingly 'Uncomfortable' With LGBTQ Community, GLAAD Study Shows

Young Americans Are Increasingly 'Uncomfortable' With LGBTQ Community, GLAAD Study Shows
These were: learning my child had a lesson on LGBT history in their school (a 9 percent rise in survey responders reporting they'd be “uncomfortable”) ...

Christian MPs join debate on LGBT lessons for primary schools

Christian MPs join debate on LGBT lessons for primary schools
A Christian MP has said the "enforced teaching" of LGBT relationships in schools against the will of a parent is "not acceptable in any way, shape or ...

SAGE offers resources for LGBT seniors

SAGE offers resources for LGBT seniors
When it comes to older members of the LGBT community, it's not always easy to know which assisted-living communities offer the most support and ...

Young Americans Are Increasingly 'Uncomfortable' With LGBTQ Community, GLAAD Study Shows

Young Americans Are Increasingly 'Uncomfortable' With LGBTQ Community, GLAAD Study Shows
These were: learning my child had a lesson on LGBT history in their school (a 9 percent rise in survey responders reporting they'd be “uncomfortable”) ...

Here's What the American Cancer Society Says About Racial Disparities


African Americans have the highest death rate and lowest survival rate of any racial or ethnic group for most forms of cancer, in addition to other ...

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Trump is wrong that soldiers' remains are still 'coming back' from North Korea


Trump falsely claimed again on Tuesday that North Korea continues to send the US the remains of American ...

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Youth and Race


In response, the schools held assemblies to educate on racial inclusion. But some students – especially African-American students – at those schools ...

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South LA gay teen turned community leader through Latino Equality Alliance after coming out


 Coming out of the closet is no easy task for many. For Latinx individuals, there are often additional cultural ...

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'Latinos For Trump' Tell Pence 'Build The Wall'


Pence was speaking at the first event in the "Latinos for Trump" campaign, ... Referring to the president as a "great champion of Latino and Hispanic ... rolling back red tape, giving the American people more freedom, more prosperity.

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Immigration Raids On Hold, Colorado Latino Festival Rescheduled For August


"We are people who like to stand up to these things and put our foot down and say, 'Hey, we're not afraid,'" Beteta said. "But the weather coupled with ...

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'This Is Reparations:' SF School Board Votes to Paint Over Controversial High School Mural


Daryl Thomas, then president of the Washington Afro-American club, called for "recognition of the great contributions of black people to the sciences ...

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Number of openly LGBTQ elected officials rose nearly 25 percent since 2018: report


The number of LGBTQ elected officials who identify as black, African American or Afro-Caribbean jumped more than 43 percent, from 30 to 43 people, ...

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