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lunes, 1 de julio de 2019

Americans overestimate LGBT+ population in the US, survey finds

Americans overestimate LGBT+ population in the US, survey finds
The report added Gallup has “seen the percentage of self-identifying LGBT people grow among millennials, who are making up an increasing share of ...

Turkish police use rubber bullets, tear gas against LGBT groups

Turkish police use rubber bullets, tear gas against LGBT groups
Turkish police on Sunday used rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) ...

De Blasio says he'd restore benefits to discharged LGBT military vets

De Blasio says he'd restore benefits to discharged LGBT military vets
Mayor Bill de Blasio jumped on the bandwagon Sunday in announcing that if elected president, he would restore benefits to dishonorably discharged ...

New York parade celebrates LGBT rights

New York parade celebrates LGBT rights
Fifty years after riots touched off by a police raid on a New York gay bar, a massive colourful parade has filled Manhattan streets to celebrate LGBT ...

Backup plan launched 'to force people of faith to abandon beliefs'

Backup plan launched 'to force people of faith to abandon beliefs'
Democrats in Congress already have staged a massive campaign to promote their Equality Act, which would impose the LGBT agenda on churches ...

First Congregational Church celebrates LGBT Pride, one year of inclusion

First Congregational Church celebrates LGBT Pride, one year of inclusion
The altar of the First Congregational Church was adorned with the LGBT Pride Flag while co-pastor Sara Ofner-Seals donned a ...

The LGBTQ artists using music as resistance in Latin America

The LGBTQ artists using music as resistance in Latin America
Ecuador became the fifth Latin American country to legalise same-sex marriage this month, a major victory for the country's LGBT ...

Israel Folau unexpectedly defends LGBT activist's right to 'express her views'

Israel Folau unexpectedly defends LGBT activist's right to 'express her views'
Former Wallabies star Israel Folau has unexpectedly defended a gay rights activist. Kath and Kim star Magda Szubanski launched a fundraising ...

Government urged to draft LGBT laws

Government urged to draft LGBT laws
Government officials and members of the LGBT community met on Thursday to discuss the drafting or revision of laws and policies in order to facilitate ...

Putin says Elton John 'mistaken' over LGBT

Putin says Elton John 'mistaken' over LGBT
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Sir Elton John was "mistaken" about LGBT rights in Russia after the British rock star slammed Mr Putin's ...

Indian-origin Senator Kamala Harris racially targeted online


"Kamala Harris is 'not' an American-Black. She is half-Indian and half-Jamaican," the critic, who identified as African-American, tweeted on Thursday.

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Time for change in America


It is time that the American people wake up to the facts. This is our America today. Wealth inequality: The 1% is way richer and the bottom 50% is much ...

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Kamala Harris Thrives To Beat The Racial Issues Persisting In USA But How?


Sen. Kamala Harris, one of the two black presidential candidates, has created a historical moment during a debate with Jon Beiden on Thursday.

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New pop-up book shop on Tucson's south side features bilingual and Latinx titles


When Syrena Arevalo-Trujillo launched her pop-up book shop, she did it to connect people with the kinds of books she struggled to find growing up.

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What Fans Can Expect When 'One Day At A Time' Returns In 2020


"I think there has been a real starvation of representation in many communities of color, not just Latinx," Calderon Kellett says. "And it's important to not ...

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2020 Democrats Defend Harris Against Racist Smears Questioning Her Heritage


"This is the same type of racist attack [Don Jr.'s] father used to attack Barack Obama," Lily Adams, Harris' campaign communications director, told CNN ...

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50 years after Charleston hospital strike, racial disparities persist in wages, employment


Racial disparities also persist in the job market. While unemployment rates have recently reached historic lows in South Carolina, African Americans in ...

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Op Ed: Eviction is a root cause of racial discrimination


This escalates the racial disparities of eviction, especially since black women are more likely to be blacklisted. Furthermore, landlords can threaten ...

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