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lunes, 15 de julio de 2019

It was a lament": Anglicans in NS react to church decision on same-sex marriage

It was a lament": Anglicans in NS react to church decision on same-sex marriage
The decision falls at the same time as LGBT communities in many parts of Nova Scotia are marking Pride celebrations. Parishioners at some churches ...

LGBT people more likely than counterparts to report memory problems, survey finds

LGBT people more likely than counterparts to report memory problems, survey finds
This idea that LGBT people might have more … subjective cognitive impairment is a very interesting one,” said Yaakov Stern, a professor of ...

LGBT people are more likely to develop dementia

LGBT people are more likely to develop dementia
Tim R. Johnston, a director at LGBT seniors advocacy group SAGE, said the study showed the 'unique challenges' faced by older LGBTI people.

Now People Are Speculating If Will Byers On 'Stranger Things' Will Come Out Gay

Now People Are Speculating If Will Byers On 'Stranger Things' Will Come Out Gay
The hit Netflix show has not actually faced much criticism from the LGBT community in the past for not including more characters of different sexual ...

Stonewall announces top global employers for 2019

Stonewall announces top global employers for 2019
As part of its work to push LGBT equality forward internationally, Stonewall works with organisations across the world to help them make their ...

Netanyahu's far-right ally Rafi Peretz backs 'conversion' for young gay people

Netanyahu's far-right ally Rafi Peretz backs 'conversion' for young gay people
Rabbi Peretz's remarks led to a backlash from opposition parties and LGBT groups, which called for his resignation. The justice minister, Amir Ohana, ...

Puerto Rico governor under pressure to resign over homophobic, misogynistic comments

Puerto Rico governor under pressure to resign over homophobic, misogynistic comments
The chat also contain derogatory comments against San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, a vocal champion of LGBT rights who is running for governor ...

Ministers too slow to react to LGBT lessons row, says adviser

Ministers too slow to react to LGBT lessons row, says adviser
Headteachers dealing with protests over LGBT lessons should have been given more support, the government's chief adviser on countering ...

Trump Fans the Flames of a Racial Fire


"The president has moved beyond invoking the obvious racial slanders of 50 years ago — clichés like black neighborhoods 'on fire' — and is now ...

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Immigrant Communities Became Ghost Towns During Threatened ICE Raids


"We encountered very few people in a three-hour drive. There was ... "I went to the deli and I did not see a single Latino person on the street," she said.

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Pelosi is being 'a little bit' too tough on Ocasio-Cortez


"I think you cannot ignore the young people of this country who are passionate about economic and racial and social and environmental justice.

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Trump tells liberal Dem women they should leave the US


... and came amid a growing conversation both in the Democratic Party and the country at large about lingering racial disparities in the United States.

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New Mexico Celebrates Latino Conservation Week


This is the 6th annual Latino Conservation Week, with as many as 150 ... is really important to not only people but also our ecosystems, our wildlife."

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America's cycle of disappointment

America's cycle of disappointment .... America still has plenty of poverty; racial tensions endure; the immigration system is a ...

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Trump Tells Congresswomen of Color to “Go Back” to “the Totally Broken and ...


Invoking Pelosi would seem to single out the Speaker's recent spats with the freshman lawmakers, in which Pelosi was accused of racial blindness in ...

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What Can Apollo 11 Teach Us About Our Relationship with Technology?


The better of these reports highlight the turbulent times in which Apollo took flight, as American cities boiled with protests for racial and economic ...

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