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miércoles, 24 de julio de 2019

Following Protests Over Anti-LGBT Comments, Puerto Rico Gov. Says He Won't Seek Re-Election

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló announced Sunday that he won't seek re-election and is stepping down as the chair of his pro-statehood party ...


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Catholic agency seeks right to anti-LGBT discrimination from Supreme Court

A new petition before the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of a Catholic adoption agency seeking to refuse placement into LGBT homes calls for a ruling ...


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Many LGBT+ people fear Boris Johnson as PM – here's what he can do to change that

The parent protests in Birmingham and elsewhere against LGBT-inclusive education are an attack on LGBT+ pupils and parents – and on the teachers ...


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Mayor urges LGBT community to join campaign against illegal guns

The LGBT community should join all District residents in responding to a special appeal made by D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Police Chief Peter ...


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Titus authors bill to report global LGBT abuses, create asylum path

House Democrats are pushing civil rights protections for the global LGBT community with legislation that would force the State ...


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Caring for cancer patients in the LGBT community

With Pride Month underway, and the celebration of ROC Pride Week coming to a close, it's an important time to highlight an often unspoken issue: ...


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Hayley Kiyoko and Lilly Singh celebrate Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie being LGBT: 'This is everything'

Hayley Kiyoko and Lilly Singh are just some of those who couldn't be happier at the news that Valkyrie, played by Tessa Thompson, will be the first ...


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Prominent LGBT+ activist murdered in St Petersburg

His own work as the head of the Russian LGBT Network, at the frontline of efforts to evacuate at-risk people from Chechnya, made him an obvious ...


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Trump Thinks African-Americans Are Going To Vote For Him In 2020

Trump claimed that he has gotten rid of racial tension in America, and he expects African-Americans to vote for him in 2020. Trump said, “No racial ...


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White principal sues Ann Arbor district, alleges racial discrimination

Then in April, Blick, 39, alleges the district "constructively terminated" her due to her "Caucasian race and because ... an African American coveted" ...


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Let's recognize the dramatic changes in the lives of New York City's ...

... scaled back its reliance on the controversial tactic of stopping, questioning and frisking people, especially young black and Latino men, en masse.


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Test census survey raises local concerns

"The fear that you're going to have to reveal people in your family who may not have immigration ... Is Person 1 of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin?


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Clearwater looking at district representation as a way to improve diversity

About 17 percent of Pinellas County is made up of Latino people of any race. Santana said though people are spread, with a district representative he ...


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Amazon's HQ2 threatens to displace up to 10000 Latinx residents

Now, a new report suggests that Latinx residents in Arlandria, a predominantly lower-income, Latinx community just 2 miles from HQ2, are at risk of ...


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Sen. Warren, House Maj. Whip Clyburn Introduce Legislation to Cancel Student Loan Debt for ...

For those families, not only would the Black-White and Black-Latinx wealth gap close “considerably,” but Black families with student loan debt would ...


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National Association of Latino Independent Producers Turns 20

Ben Lopez has seen the way forward for the leisure trade, and says it's the Latinx group. “Within the subsequent 20 years, we're going to be prioritized ...


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London company slammed as homophobic for Facebook posts

“Please do not come to us,” read the post, addressed to “a group of people called LGBT,” on the Facebook page of Laser in Motion, a home-based ...


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Titus brings back LGBT rights protection bill

The bill would, among other things, codify into law the position of special envoy for the human rights of LGBT persons, a position within the State ...


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