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jueves, 1 de agosto de 2019

SF Homeless Project: Residents move into 2nd phase of SF LGBT senior housing

It is the second phase of the 119-unit LGBT-welcoming affordable senior housing project that Openhouse, a nonprofit provider of LGBT senior services ...


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It's 'Dangerous' for Parents to Support Transgender Children

... open about his conservative views—posting a selfie with then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016—he's also been supportive of the LGBT community: ...


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Squarespace and more big companies pull ads with 'LGBT-free zone' Polish paper

Major companies, including software brand Squarespace and lingerie retailer Bravissimo, have said they will remove adverts with a Polish newspaper ...


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Rammstein members share a kiss in protest of anti-LGBT laws in Russia

This isn't the first time the 'Ich Will' hitmakers have shown their support for the LGBT community, as frontman Till Lindemann was seen waving a Pride ...


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A Republican lawmaker learned that the fastest way to get disowned by the GOP is to officiate a ...

Rep. Denver Riggleman has tallied a complicated record on LGBT rights in his brief stint in Congress. Riggleman (R-Va.), who was elected in 2018, ...


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Essence Atkins supports female empowerment and LGBT community

Essence Atkins is one of the most familiar faces in Black Hollywood. Since catching the acting bug as a young girl, we've seen Atkins do everything ...


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The Vancouver Pride parade remains a touchstone for debate, controversy, and LGBT progress

From individuals and organizations to political parties and corporations, there's no shortage of those wanting to be in the Vancouver Pride parade—a ...


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ORAM appoints new ED

Steve Roth has been tapped to head the Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration. ORAM announced Roth's appointment as the LGBT refugee ...


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Segregation Climbs for Latinx Elementary School Students

Latinx children make up more than a quarter of elementary school students in the United States, but they're increasingly segregated, according to a ...


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Black, Latino youth poverty levels rising in CT

Black, Latino youth poverty levels rising in CT .... As a state that's largely been run by white people, it's been easy to overlook the problem.”.


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Racial Gaps in Homeownership, Home Equity and Wealth Widened during the ...

The homeownership rate for Hispanic & Latino people fell 1.9 points (from 48.5% to 46.6%). The nationwide rate dropped 3 points to 64.1%.


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First immigrants, then you: Policing methods are used on immigrants, then others

Immigration and Customs Enforcement goes to places, physical and virtual, where there are Latino people and asks for identification. There never has ...


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Many Latinos are in need of organ transplants, but more Latino donors are sought

Southwest Transplant Alliance said more than 10,000 Texans are waiting for an organ transplant. More than 40% of those people are Latinos.


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Watching The New Dora Movie Is The Antidote To Latino Drug Lord Stereotypes

“I thought she was an icon for the Hispanic community but she's global,” Longoria told Variety. “She taught English all over the world and people were ...


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The Revolution of the Invisible People La revolución de los invisibles

This moment is an important one—for Puerto Ricans, for the Latinx diaspora and all people of color in the United States and the world. It is important to ...


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Sorry, but Rev. Peña does not represent all Latinos

It is with the utmost respect that I clarify to readers that as a Latina, an immigrant and a social worker who has met hundreds of Latinx families in ...


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