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miércoles, 7 de agosto de 2019

North Carolina outlaws official funding for 'gay conversion therapy'

North Carolina has banned the use of state and federal funds for children's LGBT+ conversion therapy. Doctors say the techniques, which try to ...


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LGBTQ-friendly Canadian Rockies Rodeo North kicks off in Calgary at Stampede Park

After a three-year break and a new name, the Canadian Rockies Gay Rodeo Association put on the stampede for LGBTQ athletes. It's the 500th ...


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Leave or die, options of the LGBTI community in El Salvador

about the violence suffered by the LGBTI community in El Salvador that is forcing its members to leave the country or ...


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Gender-neutral pronouns are a feminist icon, says science

“This study adds to the evidence showing that when we use language that actively includes women and LGBT people, it makes a real difference in ...


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Study suggests use of gender-neutral terms to describe people leads to gender equality

And they found that people who used the new word showed more positivity towards LGBT people. They conclude by suggesting that the introduction ...


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For LGBT Students, Rainbow Housing Offers a Place They Can Call Home

This scheme is a positive one, offering LGBT students the opportunity to live in a safe environment with people similar to themselves, eliminating the ...


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Judge says advertisers can't refuse homophobic party's campaign ads

Noam, a far-right religious conservative party that has made combating LGBT acceptance the focus of its fledgling campaign, purchased ad space on ...


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Coca-Cola featured same-sex couples in a Hungarian ad campaign. That has triggered calls for a ...

It has instead railed against LGBT activists and encouraged towns and entire provinces to symbolically declare themselves to be “LGBT free.".


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The El Paso Shooting Killed Latinx People & It Reminds Me I'll Never Be Safe In The US

It confirmed what we've always known, as the children of immigrants: The United States is not a safe place for Latinx people. I was in Cancún ...


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A study of Latino students reveals two sides of the segregation debate

It's hard to express this with a simple number because of the math involved in calculating the even distribution of people. One index of how evenly ...


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Trump won't get a citizenship question on the census, but Latino kids may still be undercounted

Trump won't get a citizenship question on the census, but Latino kids may .... “To most people the Census Bureau is not any different from ICE,” said ...


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Amor Eterno' Becomes An Anthem Bringing Latinx Communities ...

That's what “Amor Eterno” by Rocío Dúrcal and/or Juan Gabriel means to the Latinx, particularly the Cuban, community. We don't have to let the song ...


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Families begin using El Paso grief center

The attack on Saturday killed 22 people and wounded about two dozen ... online before the shooting in the mostly Latino city of 700,000 people.


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Shaken by El Paso shooting, Latinos across US fear they'll be next

"Rhetoric is enabling racists and white supremacists and people who hate the ... In El Paso, a city where more than 80% of the population is Latino, the ...


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'National Night Out' event aims to build relationship with Latino community

Her customers and others in the Latino community turned to her with ... "We want our people to feel secure and feel welcome to come say, 'Hey. We've ...


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Seattle Latino community holds vigil honoring mass shooting victims

Seattle Latino community holds vigil honoring mass shooting victims ... “Latino people are on the president's hit list,” said Ortega to the crowd of about ...


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