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lunes, 12 de agosto de 2019

This is how many LGBT people identify as asexual in America

Research from the Williams Institute has shown for the first time how many of America's sexual minority population identifies as asexual.


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Hate crimes in schools in region affected by anti-LGBT+ protests surge

The rise comes as one of the schools at the centre of a row over equality lessons has reported “homophobic” footage and far-right “Islamophobic” mail ...


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Community cuts ribbon for new LGBT resource center in Fresno

A new LGBT Resource and Community Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony announcing the new Fresno Spectrum ...


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Belfast celebrates Pride amid hope same-sex marriage ban is lifted

Ulster has been packed with people proudly waving rainbow flags and dressed in their best costumes ready for the annual LGBT parade. On Friday ...


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LGBT pride parade in Amsterdam features boats as floats

Tens of thousands of spectators are lining an Amsterdam canal to watch a parade of decorated boats during the Dutch capital's ...


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Czech Police prevent neo-Nazis from assaulting Prague Pride participants

Yesterday about 10 neo-Nazis attempted to assault those participating in the carnival parade of LGBT people in the Czech capital, Prague Pride, and ...


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New Jersey Law To Add LGBT People's Contributions Into Public School Curriculum

As the LGBT movement continues its march through the institutions, it keeps making advances within the educational world—and those advances are ...


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Illinois Governor Mandates LGBT History Curriculum for Public Schools

The governor of Illinois recently signed a bill that will mandate public schools in the state teach LGBT history, beginning next year. The new legislation ...


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This Is What Latinos Think Everyone Got Wrong About El Paso

This Is What Latinos Think Everyone Got Wrong About El Paso ... Like many Hispanics, I've known undocumented people, but while I could empathize ...


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Mayor Lightfoot Criticizes ICE Agents For Raising Community Anxiety In Pilsen

She said she is not treating this as some light-hearted misunderstanding in the mostly Latinx neighborhood. She said she wants to know why the ...


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How The Latinx Community Is Responding To Racism

Janet Murguía, president and CEO of UnidosUS, the largest national Latinx civil rights and advocacy organization in the country.


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Clash over how to address equity in Boston exam schools

He suggests that we don't have a racial access problem in exam schools because black and Latinx students are fairly well represented, for the most ...


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'Celebration is a form of resistance': Portland's Latinx community celebrates culture in wake of El ...

“I have had people say that this sounds like a great event, that they really ... Heavy rain canceled Festival Latino just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday, but ...


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Oregon's Latino leaders share fears, determination in wake of El Paso killings

Oregon's Latino leaders share fears, determination in wake of El Paso ... People of Hispanic or Latino origin make up about 13 percent of the state's ...


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Latino populations in Utah County: Where are they? What housing challenges do they face?

“We're seeing a huge bloom of Latino populations in Eagle Mountain, to the point where we've actually had people request our services up there.”.


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Mass shootings have Latinos worried about being targets

Mass shootings have Latinos worried about being targets ... “Some people, especially our elders, don't even want to leave the house or speak ...


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