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miércoles, 14 de agosto de 2019

LGBT bias can set in early for future doctors

More contact with LGBT people during medical school may reduce bias in new doctors, according to recent research. In the study, early-career doctors ...


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Lawsuit against UPenn alleges 'transphobic hatred,' wrongful firing of trans woman

Per the litigation, Doe was an employee of HUP who was out as a trans woman there and participated in trans and LGBT guidance as part of an LGBT ...


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I'm proud to be an American fencing champion. Here's why I knelt for our anthem.

Suddenly, some people saw me in the light that they see women, people of color and LGBT Americans. Suddenly, some people felt entitled to label ...


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Illinois mandates schools teach LGBT history to 'overcome intolerance'

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a bill into law that would require the state's school to teach the role that LGBT individuals have played in American ...


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Hungarian Bishops Come to Defense of Embattled Polish Archbishop

Archbishop Jędraszewski has been roundly criticized by pro-LGBT groups, both in and out of Poland, for calling the movement "a rainbow plague" ...


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Fear: If unchained, faith-based bias would crush LGBT medical care

“The proposed rule will endanger the health and well-being of all Americans, particularly LGBT people, but also have dire implications on overseas ...


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Valentina Sampaio Reportedly Gets Her Wings As First Victoria's Secret Transgender Model

“Her accomplishment comes despite recent setbacks for the LGBT community in Brazil — including a spike in hate crimes and killings of LGBT people.


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Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2019

According to a recent survey, 1 in 11 people identify as LGBT, but 65 percent of those respondents had not told anyone about their sexuality, for fear of ...


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After The El Paso Shooting, White Supremacists Are Threatening To Attack Walmarts Across The ...

Twenty people were killed and 24 others were injured, most of them Latinos. The shooting is the second-deadliest attack directed at Latinos in recent ...


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ICE: You're Not Welcome in the South

I'm not safer because my elected officials fuel the flames of white supremacy that motivate mass shooters to target Latinx shoppers at a Wal-Mart in El ...


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Julián Castro Has A Strong Message For Trump About His Racist And Dangerous Rhetoric

As a member of the Latino community in Texas, the shooting in El Paso was ... The new ad is convincing people to give Castro more attention in the ...


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As a Mexican-Jewish lawmaker, I feel doubly targeted by Trump's rhetoric

But the Tucson shooting was committed by a mentally ill young man. ... by saying there are fine people on both sides — and his words against Latinos ...


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The Hispanic Market Is Booming Both Online And Offline, Nielsen Reports

And, almost twice as many Latinx shoppers prefer to visit websites/apps on their smartphones as on a computer or tablet. On the brick-and-mortar side, ...


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21 Afro-Latinx Businesses to Shop During Black Business Month

August is National Black Business Month and we wanted to celebrate by highlighting some great Afro-Latinx businesses you should not only know ...


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More Latinos in El Paso Enroll in Concealed Carry Gun Class After Mass Shootings, Store Says

Gun Central had twice as many gun sales the week after the August 3 shooting at a Walmart that killed 22 people in the predominately Latino border ...


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Statue of Liberty poem refers to immigrants from Europe

"Of course that poem was referring back to people coming from Europe ... President Donald Trump has been criticized for his rhetoric towards Latino ...


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