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jueves, 15 de agosto de 2019

Tensions between the Polish Church and LGBT people

Archbishop Marek Jedraszewski's comment, fueled by the demands of the LGBT community, led to an avalanche of criticism, reminding him of Pope ...


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LGBT, Disability Rights History Will Be Taught In MD Schools

The Maryland State Department of Education will update history curricula to include lessons on the LGBT and disability rights movements.


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YouTube faces federal lawsuit over alleged discrimination against LGBT creators

Two months after the CEO of YouTube offered a public apology to the LGBT community, the company is now facing a federal lawsuit alleging ...


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Labor Dept. proposes granting businesses with federal contracts 'religious exemption' in hiring

Workplace protections for LGBT employees have been thrust into the spotlight in the Trump administration. The Justice Department argued in court in ...


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Tampa will host one of the largest LGBT business conferences

The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce International Business & Leadership Conference is the largest LGBT business gathering in the world, ...


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These States Require Schools to Teach LGBT History

California became the first state to pass a law requiring schools to teach LGBT history in 2011, followed by Colorado and New Jersey in 2019.


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Why the LGBT community should fear socialism

Virtually all of my acquaintances in the LGBT community are Democrats, but their party leaders have left traditional democratic principles and are now ...


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Trump Proposes New Rule Allowing Businesses With Federal Contracts to Discriminate By LGBT ...

The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed allowing businesses with federal contracts to discriminate against workers on the basis of sex, ...


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The danger of vilifying poor immigrants

This misguided history has contributed to the vilification of today's Latinx immigrants - resulting in such extreme enforcement policies as expedited ...


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El Paso residents crowd gun range after mass shooting, majority Latino

El Paso residents are flocking to the gun range, following a mass shooting at a local Walmart that left 22 people dead. According to recent reports, ...


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Rising rents, overcrowding burden Latinos

According to 2017 Census data, 5.6 percent of rooms in Half Moon Bay are occupied by more than one person. That is less than the rate across San ...


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'Good for the entire economy:' How closing the racial wealth gap could save $1.5 trillion

“This is good for the entire economy, not just black people, not just black communities, but everybody,” McKinsey partner and study co-author Jason ...


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Pew Study: Faculty-Student Diversity Divide Persists

Progress for Black and Latinx faculty has been particularly sluggish, with their percentages rising only minimally over the course of a decade.


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Netflix's New Season Of 'Dear White People' Reveals An Afro-Latino Character And You've Already ...

Others acknowledge the privilege we have as non-Black people of color. The only Latino we knew of on the show ended up being the villain in ...


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What Does It Mean To Be Latinx in the Wake of El Paso?

As a kid growing up in the predominately Latinx town of San Antonio, it felt like we were all part of the same fight. But it's been harder to feel that same ...


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Film claims group plotted to infect black Africans with HIV

A plot by white mercenaries to spread HIV through black South Africa via a phoney vaccination program: it sounds like the stuff of pulp spy novels, but ...


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