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lunes, 9 de septiembre de 2019

Brazilian YouTuber Felipe Neto gives away 14000 LGBT+ books for free, after politician tried to ...

“So I bought all the stock of all the major LGBT-themed books at the festival, and they will all be delivered for free, tomorrow, to those who are there ...


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Who is Michelle Visage and who is she partnered with on Strictly Come Dancing 2019?

The LGBT icon rose to fame as a judge on RuPaul's Drag Race but with the tables turned she will be hoping to impress on the dancefloor. Share.


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Bosnian capital holds first Pride parade amid counter protests and a backdrop of violent opposition

Sarajevo has become the latest and last of the Balkan capitals to hold its first Pride parade as LGBT+ activists in Bosnia and Herzegovina marched ...


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Cabinet shifts against LGBT rights as Therese Coffey replaces Amber Rudd

Boris Johnson has promoted Thérèse Coffey, an MP with an anti-LGBT record, to serve in his Cabinet – meaning a majority of his top team are now ...


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Mugabe's anti-colonial rage fueled long reign over Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe had just made a furious speech against Zimbabwe's LGBT community, calling them “worse than pigs and dogs.”.


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US Ambassador Eric Nelson Marches In Bosnia's First LGBT Pride Parade

Amid tight security, Bosnia held its first LGBT Pride parade on Sunday. According to Radio Free Europe, an estimated 1,000 people took part in the ...


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India's LGBT community calls for civil rights, a year after decriminalisation

A year after India overturned a British-era law criminalising same-sex relationships, the fight for equality is far from over. India's LGBT community has ...


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Iceland Confronts VP Mike Pence With LGBT “Rainbow” Protest

During his recent official visit to Iceland, Vice President Mike Pence was confronted by a series of LGBT “rainbow” banners and displays — including ...


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How Ella Fitzgerald Is Influencing A New Generation Of Latinx Musicians

Latinx musicians Mabiland and Daymé Arocena feel that influence. They both mention Fitzgerald in their official bios and both say they feel a strong ...


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This Trans-Owned Beauty Co-op Wants To Be A Safe Space For Latinx And LGBTQ Workers

It's karaoke night at the LGBT Network's communal meeting space, the Q-Center in Long Island City, Queens, but it takes more than Fleetwood Mac's ...


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Diversity gap persists in local law enforcement, but new efforts are gaining steam

Boise has a smaller Latino population, roughly 9%, but still sees a ... “It is really us trying to bridge the two so that people feel comfortable and see the ...


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Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County prepares for 2020 census

As the country prepares for the 2020 Census, there are ongoing efforts on the local level to inspire people to participate in order to produce as ...


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So 2020 candidates are speaking Spanish. Does it matter to Latino voters?

Andy Hernandez, who led Latino outreach during President Clinton's 1996 reelection campaign, disagreed. When people discount Spanish in English ...


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Organizations work to elevate Latino voices in conservation and the outdoors in Utah

Latinos have cared about conservation and environmental issues for ... “As the daughter of an immigrant … people don't come here looking at Utah ...


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To boost diversity, this New Jersey organization is giving people of colour a shot at archery

Black Latino Archery Association is serving people of colour in New Jersey. Pic credit: Facebook/Black Latino Archery Association. Archery is usually ...


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Hispanic Heritage Month: The influence of Latino businesses

A rhythmic sound of sewing machines, cutting of fabrics, and conversations in Spanish fill the small space where one man's dreams became reality.


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