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miércoles, 11 de septiembre de 2019

Buenos Aires' LGBT community embraces tango

Argentina's capital Buenos Aires has in recent years become known as one of South America's most LGBT-friendly cities. Now some in the LGBT ...


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Homophobic Brazilian mayor's LGBT book ban backfires

BRAZILIAN newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo published a same-sex couple kissing on the front of its weekend edition in defiance of “homophobic” Rio ...


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Duterte says to certify SOGIE Equality bill as urgent

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he would certify as urgent a bill seeking to protect LGBT rights. The Sexual ...


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How Surviving a Suicide Attempt After LGBT Conversion Therapy Inspired My New Song 'Scars'

What would it be like to be “normal” is something I'd asked myself a lot growing up. Now, there's the “normal” of what I perceived around me to be the ...


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How Surviving a Suicide Attempt After LGBT Conversion Therapy Inspired My New Song 'Scars'

What would it be like to be “normal” is something I'd asked myself a lot growing up. Now, there's the “normal” of what I perceived around me to be the ...


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DC Archbishop welcomes trans Catholic into 'heart of this church'

Gregory gave what LGBT Catholics consider a highly supportive and understanding response to a question asked by a self-identified transgender ...


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Campaigners shut down crowdfunder that raised £10000 for anti-LGBT teaching protests

A fundraising webpage which aimed to raise money for anti-LGBT teaching protesters has been taken down as it "violates terms of service". It was set ...


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New Jersey Ranks No. 11 for Most Anti-LGBT Hate Crimes; LGBT is Now Most Targeted Group

A new study shows hate crimes against the LGBT community have increased by more than one-third since 1996 and New Jersey ranks No. 11 for the ...


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10 K-12 Education Policy Questions Every Presidential Candidate Should Answer

Unfortunately, while many white and middle-class families have access to this preparation, far too many students do not—especially Black, Latinx, ...


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Macy's Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month by Embracing Unity Through the Art, Music, and ...

During the month-long celebration, Macy's will host free events around the country to celebrate how visual art, music and fashion by Latinx producers ...


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John Leguizamo Spotlights "Dire" Latino Representation in US History Books

When asked about Latinx representation in Hollywood, Choi said, "There's more than Asian, I could tell you that. It comes from not only getting people ...


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Latino Professionals Association to Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month with “Yo Soy El Pueblo Unido”

“Each year we really want to highlight the diversity of Latino professionals in Madison and really explore people's self-identities as well as what does it ...


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Pittsburgh church communities expanding outreach to Latinos

“The pastoral care of Latino people is a high priority,” said Auxiliary Bishop William Waltersheid. “They are a faithful, generous people from many ...


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What would a voluntary week in an ICE detention facility mean for my Latino husband?

My Latino husband was voluntarily walking into an ICE detention center, and I ... He left to ensure that vulnerable people had access to due process.


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Rosalía and the debate around her 'Latinidad'

Some recognize her role in raising the profile of Spanish-speaking music, but not all Spanish-speaking people seem to be "fit" to be considered Latino.


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Biden, Sanders top Dem field among Latinos

Biden recently hired a Latinx outreach director, Laura Jiménez. On Tuesday, Biden unveiled a slate of endorsements from past and present Texas ...


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