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jueves, 12 de septiembre de 2019

Oregon ranks No. 8 for most anti-LGBT hate crimes

A new study from Security.org has Oregon ranked at No. 8 for the most anti-LGBT hate crimes in the nation, showing that ...


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Historic LGBT politicians pave way for future ones

Politics are hard. Over the past few months, I've been learning more about how politics work, such as the different terminologies and positions.


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1190 LGBT Pakistanis were Refused Asylum in the UK

The UK Home Office refused at least 1,197 asylum claims from LGBT ... Around 3,100 LGBT nationals from countries where consensual same-sex acts ...


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Christian campaigner challenges LGBT school protest ruling

He said: "I am defending a modern freedom that is in jeopardy - the freedom to believe or not to believe LGBT doctrines, and to say what we believe.


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This New Pro-LGBT Resource Teaches School Kids There are 'Over 100 Gender Identities'

A resource developed by the BBC is telling young school kids that there are over 100 recognizable gender identities. The video series, which is set to ...


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LA County to Ensure Medical Examiners Investigate LGBT Deaths

Thanks to two supervisors, Los Angeles County made history by being the first jurisdiction to require coroners and medical examiners to investigate all ...


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Phyllis "Seven" Harris leads LGBT Cleveland in its new home: My Cleveland

Phyllis "Seven" Harris opened LGBT Cleveland's new home on Detroit in June. ... LGBT Cleveland has taken over the Pride in the CLE parade.


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Stonewall response to drop in anti-LGBT hate crime charges, despite increase in reporting

New figures from the BBC today have found a decrease in people being prosecuted for anti-LGBT hate crimes, despite more people coming forward to ...


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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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Democrats Renew Calls for Gun Measures at Presidential Forum

“There hasn't been enough conservation about how this was the Latinx community targeted,” Booker said of the El Paso shooting. “Let's be clear: folks ...


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Skin cancer prevention still a struggle among Latinx communities in the region

Yet across the Philadelphia region, doctors and others say, members of the Latinx community aren't protecting themselves enough from the sun's ...


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Smash the Stigma of Sexual Violence this Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Undocumented and even documented members of the Latinx community have even more at stake than their peers. The Office for Victims of Color cited ...


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Artists unflaggingly welcome all to Lowell

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, recognizes Latinx Heritage Month with a new addition to its series of community celebrations — Latinx Heritage ...


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2020 Dems Talk Immigration, Latino Issues

Leaders of one of the Democrats' most critical voting groups – Latinos – heard ... as if it's worthless," Booker said of the number of people incarcerated.


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Is Texas in play in 2020? Democrats say yes and Republicans leaving nothing to chance

The key, she said, is building on the disaffection with Trump among younger suburban voters and maximizing turnout among Latino people, who make ...


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Hospice Giving Foundation hosts first Latino outreach event in South County

Facilitators at each of the 10 participant tables guided attendees using cards from the Go Wish card game, which helps people find the words to talk ...


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