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miércoles, 25 de septiembre de 2019

Why the radical right is no longer the exclusive domain of older, male voters

The typical radical right voter is often assumed to be older and male, with conservative views on women's and LGBT rights. Drawing on a new study, ...


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Judge rules anti-LGBT church can legally be called a 'hate group'

The Southern Poverty Law Center, which monitors extremism across the US, had faced action from the Florida-based D James Kennedy Ministries, ...


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Marc Almond wants you to know he's not transphobic after deleting 'anti-trans' tweets

Singer Marc Almond is insisting he is not transphobic after posting a series 'anti-trans' tweets where he said he “draws the line after LGBT” and ...


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University of Surrey unveils county's first rainbow crossing

The University of Surrey has installed the county's first rainbow pedestrian crossing in support of the LGBT community, and is the first British university ...


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Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Causing Fractures in the LGBT Community for “Not Being ...

2020 Democratic Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg stated that he doesn't read or like LGBT media anymore, since “it makes him feel like he can't ...


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Nicky Awards 2019 date announced

San Diego is at the forefront of change in the LGBT community not only locally, but worldwide, and every year the people who are directly involved ...


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Attorney With Hate Group Ties Named to University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

Kentucky's governor has appointed an attorney who worked closely with an anti-LGBT hate group to the Board of Trustees for the University of ...


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Marching band trolls anti-LGBT university in the best possible way

A marching band trolled an anti-LGBT university in the US with a vibrant Pride-flag filled halftime number complete with Village People's 'YMCA' ...


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Students and faculty consider 'Latinx' in light of gender neutrality

As demand for gender-inclusivity soars to the forefront of social movements, the term Latinx has emerged as a gender-neutral term to describe ...


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How Ava DuVernay Captured a Harrowing History and Captivated Netflix ...

... assert herself as leading a social justice movement that has continued to re-examine policies targeting black and Latino people in the United States.


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Jeanette Nuñez: Trump's actions vs. the left's mistaken beliefs about Latino voters

Pandering to our voting bloc without substance will not win the Hispanic vote. Why? Because Latinos are people of action. We expect our leaders to ...


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You Can Make Sure Jamaica Plain Residents Are Counted in US Census

... of each person in the home; whether each person is of Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin; and the relationship of each person to a central person in ...


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Tucson-Based Latino Actor Eyes New Mexico, Not Hollywood

Juarez wants to build a culture of filmmaking and creativity in Arizona, and open up the industry to people of color, especially women. To that end, she ...


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El despertar! The awakening — or how this cycle might finally wake the Latino vote

Census Bureau projections suggest the Hispanic population will more than double its size from 2010 to 2015, to over 20 million people. Of the 9 ...


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Ricardo Almodovar brings people together to create change

“There are many people who don't know where they will lie down to sleep at night or where ... Three words that describe me: Gay, Latino, organizer.


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How preventative care can help you and your community

The Latino community is also more likely to get sicker and have serious ... SelectHealth encourages people to call—or talk to an agent—so they can ...


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