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miércoles, 2 de octubre de 2019

Human Rights Campaign Endorses Trump Impeachment That Would Make Mike Pence President

The Human Rights Campaign, a supposed LGBT advocacy group based in Washington, D.C., officially endorsed Trump's ...


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Love saves day for head targeted by homophobic bullies

Quick read: LGBT school protests back over No Outsiders resumption. Profile: 'I remember being an outsider' - the teacher at the centre of LGBT row.


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Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder rejects LGBT anti-discrimination protections for staff

Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder rejected Minority Leader Emilia Sykes' request to add LGBT protections to the House's ...


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Pope Francis meets with pro-LGBT priest

Francis' meeting with Father James Martin, author of the book “Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and The LGBT Community Can Enter into ...


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EMU offers wide variety of resources to help students

Ariana Khan, the LGBT Resource Center's Queer and Trans People of Color ... the importance of having a safe place on campus for LGBT students.


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Allies coming out

LGBT teens are three to four times more likely to commit suicide. Why? For a number of reasons. They could be trying to endure bullying from peers or ...


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How China is legally recognising same-sex couples, but not empowering them

On July 19, an article titled “Guardianship appointment: bridging love within the LGBT community” went viral in Chinese social media. It was first ...


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Ghana sex education program sparks anti-LGBT+outrage

Government and U.N. officials in Ghana were forced to defend a school sex education program on Tuesday after religious groups said it was part of a ...


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Eight-in-10 Texan Latinos want stricter gun laws, new poll finds

The poll was released nearly two months after a gunman targeting Mexicans and Latinos killed 22 people and injured about two dozen more at a ...


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What Hispanic person should we put a spotlight on? We want to hear from you.

Every year during September 15 to October 15, we celebrate the contributions that Latino and Hispanic communities ...


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Julián Castro's mother on why he would make a good president: 'He is respectful of other people'

What was San Antonio like for Latinos in the 1960s — was that what drove you to become politically active? The circumstances very much drove me.


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New Latinx Scholars ARC brings community, seeks to improve retention rates

“I'm from Mexico originally, and I just wanted something 'home-y' — people I know, a culture I already ... rising since 2008, when just under 4% of students were Hispanic or Latino, according to UO's latest equity and inclusion report.


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The First Latino Congressman's Election Was Contested—Twice

But Pacheco was about to learn that not everyone agreed he'd been lawfully elected and the marble halls of the U.S. Capitol were filled with people ...


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Latino Graduate Student Association vital for Latinx community

When Diana Greer first arrived at the Rossier School of Education, she had trouble finding a Latinx community to connect with on campus until she ...


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UH Study Finds Texas Latino Republicans Will be Key in 2020

“The Latinx vote will be the decisive part of the 2020 election,” said Brandon Rottinghaus, a political science professor at UH and lead author of the ...


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More Than 80% of Texas Latino Voters Are Worried About Racism-Fueled Gun Violence

Four in five of Texas Latino voters are concerned about the threat of future gun ... Walmart shooting that left 22 people dead at the hands of a suspected white ... responsible for an increase in anti-immigrant and anti-Latino language.


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