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jueves, 3 de octubre de 2019

10 Best LGBT Characters In Stephen King Novels

What some may not realize however is the vast list of LGBT characters in the Stephen King universe. Whether they are secondary characters, ...


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Federal historic status sought for SF Japantown site with LGBT ties

A property in San Francisco's Japantown that has ties to the early LGBT rights movement is a step closer to receiving federal historic status.


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The majority of the Estonian people are still homophobic, survey finds

A public opinion survey about the attitudes of the Estonian population towards the LGBT topics, conducted by Turu-uuringute AS and commissioned ...


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72 groups call on DC to pass sex worker decriminalization bill

LGBT activists on Wednesday hand-delivered a letter to all 13 members of the D.C. City Council signed by 72 LGBT and allied organizations calling ...


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Employers Take Proactive Measures to Protect LGBT Rights at Work

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon hear oral argument in a trio of cases to resolve a circuit split over whether Title VII protects LGBT employees against ...


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what's it really like being lgbt in poland?

Whilst the event in itself was a huge achievement for local organisers, given the city's reputation as a conservative stronghold, the LGBT community ...


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Here's why Ghana's sex education program is controversial

Ghanaians are still debating a proposed school sex education program after religious groups said it was part of a “satanic” attempt to promote LGBT+ ...


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Authoritarian regimes are using algorithms to control minds and power

It's specific in that the violence is always directed at a particular black or Muslim or LGBT person who happens to be in your vicinity, someone you can ...


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68% of Mississippians Want Owners of ICE Raided Plants Prosecuted

Non-Hispanic white people were the most likely to favor prosecution — about 75 percent. Respondents who identified as Hispanic or Latino were the ...


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The problem with labeling identity

It seems like some people think that there's an easy way to fit an individual in a box based on a whole host of ... Do I still fit under the label of Latino?


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LatinX Pride Music Festival Is Coming, and Boy, Are We in for a Party

Texas Latino Pride was founded in 2014, and since their inception the ... It's also common knowledge that Latin people know how to throw a party.


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Six myths about Latino Republicans are challenged in University of Houston study

Study results: Texas is not like most other states when it comes to Latino support. Twenty-seven percent of Hispanic people in Texas identified with the ...


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Alabama Census fight leads to lawsuit by group representing Latino voters

A civil rights organization representing Latino voters filed a lawsuit against the government Tuesday night seeking to prevent it from allowing the state of Alabama to leave undocumented people out of congressional apportionment ...


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Latino Entrepreneurs Often Not Included in Education Investments, Report Finds

Latino education entrepreneurs are underrepresented in the portfolios of ... Many Latino entrepreneurs are inspired to build education businesses ... future, we're going to have to make sure the right people are at the table to find the ...


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Utah needs more resources dedicated to Latinos getting mental health treatment

Beyond that, a significant barrier for many people, and not just Latinos, is socioeconomic status and affordability. Like much of health care, finding a ...


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Latino group claims victory in ruling striking part of Iowa voter ID law

Latino group claims victory in ruling striking part of Iowa voter ID law ... A national Latino group that challenged Iowa's voter ID law is celebrating as a ... to deny voter ID cards to people without a driver's license or state-issued ID.


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