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lunes, 7 de octubre de 2019

French conservatives protest bill allowing IVF for lesbians

LGBT activists and left-wing groups plan a counter-demonstration, and police have blocked off several streets in Paris to prevent violence.


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'What you saw is what you got': Kavanaugh marks one year on Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is set to hear cases involving LGBT rights, Trump's efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, and the ...


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Rick Perry, A Strong Opponent Of LGBT Rights, To Step Down As Energy Secretary

Energy Secretary Rick Perry is reportedly eyeing leaving the Trump administration in November. According to several outlets, including Politico, Perry ...


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Pride Parade organizer Richard Pfeiffer passes away

Organizers and stakeholders in the LGBT community constantly grappled with the identity of the parade, trying to both pay tribute to its organizing ...


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China Granted Same-Sex Couples Legal Rights, But Not Acceptance

An article titled “Appointed Guardianship: Bridging Love Within the LGBT Community” went viral on Chinese social media. It was first ...


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Will Supreme Court have to weigh in on impeachment as new term begins?

The justices will hear arguments Tuesday in two cases on that topic, their first foray into LGBT rights since the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy, ...


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Islamist extremists exploited LGBT school teaching tensions to fuel hate - report claims

During her visit to Birmingham she found evidence that the anti-LGBT protests held outside Parkfield and Anderton Park primaries were being stoked ...


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LGBT Americans look to Supreme Court after being fired, 'because of sex'

When Anthony Stephens decided to come to work as Aimee Stephens -- a gutsy but liberating decision to reveal her true self -- she lost her job.


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Five myths about Hispanics

"Hispanic" stems from Hispania, the Roman Empire's name for Spain, so it refers to the peoples and cultures of Spain and its former colonies. "Latino" ...


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Latin culinary options are expanding, with more delicious choices on the menu

The Latino trend extends beyond the usual tacos and burritos. ... “People in cities like Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles are really open to ...


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LULAC Scores Major Victory For Latino Voters in Iowa

The decision by Judge Joseph Seidlen rejected requirements that Iowa voters must provide a voter ID number to get an absentee ballot or that people ...


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Library partners on Latino, Hispanic history project

“Our project also helps fulfill the university's mission to serve all the people of this state. Historical materials and memories from the Latino and ...


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These Latino comedians are standouts in the world of standup

“If I were to have picked, I would have been an actress. But over the years I've developed gratitude for this craft, for the ability to bring joy to people.”.


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Jewish death row inmate wins appeal days before execution after judge's 'regular racism and ...

Halprin's lawyers had found several people who said that the judge who ... reward his children if they married a white, Christian person of the opposite sex. ..... who are Latino, as well as black people who had been before the court in ...


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How Lucrece Borrego is Changing How VC and Tech Interacts with Latinx Founders

Serial entrepreneur Lucrece Borrego has officially launched EmprendeLatino, a New Mexico based venture capital backed accelerator for Latinos that ...


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New York: the high schools admissions test dividing a city

It's not designed for black or latino people . . . it's designed to exclude us,” she ... More than 75 per cent of black and Hispanic voters are in favour of ...


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Supreme Court begins election-year term full of big cases

... on about abortions, protections for young immigrants and LGBT rights. ... first foray into LGBT rights since the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy, ...


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Against medical academy guidelines, four clinics give reproductive assistance to LGBT couples ...

Four medical facilities in Japan have provided assisted reproductive treatment for lesbian and transgender couples against the guidelines set by the ...


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