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jueves, 10 de octubre de 2019

The five most powerful and important LGBT storylines in Marvel Comics' 80 year history

Colourful comic strips bearing the Marvel logo have been lifted to the big screen for more than a decade, but the publisher is more than just Chris ...


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Disproportionate use of solitary for LGBT inmates alleged

“Within the prison system there are several clear pathways for an LGBT person to end up in solitary confinement,” Cox, who served a six-year ...


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Campaigners protest at Home Office treatment of LGBT Christian refugees and asylum seekers

The LGBT African Asylum Seeker Research Project Report describes inappropriate behaviour by Home Office officials, including suggestions to ...


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The Supreme Court Considers LGBT Rights, but Can't Stop Talking About Bathrooms

Twenty-one states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam have passed legislation banning anti-L.G.B.T. discrimination, although many have ...


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Ted Cruz calls out the NBA and other leagues for hypocritical virtue signaling on LGBT agenda ...

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) blasted the National Basketball Association for kowtowing to China over free speech, and blasted all sports leagues for virtue ...


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Los Angeles LGBT Center video highlights family acceptance on National Coming Out Day

The Los Angeles LGBT Center has created a powerful video highlighting how family acceptance is critical to the mental health and well-being of ...


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Vaping deaths, ballot fight spotlight LGBT nicotine use

LGBT Americans have higher rates of tobacco smoking than that of the general population — with 20.6% of LGB adults and 35.5% of trans adults ...


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Stop talking over us

As a prospective LGBT student, it's a bit alarming to see the voices of LGBT and allied contributors being continually silenced or spoken over in the ...


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Chilean poet reflects on experiences through writing

He is the founder of the seminal Chicano/Latino performance poetry ... The Taco Shop Poets, formed in 1994, was a group of people who used spoken ...


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The changing face of the US Hispanic: Enter Latinx

Interestingly, Brazilians don't immediately identify with Latino and the ... Meanwhile, these young, upwardly-mobile Latinx people are adding a new ...


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Trump's policies and anti-immigrant violence disturbed these Latinos. Now they're taking action

3 rampage by a gunman at a Walmart, which left 22 people dead and about two dozen injured, was one of the deadliest hate crimes against Latinos in ...


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Future lies in potential with Hispanics

Illiana Financial isn't alone in recognizing the potential the Hispanic ... the agency predicts nearly one in three people in the U.S. will identify as Latino.


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Among Democratic presidential campaigns, a more visible Latino presence

“It's what so many of us have been striving for in this space for so long, to not be seen as just the brown people who do things with brown people,” said ...


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Community Groups Demand LAPD Address 'Biased' Policing

The report noted that although black and Latino people were more likely to be searched, white motorists were more likely to actually be found with ...


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Detroit community center becomes cultural, educational hub for Latino families

Mornings are busy at a former convent in Detroit's Southwest neighborhood, with people coming and going all day. The large brick building is now a ...


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Spanos' support for conversion therapy is alarming to gays

As a gay Latino man, father of one and one on the way, I have first-hand experience in discrimination. It's ugly and painful and I hope for a future where ...


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