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miércoles, 16 de octubre de 2019

Headteacher turns down free Chick-fil-A to stand in solidarity with LGBT staff

A high school principal refused to serve a free meal from Chick-fil-A to teachers at his school in solidarity with his LGBT+ staff. The American fast food ...


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This is why Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren want anti-LGBT churches to keep tax-exempt status

Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren have distanced themselves from Democratic rival Beto O'Rourke's call for anti-LGBT churches to lose tax-exempt ...


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Blade's 50-year history reflects struggles, advances of LGBT community

In its 50-year history, the Washington Blade has covered news for the LGBT community that has reflected dramatic advances as well as struggles ...


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The LGBT Legacy Foundation offers unity and service at Waikiki Center

Honolulu Pride 2019 is being celebrated all over the state this week but there is an organization that works all year round at ...


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Local businesses urged to take statewide equality pledge

“Many people are surprised to learn that in this day and age, there are no statewide laws here in Virginia that protect LGBT people from discrimination ...


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Taiwan's Newlywed Same-Sex Couples Prepare for Landmark Pride Parade

Despite the efforts of Lin and thousands of LGBT people and allies, Taiwan voted overwhelmingly against changing the country's Civil Code to grant ...


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UK Report reveals: 1 In 10 Still Think LGBT+ People Are 'Dangerous' Or Can Be 'Cured'

The report comes the same day that the Home Office releases figures detailing an alarming increase in anti-LGBT hate. Transphobic hate crime ...


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'Rise in homophobic assaults' in Birmingham after LGBT educating protests

Anderton Park major headteacher testifies in listening to over protest ban round college. The headteacher on the centre of a row over LGBT equality ...


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More than half of Latinos in California struggle to stay afloat, report finds

Latino households are struggling to pay for basic expenses like food, ... Time is such a commodity for people with low incomes and low educational ...


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What's in a name? How the concepts of Hispanic and Latino identity emerged

In the early '60s if you would have gone to Spanish Harlem and said, “Are you Hispanic?” a good amount of people would not have known what you ...


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El Paso shooting suspect pleads not guilty as victims and families watch

... killing of 22 people in El Paso. It was his first public appearance since the biggest attack against the Latino community in the U.S. in recent memory.


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Liberal elementary school encourages student bilingualism through dual language program

... to the Census Bureau, Liberal is made up of 61.2% Latino people. ... The dual language program also provides students with literature from Latin ...


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'The Casagrandes' Stars & Writers On the Power of Producing a Kids' Show With a Latino Cast

“I never saw any Puerto Ricans or anybody Latin on television, only in Mexican movies I saw Latin people, and I wondered how I was going to ...


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Barriers for Latino workers injured on the job studied

Latino workers often immigrate here to do the work that other people do not necessarily want to do, McNeill said. He said he and his research partners ...


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Reaching Latino Consumers Means Thinking Beyond Celebrities and Stereotypes

While the selection of two incredible Latinx musicians is certainly worth celebrating, these celebrities only represent one piece of a larger, more ...


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Two filmmakers respond to Trump's Latino problem. The movies aren't helping.

“Latinx Cinema in the Age of Trump” presents two of Stehlik's longtime friends and cultural activists in their latest joint appearance addressing what ...


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Probabilities in the Title VII rulings

In the past 15 LGBT-specific cases Thomas has voted on, he has opposed equal rights for LGBT people 13 times ( 87 percent opposed ). Of all the ...


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Legal titan Pat Logue, and her impact on many LGBT people

Her contributions as both an activist and a jurist will long be felt by members of the LGBT community. "Pat was my mentor," said Lambda Legal Director ...


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