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lunes, 21 de octubre de 2019

NGLCC celebrates 50 years of the Washington Blade

In the nearly 20 years that the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) has been the business voice of the LGBT community, the Washington ...


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Jackets, trolley join in Atlanta Pride celebration

Saturday featured three parades for specific groups within the LGBT community: the Annual Trans Pride March to promote visibility of the transgender ...


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Chick-fil-A to close first UK location as LGBT groups protest

Chick-fil-A said it has agreed to close its pilot location in the UK as LGBT groups protested the location in a mall about an hour from London. Continue ...


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Eau Claire hairstylists offer makeup, hair lessons to transgender community

Two hairstylists teamed up with the Chippewa Valley LGBT Community Center to offer free hair and makeup lessons to ...


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Mets playing chicken with part of fan base

I asked David Kilmnick, president of the LGBT Network, which co-sponsors Pride Night with the Mets, how he felt when told about the team installing ...


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SCOTUS LGBT discrimination ruling looms large in PA

A U.S. Supreme Court decision on discrimination protections for the LGBT communities has huge implications in Pennsylvania, ...


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Bill Would Extend “Hate Crime” Penalties To Attacks Based On Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity

Hollier says the threats against LGBT people are real and range from threats and assault to murder. He says LGBT people should be protected ...


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Human Rights v. Civil Rights before the Supreme Court, Again

Today, the most culturally favored group in America is the LGBT amalgamation. Despite adding at least five letters over time, this group remains a ...


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Latino Californians have more trouble making ends meet

Latino Californians have more trouble making ends meet ... Time is such a commodity for people with low incomes and low educational attainment.


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Over 1/3 of straight voters don't want LGBTQ elected officials. But queer voters do.

Around 35% of straight, cis people said that they would be less likely to vote ... percentage said they would be more likely to support a Latino/a candidate, whereas only 16% to 21% of cisgender, heterosexual voters said the same.


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Regan Gonzalez recognized alongside more than 600 Latino leaders

Richfield mayor receives CLUES Latino Leadership Award ... The attendees had the opportunity to hear the voice of the young people through an ...


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Latino Republican House Member May Back Trump in '20

"Has my opinion on him as a person changed? No. Would I do his job the way he's doing it? No," she said Thursday. "But my district did vote for him, ...


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Toddler with leukemia in desperate need of bone marrow donor

“Unfortunately right now, on the registry of 20 million people, if you're a Hispanic or Latino patient, you have a 46 percent chance of finding a match on ...


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Gina Rodriguez's use of the N-word highlights that antiblack racism isn't just a white thing

It is her inability to specifically name the people who were hurt by her ... to hire more people of color when there are specifically no Latino people or ...


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Award-winning journalist and filmmaker — and undocumented immigrant — comes to Boise

“We are a country of courageous people,” Vargas said. ... How do young Latino people live their lives in this country without thinking of themselves as ...


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It's 2019, so stop wearing offensive Halloween costumes

That type of costume focuses heavily on stereotypes of Latino people and generalizes an entire heritage, purely because someone thinks it's funny.


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