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martes, 22 de octubre de 2019

Can Bosnia's LGBT Activists Build on the Momentum of Their First Pride Parade?

Bosnia and Herzegovina hosted its first Pride parade last month, as LGBT activists and supporters marched in the capital, Sarajevo, amid heavy ...


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'Ask about sexual orientation to improve LGBT inequalities'

All NHS providers must ask patients about their sexual orientation to improve the "deep inequalities" in care for LGBT people, says an MPs' report.


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To Some, It's Just a Doll. To Others, It's Everything.

The Human Rights Campaign estimates that 42 percent of LGBT youth do not believe their community to be accepting of them. Imagine growing up ...


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Taiwan's LGBT communities face backlash to marriage victory

Taiwan, which hosts one of Asia's largest Pride parades every autumn, has long been known for its progressive attitudes toward LGBT ...


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Honey West Reunites With Freddy Allen For First Cabaret Performance In Over A Decade At ...

Chicago LGBT Hall of Famer, two-time After Dark Award-winning entertainer Honey West and two- time After Dark Award winner and Chicago Pressie ...


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Northern Ireland legalises same-sex marriage in landmark move for equality

Paul Twocock, chief executive of LGBT charity Stonewall said: “This is a historic moment for Northern Ireland, where same-sex couples will be able to ...


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LGBT Sports history is richer because of Jason Collins

He has spent much of the offseason engaged in public speaking and advancing the cause of LGBT athletes. Collins also gave Outsports a heads up ...


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This UK doctor thinks asking patients about their orientation or gender identity is 'laughable' and ...

LGBT-specific services play an essential role in the health and social care services for the moment and must be maintained as long as that's ...


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Cardi B Defends Her Blackness After Being Compared to Gina Rodriguez

As visible as the Afro-Latinx community is finally becoming, the confusion around blackness and Latinx identity continues. Outside of folks not ...


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How four Afrocentric scholars fought the false narrative about Africa

When Eurocentric folks and their racist cousins in the U.S. were running riot with falsehood about the African continent, its civilisation and people, ...


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UH study dives into how Texas Latinx Republicans are different

The study, Six Myths About Texas Latinx Republicans, showed Texas Latinxs vote differently than the majority of their counterparts in other states.


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Julián Castro Threatens To Drop Out If He Doesn't Raise $800000 By End Of Month

Latinx — a gender-neutral term referring to people in that community — are expected to become the largest population group in Texas by 2022, which ...


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FIU Cancer Study Focuses On Vulnerable Latino Transgender Populations In Miami, San Juan

The study, which will focus on the Latino transgender populations in Miami and San Juan, ... So Latino transgender people are especially vulnerable.


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I'm black. My siblings aren't. What people need to know about Latinos and diversity.

“Is she adopted?” That was the first question my brother's math teacher asked my mom as we awaited seating at his ninth-grade graduation ceremony.


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Chile Is In A State Of Emergency As Thousands Take To The Streets To Protest

The protest by students began on Monday when hundreds of people .... It's no surprise as the Latino population has made an immense impact on the ...


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"Taina" Star Christina Vidal On the Show's Important Legacy

The Latino Media Gap gathered data to support that Latinx people continue to be represented as criminals, law enforcement, hyper-sexual, or cheap ...


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