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jueves, 24 de octubre de 2019

What's next after marriage equality?

When the annual Taipei LGBT Pride sets off from City Hall on Saturday, ... it is not the main preoccupation of LGBT advocacy and is not a panacea to ...


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2.4 Million Older Adults in US Identify as LGBT

A married father of five, George Murphy seemed to have it all. The successful construction company he founded, afforded him luxuries such as private ...


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The Nations With the Highest Levels of LGBT Acceptance (and Lowest)

An updated study from the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law ranked the world's nations by levels of LGBT acceptance. The current report ...


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In SF, Power speaks about fighting for LGBT rights globally

Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power didn't waste time last month talking about championing LGBT rights on the ...


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Virginia Beach Human Rights Commissioner says he's not stepping down amid calls for his ...

 Local LGBT rights groups are calling on Virginia Beach City Council to remove a member of its Human Rights Commission ...


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UK has become socially liberal on drugs, abortion and LGBT+ rights over past 30 years, study shows

Britain has seen dramatic shifts in attitudes towards the socially liberal end of the spectrum in just 30 years on issues ranging from drugs and abortion ...


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LGBT charity hits out at split reports

An equality charity has hit out at reports of a major split. Stonewall has called claims that it is splitting due to a row over inclusion for transgender ...


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LGBT training should be mandatory for nurses, say MPs

MPs concluded that this was because “health and social care professionals do not always understand the needs that LGBT people have, and often do ...


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The health of African children is lowest in large households, study finds

A new study looking at the development factors impacting the health of children in Africa finds that those in countries with the highest population ...


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Provision of postpartum care to women giving birth in health facilities in sub-Saharan Africa: A ...

We analyzed data from 137,218 women who recently delivered a live baby in a health facility in 33 sub-Saharan African countries and assessed the ...


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Census officials will work to accurately count all communities in 2020

“It's important we hire people in every community in order to have a ... its Complete Count Committee of 25 people assigned to network with Latino, ...


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Trump 2020 is targeting Latino voters in nontraditional areas

Trump 2020 is targeting Latino voters in nontraditional areas ... Trump won the state — home to about 12.8 million people — by around 44,000 votes, ...


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15 Latinx Celebs Who Hail from LA

They're actually from Los Angeles, like these 15 Latinx stars. Each of these celebs comes from either Los Angeles proper, or another city within Los ...


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UI creates Latinx Living Learning Community to unite students

In an effort to provide a healthy transition into college life and offer a platform for students who identify as Latinx, the University of Iowa created a new ...


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Camila Mendes talks about getting 'glossy' for her 'Riverdale' audition

“The fact that it's a Latinx family is very important because we're being portrayed in a way that not all Latinx characters get to be portrayed. They're ...


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Why Aurora Perrineau Won't Ever Play a Latina

Latinx representation in Hollywood is notoriously limited with a study released earlier this year that only 3 percent of the 100 top-selling films featured ...


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