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jueves, 31 de octubre de 2019

Russian Kids Are Patriotic, Apolitical and Tolerant of LGBT People — Study

Russian schoolchildren are largely unwilling to participate in political protests but are concerned about the environment and tolerant of LGBT people, ...


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New study shows religious leaders tackling LGBT issues make a majority of Singaporeans ...

The Straits Times (ST) reports that the respondents to the study pinpointed both LGBT issues as well as religion as what would most likely bring about ...


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LGBT Activists Won't Admit Anything's Wrong With A Man Flashing Children During Drag Queen ...

Drag Queen Story Hour, as it is known internationally, is intended to be an advocacy movement to normalize LGBT culture and open gender creativity ...


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Vague laws in Ohio open door to discrimination against LGBT individuals

LGBT people are still facing wide varieties of discrimination in Ohio due to vague laws and no protection across the entire state, only in specific cities.


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Amazon doesn't keep LGBT outreach in stock

From books to booze to pop-up tents to toiletries, tell Amazon what you want, and they'll deliver almost anything — except a straight answer about their ...


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Russian schoolchildren are overwhelmingly tolerant of LGBT people, study finds

Schoolchildren in Russia are highly tolerant of LGBT+ people, according to a sociological study on the views of youngsters in the country. 


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Here's what the LGBT community feels about the future ahead

Raipur Queer Pride March 2019 was recently organised at Marine drive. The event was flagged off from Ghadi chowk. Members and allies gather in ...


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'Golden Boy' screenwriter talks process, LGBT representation

This holds especially true for audiences seeking LGBT titles; an impressive new array of these appears almost monthly. With so many of these movies ...


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Study finds inequities in access to heart failure care

The team found that patients who self-identified as black, Latinx, female or over the age of 75 were less likely to be admitted to the cardiology service, ...


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Reports: Underrepresented Students at Illinois Institutions Impacted by Budget Cuts

It affects Black and Latinx students in Illinois in different ways but all to some degree because of how those costs are being shifted to students.”.


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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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The surprise voting bloc Bernie is banking on to win the nomination

"We are seeing the Latino population growing very significantly. We're seeing young people getting involved in the political process in a very important ...


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The Impact Leader: Damian Rivera looks to expand professional horizons for Latinos

“ALPFA, as an organization, I believe has just an amazing opportunity to touch a lot of people and truly make a difference globally,” said Rivera.


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Across the Country, People Are Making Día De Muertos Ofrendas to Remember El Paso Shooting ...

As Día de Muertos nears, Latino communities across the nation are creating altars to remember the 22 people who passed away during the El Paso ...


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Be aware of cultural appropriation and offensive costumes before celebrating Halloween

“When it comes to Hispanic and Latino costumes, I would also say that I've seen some pretty traumatic costumes. I don't think it's funny when people ...


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'Healthcare scare': Fresh trends reveal health challenges for Latinos in the United States

Among the different ethnic groups in the U.S., Latinos still fare the worst ... If the data shows that there are people who aren't getting the help they need ...


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