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lunes, 4 de noviembre de 2019

Buttigieg calls latest Trump move enabling anti-LGBT bias a 'huge step backward'

Although Buttigieg said a lot of focus is on the Equality Act, legislation that would categorically ban anti-LGBT discrimination under federal law, more ...


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'Ladies and gentlemen' phrases banned as theatres are told to use gender-neutral language

LGBT rights campaigners say such expressions exclude people who identify as non-binary, such as singer Sam Smith, 27. The guidelines follow a ...


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Another Republican wants to ban gender-affirming medical treatment for youth

“It is also not an indictment of the LGBT community,” Ehrhart claims about the law, “it is specifically and narrowly defined. The bill is about child abuse.”.


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Regulations to allow same sex parents register both their names on their child's birth cert to be ...

In addition to these new rules, Harris has agreed to examine other areas of law reform required to support all LGBT families and he will be committing ...


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Trump to name Chad Wolf as acting Homeland Security secretary

Adoption groups could turn away LGBT parents under proposed rule ... agencies to deny their services to LGBT families on faith-based grounds.


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Wife speaks out about bullying, education after transgender husband commits suicide

A memorial hangs in Paducah's LGBT Welcome Center next to Channing Smith, a Tennessee teen that took his life when he was outed on social ...


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LGBT people are being let down by badly designed health and social care services

A lack of understanding among medical professionals contributes to poorer health outcomes for LGBT people. Action is needed to improve inclusivity, ...


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Teacher is suspended after 'segregating her students based on religious beliefs and whether they ...

Lopp is said to have segregated the students in her classroom by religious belief, following up with question about abortion and LGBT rights.


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Genderless woke label 'Latinx' is not popular among Latinos

Genderless woke label 'Latinx' is not popular among Latinos ... that a majority of people do not have a strong preference between the 'Latino' and ...


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Presidential Candidate Julian Castro is Hoping For a Boost in the Polls

... the range of support I have in this campaign from people all over the spectrum, ... On Saturday, Castro visited a local block party to speak with Latino voters ... I don't think that just because I'm Latino that I'm going to get everybody's ...


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When a Latino apparently isn't Latino enough

“Currently, for example, the Chico City Council is composed of seven non-Hispanic whites — no Latinos and no people of color.” Well, there's a really ...


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Makerspace pop-up offers opportunities

Latinx is a gender-neutral term used instead of Latino or Latina, according to Webster's New World College Dictionary. The “x” replaces the traditional ...


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Mayor Stone doesn't need a 'Latino-sounding' name to be part of community, say leaders

Mayor Stone doesn't need a 'Latino-sounding' name to be part of ... is composed of seven non-Hispanic whites — no Latinos and no people of color.”.


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Flamboyant Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado dies at 88

"It's not easy at the age of 88 to face 500 people trying to take pictures. ... Mercado, said the astrologer was an unlikely icon in the Latino community.


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US rights groups push for more representation of 'undercounted' Latinos

A new initiative aims to register a historic number of Latinos in Texas in the upcoming 2020 United States census, a count of the people living in the ...


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Dia de los Muertos is more than sugar skulls. What it means to Louisville immigrants

For Latino people in the U.S. and all over the world, Dia de los Muertos is a time to honor dead ancestors as their souls are believed to return to Earth ...


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