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martes, 5 de noviembre de 2019

NY will fight 'repugnant' rule allowing adoption, foster care agencies to turn away ...

But LGBT groups said the administration's plan would reduce the pool of qualified parents wanting to adopt or foster a child. They said that nearly ...


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New regulations to allow both same-sex parents named on child's birth cert

When I met with LGBT families a number of weeks ago, they pointed out the impractical realities of our current laws and while we know some of their ...


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.. overwhelmingly abandoning vulnerable LGBT migrants to face abuse at Mexican border

Vulnerable LGBT+ migrants are being kept in Mexican border cities to face violence and abuse, despite the fact that they are supposed to be excluded ...


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Nationals Pitcher Sean Doolittle Boycotts White House Visit in Protest Against Trump

Sean Doolittle has been an outspoken advocate for LGBT rights, refugees and disability rights. Doolittle, who has a brother-in-law who is autistic, said ...


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LGBT fans will be welcomed in Qatar says Liverpool CEO

Liverpool chief executive Peter Moore says the Premier League leaders have been given assurances that LGBT fans will be ...


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Parents defy schools forcing LGBT lessons on students

In addition, the Christian parents' group is going straight to the British government to put an end to the mandatory LGBT-inclusive curriculum that ...


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New Rule Would Allow Faith-Based Adoption Agencies To Deny Service To LGBT Couples

 On Friday, Trump's administration proposed a rule that would allow faith-based foster care and adoption ...


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Trump HHS Proposes Rule to Allow Federal Funds for Adoption Groups That Oppose LGBT Adopters

On Nov. 1, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a proposed rule change that would allow ...


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98 Percent of Hispanics Reject 'Latinx' Label

The terms included Hispanic, Latino/Latina, Chicano/Chicana, Latinx, ... it the least-preferred term for Hispanic people among Hispanics themselves.


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UNC brings hope with rising activist

Yosimar Reyes identifies as part of the Latinx community, specifically as a DACA recipient and the LGBTQ community. His poetry is a mix of Spanish ...


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Reading expected to elect first Latinx mayor

That story tracks with the experiences of many residents in the city, which has attracted Latinx people, primarily those of Puerto Rican and Dominican ...


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To increase diversity at specialized high schools, City Council greenlights new task force

While black and Latinx students represent about 70 percent of the city, Barron said, they represent “about 10 percent” of the student body in the city's ...


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Voces de la Frontera launches $1.6 million campaign for new headquarters

“Voces' vision is to continue to be a welcoming center for Wisconsin's immigrant, refugee and Latinx families, youth and allies, and expand our current ...


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Poll Finds Latinx People Don't Like to Be Called Latinx

Despite this monumental effort to be inclusive, it may fall on deaf ears, at least with Latinx voters: A recent survey conducted by market research ...


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J Balvin is Destigmatizing Mental Illness for Young Latinxs

Historically, the Latinx community is known for stigmatizing mental illness and instead choosing to deal with problems like this on your own. But it's ...


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Mets' new manager Carlos Beltran has made NYC history

Not only has he been named the Mets' first Latino manager in team history, he also ... “To the people in Puerto Rico, my mom and dad, blessings.


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