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martes, 26 de noviembre de 2019

Tolerance toward LGBT people is rising globally

LGBT people have seen a rise in tolerance in almost every region of the world over the last decade, according to an index released on Monday.


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Remembering the transgender community: Together we can put an end to the violence against ...

But what that we do is it would provide federal protections for all LGBT individuals. In 27 states, it's still possible to be fired for being LGBT. You can be ...


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DOJ workers call out Barr over Supreme Court arguments against LGBT protections

DOJ Pride, a group representing LGBT Justice Department employees, wrote a letter to Barr dated Friday saying that the administration's stance on ...


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Pregnant, disabled and LGBT candidates being banned by Indonesian ministries

Several Indonesian ministries are banning pregnant, disabled and LGBT candidates, according to a damning report from the country's Ombudsman.


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LGBT group cuts ties with Martina Navratilova over 'cheating' trans women comments

LGBT group cuts ties with Martina Navratilova over 'cheating' trans women comments America-based pro LGBT group Ally Athlete has broken off its ...


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What the left doesn't want to mention about New York City hate crimes

Then there's the anti-LGBT violence. The most recent quarterly report tallies 20 incidents, bringing the total number of attacks over the past 12 months ...


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'Religion cannot stop LGBT education', says Ofsted boss

All children must learn about same sex couples regardless of their religious background, the head of Ofsted says. Chief inspector Amanda Spielman ...


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This is how Corbyn, Johnson and Swinson voted on major LGBT issues and legislation

He backed the equal age of consent, civil partnerships, abolition of Section 28, and the introduction of same-sex marriage in England, Wales and ...


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Immigration raids are tied to worse mental health among Latinos

Researchers examined data on people who identified as Hispanic or Latino in nationally-representative behavioral health surveys that were ...


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Really, Mike? Mayor eyes Black vote, apologizes for stop and frisk

Young Black and Latino males were innocent 80 percent of the time,” and “Black and Latino people were more likely to be frisked than whites and, ...


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With Shop Latinx, This Latina Entrepreneur Invents Game-Changer in Online Selling

Three years back, the business owner of Shop Latinx had multi-tasked two jobs as a babysitter and as an Uber driver. Shop Latinx was established by ...


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'No Two Latinxs Are the Same': Afro-Latinx Academics Carve Out Their Space at NYU

The College of Global Public Health first-year wrote in an email that she identifies as Afro-Latina and has always been proud of her family's Latinx ...


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Latino leaders say 2020 census participation critical for Illinois' Latino population

As of 2018, Illinois had a Latino population of 2.21 million people, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Chicago's population has remained stable ...


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John Leguizamo is Creating a Comic Book Featuring a Latinx Superhero

Hollywood legend, 55-year old Latino actor, producer, and playwright John Leguizamo has a new project: a comic book with a Latino superhero as the ...


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The 'Forgotten' History Of Anti-Latino Violence In The US

“So violence at the hands of police, of U.S. soldiers, in some cases people ... especially today with the rise of anti-immigrant, anti-Latino sentiment.” ...


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Billionaire Mike Bloomberg says stop saying these 2 words if you want to be successful

And he advises young people to eliminate two words from their vocabulary if ... by police, which disproportionately impacted black and Latino people.


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