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jueves, 28 de noviembre de 2019

Buttigieg: Religious Liberty Limited “When It Does Harm”

... Mayor Pete Buttigieg briefly discussed with Caffeinated Thoughts the tension between religious liberty and the liberty interests of LGBT Americans.


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Utah Becomes 19th State to Ban 'Conversion Therapy' for LGBT Children

The announcement from Republican Governor Gary Herbert on Tuesday marks a big win for the LGBT community in the state and across the nation.


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Transgender people in China fight to improve conditions despite grim circumstances

Meanwhile, in August, 2018, the Beijing LGBT Centre created a national transgender hotline for suicide to prevention and urgent help – the first of its ...


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A dark day for free speech as judge bans parents' LGBT protests

of the most repressive decisions of recent times, the High Court has banned any further demonstrations against pro-LGBT classes outside ...


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Testing the limits of LGBT acceptance in Taiwan: Interview with filmmaker Ming Lang Chen

A recently released and already awarded Taiwanese movie tests the limits of acceptance of LGBT people as the country became the first in Asia to ...


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'Is bum boys OK?' - Justice minister defends Boris use of term as 'free speech'

"Oh you have to be from the LGBT community to find that offensive?" questioned Mair, as he continued to ask why the LGBT community vote for a ...


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Court ban for Birmingham LGBT lesson protesters does nothing to address their concerns, or their ...

The court imposed ban on the anti-LGBT demonstrators at a Birmingham primary school, rather than quell the protests, may increase tensions in a ...


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Chick-fil-A donated to 'extreme anti-Christian' organizations

When well known Christian fast-food organization Chick-fil-A has decided to halt funding to the Salvation Army due to what critics called “anti-LGBT ...


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Actor John Leguizamo wants to showcase a Latino superhero — and he's looking for a little help

It's about an ex-con named Max Gomez who will use his powers to help his fellow Latino community. “I want to show people that if you grow up ...


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Recognizing Latina Equal Pay Day as November comes to an end

Unluckily for me, as a Hispanic woman, my “Equal Pay Day” doesn't ... I always knew that I fell into the section of people who would have to fight extra ... “The wage gap for women who identify as 'Hispanic or Latino' is larger than that ...


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Everybody Changes is a Panamanian cinematic breakthrough

Montenegro, who is an out gay Latino, says the film “uncovered an even more taboo subject (aspect) in ... The real-life of trans people in the country is submerged in homophobia, the product of a crisis in freedom of thought.”.


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Number of Latino Trump Supporters Is Surprisingly Growing, According to Poll

Number of Latino Trump Supporters Is Surprisingly Growing, According to Poll ... Trump is gaining a significant number of Latino ... government not giving their best people labeled as "Mexican immigrants" to the US ...


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Latino Student Told to 'Speak English' at El Paso High School

So, you would think that people would be respectful of the predominately Mexican culture that inhabits El Paso. Unfortunately, that is not the case.


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Girl Ultra Thinks the 'Latin Boom' Is a Myth

There's never been a more opportune time for Latinx artists to impact contemporary R&B than right now. Not that Latinos in R&B are an entirely new ...


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Salinas' Latino immigrants add their own flavor to tradition

Nearly three quarters of its residents are Latinx (a recently coined gender-neutral term), and majority are of Mexican heritage. Yet, el día de Acción de ...


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California gang laws are keeping black and Latino people in prison

In August 2019, 6% of people in California state prisons had them. More than 90% of incarcerated people with gang enhancements are black or Latino ...


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