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lunes, 2 de diciembre de 2019

LGBTs still face discrimination

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has reported that almost 50% of LGBT people in Thailand still face discrimination at home and ...


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The pilot who came out as transgender at 58

Captain Cat Burton always knew she wanted to be a pilot after her father took her in a jet fighter when she was just six months old. She also wanted to ...


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Church of Sweden Shamed for 'Political Activism' as It Unveils First LGBT-Themed Altarpiece

Sweden's only LGBT altarpiece (Elisabeth Ohlsson Wallin) is received by St. Paul's church in Malmö. Of course, it hangs in the choir, next to the 'old' ...


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Parents ID'd as problem in school LGBT promotions

A Christian organization in the United Kingdom, where the LGBT agenda is advancing in public and private schools, is revealing what one school ...


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Yokohama recognizes partnerships for LGBT couples

The city of Yokohama near Tokyo began issuing certificates recognizing the partnerships of sexual minority and common-law couples on Monday.


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Mormon church pledges to reverse its anti-LGBT policy

The Mormon church has pledged to roll back a series of anti-LGBT policies introduced four years ago. In a surprise move, the Utah-based religious ...


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Stepping up to provide person-centered care to LGBT seniors

LGBT seniors may come from a variety of family backgrounds. They may be closeted, open about their identity or somewhere in between. Some will ...


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Health and Wellbeing Equality Index closing date

The Annual Health and Wellbeing Equality Index (HWEI) submissions are due. The HWEI is a free LGBT-Inclusive service delivery index that helps ...


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'Brown Water for Brown People': Making Sense of California's Drinking Water Crisis

Rarely are farmworkers — mostly Latino, Spanish speaking, and often undocumented .... Why would people settle in towns they knew had no water?


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Blacks, Hispanics can cut dementia risk with heart-healthy habits, UC Davis study finds

Among Hispanics diagnosed with dementia, 21 percent had ... “Many people…can have these vascular risk factors, but a lot of them can remain ...


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Immigration is a dicey issue for 2020 Democrats as they seek Latino vote

Immigration is a dicey issue for 2020 Democrats as they seek Latino vote .... Rojas rejects the suggestions that deportations can continue for people ...


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Latino business owners in Las Vegas optimistic, study shows

Latino business owners in Las Vegas optimistic, study shows ... said he has to hire about 10 people each month as workers move on to other projects.


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Portland police more likely to arrest, search black people than white, analysis shows

The commission's work comes on the heels of research released last week that found black and Latino people are overrepresented in nearly every ...


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'Making the electorate we need': Florida Democrats mount 'monumental' effort to reclaim state

The Democrats said they will put a particular emphasis on “LGBTQ voters, people living with disabilities, Hispanic and Latino voters, African ...


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Latino Voters Were A Force In Nevada In 2018. Who Will They Back In 2020?

What happens in Nevada could serve as a litmus test for the Latino vote. The swing ... Elizabeth Warren has had people in Nevada since January.


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Latinx fraternity hosts conversation on masculinity

Around 20 people gathered in the Office of LGBTQ Resources to talk about the topic, which is “not often discussed in the Latinx community,” according ...


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