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lunes, 9 de diciembre de 2019

Chick-fil-A chickens out under boycott pressure

When LGBT activists learned the company donated to charities that support the definition of marriage as between a man and a woman and declared a ...


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Christian groups back new LGBT civil rights bill that protects religious institutions

It is the first time that a Republican in either chamber has introduced legislation that would codify discrimination protections for the LGBT community ...


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Anti-LGBT Protestors Ban from Primary School Made Permanent

In a win for the protestors, Warby lifted an earlier ban on Christian protestor John Allman, who was criticising LGBT education on social media on the ...


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Liam Payne 'reinforcing stereotypes' about bi women

Last year, Rita Ora apologised after a number of LGBT musicians accused her ... Rita Ora said she'd "never intentionally" cause harm to LGBT people.


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Anger at Prime Minister using civil rights card to cover up wrongdoing

He called on the Prime Minister to stop using the LGBT community as a slogan to collect votes in the ongoing constitutional crisis. “You didn't just ...


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LGBT couples make up more than 70% of Tumblr's top 100 ships of 2019 but TV execs still won't ...

Over 70 percent of Tumblr's top 100 ships of 2019 are LGBT+, leaving fans wondering just why TV executives are still so reluctant to show same-sex ...


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CHRC seeks to end LGBT discrimination

The Cambodian Human Rights Committee president spoke during a pro-LGBT event in Phnom Penh on Saturday and called on the public to end ...


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Richard E. Grant wants to see LGBT roles given to LGBT actors

Richard E. Grant says Hollywood should be casting LGBT actors for LGBT roles. The 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' star has said that Hollywood is ...


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"Latinos are still treated like invaders in the United States"

Although Latinos contributed to the formation of the United States from its very ... That's the point of the Latino Museum, to educate people who don't ...


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Rikers Guards Suspended For Allegedly Ignoring Teen Inmate As He Committed Suicide

Statistics show that Black and Latino people were nine times as likely as white people to be stopped by police officers when it came to the policy.


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Bloomberg apologizes for stop-and-frisk policy

“The fact is, far too many people were being stopped while we tried to (reduce crime) and the overwhelming majority of them were Black and Latino,” ...


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Latino Votes Crucial In Nevada, As Culinary Union Focuses On Turnout

Latino Votes Crucial In Nevada, As Culinary Union Focuses On Turnout ... For Nevada, that means this state of only about 3 million people plays an ...


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As Hispanic enrollment grows, universities explore strategies to help them succeed

Enrollment in graduate programs also more than doubled for Hispanic ... “Latinos and people of color in general are valuing higher education over ...


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New London's diversity was on display at swearing-in

Little wonder then that in this city of about 27,000 people, a growing Hispanic/Latino population -- about one-third of residents -- and its young ...


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Utah's hate crime numbers don't tell the whole story. Here's what we know.

On a Saturday evening in the summer of 2018, a group of three people ... allegedly yelled, “I'm here to kill a Mexican” and beat a Latino father and son.


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Why Aren't White Mothers Being Blamed for the Opioid Crisis Like Black Mothers During the Crack ...

In 2003, although over 66% of U.S. crack cocaine users were white or Latino, Black people made up more than 80% of the convictions under the ...


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