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lunes, 23 de diciembre de 2019

Croatia court rules same-sex couple can foster children

The decision's compliance with the Croatian Constitution was questioned by the pro-LGBT Association that filed a complaint to the Constitutional Court ...


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Same-sex kiss scene cut from Star Wars film released in Singapore

Films containing LGBT themes or content as a subplot may be restricted to viewers aged 18 and above according to guidelines. A 21-and-over age ...


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This decade has shown the LGBT community is a force to be reckoned with

While there's been progress this decade for the LGBT community there's also been pain – particularly around the world – and these threats to moving ...


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Sam Smith and Munroe Bergdorf celebrate 'all queer bodies' in alternative 'Qweens' speech

Sam Smith and Munroe Bergdorf are among the LGBT+ celebrities to star in an alternative 'Qweens' speech aimed at championing “all queer bodies”.


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Star Wars: Skywalker rise is censored in the Middle East by LGBT scene

But, unfortunately, fans of the Middle East will not be able to see the LGBT scene as it was censored. Finally, the premiere of the long-awaited movie ...


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Fairness for All Act draws opposition from both sides

The bill would amend the Civil Rights Act to protect LGBT people from discrimination in such contexts as employment, housing, adoption and places of ...


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Transgender woman accused of hate speech after wearing t-shirt proclaiming 'trans women are men'

A TUC spokesman told the Daily Telegraph: “The TUC is working with union representatives from across our elected LGBT committee to hear ...


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From ICASA to First Female Neurosurgeon; How Rwanda Sent Off 2019

To Rwanda, a country that has said less or nothing about LGBT people, everyone looked up expecting a harsh treatment to these groups that are, ...


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Latinos Are Still Left Behind in the Growing Tech Industry

Latinos Are Still Left Behind in the Growing Tech Industry .... However, behind the growing tech industry, it is still undeniable that people coming from ...


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First there were seven. Then 50. Then thousands of people, mostly Latino and many undocumented, who held a vigil on the lawn outside ...


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'Authenticity,' 'Culturally Relevant': Why Bernie Sanders Is Resonating With Latinos

"There is a huge distrust among the Latinx community with the Democratic party that they're not following through on their promises," Navarro said.


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Remnants of A Latino Christmas

Latinos are recognized for their zest of life. Best known to be invigorated people that take life by storm, it is no wonder our energy is infectious. We are ...


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Gender gap opens among Hispanics who could be key in 2020

Overall, Latinos are far more likely to be Democrats than Republicans, but ... "A man can feel the luxury of feeling that's not related to their own ...


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Larry Hamm Confirms His Bid to Win a Seat in the US Senate

For over 50 years, he has been fighting on behalf of Black people, Latino people, marginalized people, working class people, poor White people, ...


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Is South Florida Really the South? No – Not Even Close

Miami is home to many different types of people. While the majority of Miami's residents are white, over 72% of them are Hispanic or Latino. In Miami ...


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'Knives Out' sparks question of how to tell immigration stories

Some Latino viewers criticized the film's handling of an issue that was perhaps ... But when it comes to Latinos they're not presented as people; they're ...


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