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lunes, 30 de diciembre de 2019

What's happening to LGBT rights in China after Taiwan's new law on same-sex marriage

Meg Jing Zeng, Queensland University of Technology. “So much smog here, how can we see the rainbow?” 


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LGBT refugees: Repeatedly attacked in Kenya but unable to leave

On Christmas Day, LGBT refugees in Kenya again were the targets of homophobic attacks. It was just the latest outrage against LGBT asylum-seekers ...


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Captain Marvel 2 May Feature Two LGBT Relationships

Throw in actress Brie Larson's cries for more LGBT representation as well, and at this point it seems that it's all but confirmed that Captain Marvel is ...


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Margaret Court Takes Aim At Trans Athletes Ahead Of Aus Open Celebrations

"And you know with that LGBT, they'll wish they never put the T on the end of it because, particularly in women's sports, they're going to have so many ...


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When Society Curbs Its Own Freedom of Expression

Without the kiss, it's unlikely that the public, as well as the press, will take note of the long struggle for equal marriage rights by LGBT community.


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The story on social media of the alleged killer of Julie Berman paints a tricky picture

Colin Harnack, a 29-year-old Toronto resident, was charged with second-degree murder, but his relationship with Berman and the LGBT community is ...


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How much do we know about the LGBT community in India?

Many young kids face harassment and bullying, and most teachers are not trained or empowered to respond to anti-LGBT bullying. Same goes for the ...


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Dolly Parton's 'Heartstrings' Anthology On Netflix Includes LGBT Themes

Netflix's LGBT-inclusive Heartstrings is an anthology series inspired by Dolly Parton's hit songs. Each hour-long episode is titled and themed after a ...


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Magic, Myths, and Assassins: 6 Latinx Fantasy Novels You Can't Miss

Want to check out new magical worlds filled with extraordinary world-building, incredible and unique characters, and an epic adventure you won't be ...


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Latino Men Are More Likely To Be Republican Than Latino Women, And It Could Be Key To 2020 ...

The group was almost all Hispanic women. “A man can feel the luxury of feeling that's not related to their own life-and-death situation,” Armendariz ...


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Vigil held outside governor's office for people in solitary confinement

People in solitary confinement are disproportionately Black and Latino people, young people, gender non-conforming people, and people with mental ...


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These Are the States With the Largest Hispanic Populations

It should be clear first that Hispanics refer to the people of Spanish-speaking in terms of origin or ancestry. Meanwhile, Latinos usually refer to people ...


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Judge smacks down GOP attempt to suppress black and Latino votes

The mandate identified several types of qualifying photo IDs and allowed people lacking one to get a free ID card or to fill out a form while voting ...


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“There Is Still Respect”: How One Latinx Family Is Navigating Their Political Differences

I was reporting for Latino USA on NPR, and we were doing an episode that got into the nuances of the Latinx electorate, our political differences, and ...


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Biden's new endorsement reflects battle for Latino support

“People realize it´s a matter of life and death for certain communities,” Rep. Tony Cárdenas, D-Calif., told The Associated Press in an interview, ...


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Hispanic voters are growing in power. Why are Democratic candidates ignoring them?

When the Latino Community Foundation sent questionnaires to Democratic presidential candidates asking where they stood on issues like education, ...


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In heavily white Iowa, Democratic candidates focus on minority communities

"I'm working in politics because I want people who look like me and who have ... It is more than 90 percent white, while the Hispanic or Latino population is 6.2 ... caucusgoers were African ...


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Miami Films Among Those Selected to Screen at Sundance Film Festival

“Like every Latino of a certain generation, Walter Mercado was a staple of my ... In a very macho Latino culture, he presented his non binary gender ... It was made here and we really want to share it with the people who helped make ...


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