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Thursday, 13 August 2020

Senators approve LGBTQ resolution and celebrate the summer's Supreme Court decision

First, state senators voted on a resolution that affirmed a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling that an employer who fires a person for being gay or ...


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Hits Black LGBTQ People with Double Whammy: Report

Although research has shown Blacks have been hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic, a new report shows Blacks are who also LGBTQ suffer ...


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Pete and Chasten Buttigieg to Be Honored by Equality California During Virtual Celebration

Equality California is the nation's largest statewide LGBTQ civil rights organization. “2020 has challenged the LGBTQ+ community in ways we could ...


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FreeState Justice to expand LGBTQ, racial justice work

“What the LGBTQ community of color needs most in Baltimore City is access to basic resources and affirming care,” said Ngaire Philip, the director of ...


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Five Revealing Moments of Kamala Harris' Bay Area LGBTQ Advocacy

One thing was clear: for many in the Bay Area's LGBTQ community, this critical decision felt personal. The emotional reactions reflect Harris' own ...


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The Gay Tahini controversy explained

The trouble started with Zaher's decision to donate to The Aguda, an Israeli LGBTQ organization, to start a support hotline for queer Palestinian citizens ...


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SCV resident hopes to open LGBTQ center

Santa Clarita Valley resident Finley Walker is working toward his goal of creating a safe space for the LGBTQ community, a population he feels has ...


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LGBTQ organization condemns alleged homophobic statement by Holyoke city councilor

A national organization that advocates for LGBTQ leaders in public office is condemning what it calls a “homophobic” ...


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The Impact Of The Pandemic On Developing Countries

Why has the coronavirus hit Latin America so hard? Obvious possible reasons include the region's inequality, large densely populated cities, many ...


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Transparency is critical for progress on diversity

... and Johnnetta B. Cole, president of the National Council of Negro Women, about the need for Corporate America to address racial inequality. cnn ...


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Study uncovers long correlation between income inequality and access to education

A new study going back nearly a century uncovered a link between access to education and income inequality in America. The findings were released ...


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Latin America infrastructure woes add to inequality

The poorest workers and households shoulder an inequitable share of the cost of ramshackle transportation, dirty water, serial power outages and ...


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What Should Post COVID-19 Crisis America Look Like?

The American Federation of Teachers Lays Out a Bold Vision of a Just ... economic inequality, and the whole array of injustices that helped put us in ...


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America's Death March

The manufacturing jobs shipped overseas will not return and the social inequality will grow. The for-profit health care system will gouge the public and ...


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Red Sox to address social justice issues in Opening Day ceremony

... night during the national anthem of their exhibition game against the Oakland Athletics to protest police brutality and racial inequality in America.


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Infrastructure transformation will generate big windfall for Latin America and Caribbean

Infrastructure improvements will reduce inequality and help vulnerable populations especially hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. As service ...


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