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Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Religious liberty vs. LGBTQ rights: Controversial adoption bill puts Tennessee on the front line of ...

The fight pitting LGBTQ rights against religious liberty continues to rage in the U.S., and a controversial adoption bill poised to become law in ...


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49ers' Sowers to be first LGBTQ coach in Super Bowl history

Every Super Bowl is historic, but next month's Super Bowl LIV in Miami will be a special landmark for LGBTQ sports fans. Offensive assistant coach ...


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Multiple bills could threaten LGBTQ protections in Florida

On a day that is all about celebrating equality, Florida's LGBTQ community feels like it is under fire from ...


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First LGBTQ-friendly church launched

Guyana's first “Open and Affirming” Church, was launched two weeks ago under the title “Hope of Christ Anglican Church The United Anglo-Catholic ...


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LGBTQ or bust: Some churches say it's worth splitting for

While finding a religious organization can be a life-changing event for many, it can be a struggle for members of the LGBTQ community.


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Indian LGBTQ short films get theatrical release in eight cities

South Asia's biggest LGBTQ film festival Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival is creating a landmark by getting theatrical releases of four ...


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Bisexuality is just as valid as every other letter in LGBTQ

Bisexual people face discrimination from both the straight and LGBTQ communities, which often doubt their existence because they are not seen as a ...


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Meet 6 LGBTQ Pennsylvanians working to improve the commonwealth

Aponte-Lee also had a hand in the creation of the Pride Alliance, her university's LGBTQ student organization. As a bisexual student, her goal was to ...


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The Mismeasurement of the American Main Street

The rise of the gig economy, financialization and the derivatives market, and yawning inequality in America have together given rise to secular, ...


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Latin Leap and Decacorn Team Up to Connect Asia and Latin America

A fixed mindset is the root cause of Latin American economic inequality, leaving growth opportunities on the table, even though, the region has an ...


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Will 1964 King “American Dream” Speech Echo in 2020 Democratic Debate on Capitalism?

In the address he laid out the underpinnings for his “Poor People's Campaign” that aimed to draw attention to our nation's vast wealth inequality and its ...


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In Davos, a search for meaning with capitalism in crisis

And despite repeated warnings about inequality, governments have not reversed its course,” said Paul O'Brien of Oxfam America in an emailed ...


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Racial inequality persists in health care, but this insurance plan is narrowing the gap

Almost 42 years after Dr. King's untimely passing, the U.S. has made strides toward realizing his vision, but discrimination still exists — both in plain ...


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Black Americans Most Are Left Behind By Progress Since Dr. King's Death

In 1968, only 10% of whites lived below the poverty line, compared to almost 34% of African Americans. Similarly, only 2.6% of white job seekers were ...


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Dr. King in today's America

And, sadly, he would see more people in poverty today than in his years ... Dr. King realized that in wealthy America unemployment is both cruel and ...


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Don't refer to them as 'the 'Polish child' or 'the Chinese child' – learn their name and use it

Third Culture Kids, ie those growing up in a country different to that of their parents' native land(s), are particularly prone to feeling they don't belong.


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