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Wednesday, 1 April 2020

LGBTQ Funders Scramble to Protect Vulnerable Communities

SAGE (Advocacy and Services for LGBT Elders) in NYC, a top 2018 LGBTQ funding grantee, has temporarily closed its centers. But it will carry out ...


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Supporting and Caring for our LGBTQ Elders During COVID-19

That includes older adults -- especially LGBTQ older adults. With that in mind, the HRC Foundation and Advocates and Services for LGBT Elders ...


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Anti-LGBTQ hate group will defend megachurch pastor arrested for defying coronavirus measures

The anti-LGBTQ hate group Liberty Counsel has announced they will represent Florida pastor Rodney Howard-Browne after he was arrested for ...


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'An Activist, a Warrior, a Mother to So Many.' Lorena Borjas, Pillar of New York Trans Community ...

A pillar of New York City's Latinx LGBTQ community, Borjas had long been known as a staunch defender of the rights of trans people, Latinx people, ...


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On MSNBC, Trevor Project's Amit Paley talks about the unique challenges facing LGBTQ youth ...

Right now, according to the Trevor Project, there are more than 1.8 million LGBTQ youth in the United States between the ages of 13 and 24 who ...


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COVID-19 & LGBTQ Clients: Considerations for Child Welfare Organizations

... discuss the impact COVID-19 is having on child welfare organizations and key considerations related to LGBTQ inclusion during this uncertain time.


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Celebrating the Voices of Our Bi+ and Trans Community

Moreover, transgender people and people of color comprise large portions of the bisexual community –– with more than 40% of LGBTQ people of ...


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Second man dies from coronavirus after attending Winter Party in Miami Beach

“The National LGBTQ Task Force is mourning the passing of a loyal volunteer, Ron Rich, who succumbed to COVID-19 over the weekend,” the National ...


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An epidemiologist explains how the GOP laid the foundation for America's coronavirus catastrophe

His forthcoming book, “Healing Politics,” examines America's deep levels of structural inequality and proposes a type of “empathy politics” to treat it.


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Rural broadband in the time of coronavirus

Americans who can telework are avoiding the office, bringing the inequality of ... If rural America returns to broadband as usual, it will mean public ...


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Latin America's glaring inequality as COVID-19 spreads across the region

The coronavirus is taking root in the world's most unequal region after many of Latin America's first cases arrived with members of the elite returning ...


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The coronavirus crisis has exposed the ugly truth about celebrity culture and capitalism

Far from being a “great equaliser”, coronavirus has made inequality ... to the support we receive from readers like you across America in all 50 states.


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How To Close The Inequality Wealth Gap According To 5 Black Women In Finance

But while that figure reflects America's considerable wealth, other statistics paint a less positive financial picture. For example, in 2018, families whose ...


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Cuomo could be the leader the Democratic Party and nation desperately need

Or will he continue to accept the inequality that characterizes American society today and stand by his cuts to vital services such as Medicaid — not ...


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The Post-Coronavirus World Will Be Far Worse Than The Pre-Coronavirus World

... are that the post-coronavirus-plagued world will have even more inequality of ... (In America, keeping the poor away from the voting-booths, and ...


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Coronavirus: the relative merits of Latin The usa, with the fight in opposition to the pandemic

... and inequality in Latin America it has the pros to offer with the disaster, and, ... The distance from Latin The us, Asia, and Europe, regions that are ...


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