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Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Bullying a common precursor before LGBTQ youth suicides, Yale study finds

Bullying is often a precursor to suicide among LGBTQ youth, Yale researchers say. Their study urges more interventions against bullying. Bullying plays ...


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9 Great, Oft-Overlooked LGBTQ Shows to Watch for Pride Month

We've compiled a list of nine shows involving the LGBTQ community that are heartfelt, humorous, real, and educational, representing almost every ...


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14 LGBTQ Shows on Netflix That are Perfect to Binge ASAP

... Netflix binge, because you definitely won't want to stop once you get into all these incredible shows. Here are all the best LGBTQ shows on Netflix.


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Pride Month Is Nearly Here, So Here's Your 2020 Gift Guide

Skittles has given up its rainbow through the end of June to support and celebrate the LGBTQ community. For every bag of the colorless packs ...


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Planning Your Legacy -VA Benefits For LGBTQ Servicemembers And Veterans

As members of the LGBTQ community, we understand you may face many challenges. The last thing you need to be stressed about is end of life ...


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LGBTQ rights ballot initiative organizer sues state election officials

The group is collecting signatures for a ballot initiative that would add anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people to Michigan's Elliott-Larsen ...


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'Out On Patrol' launches to help LGBTQ law enforcement officers and allies

Law enforcement officers who identify as LGBTQ and their allies now have access to a new B.C. peer-support organization created just for them.


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Commission Settles With Anti-LGBTQ Street Preacher

Bishop was shouting anti-LGBTQ rhetoric through a megaphone at people attending the 2019 Athens Pride Festival when two ACCPD officers ...


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Parents returning to work struggle with child care

Millions of americans are juggling full time jobs, taking care of the kids and distance learning. Eager to get the country back to some state of normal, ...


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Countering COVID-19 impacts on children from low-income households

The COVID-19 pandemic has magnified the social, educational and health care disparities already plaguing the nearly 40 million Americans the US ...


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The COVID-19 pandemic response is a covert war against black people

Cassidy dismissed any discussion of racial disparities as little more than ... Such ideas are prevalent in the debunked (but recently resurgent) “race ...


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Models indicate state can meet COVID-19 hospital bed capacity

Forty percent of confirmed COVID-19 cases are in people of unknown race/ethnicity, 21% in White/Non-Hispanic, 20% in Hispanic or Latino, 12% ...


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Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer addresses COVID-19 disparities among race

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer called the racial disparities exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic "unacceptable" in a Facebook town hall Tuesday ...


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Wellmark employees sue, alleging racial discrimination; seek up to $5 million

Three longtime Des Moines-area employees of Wellmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield are suing the company for alleged racial discrimination, saying it ...


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Joe Biden can't afford to lose black voters

... support for busing" of Delaware students out of their home districts to achieve racial desegregation gave progressive voters grounds to oppose him.


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How Gender and Racial Discrimination Lead to a Double Wage Gap for African American Women

A recent report details how gender and racial wage gaps fuel corporate profits and leave African American women involuntarily forfeiting billions of ...


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