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Monday, 6 July 2020

“Straight Pride” makes less and less sense the more than you think about it

... think of all the heterosexual and cisgender young people struggling with their mainstream identities amid all the increased LGBTQ acceptance?


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Polish president proposes constitutional ban on same-sex couples adopting

During the election campaign he called LGBTQ+ rights a “foreign ideology.” Polish president Andrzej Duda has proposed a constitutional ban on same- ...


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MasterChef star Khanh Ong hopes to 'change the world' - after leaving fans devastated with his ...

'I did not grow up with a gay Asian refugee on my TV screen and I think it is needed.' Crusade: 'I want to push diversity, I want to push the LGBTQI+ ...


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Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me Resonates For Major Reasons

Furthermore, LGBTQ teens are more than their sexualities, so they are also experiencing "typical" high school things along with their personal journeys, ...


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Harry Potter Scribe JK Rowling In Another Twitter Tussle Over Hormone Prescriptions

It's the second social media tussle the Harry Potter scribe has faced in two months after angering the LGBTQ community and supporters in Junr over ...


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Your chocolate chip cookie should be doing more work for you

It's a fun, celebratory, inspiring read at a moment when most LGBTQ Pride events must be held remotely. Queer Eye's Antoni Porowski offers chickpea ...


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Scotland to become world's first country with LGBTQ-inclusive school curriculum from 2021

The progressive decision was taken in November 2018 by Scottish ministers who accepted the recommendations to deliver LGBTQ-inclusive education ...


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“I remain unapologetic” Anita Nderu on show featuring members of the LGBTQ community

On sharing the teaser on her Instagram page, Nderu warned that the content would be 18+ and that the episode took a tangent. “I am very pro LGBTQ ...


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What does the phrase 'Black Lives Matter' mean?

Why are there huge protests in the US and around the world? Since the events of 2013, more incidents have taken place across America ...


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Black Muslims are often overlooked in conversations about Islam, and ... a convenience store owned by a Palestinian American Muslim man — who ...


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I used to feel that because I hadn't personally faced blatant racism in my life, then such a thing couldn't be part of the Black narrative in America today. I ...


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Recently, Martin highlighted important moments in African-American history on his Instagram account in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.


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The Southwest Washington League of United Latin American Citizens Council ... by the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly for Black and Latino people.


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Millions of Americans have been demonstrating against police brutality and racial inequality since the May killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black ...


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The politics of race are shifting, and politicians are struggling to keep pace

Race has been a defining issue in American politics since before the ... black Americans and exposed a broader range of inequalities that persist in ...


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Black lives matter — including those of unborn babies

That's about the same disparity seen in U.S. correctional facilities, where blacks ... more likely than whites to grow up in such poverty-stricken areas.


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