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Tuesday, 4 August 2020

Michigan Teacher of the Year talks anti-racism, LGBTQ inclusion in the classroom

“Whether or not [my students] are also LGBTQ, I might be the first person they've ever seen who stands up and just says, like it's a normal thing that ...


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SF Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District hires new manager

The San Francisco Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District Board of Directors has selected a new district manager. Cal Callahan, a 67-year-old gay man, ...


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LGBTrump activist arrested twice for defacing Black Lives Matter mural

However, LGBTQ Trump supporters — and LGBTQ Republicans more broadly — are in the minority. In the 2016 presidential election, Hillary Clinton ...


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LGBTQ Employees Can Sue for Termination – What Other Employment Policies Do You Now Need ...

The ruling is significant for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) American workers, indeed. But the implications of the Court's ...


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Hudson Valley LGBTQ Advocate and Art Gallerist Remembered for Community Contributions

That activism work influenced the beginning of the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center in Kingston. "One of the great things about Cusie was ...


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Scots council seeks clarification over LGBT rights in Krakow

“The city is within [an administrative region] that has declared itself an 'LGBT-free zone', but as recently as 2019 the city's Mayor ensured LGBTQ+ ...


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Slowly At First, Then In Rapid Course: LGBTQ Rights Rulings in the Decade Since Perry v ...

In Bostock, the Court again landed on the side of LGBTQ justice: In an opinion penned by Justice Neil Gorsuch the Court issued a landmark ruling ...


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Private Christian university says no sex outside heterosexual marriage. LGBTQ alumni say that ...

Druif's sentiments were also echoed in the Rainbow Report, an internal document submitted to the school last year with LGBTQ alumni reflections of ...


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Numbers show Blacks don't matter equally in police incidents

Most White Americans are not aware of the extent and nature of racial inequality ... the historic and ongoing structural and systemic racism in America.


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'They have to defend themselves': US Marshals speak out on violent clashes with Portland protestors

... people running the U.S. Marshals Service reflected on the Portland protests — meant to shine a light on racial inequality and police use of force in ...


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'That is power': US cities embrace people's budgets amid policing debate

As protests over racial inequality continue to sweep across America, many demonstrators have settled on one goal: redirecting ...


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Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses COVID-19 racial disparities

Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses COVID-19 racial disparities. Infectious disease expert urges clinical trials. 


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Black and White Workers Diverge on Racial Inequity in American Workplaces

The study, surveying HR professionals and American workers during June 2020, examines race and inequality in the workplace. Key findings from ...


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British music stars blast antisemitism, resurrect Rock Against Racism

... it be systemic racism and racial inequality highlighted by continued police brutality in America or ... “Music brings joy and hope and connects us all.


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Albany's Racial Disparity In Marijuana Enforcement Continues

After the NYCLU report was released last year, the Albany branch of the NAACP met with police representatives to discuss the racial disparity. With no ...


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Local artists paint new, racial justice mural in West Allis

Inspired by the current racial and political tensions in America, it features local victims and pioneers. The artists painted images of Earnest Lacy and ...


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