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Tuesday, 8 January 2019

LGBTQ Video Game Exhibition Opens In Berlin

LGBTQ Video Game Exhibition Opens In Berlin
- Berlin's Schwules Museum has opened a brand new exhibition named “Rainbow Arcade” to celebrate the history of LGBTQ culture and stories in ...

How the Trump Administration's Attacks on Title IX Hurt LGBTQ Survivors

How the Trump Administration's Attacks on Title IX Hurt LGBTQ Survivors
- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' latest proposed Title IX guidelines continue the Trump administration's attack on LGBTQ ...

Elizabeth Warren Speaks to One Anti-LGBTQ Mark on Her Record

Elizabeth Warren Speaks to One Anti-LGBTQ Mark on Her Record
- Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign staff has addressed the one anti-LGBTQ mark on her record. Warren, the first Democrat to ...

Kevin Hart apologises again to LGBTQ community, Chris Rock doesn't want to host Oscars

Kevin Hart apologises again to LGBTQ community, Chris Rock doesn't want to host Oscars
- Kevin Hart has once again issued an apology to the LGBTQ community for his old homophobic tweets, while his contemporary Chris ...

New Orleans police seek opinions from LGBTQ community

New Orleans police seek opinions from LGBTQ community
- The New Orleans Police Department is inviting members of the city's LGBTQ community to take part in an anonymous online ...

Denver City Council outlaws quackery aimed at “training” LGBTQ kids to be straight

Denver City Council outlaws quackery aimed at “training” LGBTQ kids to be straight
- The Denver City Council on Monday unanimously approved a ban on “conversion therapy,” or the ill-fated attempt by adults to teach children ...

New rule bans LGBTQ employment discrimination in House of Representatives

New rule bans LGBTQ employment discrimination in House of Representatives
- When the 116th Congress met for the first time on Thursday, the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives passed a package of rules that will ...

Bradford library launches new LGBTQ adult programming

Bradford library launches new LGBTQ adult programming
- New social events for LGBTQ adults, in partnership with The Gilbert Centre, will complement existing drop-in programs for LGBTQ youth in Bradford ...

Social media linked to higher risk of depression in teen girls

Social media linked to higher risk of depression in teen girls
- Social media linked to higher risk of depression in teen girls ... Social media has been linked to a higher risk of depression among teenage girls.

One of America's most progressive new political leaders is a white, middle-aged man

One of America's most progressive new political leaders is a white, middle-aged man
- He has other major problems to deal with, including the fact that California has the highest poverty rate in the US, massive income inequality, and a ...

By the Best Definition, the Poverty Rate Should Be Tripled

By the Best Definition, the Poverty Rate Should Be Tripled
Poverty should not be defined simply by the number of dollars that an American can scrape together each year. But poverty deniers won't look deeper, ...

Stop Saying 'America Isn't Ready'

Stop Saying 'America Isn't Ready'
- If you have a proposal that will meaningfully improve our inequality-wracked nation, it will ... America isn't ready to stop putting millions of people in jail.

Is America's future capitalist or socialist?

Is America's future capitalist or socialist?
- The third idea is that we don't need to worry about the level of income inequality because all that really matters, at least in terms of morality and ...

Two Native women in Congress isn't enough to end the systemic violence Native girls face

Two Native women in Congress isn't enough to end the systemic violence Native girls face
- For a Native American girl growing up in Trump's America today, there ... traces the depth of inequality and deprivation faced by native communities.

On taxes, Ocasio-Cortez has the right impulse but the wrong remedy

On taxes, Ocasio-Cortez has the right impulse but the wrong remedy
- Ocasio-Cortez is pointing a spotlight on the pressing issue of economic inequality in America, and on the role of current American tax policy in ...

Why income inequality in India may be fuelling populist politics

Why income inequality in India may be fuelling populist politics
Inequality in the country may not be as high as the French economist would have made us believe, but it is worryingly high, as this column has pointed ...