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Tuesday, 5 February 2019

LGBTQ community holds pride, oppose Transgender Bill

LGBTQ community holds pride, oppose Transgender Bill
LGBTQ community said that the past marches had a hint of aggressive vibe demanding the revoking of the archaic law, but this time people were ...

Democratic majority pushes Legislature to left

Democratic majority pushes Legislature to left
- Democrats aim to push against abstinence-only sex education, while requiring that participating students learn about LGBTQ relationships. They've ...

Non-discrimination laws should protect LGBTQ Arizonans, too

Non-discrimination laws should protect LGBTQ Arizonans, too
- And while six municipalities in Arizona have LGBTQ-inclusive ordinances inclusive of sexual orientation and gender identity, this means that in over ...

LGBTQ student statistics

LGBTQ student statistics
- 87 percent of LGBTQ students in Oklahoma report regularly hearing homophobic remarks in school, according to the the Gay, Lesbian and Straight ...

Will influential LGBTQ group back mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot?

Will influential LGBTQ group back mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot?
- The competition for Chicago's LGBTQ vote is fierce. That's why dozens of politicians donned their tuxedos and gold lamé for Saturday night's sold-out ...

The big lie of 'Ban the Bible': Texas Republicans say LGBTQ equality would 'outlaw Christianity'

The big lie of 'Ban the Bible': Texas Republicans say LGBTQ equality would 'outlaw Christianity'
- Conservatives warn a new crop of pro-LGBTQ bills would “effectively ban the Bible” in the state of Texas. Right-wing websites have taken issue with ...

Trump Administration Grants Waver to Allow LGBTQ Discrimination in Adoption Agencies

Trump Administration Grants Waver to Allow LGBTQ Discrimination in Adoption Agencies
- While to some, access to wedding cakes may seem superficial, these measures are impacting LGBTQ people's access to other aspects of a normal life ...

Queer Eye Star Karamo Brown Makes Exciting Announcement

Queer Eye Star Karamo Brown Makes Exciting Announcement
- Several other LGBTQ celebrities, notably television host James Vaughn, commended Karamo on his latest venture. “Yessssss friend. So proud of you!

Inequality is so bad, even Fox News anchors decry capitalism

Inequality is so bad, even Fox News anchors decry capitalism
Inequality is so bad, even Fox News anchors decry capitalism ... After he said in December that immigrants made America “poorer and dirtier”, more ...

Americans should not care about income inequality

Americans should not care about income inequality
- According to the left, America is a ruthless, unforgiving aristocracy wrought with income inequality and poverty propagated by the evils of the ...

Want to Eradicate Hunger in America? Take on Racism.

Want to Eradicate Hunger in America? Take on Racism.
- You cannot take on poverty and hunger without taking on historical and contemporary discrimination,” Chilton told The Nation. “If we are just fighting ...

Green New Deal possible solution, requires serious consideration

Green New Deal possible solution, requires serious consideration
- Climate change and poverty are only two of many problems Americans disagree on. The sooner we address and find solutions to those problems, the ...

13 million people in poverty are disconnected from the social safety net. Most of them are white.

13 million people in poverty are disconnected from the social safety net. Most of them are white.
- More than a quarter of people living in poverty in the U.S. receive no help from food stamps and other nutrition programs, subsidized housing, cash ...

Is Living Paycheck to Paycheck the New Normal for Middle-Class America?

Is Living Paycheck to Paycheck the New Normal for Middle-Class America?
- Millions of middle-class Americans are just one missed paycheck away from poverty,” reports Aimee Picchi for CBS ...

America wants to soak the rich

America wants to soak the rich
- Soak the rich: America says go for it — I write at some length here about the remarkable popularity enjoyed by proposals to raise taxes on the wealthy, ...

What's really radical? Not taxing the rich

What's really radical? Not taxing the rich
- This plan, I promise all of you, will create the greatest version of America ... soaring inequality is starting to threaten the basic fabric of American life.