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Thursday, 7 February 2019

LGBT families on cusp of dramatic growth, and millennials lead the way

LGBT families on cusp of dramatic growth, and millennials lead the way
- A survey out Wednesday reaffirms Koehler's reality: LGBTQ families are on the cusp of dramatic growth, and millennials are leading the way.

Idaho LGBTQ youth feel unsafe at school

Idaho LGBTQ youth feel unsafe at school
- Most of the Idaho youth who took part in a national survey of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer teenagers say they ...

Pete Buttigieg Makes Pitch to LGBTQ Voters in Bid to Become First Out Gay President

Pete Buttigieg Makes Pitch to LGBTQ Voters in Bid to Become First Out Gay President
- It's pronounced “Boot-a-judge.” That was the first thing South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg cleared up for the Washington Blade in response to ...

Kacey Musgraves Tells Grammy Museum How Trading Humor for Heart Led to Awards Love

Kacey Musgraves Tells Grammy Museum How Trading Humor for Heart Led to Awards Love
- That's definitely become much more of a thing since Musgraves has becomes a recognized champion for the LGBTQ community. Her CMA ...

Equality in the courtroom critical to LGBTQ activism

Equality in the courtroom critical to LGBTQ activism
- According to the LGBT Bar, a national association of legal professionals for the LGBTQ community, the gay and trans panic defense argues a victim's ...

Florida Lawmaker Slams Rick Scott: 'You Don't Care About LGBTQ Victims'

Florida Lawmaker Slams Rick Scott: 'You Don't Care About LGBTQ Victims'
- As Governor, Scott had a terrible record on gun control and LGBTQ issues. He supported Florida's ban on same-sex marriage and had an "A" rating ...

Cory Booker Grills Trump's Replacement for Brett Kavanaugh About Views on LGBTQ Rights: 'Are ...

Cory Booker Grills Trump's Replacement for Brett Kavanaugh About Views on LGBTQ Rights: 'Are ...
- On Tuesday, Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) grilled Neomi Rao, who has been nominated by Donald Trump to replace Supreme Court Justice Brett ...

4 LGBTQ Business And Money Podcast You're Probably Missing

4 LGBTQ Business And Money Podcast You're Probably Missing
- you combed the internet for LGBTQ or queer money and business podcasts, you'd be hard-pressed to find enough to populate your phone screen.

Seriously Taxing the Rich Will Take 'Guts' — and More

Seriously Taxing the Rich Will Take 'Guts' — and More
- Her previous attempts at making the U.S. tax code more progressive, she ... Caucus briefing, can be a mighty tool to help us “mitigate inequality.” Yes ...

How everyone can benefit from balance in their life

How everyone can benefit from balance in their life
- it will require mass political efforts addressing America's inequality. While the solution to burnout may be evasive, practicing self-care can keep the ...

Europe Has America's Globalization Problems on Steroids

Europe Has America's Globalization Problems on Steroids
- The fate of regions hosting winners and losers has diverged, with regional inequality rising sharply across the world—including the U. S.—and fueling ...

Trump links socialism in US to devastation in Maduro's Venezuela

Trump links socialism in US to devastation in Maduro's Venezuela
- Trump links socialism in U.S. to devastation in Maduro's Venezuela ... the South American country into "abject poverty and despair" — to "new calls to ...

Climate change is the overlooked driver of Central American migration

Climate change is the overlooked driver of Central American migration
- As people from Guatemala and Honduras continue to seek sanctuary in the US for a variety of reasons, including violence and poverty, another factor ...

Here's How Prosperous Residents In North Carolina Really Are

Here's How Prosperous Residents In North Carolina Really Are
- A new report looked at Americans' ability to build wealth, avoid poverty and create a more prosperous future. Here's what the authors found.

The Divided City' warns of Detroit's inequality

The Divided City' warns of Detroit's inequality
- message historian and author Alan Mallach conveys in his new book, “The Divided City: Poverty and Prosperity in Urban America,” which ...

6 simple reasons we should raise the minimum wage right now

6 simple reasons we should raise the minimum wage right now
- The Raise the Wage Act of 2019 would lift millions out of poverty, boost the ... While 27 percent of the total US workforce would benefit from the raise:.