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Wednesday, 13 March 2019

GLAAD Shines Light on Tucker Carlson's Anti-LGBTQ History After Anti-Gay Radio Interview ...

GLAAD Shines Light on Tucker Carlson's Anti-LGBTQ History After Anti-Gay Radio Interview ...
- GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, has re-released Fox News anchor Tucker Carlson's horrific anti-LGBTQ record after ...

Tennessee legislature proposes bill that would allow religious agencies to reject same-sex couples

Tennessee legislature proposes bill that would allow religious agencies to reject same-sex couples
- Stonewall Tigers Gender & Sexuality Alliance is a campus community at the University of Memphis that promotes LGBTQ education, and it is the only ...

This 90s movie accepted LGBT people in a way society hasn't yet been ...

This 90s movie accepted LGBT people in a way society hasn't yet been ...
- One significant touchstone of the decade is how elements of LGBTQ culture were becoming part of the mainstream. Madonna's “Vogue,” George ...

Tucker Carlson used the slur 'fa***t' on air

Tucker Carlson used the slur 'fa***t' on air
- Recordings of Fox News host Tucker Carlson using the word “faggot” on air over a decade ago have surfaced. Media Matters is releasing audio from ...

A Fight Over Paid Sick Leave is Turning into a Fight Over LGBTQ Non-Discrimination Ordinances

A Fight Over Paid Sick Leave is Turning into a Fight Over LGBTQ Non-Discrimination Ordinances
- What started as seemingly simple state legislation hailed as good for Texas businesses is drawing skepticism from legal experts and ...

How Sen. Tammy Baldwin is making LGBTQ rights part of the 2020 agenda

How Sen. Tammy Baldwin is making LGBTQ rights part of the 2020 agenda
- A big part of her work this term will be spearheading legislation to prevent discrimination against LGBTQ Americans. In the wake of the 2015 Supreme ...

NHL says Leafs' Morgan Rielly didn't use homophobic slur

NHL says Leafs' Morgan Rielly didn't use homophobic slur
- The NHL, which has been vocal in its support of the LGBTQ community in recent years, marked Hockey is For Everyone month in February, with the ...

Republican stonewalling stalls LGBTQ advances

Republican stonewalling stalls LGBTQ advances
- Four years later, the Trump administration and Republicans in Congress and statehouses across the nation are stonewalling progress on LGBTQ ...

Here are 3 things schools must teach kids about America's history of white supremacy

Here are 3 things schools must teach kids about America's history of white supremacy
- Most Americans are largelyuninformed of our nation's history of White ... Americans live in a starkly unequal society where health and economic ...

Trump's Budget for a Nightmare America

Trump's Budget for a Nightmare America
- exacerbates our existing inequality by slashing these services and giving us millionaires even more opportunity to avoid paying our fair share.

Democratic Socialists of America Vote 'Overwhelmingly' To Endorse Bernie Sanders' 2020 Campaign

Democratic Socialists of America Vote 'Overwhelmingly' To Endorse Bernie Sanders' 2020 Campaign
- The Democratic Socialists of America said in a release on Tuesday night that ..... It's the 10th highest when it comes to income inequality in the U.S.” ...

In college admissions, the real scandal is what's legal

In college admissions, the real scandal is what's legal
- Legacy isn't incidental to the problem; it is the heart of the problem and a root cause of growing social inequality in America. Colleges are the engines ...

Trump 'Biggest Crisis for America in a Generation'

Trump 'Biggest Crisis for America in a Generation'
- Trump 'Biggest Crisis for America in a Generation' ... is right there with health care, then it goes to income inequality, immigration, race ...

It's not just corruption. Entrance into elite US colleges is rigged in every way

It's not just corruption. Entrance into elite US colleges is rigged in every way
- Elite colleges are serving to reinforce class inequality, rather than reduce it. The opaque, complex, unfair admissions process is a big part of the ...

Income Inequality Is Increasing and the Poor Are Benefiting

Income Inequality Is Increasing and the Poor Are Benefiting
- 2017, the top 1% of Americans earned a record amount of money. ... One fact, however, complicates the income inequality debate: as the rich are ...

Study finds a race gap in air pollution — whites largely cause it; Blacks and Hispanics breathe it

Study finds a race gap in air pollution — whites largely cause it; Blacks and Hispanics breathe it
- The air that Americans breathe isn't equal. Blacks and Hispanics disproportionately breathe air that's been polluted by non-Hispanic whites, according ...