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Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Christian group tells followers NZ shooter had to 'take things into his own hands' to stop Muslims

Christian group tells followers NZ shooter had to 'take things into his own hands' to stop Muslims
- The American Family Association is a particularly vicious anti-LGBTQ hate group that masquerades as a Christian charity. And Bryan Fischer, the ...

Seven Powerful LGBTQ Films to Watch at BFI Flare 2019

Seven Powerful LGBTQ Films to Watch at BFI Flare 2019
- One of the largest and most significant celebrations of queer cinema in Europe, the 33rd edition of acclaimed LGBTQ film festival BFI Flare returns to ...

Five Things You Should Know About US Figure Skater Timothy LeDuc

Five Things You Should Know About US Figure Skater Timothy LeDuc
- He hopes that his journey inspires other LGBTQ people to live authentically. The pair competes next in the ISU World Championships this week in ...

Alan Cumming honors LGBTQ trailblazers with new exhibit

Alan Cumming honors LGBTQ trailblazers with new exhibit
- Whether in film, on stage, or in his deeply personal books, Alan Cumming is one of the most powerful voices in the LGBTQ ...

Joe Manchin says he won't support nondiscrimination bill for LGBTQ people as written

Joe Manchin says he won't support nondiscrimination bill for LGBTQ people as written
- Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) said Monday that he would not support the Equality Act, which would expand and clarify federal protections for LGBTQ ...

Democratic presidential debate on LGBTQ issues will be held in California

Democratic presidential debate on LGBTQ issues will be held in California
- There will be at least one presidential debate in California. The Human Rights Campaign Foundation — the education arm of the nation's largest ...

As United Methodist leaders tighten LGBTQ ban, churches struggle with path forward

As United Methodist leaders tighten LGBTQ ban, churches struggle with path forward
- As United Methodist leaders tighten LGBTQ ban, churches struggle with path .... In modern times, Burkholder said, the issue of LGBTQ rights has been ...

One 2019 Dem Presidential Debate Will Be Devoted Exclusively To LGBTQ Issues

One 2019 Dem Presidential Debate Will Be Devoted Exclusively To LGBTQ Issues
- One of the Democratic presidential debates in the run for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination will be devoted exclusively to LGBTQ issues.

How the internet led to greater wage inequality

How the internet led to greater wage inequality
- Figures from America's Bureau of Labour Statistics show that the average job tenure ... Technology may be to blame for the historic rise in inequality.

Young voters embrace Democratic Socialism

Young voters embrace Democratic Socialism
- This movement led by college students, brought income inequality to the ... escape the financial perils everyday hardworking Americans could not.

10 things I do not miss about America

10 things I do not miss about America
- I experienced an interesting liberation from some aspects of American ... It also feeds into wealth inequality and increased expectations of how one ...

Donald Trump's Budget For A Declining America

Donald Trump's Budget For A Declining America
- It would cut taxes for the rich, resulting in more income inequality. It would bloat the defense budget, resulting in more wasteful spending. And all this ...

The $25 million parents spent on bribes could pay 3000 students to attend community college

The $25 million parents spent on bribes could pay 3000 students to attend community college
- An elite tier of schools that educate a tiny fraction of America's college students capture the bulk ... But public resources are also distributed unequally.

The Green New Deal: A Strategy for a More Equal United States

The Green New Deal: A Strategy for a More Equal United States
- just as boldly as a strategy to counter America's grotesque and growing inequality. The resolution they've introduced calls for “a new national, social, ...

Elizabeth Warren: Time For A 'Full-Blown Conversation About Reparations' To Blacks

Elizabeth Warren: Time For A 'Full-Blown Conversation About Reparations' To Blacks
- Slavery is a stain on America & we need to address it head on. ... On Monday she addressed generations of inequality, pointing to studies that show ...

Socialism' is just another word for 'nothing left to lose'

Socialism' is just another word for 'nothing left to lose'
- Yet there it remains, that pesky economic inequality. ... Suddenly, democratic socialism is a thing in American politics, and the primary reason is this ...