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Tuesday, 2 April 2019

Chick-fil-A dropped from another airport's plans

Chick-fil-A dropped from another airport's plans
- He objected because Chick-Fil-A has “a long history of supporting and funding anti-LGBTQ organizations.” Ryan said following a meeting Friday with ...

Google Workers Want Heritage Foundation President with 'Anti-LGBTQ' Views Off AI Council

Google Workers Want Heritage Foundation President with 'Anti-LGBTQ' Views Off AI Council
- A group of Google employees published an open letter this morning calling for the removal of the president of conservative think tank the Heritage ...

LGBTQ Civil Rights Leaders Call for Passage of Bipartisan Equality Act

LGBTQ Civil Rights Leaders Call for Passage of Bipartisan Equality Act
- Protecting LGBTQ Americans from discrimination is about people, not politics. It's about building a country where every one of us can go about our ...

Nuance Gets 100% Score in LGBTQ Equality Report

Nuance Gets 100% Score in LGBTQ Equality Report
- The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has named Nuance Communications one of 2019's “Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality” in its ...

Lawmakers look to pass Equality Act for better protections for LGBTQ community

Lawmakers look to pass Equality Act for better protections for LGBTQ community
- Lawmakers plan to begin hearings this week on the Equality Act. Democrats say the act would provide equal protection for the LGBTQ community.

Chick-Fil-A won't be taking orders at Buffalo airport

Chick-Fil-A won't be taking orders at Buffalo airport
- The decision was due to the company's "long history of supporting and funding anti-LGBTQ organizations," according to New York State Assemblyman ...

Beyoncé and JAY-Z Speak Out for LGBTQ Acceptance at the Star-Studded 30th Annual GLAAD ...

Beyoncé and JAY-Z Speak Out for LGBTQ Acceptance at the Star-Studded 30th Annual GLAAD ...
- GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced recipients for 15 of this ...

5 Reasons to Escape to Palm Beach for a Long, LGBTQ-friendly Weekend

5 Reasons to Escape to Palm Beach for a Long, LGBTQ-friendly Weekend
- We look to Architectural Digest editor and design lover Benjamin Reynaert for the perfect weekend get-away with LGBTQ-friendly venues at the ...

Poorest 10 percent of Brazilians to gain most from pension reform

Poorest 10 percent of Brazilians to gain most from pension reform
- Reform of Brazil's overloaded pension system would reduce income inequality in Latin America's largest nation, according to an Economy Ministry ...

The American Populist Reckoning

The American Populist Reckoning
- The most likely outcome of Trump's presidency will be slower growth, further increases in inequality, and erosion of public services.

Number of Americans Not Having Sex Reaches All-Time High

Number of Americans Not Having Sex Reaches All-Time High
- The share of U.S. adults reporting no sex reached an all-time high last year, ..... It's the 10th highest when it comes to income inequality in the U.S.” ...

Judge Overturns Trump Plan to Open Arctic and Atlantic Oceans for Oil Leasing

Judge Overturns Trump Plan to Open Arctic and Atlantic Oceans for Oil Leasing
- A U.S. District Court judge overturned an order issued by Donald Trump that ..... It's the 10th highest when it comes to income inequality in the U.S.” ...

Is Capitalism Failing Us or Are We Failing Capitalism?

Is Capitalism Failing Us or Are We Failing Capitalism?
- For others, it may mean a rapacious individualism that leads to inequality and ... with economic progress and capital growth as capitalist America.

The problem with college admissions: a system that perpetuates economic inequality

The problem with college admissions: a system that perpetuates economic inequality
- The facts are clear: accepting students from low-income backgrounds can help alleviate the ever-growing income inequality that exists in America.

Inequality in the delivery of health services

Inequality in the delivery of health services
- Malaria has long disappeared from Europe and America, parasitic diseases are no longer alive, and when women becomes pregnant the proportion ...

We won't get out of the Second Gilded Age the way we got out of the first

We won't get out of the Second Gilded Age the way we got out of the first
- As a historian of US class relations, I understand the appeal. The comparison — though superficial — keeps working because economic inequality ...