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Monday, 8 April 2019

William Barr Will Investigate LGBTQ Discrimination Claims As Attorney General

William Barr Will Investigate LGBTQ Discrimination Claims As Attorney General
- An open letter to the attorney general from LGBTQ employees at the Department of Justice (DOJ) laid out a dire situation where workers didn't feel ...

The 'terrible' hypocrisy that got Chicago's first black lesbian mayor elected

The 'terrible' hypocrisy that got Chicago's first black lesbian mayor elected
- Women and LGBTQ members are still treated like second-class citizens in many black churches across America. Two of the nation's largest black ...

Netanyahu Says No To LGBTQ Leaders

Netanyahu Says No To LGBTQ Leaders
LGBTQ activists in Israel are angry after meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at his residence Sunday where he reportedly told them he ...

The religious right thinks that Europe is now fertile ground for its anti-LGBTQ agenda

The religious right thinks that Europe is now fertile ground for its anti-LGBTQ agenda
- When the tide began to turn in favor of LGBTQ rights in the U.S., the religious right began to look for more fertile ground overseas. Because Europe ...

Brunei Stoning Law 'Vicious,' 'Abhorrent'

Brunei Stoning Law 'Vicious,' 'Abhorrent'
- who passed a law last week allowing LGBTQ people and adulterers to be stoned to death. The statement came from Glenn D. Magpantay (pictured), ...

Pete Buttigieg To Mike Pence: Marrying My Husband 'Moved Me Closer To God'

Pete Buttigieg To Mike Pence: Marrying My Husband 'Moved Me Closer To God'
- Buttigieg, during a speech at the LGBTQ Victory Fund's annual brunch in Washington, said marrying Chasten Glezman, a 29-year-old humanities ...

Methodists veer toward split over LGBTQ divide

Methodists veer toward split over LGBTQ divide
- true followers of Messiah in the Methodist Church should have kicked these pagans out long ago. Once you become tolerant of sin, eventually it ...

Buttigieg to Pence: If you have a problem with who I am, your quarrel is with my creator

Buttigieg to Pence: If you have a problem with who I am, your quarrel is with my creator
- Pete Buttigieg got a hero's welcome as he took the stage Sunday at a fundraising brunch for a group that supports LGBTQ ...

Third Federal Judge Rules Against Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

Third Federal Judge Rules Against Citizenship Question on 2020 Census
- According to NPR, U.S. District Judge George Hazel said the addition of the ..... It's the 10th highest when it comes to income inequality in the U.S.” ...

The 'Make Believe' Economics of Black America

The 'Make Believe' Economics of Black America
- is navigating lack of wealth in America. The two look deep at wealth inequality and the ways it shows up in terms of accessing the American Dream.

Does China have feet of clay?

Does China have feet of clay?
- Conventional wisdom projects that China's economy will surpass that of the US in the coming decade. Perhaps. But it is also possible that Xi has feet ...

The American dream is lost': Billionaire takes aim at Trump

The American dream is lost': Billionaire takes aim at Trump
- Oxfam calls for wealth tax to tackle NZ's growing inequality ... While he's not saying the US will go there, it's an unfair and unproductive issue that ...

Bernie Sanders Reminds Voters That He Is Absolutely Against Open Borders

Bernie Sanders Reminds Voters That He Is Absolutely Against Open Borders
- your point is, open the borders, my god, there's a lot of poverty in this ... "Koch brothers proposal" that would make "everybody in America poorer.".

Canada reduced poverty with collaborative approach

Canada reduced poverty with collaborative approach
- the poor will always be among us, but there are a lot of people in Canada testing that proposition. According to recently released data, ...

Cutting US aid to Central America will be at the expense of migrants

Cutting US aid to Central America will be at the expense of migrants
- Cutting U.S. aid to Central America will be at the expense of migrants ... migrants and implementing programs to reduce violence and poverty. Despite ...

Robert Reich breaks down the myth of meritocracy in the age of Trump

Robert Reich breaks down the myth of meritocracy in the age of Trump
- Most Americans still cling to the meritocratic notion that people are ... with seemingly bottomless poverty have increased parental anxiety – raising the ...