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Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Mike Huckabee Argues LGBTQ People Are 'Biggest Threat' To American Morality

Mike Huckabee Argues LGBTQ People Are 'Biggest Threat' To American Morality
- Gay-hating, intolerant, and mean-spirited conservative Christian Mike Huckabee claims LGBTQ people are “the biggest threat” to American morality.

The fear of persecution grips Indonesia's LGBTQ community

The fear of persecution grips Indonesia's LGBTQ community
- Homosexuality is not a crime in Indonesia, but a push by hardline Islamic extremists has led to the possibility of same-sex relations being outlawed as ...

Buttigieg targets Trump, Pence in warning LGBTQ struggles not over

Buttigieg targets Trump, Pence in warning LGBTQ struggles not over
- What he's saying: Buttigieg told the LGBTQ Victory Fund event the message that being gay is wrong puts people at war with themselves and their ...

Commission on LGBTQ Youth recommends support, safety in education

Commission on LGBTQ Youth recommends support, safety in education
- The data is irrefutable that LGBTQ youth still face increased risks to their health, safety, and wellbeing, despite the progress made on LGBTQ issues in ...

MGM Resorts named one of the 'Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality'

MGM Resorts named one of the 'Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality'
- MGM Resorts announced Sunday that the Human Rights Campaign has honored the global entertainment company as being ...

Student behind LGBTQ essay speaks out

Student behind LGBTQ essay speaks out
- The Upstate student who's LGBTQ essay sparked a freedom of speech lawsuit is speaking out for the first ...

New Chick-fil-A at San Jose airport met with LGBTQ opposition

New Chick-fil-A at San Jose airport met with LGBTQ opposition
- Plans to open a Chick-fil-A at San Jose's Mineta International Airport in June is drawing strong opposition from members of the LGBTQ ...

Before we knew better: Silence of the Lambs is a win for women—but fails LGBTQ culture

Before we knew better: Silence of the Lambs is a win for women—but fails LGBTQ culture
- But this nuanced depiction of women only calls attention to the tawdry cheapness with which LGBTQ culture is drawn. Nearly 30 years later, Silence of ...

Latin America's Decade-Long Hangover

Latin America's Decade-Long Hangover
- Yes, Latin America is famous for its ups and downs, its cycles of high hope ... Poverty has risen in many countries, along with unemployment - and a ...

Trump says he is not reviving US immigration policy that separated children from parents

Trump says he is not reviving US immigration policy that separated children from parents
- Under Trump, federal agencies are trying to stem rising numbers of people arriving at the border, many of them families fleeing violence and poverty in ...

Racism in America is More Common With Trump, Large Majority of Americans ...

Racism in America is More Common With Trump, Large Majority of Americans ...
- A study by the Southern Poverty Law Center, meanwhile, found the number of hate groups in America rose to a record high of 1,020 in 2018. This was ...

Bank of America will raise the minimum wage for its lowest-paid workers

Bank of America will raise the minimum wage for its lowest-paid workers
- Bank of America's increase was praised Tuesday by Charlotte-based ... to escape poverty compared with their peers in America's 50 largest cities.

What is the revenue potential of dental hygiene devices market across regions of North America ...

What is the revenue potential of dental hygiene devices market across regions of North America ...
- Dental diseases can vary depending upon social conditions such as poverty, race and social groups. Thus, social inequalities coupled with growing ...

Eight thoughts on another crazy week in Trump's America

Eight thoughts on another crazy week in Trump's America
- Eight thoughts on another crazy week in Trump's America ... was tough enough on the people trying to escape poverty and crime in Central America.

Central American Migrants' Stories: Why They Flee

Central American Migrants' Stories: Why They Flee
- Extreme poverty and inequality haunt the region. Today, about half of all Central Americans – and two-thirds of the rural populations of Guatemala and ...

Rural Americans struggle to pay rent

Rural Americans struggle to pay rent
Poverty is also higher in rural regions, with 23 percent of households living on annual incomes below $21,000, or the 2018 federal poverty guideline.