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Tuesday, 23 April 2019

New hope rises for would-be LGBTQ parents in New York

New hope rises for would-be LGBTQ parents in New York
- A measure before the New York Legislature could ease the path to creating a family for thousands of prospective parents: The Child-Parent Security ...

LGBTQ seniors may be dying of loneliness, new research shows — but how can we help?

LGBTQ seniors may be dying of loneliness, new research shows — but how can we help?
- At least someone knows I'm alive.” Karen Fredriksen Goldsen read that line on a survey form and knew she was onto something. For the past 10 ...

Food truck owner mocks meaning of LGBTQ acronym: G for guns, B for Bible, T for Trump

Food truck owner mocks meaning of LGBTQ acronym: G for guns, B for Bible, T for Trump
- The owner of a BBQ truck in Kentucky is facing some heat after he advertised t-shirts on Facebook promoting his distasteful revision of the LGBTQ ...

Roseanne Barr Refers to Herself as 'Queer' in YouTube Video: 'I Put the 'Q' in LGBTQ, OK?'

Roseanne Barr Refers to Herself as 'Queer' in YouTube Video: 'I Put the 'Q' in LGBTQ, OK?'
- The Golden Globe winner then revealed the possible motive behind her rant, saying, “All that LGBTQ stuff, I put the 'Q' in LGBTQ, OK? 'Cause I am ...

The Trevor Project is helping teens in the LGBTQ community

The Trevor Project is helping teens in the LGBTQ community
- According to Wong, last year The Trevor Project saw 600 contacts in Alabama. That's less than 5 percent of the state's reported LGBTQ community.

Openly gay Huntsville High School student questions administrative response to LGBTQ bullying

Openly gay Huntsville High School student questions administrative response to LGBTQ bullying
- He said he did not think the staff and administrators were equipped to handle the bullying of LGBTQ students, questioning if they're “ignorant” or ...

Supreme Court To Take Up LGBTQ Job Discrimination Cases

Supreme Court To Take Up LGBTQ Job Discrimination Cases
- The Supreme Court is taking on a major test of LGBTQ rights in cases that look at whether federal civil rights law bans job ...

Alabama Deputy Placed on Leave For Allegedly Making Anti-LGBTQ Comments About Bullied ...

Alabama Deputy Placed on Leave For Allegedly Making Anti-LGBTQ Comments About Bullied ...
- An Alabama police deputy has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of making anti-LGBTQ comments on Facebook, officials have ...

Israel following the definition of 'terrorism'

Israel following the definition of 'terrorism'
- Sadly, America chooses violence to create inequality and start wars, when it could use diplomacy and cooperation to create equality and peace.

Hedge Fund Billionaire Says American Capitalism is Broken

Hedge Fund Billionaire Says American Capitalism is Broken
- I'm saying that right now – it's a huge issue it's unfair and, at the same time, it's unproductive, and at the same time it's– threatens to split us.”.

Earned Income Tax Credit Best Way To Combat Inequality

Earned Income Tax Credit Best Way To Combat Inequality
- Income inequality, wealth inequality, you've talked about the Earned ... something possible it wouldn't have happened without the America we have.

Is America becoming an oligarchy?

Is America becoming an oligarchy?
- In truth, history is the clearest road map to how we got here: America in the 21st century. ... In America today, there is extreme income inequality.

Why American CEOs are worried about capitalism

Why American CEOs are worried about capitalism
America's decades-old system of corporate capitalism is suddenly up for debate. .... Any boss launching into a discussion of inequality risks inviting an ...

The Green New Deal isn't socialism. It's what the Founding Fathers wanted

The Green New Deal isn't socialism. It's what the Founding Fathers wanted
- our currently unprecedented levels of economic inequality; rebuilding our aging ... If we fail to address and resolve these problems, all talk of America as a ... good is the very essence of the Founding Fathers' vision for America.

Elizabeth Warren Believes She Can Fix The Black Student Loan Debt Crisis

Elizabeth Warren Believes She Can Fix The Black Student Loan Debt Crisis
Warren said her solution would focus on inequalities that disproportionately ... The Center For American Progress said discrimination and inequality, ...

An example of multilateralism and regional cooperation

An example of multilateralism and regional cooperation
Challenges persist given that Latin America and the Caribbean continues to be the most unequal region on Earth. ECLAC has stressed that inequality ...