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Monday, 29 April 2019

Brie Larson wants Marvel to have more LGBTQ representation

Brie Larson wants Marvel to have more LGBTQ representation
- Endgame being the topic reigning over everyone's hearts and minds subsequent to its release, there are some people hoping for the ...

Saudi Arabia beheaded 5 men 'proven' to be gay under torture

Saudi Arabia beheaded 5 men 'proven' to be gay under torture
- The main source of anti-LGBTQ Muslim religiosity comes from the ahadith, sayings attributed to the Prophet Muhammad and his companions.

NFL's Tennessee Titans Urge State Not to Pass Anti-LGBTQ Bills

NFL's Tennessee Titans Urge State Not to Pass Anti-LGBTQ Bills
- The Titans also signed onto an open letter criticizing the anti-LGBTQ proposals; companies that do business in Tennessee, including Amazon, Dell, ...

Endgame fans debate significance of LGBTQ representation in Marvel's first film with a ...

Endgame fans debate significance of LGBTQ representation in Marvel's first film with a ...
- While a few fans were impressed with this move of the film makers as they finally took a big step in representing the LGBTQ community, others do not ...

American churches must reject literalism and admit we got it wrong on gay people

American churches must reject literalism and admit we got it wrong on gay people
- The revelation is that LGBTQ people are just like the rest of us — only LGBTQ. They are not perverts nor are they abnormal, as the Diagnostic and ...

Joe Russo's Cameo in Avengers Endgame is a Milestone in LGBTQ Representation in Pop Culture

Joe Russo's Cameo in Avengers Endgame is a Milestone in LGBTQ Representation in Pop Culture
- Fans were quick to realise the historic moment of LGBTQ representation in pop-culture and hailed the move. Twitteratis were quick to follow up and ...

Don't assume gender or sexuality, study tells northern doctors

Don't assume gender or sexuality, study tells northern doctors
- A new study published in the journal Health and Social Care in the Community based its findings on interviews done in 2015 with 37 LGBTQ youth ...

Rockies' Daniel Murphy 'helping' to raise money for LGBTQ causes

Rockies' Daniel Murphy 'helping' to raise money for LGBTQ causes
- The name Daniel Murphy, the Colorado Rockies lefty first baseman, hasn't ever appeared in headlines containing the words “raise money for LGBTQ ...

Presidential candidates promise higher wages, stronger unions at Las Vegas forum


"Companies like McDonald's pay us so little, that we have to rely on ... "I used to think the inequality we have in America was a function of the criminal ...

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Debunking the myth of immigrant crime


And seek all the promise of what America has given to those who have ... W. Bush, have constantly reminded us that how we treat our poor and new ...

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Plunkett: Education system proves why we need the government involvement

  
The American government is underwhelming— but the concept of democracy is great. America's government is bad only because we have the ...

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Stop Acting Like Contraception Alone Will Fix Poverty


A woman exercising her right to choose to become a mother is not the cause of poverty in America, though. You know what is? Lack of accessibility to ...

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Bankole: Appealing to the black vote in 2020


None of the presidential candidates who are planning to come here for a debate in July are speaking about how poverty has ravaged black America.

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Global migrants' journey stalls in southern Mexico


Thousands fleeing conflict or poverty in ... the jungles and mountains of South America, up through Central America, ...

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Professor's new exhibition explores homelessness, inequality in America


Home is a central concept of the American Dream, but Rodney McMillian said it continues to be inaccessible to many. The widespread homelessness ...

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Big data can aid in effective climate action in cities


Meanwhile, disproportion by geography creates further conditions for inequality with South America and Africa left far behind Europe, North America ...

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