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Tuesday, 30 April 2019

4 out of 5 grandparents would support their LGBTQ grandchild if they came out

4 out of 5 grandparents would support their LGBTQ grandchild if they came out
- Amongst information about spending and babysitting came some important takeaways about how survey respondents felt about their LGBTQ ...

Nashville SC releases statement opposing anti-LGBTQ legislation

Nashville SC releases statement opposing anti-LGBTQ legislation
- Nashville SC is the latest pro franchise in the city to announce opposition to the state's anti-LGBTQ in the Tennessee legislature. Nashville SC ...

Pete Buttigieg accused of sexual assault, but even Republicans don't believe it is true

Pete Buttigieg accused of sexual assault, but even Republicans don't believe it is true
- But it is wrong to falsely accuse someone by name,” he told LGBTQ Nation. “This young man should be speaking with the police and not writing ...

Endgame is being called out for doing "the bare minimum" with first gay character

Endgame is being called out for doing "the bare minimum" with first gay character
- People are dragging Avengers: Endgame for its lack of LGBTQ representation. Avengers: Endgame has broken every record going since its release.

Prospective students need more information about LGBTQ resources

Prospective students need more information about LGBTQ resources
- You're a student considering coming to UT. As a member of the LGBTQ community, choosing a university with an inclusive and supportive ...

Which LGBTQ Figures Should Get Monuments in New York?

Which LGBTQ Figures Should Get Monuments in New York?
- Despite the vital role that members of the L.G.B.T.Q. community have played in the cultural and civic life of the city, our means of honoring them have ...

He loved everybody, he would help anybody': Alabama community picks up pieces after bullied ...

He loved everybody, he would help anybody': Alabama community picks up pieces after bullied ...
LGBTQ people who identify with marginalized communities, particularly LGBTQ people of color, are at greater risks "for dangerous and sometimes ...

Taylor Swift May Have Confused LGBTQ Fans

Taylor Swift May Have Confused LGBTQ Fans
- Being Taylor Swift is not easy — people either love or hate her. Swift is subjected constantly to criticisms and rumors of all kinds, from the West-Swift ...

FW: Pay, opportunity, dignity, and safety: Experts emphasize multiple gaps facing the health care ...


"The people giving care in America don't look very much like America," said Dr. Esther Choo, a physician ... The initiative, launched in February, aims to tackle discrimination, harassment, and inequality in the health care industry.

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Mexico grappling with migrants from around the globe, not just Central America


Thousands fleeing conflict or poverty in Cuba, Haiti, Nigeria, Cameroon or Bangladesh traveled across oceans, through the ...

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Black Men Still Incarcerated At Disproportionate Levels


The result is a continuing cycle of poverty and incarceration that has a ... population in America, but still represent 33 percent of the federal and state ...

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A plaintive plea from America's rich: Let's change the subject!


A plaintive plea from America's rich: Let's change the subject! ... consensus that recognizes how deeply entrenched American inequality has become.

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Challenge Accepted: Why America Needs to Confront Its Adversaries in the Gray Zone


Maduro and his predecessor, Hugo Chavez, had transformed Venezuela from one of Latin America's most prosperous countries into a poverty-stricken ...

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Bank of America mum on charges it donated to Planned Parenthood, SPLC


Bank of America has also directed more than $30,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center, an organization which, while reportedly having racism ...

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Ending US aid to Central America will exacerbate the crisis at the border


... increasingly restrictionist immigration policies designed to deter would-be migrants fleeing hunger, poverty and organized crime in Central America.

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Ending the Myth of the Poor Terrorist


In 2002, President George W. Bush declared that America "fights against poverty because hope is an answer to terror." His secretary of state, Gen.

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Letter to the editor: A great progressive ticket that will make America great again



I support only those who would tax wealth and high incomes adequately to stem the inequality that is ruining the United States of America and restore ...

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