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Thursday, 2 May 2019

Teens stage protest, refuse to join United Methodist Church over its 'immoral' stance toward LGBTQ ...

Teens stage protest, refuse to join United Methodist Church over its 'immoral' stance toward LGBTQ ...
On the heels of the United Methodist Church's recent decision to uphold the denomination's stance against same-sex marriage and ordaining LGBTQ ...

Three LGBTQ job discrimination cases could have wider consequences for everyone

Three LGBTQ job discrimination cases could have wider consequences for everyone
What may be less obvious, however, is how the Trump administration — in siding against the LGBTQemployees — is attacking sex discrimination law ...

CA LGBT inmates detail life behind bars

CA LGBT inmates detail life behind bars
LGBT inmates in the California prison system allege a culture of sexual abuse, discrimination, and, for some, violence. The Bay Area Reporter has ...

Australian election candidate quits over anti-LGBT comments

Australian election candidate quits over anti-LGBT comments
An Australian election candidate has resigned after it was revealed he penned internet comments attacking an openly gay MP from his own party and ...

LGBTs visit US-Mexico border, meet asylum seekers

LGBTs visit US-Mexico border, meet asylum seekers
Trump's orders will pose more challenges for immigration advocates, especially LGBT asylum seekers' claims for "integrity of credible fear ...

Endgame Character Is a Half-Baked Attempt at Diversity

Endgame Character Is a Half-Baked Attempt at Diversity
I thought I had missed something because the only plan for an LGBT superhero was the rumors swirling around the upcoming production of The ...

Not into documentaries? Here are 5 films based on LGBTQ history that will grab your attention.

Not into documentaries? Here are 5 films based on LGBTQhistory that will grab your attention.
Perhaps you're interested in adding a little LGBTQ history to your movie watching, but don't feel up to a hardcore documentary? Then this list is ...

Why is the best LGBTQ cinema coming from France?

Why is the best LGBTQ cinema coming from France?
This LGBTQ version of the French New Wave is in stark contrast to that of the United States, which continues to struggle to get such stories to ...

Where you grew up can determine how much you earn as an adult


"Being poor in America is expensive, particularly for people living outside of the financial mainstream," he said. Quiñonez said Latinos practice a ...

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Child Poverty Is a Crisis in the US and This Is How to Fix It, According to New Study



Child Poverty Is a Crisis in the US and This Is How to Fix It, According to ... Upward mobility is easier to achieve when segregation and inequality are ...

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Wall Street Money Buys Silence on Big Bank Abuses



Several big Wall Street banks have been cited for lending discrimination. Yet, not ... Wells Fargo, the fourth-largest bank in America, denied mortgage ...

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Joe Biden Should Retire the Phrase 'Dignity of Work'


His record in the U.S. Senate implicates him even more directly in America's inequality crisis. Senator Elizabeth Warren had good reason to accuse ...

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Cincinnati's largest soup kitchen helps fight child hunger



... next meal, according to the group Feeding America, but Cincinnati's largest .... "Just the thought of me climbing out of poverty, building a business, ...

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Richard Davis: American inequality: Worse than ever and worst in the world



The U.S. has the most unequal distribution of wealth in the world and the gap between the top and the bottom is only getting wider. According to ...

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Inequality beyond neoliberalism: Policies for more inclusive growth


Inequality beyond neoliberalism: Policies for more inclusive growth ... between 2000 and 2010, with notable achievements across Latin America.

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All Shook Up: Unpaid internships and inequality


All Shook Up: Unpaid internships and inequality ... and magnified income inequality between the top one percent and bottom 50 percent of Americans, ...

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