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Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Gay priest to lead LGBTQ campaign in Church of England

Gay priest to lead LGBTQ campaign in Church of England
Foreshew-Cain's return to the clergy may witness campaigns for inclusion of LGBTQ clergy members. The Campaign for Equal Marriage in the Church ...

Madonna Is Pop Music's Reigning LGBTQ Ally

Madonna Is Pop Music's Reigning LGBTQ Ally
From then on she's had a strong camaraderie with the LGBTQ community that's lasted decades. Her gay friends and fans made her feel like she wasn't ...

Google Grants $1.5 Mil to Trevor Project for LGBTQ Youth Suicide Prevention Research

Google Grants $1.5 Mil to Trevor Project for LGBTQ Youth Suicide Prevention Research
The Trevor Project, the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQyouth, is one of twenty recipients of $25 ...

Virginia Beach City Council selects LGBTQ activist for vacant Rose Hall district seat

Virginia Beach City Council selects LGBTQ activist for vacant Rose Hall district seat
An LGBTQ activist who is on the city's Human Rights Commission was selected as the Rose Hall District council member on Tuesday. It's the second ...

How Barilla used its CEO's homophobic comments to reshape the company's image

How Barilla used its CEO's homophobic comments to reshape the company's image
Barilla has appointed a chief diversity and inclusion officer, has set up meetings with Italian- and US-based LGBTQ rights groups, and implemented ...

LGBTQ People Will Die Thanks to Trump's Butt Kiss to Antigay Doctors

LGBTQ People Will Die Thanks to Trump's Butt Kiss to Antigay Doctors
I figured any shrink that advertised “holistic feminist centered counseling” in south Mississippi had to at least know one or two LGBTQ people. I lucked ...

LGBTQ Travel in America's Heartland

LGBTQ Travel in America's Heartland
While many queer travelers focus on big-name destinations like San Francisco, Miami, New York and Los Angeles, there are a lot of hidden treasures ...

Avengers: Endgame's nod to LGBTQ wasn't enough but there's still hope and here's why

Avengers: Endgame's nod to LGBTQ wasn't enough but there's still hope and here's why
'Avengers: Endgame' was a lot of things — emotional, exhilarating, satisfying and very human but what it wasn't was inclusive. If this conversation ...

Housing prices exacerbate gap between rich and poor – study



"By nearly any measure available, income inequality has grown rapidly in ... Americans in the bottom 10% of income distribution have seen the most ...

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Tech Workers Are Workers, Too


Tech workers in China and the US recently united in the largest display of ... cheap labor from around the world, and inequality has only worsened.

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Buttigieg says American past Trump wants to return to 'never as great as advertised'


"That past that he is promising the return us to was never as great as ... "The Governor believes America is great and that her full greatness will be fully ... 2020 political agenda, which includes support for the Federal Inequality Act, ...

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These Are the Best and Worst States for Working Moms


Alabama—which was recently named the most stressed state in America due to a high poverty rate, high divorce rate, and lack of housing ...

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Study finds gap between rich and poor growing regionally, too


... parts of the U.S. shrank, it seemed as though, in America at least, it might be true. ... "If I hold income inequality constant at 1980 levels and allow the sorting to ... That means that income inequality is the bigger driver of divergence.".

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Trump's latest scam: Defining poverty out of existence



"Instead of actually doing anything to cut poverty in America, Trump is trying to fudge the numbers to artificially 'reduce' the U.S. poverty rate," said ...

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Closer look at the UN 'mass extinctions' warning and other commentary


... wants us to steer away from": World population is leveling off, urbanization has people exiting the countryside and "both global income inequality ...

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Report: Anti-Muslim groups funded by some mainstream philanthropies



The Center for Security Policy and ACT for America are identified as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center for promoting conspiratorial ...

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