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Wednesday, 15 May 2019

LGBTQ Adults Have More Pride In Their Identities Than Ever, Says A New Study From Tinder

LGBTQ Adults Have More Pride In Their Identities Than Ever, Says A New Study From Tinder
With Pride season right around the corner, the folks behind the dating app surveyed 1,000 LGBTQ-identified people between the ages of 18 and 45 to ...

How a Gay Character on Arthur Reflects Changing Norms in the US

How a Gay Character on Arthur Reflects Changing Norms in the US
Portrayals of LGBTQ characters and same-sex relationships haven't always been so welcome on TV programs for kids. But the 2019 Arthur premiere ...

One in three LGBTQ people have experienced suicidal thoughts over body image

One in three LGBTQ people have experienced suicidal thoughts over body image
Why we need to talk more about mental health issues in the LGBTQ community. “Millions of adults across the UK are struggling with concerns ...

LGBTQ activists plan an alternative march to celebrate 50 years of Stonewall

LGBTQ activists plan an alternative march to celebrate 50 years of Stonewall
A group of LGBTQ activists fed up with the overwhelming presence of corporate sponsorship in the New York City Pride March has decided that it was ...

7 LGBTQ Marvel Characters Who Could Join the MCU

LGBTQ Marvel Characters Who Could Join the MCU
In many interviews, Kevin Feige and the Russo Brothers have stated than an out LGBTQ hero is finally coming to the movie side of the MCU after ...

Heated Debate About Minority Rights Can Increase Bullying of LGBTQ Students, Study Finds

Heated Debate About Minority Rights Can Increase Bullying of LGBTQ Students, Study Finds
LGBTQ students are bullied more at school when the society around them is immersed in heated political debate ...

LGBTQ community finds dating apps beneficial

LGBTQ community finds dating apps beneficial
Dating apps have proved beneficial for LGBTQ community in India, reveals a survey done by dating app Tinder. The survey noted that the community ...

Changing poverty formula, Trump administration to make millions ineligible for social programs


The current poverty rate is already severely underestimated. ... of reality, the CEA declared that America no longer had "poverty" or "homelessness.".

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Climate policy can recreate prosperity of the New Deal


... creating millions of jobs at a time of unprecedented economic collapse, deep poverty and an environmental crisis that turned much of America into a ...

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Mexico's president just says no to US cash to fight drug crime


The U.S. Embassy downplayed López Obrador's comments, noting in a ... development in poverty-stricken southern Mexico and Central America, ...

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The 40-year itchPopulism and polarisation threaten Latin America


In 1977 all but three of the 20 countries in Latin America were dictatorships of .... Poverty fell dramatically, while income inequality declined steadily.

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Hear why Virginia's attorney general is offering solutions to racial inequality

 A historic African American church was the backdrop Thursday night for a forum on how to counter racial ...

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Lynching as a system of terror in America


By that time, racial inequality had been ingrained in American society since the first arrival of black people off a Dutch slave ship in 1619.

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Where is Canada's Socialist Resurgence?


Economic inequality, which is undergirding the political polarization across ... The richest 5% of U.S. households had an average income 14.8 times ...

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The defense of Venezuela and the struggle for socialism in Latin America


Below is the speech delivered by WSWS Latin American editor Bill Van ... where some 650 million people confront the deepest social inequality on the ...

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