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Tuesday, 28 May 2019

Brazil's LGBTQ Challenge: Live and let Live or Discriminate and Hate?

Brazil's LGBTQ Challenge: Live and let Live or Discriminate and Hate?
The decision is in many ways a recognition of the lived reality of the nation's LGBTQ communities. Traditionally a rural machismo culture, open hostility ...

LGBTQ Visibility Isn't Just Educational, It Is Vital Education

LGBTQ Visibility Isn't Just Educational, It Is Vital Education
The best educators don't just reinforce the ideas we already know, they expand our boundaries of knowledge by exposing us to the real-life ...

How Pete Buttigieg's marriage is inspiring more gay men to find love online

How Pete Buttigieg's marriage is inspiring more gay men to find love online
And his success story seems to have inspired others in the LGBTQ community to sign up. Hinge has seen a 30% increase in dating profiles created by ...

The Democrats' Neglect of Transgender Rights

The Democrats' Neglect of Transgender Rights
Recently, the administration let it be known it opposes the Equality Act, a nondiscrimination bill for LGBTQpeople, which recently passed the House.

Disneyland Paris takes over its gay pride event. Will US parks do the same?

Disneyland Paris takes over its gay pride event. Will US parks do the same?
This will help the general population see LGBTQ people as they see ... restaurants stock rainbow-themed merchandise, symbolic of LGBTQ pride.

50 years after Stonewall, LGBTQ community and allies stand together in June

50 years after Stonewall, LGBTQ community and allies stand together in June
This summer, the eyes of the world are on the Stonewall Inn. The landmark bar in Manhattan's Greenwich Village was at the heart of history in the ...

TOI's new campaign aims to empower the LGBTQ community

TOI's new campaign aims to empower the LGBTQ community
Through various content, interactions and activations, the campaign aims to better integrate the LGBTQ community and raise awareness of their issues ...

LGBTQ Pride Month events in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia in June

LGBTQ Pride Month events in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia in June
June is Pride Month, and there are countless ways to celebrate and for members of the LGBTQ community and their allies to be heard. Here are some ...

How JP Morgan Is Fighting The Racial Wealth Gap In America


J.P. Morgan understands that there are substantial racial differences in three key areas: Career advancement, wealth opportunities, and within the ...

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As More Americans Are Being Lifted Out of Poverty, the Racial Wealth Gap Persists


The Federal Reserve Board has asked Americans the same question every year since 2013: Can you afford an unexpected expense of $400?

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A pollution crackdown compounds slowdown woes in China's heartland

 For years, China's industrial heartland has ... in a province whose climb from poverty has lagged that of coastal regions.

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Africans Investing In America. HIV and AIDS in South Africa


 South Africa has the biggest HIV epidemic in the world, with 7.1 million people living with HIV. HIV prevalence is high among the ...

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Will “America first” make America great again?


It is beyond all expectations that some US politicians should suddenly decide what globalization brings to the US workers is only poverty and sorrow.

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Viewpoint: Idaho-based nonprofit Semilla Nueva's mission is to end malnutrition in Central America


He saw the poverty and malnutrition and set out to find a solution. ... bodybuilding nutrients, that could better feed and help people in Central America.

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Comrade Sanders targets America's charter schools

  
The numbers for African American students in poverty were even better. Charters in Newark and Boston have seen enormous academic gains.

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From the poverty line to the World Series: How USA Sevens 'disrupters' could shake up the ...

  
Everything that goes against us, goes against us," he said. ... "We have to open that door in America and we have probably just creaked it open, there ...

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