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Wednesday, 5 June 2019

San Jose Pride Month Rally Held To Denounce Violence Against LGBTQ Community

San Jose Pride Month Rally Held To Denounce Violence AgainstLGBTQ Community
A rally to kick off Pride month and denounce violence faced by the transgender community was hosted by the Santa Clara County Office of LGBTQ ...

Alabama mayor recommends 'killing' of LGBTQ people in Facebook post

Alabama mayor recommends 'killing' of LGBTQ people in Facebook post
The mayor of Carbon Hill, Ala., Mark Chambers posted a disturbing message on Facebook on Friday, before denying it, and finally apologizing for it.

Anti-LGBTQ protesters draw crowd in Toronto neighbourhood

Anti-LGBTQ protesters draw crowd in Toronto neighbourhood
On the day Toronto Mayor John Tory proclaims this month Pride Month, anti-LGBTQ protesters are attracting some ...

Study Finds Most LGBTQ Services Located in White, Wealthy Neighborhoods

Study Finds Most LGBTQ Services Located in White, Wealthy Neighborhoods
Less than 10% of LGBTQ service providers included in the study were located in predominately black or Latinx communities, according to Kris ...

34 Beautiful LGBTQ Wedding Photos That Are Overflowing With Love

34 Beautiful LGBTQ Wedding Photos That Are Overflowing With Love
The beginning of June marks the start of Pride Month, a time dedicated to honoring the LGBTQ community (though, here at HuffPost, we prefer to keep ...

Sephora's Identify As We Campaign Celebrates LGBTQ, Non-Binary & Genderfluid People

Sephora's Identify As We Campaign Celebrates LGBTQ, Non-Binary & Genderfluid People
Fatima Jamal is trans, fat, femme, and Black. She's also an interdisciplinary artist whose work centers her own body in opposition to cis, white, and ...

Where to support LGBTQ businesses

Where to support LGBTQ businesses
A great way to show support for the LGBTQ community during Pride Month is to patronize queer-owned businesses. Only thing is, there's no official ...

10 of the Many Black LGBTQ Characters to Remember & Celebrate During Pride Month

10 of the Many Black LGBTQ Characters to Remember & Celebrate During Pride Month
Pride is here, and while we should be celebrating LGBTQ characters all year long, this is a special time when we can shamelessly just allow our gay ...

A look at what Mexico has done to limit the tide of migrants


The caravans came about after tens of thousands of poor Central Americans decided they were a safer option than paying smugglers.

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Addressing inequity in addiction treatment key to solving opioid crisis | Cidambi


While addiction has left no community in the country untouched, America's poor have been the hardest hit, as physicians prescribed opiate painkillers ...

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Sense of hope may be the most important anti-poverty tool


Sense of hope may be the most important anti-poverty tool .... American programs for the poor are often stigmatizing and manage to rob ...

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We need better understanding of ICE


America must focus on itself before other countries' poverty. We struggle to provide for everybody already in our country, but we are too busy worrying ...

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5 Facts To Know About Child Care in Rural America


5 Facts To Know About Child Care in Rural America ... higher rates of child poverty, and see young children entering kindergarten already behind their ...

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Aid, not tariffs, will help address migration From Central America


As an organization that has been working in Central America for over three decades to eradicate inequality and poverty, Oxfam has seen how ...

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Poor show on India's part! India ranks 95 among 129 nations in global gender equality index


India ranks 95 among 129 nations in global gender equality index ... Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and International Women's Health Coalition.

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Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief


Although the rapid development of many Chinese cities has led to poor air quality, and associated health problems for many citizens, the country has ...

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