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Monday, 10 June 2019

Stonewall Spirit': 30 LGBTQ athletes who made history

Stonewall Spirit': 30 LGBTQ athletes who made history
In commemoration of Pride Month and the 50th year since the Stonewall Inn riots in New York in 1969, Outsports is profiling one out athlete daily who ...

As a founder of Conservatives Against Discrimination, protecting LGBTQ rights is high on our list

As a founder of Conservatives Against Discrimination, protecting LGBTQ rights is high on our list
That's why during Pride month, it's so disheartening that LGBTQ Americans are still vulnerable to discrimination in 30 states, including here in my ...

10 new LGBTQ books to celebrate Pride month: Tan France, 'Gentleman Jack,' 'Gender Queer'

10 new LGBTQ books to celebrate Pride month: Tan France, 'Gentleman Jack,' 'Gender Queer'
Any time is a good time for a queer book, but especially Pride month. In June, we celebrate LGBTQ lives and honor the brave souls of the 1969 ...

Los Angeles Mayor Highlights City's Role in LGBTQ History

Los Angeles Mayor Highlights City's Role in LGBTQ History
As important as the Stonewall riots in New York City were in the modern LGBTQ rights movement, Los Angeles has played a significant role as well, ...

Phoenix Rising FC fans, players back LGBTQ charity for Pride Month

Phoenix Rising FC fans, players back LGBTQ charity for Pride Month
When “pride” is mentioned in a sporting context, it often refers to support for a team. Yet Phoenix Rising FC will be thinking about that word in ...

Will LGBTQ issue become visible in 2020 general election?

Will LGBTQ issue become visible in 2020 general election?
Speculation is growing as to whether South Korea's political parties will deal with LGBTQ issues during the general election in April next year amid ...

The Problem With Measuring Jewish Poverty


Jewish communal organizations have long been concerned about poverty among American Jews. Many of them trace their origins to helping ...

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Income Inequalities In US


Bernie Sanders, Ind.-Vt., took his fight against corporate greed and inequality into the den of the most anti-union retailer in the nation on June 5 ...

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America's Richest Towns


To determine America's poorest towns, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed five-year ... Poverty rates, median home values, and the percentage of adults with at ...

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The rise of a few 'superstar cities' hobbles the job and housing markets


America has fallen — and it can't get up. Surging home prices and rising income inequality are reducing migration and leaving some Americans "left ...

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More than 10000 asylum seekers returned under "Remain in Mexico" as US set to expand policy


... of dollars — of foreign aid for Central America to address the region's chronic violence, rampant poverty and deeply-rooted political instability.

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School kids will get free breakfast after council 'declares war' on food poverty


A council in London wants to ensure no child goes hungry. ... It will be the first time such a pilot scheme has been tried in England and Wales and will ...

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21st century medicine must tackle health inequity: AMA CEO


"Here in Chicago and, indeed, in much of the country—including rural America—these inequities are barriers to optimal health," Dr. Madara said.

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India's sari weavers face poverty and disease


As previously reported by Health Issues India, workplace accidents and ... Traditional sari weavers are classified as male, and women are often not ...

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