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Monday, 17 June 2019

World's largest LGBTQ pride flag unveiled at family-friendly event marking 50th anniversary of ...

World's largest LGBTQ pride flag unveiled at family-friendly event marking 50th anniversary of ...
The No. 1 selfie backdrop at Saturday's gay pride celebration was hard to miss: New York's largest LGBTQ rainbow flag. The 12-foot-by-100-foot ...

To the LGBTQ community: I'm sorry

To the LGBTQ community: I'm sorry
After the incidents at Parkview, I joined Southwest Missouri Faith Voices in condemning these acts of hate that were directed at LGBTQ students and ...

The Vatican's Latest Official Document Is An Insult to the LGBTQ Community and History

The Vatican's Latest Official Document Is An Insult to the LGBTQ Community and History
Not only is it hateful, it's ahistorical. For LGBTQ Catholics, it's crucial to remember that the Magisterium has never been synonymous with the Church.

Protestors confront hate pastors outside of “Make America Straight Again” conference

Protestors confront hate pastors outside of “Make America Straight Again” conference
In response, over 150 LGBTQ and allied protestors picketed the Revival Baptist Church of Orlando whose leader helped organize the conference.

Tennessee preacher-cop calls for execution of LGBTQ people

Tennessee preacher-cop calls for execution of LGBTQ people
Authorities in Tennessee are reviewing all pending cases involving a Knox County Sheriff's Office detective after he gave a sermon at his church that ...

Chicopee Council declares June 'Pride Month' to support LGBTQ community

Chicopee Council declares June 'Pride Month' to support LGBTQ community
Given all that is going on nationally to roll back anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people and the banning of transgender troops in our military, ...

In Tel Aviv, 24-Hour Supermarkets Carry the Banner of LGBTQ Rights

In Tel Aviv, 24-Hour Supermarkets Carry the Banner of LGBTQ Rights
CTech – In Tel Aviv, 24-hour supermarket chains carry the banner of LGBTQ rights. On Monday, in celebration of the Tel Aviv Pride week, local 24/7 ...

And Now, Taylor Swift Tells Us How to Be LGBTQ Allies

And Now, Taylor Swift Tells Us How to Be LGBTQ Allies
The rollout of Taylor Swift's newest pop bop, “You Need to Calm Down,” has been moving along with the typical surgical precision, thanks to her ...

Could Florida Become A 'Beacon Of Hope' For The LGBTQ Community?

Could Florida Become A 'Beacon Of Hope' For The LGBTQ Community?
Three years after the deadliest act of violence against LGBTQ people in the history of the country, at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, activists across the ...

Why America's most famous flag burner is celebrating this Flag Day


Why America's most famous flag burner is celebrating this Flag Day ... what he describes as American imperialism and inequality, and said that he ...

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The One Percent Have Gotten $21 Trillion Richer Since 1989. The Bottom 50% Have Gotten Poorer.


He found that America's superrich have grown about $21 trillion richer since ... As the 2018 World Inequality Report demonstrated, policy choices do ...

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Mexico must help Central Americans, urges president


Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on Saturday his country must help Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence, even as it ...

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Household Income, or Higher Planes of Consciousness?


... many of my wealthy friends still subscribe to: that both poverty and rising inequality are largely consequences of America's failing education system.

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A campaign for the heart and soul of our democracy



Despite record stock market and unemployment numbers, 140 million Americans are poor or low income—just one $400 emergency away from not ...

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Debut novel tackles social justice from a boxing ring


"But at the same time, it's a city that has large low-income areas and that's indicative of inequality in America and so many places these days." Another ...

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Democratic rule producing ruin in our cities


I pointed out that many American cities run by Democrats are becoming similar to ... If Democrat policies work so well, why is there so much inequality?

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Polls open in corruption-tainted Guatemala to elect new president


Gang violence, poverty and news of the streams of US-bound migrants have dominated campaigning in Central America's most populous country.

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