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Thursday, 27 June 2019

Fear, pain and growth: LGBTQ members of the LDS Church learn to embrace both faith and sexual ...

Fear, pain and growth: LGBTQ members of the LDS Church learn to embrace both faith and sexual ...
The three-day conference was held at the Utah Valley Convention Center by Affirmation, a support group for LGBTQ Latter-day Saints, as well as their ...

Why Creating a LGBTQ-inclusive Workplace is Good For Business

Why Creating a LGBTQ-inclusive Workplace is Good For Business
Many of the largest corporations in the U.S. spend hundreds of thousands of dollars sponsoring pride events, but the push to improve inclusiveness at ...

Almost 40% of LGBTQ tech employees that participated in a survey said they've witnessed ...

Almost 40% of LGBTQ tech employees that participated in a survey said they've witnessed ...
Almost 40% of LGBTQ tech employees that participated in a survey said they've witnessed homophobic discrimination and harassment at work.

Center raises awareness of the impact of sexual violence on LGBTQ community

Center raises awareness of the impact of sexual violence on LGBTQ community
 For pride month, hundreds of people are showing their support for the LGBTQ community. It's also a time to raise ...

Prince William says he'd be 'absolutely fine' if one of his children is LGBTQ

Prince William says he'd be 'absolutely fine' if one of his children is LGBTQ
Prince William told reporters it would be “absolutely fine” if one of his children turns out to be LGBTQ. The prince was visiting the Albert ...

Little Italy Could Be Home of First LGBTQ Affordable Senior Housing in Manhattan

Little Italy Could Be Home of First LGBTQ Affordable Senior Housing in Manhattan
LGBTQ seniors in Manhattan could soon have their own "haven" as the City Council on Wednesday approved the borough's first affording housing for ...

Baylor LGBTQ Group Supporters Say Official Status Could Help All Students Grow in Their Faith

Baylor LGBTQ Group Supporters Say Official Status Could Help All Students Grow in Their Faith
Students and alumni at Baylor University are fighting for recognition of a student-run LGBTQ+ organization, which they argue would provide ...

Love Champions: LGBTQ athletes who have something to celebrate today

Love Champions: LGBTQ athletes who have something to celebrate today
is the closest thing the LGBTQ community gets to its own national holiday in the United States. It was 16 years ago today that the U.S. ...

Why Do I Feel So Left Out During Pride Month?

Why Do I Feel So Left Out During Pride Month?
That was the first time someone called me out in a space set aside for the LGBTQ community, but it was far from the last. More than a decade later, ...

Trump's war on the poor


A child in Head Start can break generational cycles of poverty. At Capstone, and at fellow community-action agencies across Vermont and the U.S., ...

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The cocoa sector still has a child labor problem. Can higher prices help solve it?


In West Africa, poverty pushes children onto cocoa farms to help secure their ... Protocol Framework of Action that several US companies signed up to).

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Big Government in America part two: Americans don't mind government, so long as it's fair


The fact that low-income individuals receive more than they contribute does much to redress inequality and mitigate poverty among elderly citizens.

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An Exhibition of Gordon Parks's Photography Suggest New Roles for African-American Collectors


In an attempt to debunk notions of innate inequality based on race and to ... poverty, racism, and a myriad of other injustices — still plague America.

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Introduce inheritance tax to bridge wealth inequality


In an open letter, they wrote: "America has a moral, ethical and economic responsibility to tax our wealth more. A wealth tax could help address the ...

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The 1 question journalists should stop asking 2020 Democrats


They point out that the U.S. federal government has an utterly unique role as ... so leave them (and, by extension, inequality and U.S. oligarchy) alone!

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Billy Porter Emcees Third Love Ball in New York to Fight HIV-AIDS


A cavalcade of ballroom performers battled it out at the event, presented by the Council of Fashion Designers of America and Suzanne Bartsch, with ...

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Two-child limit puts children in poverty and pushes women into abortions


A report by the Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) and the Church of England showed that it has also pushed some women to consider abortions to ...

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