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Tuesday, 16 July 2019

Conversion therapy should absolutely be prohibited, but the Liberals are politicizing the issue

Conversion therapy should absolutely be prohibited, but the Liberals are politicizing the issue
Conversion therapy, which is not therapy and converts no one, can be so harmful to LGBTQ patients that some provinces and municipalities have ...

Alan Turing, LGBTQ and Tech Hero, Will Grace Britain's New 50-Pound Note

Alan Turing, LGBTQ and Tech Hero, Will Grace Britain's New 50-Pound Note
Alan Turing, the father of computer science and artificial intelligence who broke Adolf Hitler's Enigma code system in World War II—but who died an ...

Amnesty International calls on South Korea to end law criminalizing LGBTQ soldiers

Amnesty International calls on South Korea to end law criminalizing LGBTQ soldiers
They made him turn in his mobile phone and asked him to identify other LGBTQ people so they could carry out similar interrogations on anyone ...

50 years after Stonewall, progress still being made toward LGBTQ civil rights

50 years after Stonewall, progress still being made toward LGBTQ civil rights
Pride month festivities in Denver and across the nation get bigger every year, but many participants aren't familiar with the history of the LGBTQ ...

I Don't Care If LGBTQ Education Makes Parents Uncomfortable, It Literally Saves Lives

I Don't Care If LGBTQ Education Makes Parents Uncomfortable, It Literally Saves Lives
LGBTQ youth are still six times more likely to die by suicide. Two thirds suffer homophobic bullying at school. More than half of LGBTQ people have ...

New LGBTQ legal clinic coming to Waterloo region

New LGBTQ legal clinic coming to Waterloo region
A new legal clinic specifically for the LGBTQ community launches in Waterloo region this month, offering legal advice on everything from ...

80% of Singaporeans say LGBTQ community still faces discrimination: survey

80% of Singaporeans say LGBTQ community still faces discrimination: survey
An overwhelming proportion of Singaporeans agree that people in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) ...

It's A Career Ender': 2 LGBTQ Former Dell Workers Share Their Stories

It's A Career Ender': 2 LGBTQ Former Dell Workers Share Their Stories
Helen Harris doesn't wear makeup or feminine jewelry. She mostly dresses in men's tailored suits and men's shoes. She's gender nonconforming and ...

'Whitey's on the moon': why Apollo 11 looked so different to black America


The black press questioned how the price tag could be justified when millions of African Americans were still mired in poverty. Testifying to the US ...

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'Polygamy means inequality'


A LOOK at gender relations in Africa will quickly reveal that women are ... their husbands exposes them to sexually transmitted diseases, HIV and Aids.

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Race is “America's Achilles heel” Harris tells African-American group


Sen. Kamala Harris told one of the nation's largest African-American male fraternities Saturday that the issue of race and ...

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Detroit named most stressed city in US for second year in a row


1 for the lowest median credit score, highest poverty rate and lowest average ... Last year, WalletHub also named us the most-stressed city in America.

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Joe Guzzardi: Word Is Out at the Border to Come One, Come All


In his insightful, sobering Atlantic article, "America's Asylum System Is ... nation's poorest cities, and has nearly twice the poverty rate of Washington, ...

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US launches immigration raids as families hide - but not at scale promised by Trump


US authorities launched small-scale operations seeking to arrest ... Mary Bauer at the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) said there were no ...

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'Vida' creator shares importance of brown Latinx, queer, female representation on and off-screen


The unapologetically Latin, queer and female storyline of the hit show "Vida" has portrayed an image of America that the show's creator felt had long ...

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La Paz Alerts Local Latinx Community About Court Ordered Deportation


Immigrant families across America are preparing for possible deportation. La Paz Chattanooga is an ...

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