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Monday, 22 July 2019

Why are pro-LGBTQ companies bankrolling anti-LGBTQ extremists in Congress?


By almost all measures, AT&T has been a stalwart supporter of LGBTQ equality for a long time. It has protected workers from sexual orientation ...

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10 LGBTQ Wrestlers You Must Follow On Instagram


Ever since Darren Young came out as gay in August of 2013, becoming the first active wrestler in WWE to do so, the doors have swung wide open for ...

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Russia blocks website inspired by horror movie 'Saw' encouraging hunting of LGBTQ people


Russia has shut down a website that encouraged "players" to list and hunt down LGBTQ people for sport, the Russian LGBTI Network announced ...

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Denton mom says it's time for anti-discrimination ordinance to protect LGBTQ rights


 In Denton this weekend, there will be a conversation about the idea of a new city ordinance to protect the LGBTQ community from ...

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Home for LGBT youth to open in Indianapolis


"Trinity Haven will be a safe, welcoming, and family-like environment for LGBTQ youth who do not have homes of their own," the nonprofit says on its ...

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Legislating LGBTQ Rights From the Courts in the United States and Brazil


One issue that has received significant attention in both legislative and judicial decisions in democracies around the world is the rights of LGBTQ ...

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Calls For More Education on LGBTQ Issues


The speakers were responding to comments made at the June 11 school-board meeting, at which a group of parents noted concerns that LGBTQ ...

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Onir''s latest film ''We Are'' to celebrate LGBTQ love



 His films often depict the struggles and discrimination faced by the LGBTQ community but Onir says his next feature, "We Are", will ...

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Identity politics will trump race-baiting in 2020


During Trump's presidency, the race-baiting of the last century has again reared its ugly head. America has regressed from dog-whistle racism, ...

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Are LGBTQ people more at risk for Alzheimer's?


A newly-released study claims to have found a higher rate of cognitive decline among LGBTQ Americans compared to their straight counterparts, ...

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Trump is unifying the Democratic Party. Here's why.


"It kills me that one in five children in America lives in poverty and goes to sleep hungry at night in America, the greatest country that ever existed in the ...

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Cities Where the Most Children Live in Poverty


America's cities are home to some of the worst pockets of childhood poverty in the country. An estimated 17.7% of American children living in ...

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10 poorest zip codes in America


Poor counties aren't confined to the South, the Midwest or the West; there are plenty in the Northeast as well. The following slides show the 10 poorest ...

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Democrats are skipping out on the most important gun fight of all


... in the United States, and it disproportionately affects poor people of color. For young Latino men, homicide is the second-leading cause of death.

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Central American Migrants Are 'Voting With Their Feet' Despite US Threats



U.S. aid cuts to Northern Triangle countries aren't slowing migration because the .... "Central America aid was mostly intended to benefit poor Central ...

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US aid cuts to Central America cruel and counterproductive



Proposed U.S. cuts in aid for poor Central Americans will only exacerbate the crises and force more people to flee, warns the Norwegian Refugee ...

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