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Tuesday, 23 July 2019

What Are The Best LGBTQ Movies of the 2010s?

Critics over at Indiewire picked 100 stellar films of the 2010s, and among movies like A Star is Born, The Social Network, Black Panther, The Great ...


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In Poland, simmering anti-LGBTQ sentiment boils over into violence

A mob of right-wing Poles has attacked a pride march in the town of Bialystok, one of several areas declaring themselves to be LGBTQ-free.


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Congresswoman Introduces Bill to Protect LGBTQ Rights Worldwide

U.S. Rep. Dina Titus of Nevada Monday introduced a bill aimed at protecting the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people ...


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Texas Gov. Celebrates Signing Antigay Legislation With Chick-fil-A

Last month, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed what was dubbed the essentially anti-LGBTQ "Save Chick-fil-A" bill into law. If it weren't enough that ...


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The New 'Bachelor In Paradise' Promo Teases An LGBTQ Relationship Fans Are Pumped About

Hannah B.'s season of The Bachelorette may be one of "the most dramatic seasons yet," but fans are already looking ahead to the upcoming drama of ...


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These Christian conservatives have a petition to stop Disney's 'LGBT indoctrination'

Their latest action is attacking Disney for being too pro-LGBTQ, and they're trying to get either half a million or a million signatures (the site isn't very ...


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Baylor regents ponder LGBTQ, Title IX issues with experts

Baylor regents have important decisions to make after several days last week discussing LGBTQ student safety and sexual violence reporting, top ...


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Valkyrie is now the first LGBTQ Marvel movie superhero, but she's been bi forever

Asgardian warrior Valkyrie is now officially the first LGBTQ superhero in the Marvel cinematic universe. And who better to blast this barrier with ...


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As race-obsessed media cries wolf, Trump gains in polls

While telling a black American to “go back to Africa” is clearly a racial reference, telling a radical to go back to her family's country of origin is, well, just ...


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What's at stake in Uruguay's elections?

“Uruguay stands out in Latin America for being an egalitarian society and for its high income per capita, low level of inequality and poverty and the ...


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Chicago Life Expectancy Gap Driven by Race, Segregation, Says Researcher

... African Americans, leaving them to be largely confined to live in particular areas, created segregated neighborhoods that also concentrated poverty ...


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Trump claims 'no racial tension' caused by attacks on Democratic lawmakers

“There's no racial tension,” he said. “We have fantastic relationships with the African American community and I think you'll see that in 2020.”.


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Underrepresented workers more likely to have negative team experiences

Lead research author Isis Settles, U-M professor of psychology and Afro-American and African studies, found that these teammates had lower ...


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The Mexicans are coming!

A guest Op-Ed. The California's Hispanic — 84% Mexican American and almost 40 percent of California's population — is leaving poverty and being ...


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Deal sealed on federal budget, ensuring no shutdown, default

Fights over Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall, other immigration-related .... refugees, many of them fleeing violence and poverty in Central America.


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We Are China: How Reputation Systems Break America Into Virtual Nations

Organizations dedicated to identifying "hate groups" have proliferated, most notably the Southern Poverty Law Center. Its blacklist is so extensive it ...


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