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Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Orange Is the New Black Cast Reflects on the Show's Iconic LGBTQ Characters

The final season of iconic Netflix series Orange Is the New Black premieres this Friday and in a new featurette, the cast and crew say goodbye to the ...


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Mental health and LGBTQ teens

A recent survey of LGBTQ teens highlights the disconnect between problems and solutions. Tune in for a conversation with the reluctant therapist, ...


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London business owners double down on anti-LGBTQ statements

The wife of London business Laser in Motion's owner said she feels “100 per cent” that the couple is being victimized by the gay community.


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NAACP panel examines added bias for LGBTQ communities of color

The violence has shocked residents and was among the topics discussed Tuesday at a town-hall meeting, "The State of LGBTQ People of Color in ...


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We Wouldn't Have Legal Weed Without These LGBTQ Activists

If you wander past the neon green cross symbol into a marijuana dispensary today, it's likely you'll see a wide array of cannabis products, generous ...


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Why we should raise the LGBTQ pride flag

Many people have been asking, “Why raise the pride flag?” The LGBTQ pride flag represents the whole community of sexual and gender variants who ...


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Knowing If You're Bi, Pan, Or Another LGBTQ Identity Can Be A Lifelong Process, According To ...

While a lot of narratives about LGBTQ folks center the coming out experience as a singular act, many LGBTQ people will tell you that coming out is in ...


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Dallas Police Department To Host LGBTQ Self Defense Class

The Dallas Police Department will be helping host a self defense class this weekend for the LGBTQ community. This is in ...


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Student Loan Debt Widens Racial Wealth Gap

The NAACP report says that about 85 percent of African-American graduates – and nearly 90 percent of native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders – had ...


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Race of officer not a defining factor in US police shootings: study

"We found no relation between the race of the police officer and the race of the person shot," Joseph Cesario, an associate professor of psychology at ...


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Joe Biden Releases His Plan To End Racial Discrimination In The US Justice System

Joe Biden unveiled his plan aimed at ending racial discrimination in the American legal system, Yahoo News reports. Parts of his plan include not ...


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Macon is one of the most segregated cities in America, report says. Here's why

The cities were selected based off of the black population, the percentage of blacks living in black neighborhoods, the black poverty rate, the white ...


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How Too Much Regulation Hurts America's Poor

A third study by Dustin Chambers, Patrick McLaughlin, and Laura Stanley finds that more federal regulation is associated with more poverty at the ...


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How are Glynn's rural neighbors doing economically?

One hears much about the plight of rural America these days. So how ... The U.S. poverty rate is 12.3 percent. Georgia's poverty rate is 14.9 percent.


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International community must have Guaidó's back during Venezuelan crisis

According to household surveys, the poverty rate reached 90 percent as of ... Venezuela is the largest population outflow in Latin America's history.


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500 doctors from 84 nations graduate from Cuba's int'l medical school

Since then, more than 37,333 people from Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, Eurasia, Oceania and the United States have graduated in this ...


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