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Monday, 29 July 2019

Are Republican incumbents as scared of 2020 as they were the midterms?

Their departure will be no loss for LGBTQ rights. Roby was an adamant opponent of marriage equality, citing religious grounds. “She believes ...


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Philippines congress to re-discuss same-sex civil partnerships

In 2014, the Philippines was ranked as one of the most LGBTQ-friendly nations in Asia, and a 2017 poll found that most (63%) in the country thought ...


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A city's first pride march was meant to be a day of joy. The far right turned it into chaos

Because this is no ordinary pride gathering: It is the first-ever equality march in the deeply conservative Polish city of Bialystok, where the LGBTQ ...


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Bangkok's Songkran Festival is an LGBTQ party

Over the years, Songkran has become an unofficial LGBTQ festival in Thailand. Clueless heteros like myself, of course, do not know this. It's not really ...


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Anti-Gay Lawmaker Caught On Grindr Also Has A Gay Son

And if you're wondering why people care, it's because Sanderson openly opposed LGBTQ interests while in office. Sanderson voted to block ...


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World Pride 2023 Site Down to 3 Cities, Incl. Red State Metropolis

WorldPride, an international celebration of LGBTQ unity and progress, is closing in on choosing its 2023 host city, with locations winnowed down to ...


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Starz Cancels 'Now Apocalypse' After Just 1 Season

Some also made clear that losing a series with such great LGBTQ representation was a disappointment, even if the show may live on as a cult hit.


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Senior's to raise pride flag

An LGBTQ seniors group will raise the pride flag at Langley City hall. Organizers say everyone is welcome to attend the event that ...


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Political suicide if Republicans cut SNAP now

One of America's oldest social-welfare programs is not really a ... SNAP) is designed to provide families below and just above the poverty line with ...


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Pete Buttigieg says racial tension in America 'will reach a boiling point' without action

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg warns that racial hostility in America "will reach a boiling point" if policies don't change. The South ...


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Changing the culture: Tulsa activists are reshaping the conversation around race and social justice

Ron Halford remembers his parents screaming at the television in frustration over news that someone who looked like him had suffered an injustice ...


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Mexico, Honduras to create new jobs to curb migration to US

Mexico, Honduras to create new jobs to curb migration to US ... pledged to work together to lift prosperity in Central America, where poverty and ...


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'Worst run, dangerous': Trump calls mostly-black US city 'rat infested mess'

Trump was hit with new accusations of racism Saturday after he attacked a prominent African-American lawmaker and branded ...


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Around and Near Jacksonville: The Best Beaches to Visit on the First Coast of Florida

American Beach represented a new kind of American Dream. It was an African American resort community established in 1935 in bold defiance of ...


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ASAP Rocky in custody: Trump tries to bargain

American musician ASAP Rocky is being held in Sweden. ... If he speaks of Afro-American, he could also say "of all in this country, because we are all ...


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'Own up to reality': 2020 Democrats urged to confront US racial divide

'Own up to reality': 2020 Democrats urged to confront US racial divide ... Clinton of caring more for immigrants than for black Americans, who he said ...


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