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Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Texas Lawmakers Respond to Trump's Anti-LGBTQ Healthcare Proposal

The Texas House LGBTQ Caucus says it opposes the Trump Administration's proposed rule to roll back the anti-discrimination protections under the ...


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Can people of color be racist?

Or can women be sexist toward men, LGBTQ people be heterosexist toward straight people, and so on down the line of all the varieties of oppression?


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Education Department Ignores LGBTQ Students' Discrimination Claims

The opening lines of the CAP study lay bare how drastically LGBTQ student protections have shifted, even from the earliest days of the Trump era:.


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This Is What 13 Experts Want LGBTQ Travelers to Experience

We asked 13 travel experts what their favorite destinations had to offer LGBTQ visitors, and – ooh, honey – they rolled out the pink carpet!


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Without any warning, major LGBTQ media site announces it's shutting down effective immediately

“Rather than working with us to engage and serve LGBTI people year round, many have chosen to 'rainbow wash'. They have turned their logo ...


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Housing, health care, equity are top priorities for Chicago's LGBTQ residents

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has already acknowledged and brought visibility to many of the issues that the LGBTQ community of Chicago is experiencing.


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Bandwagon builds for LGBTQ diversity on children's TV

His words and those of his fellow Hulu father, T.R. Knight, speak loudly about the state of LGBTQ representation in TV fare for kids, a segment of media ...


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What Happened to the Gay Footballer Who Was Going to Come Out?

He also tweeted many words of encouragement for other LGBTQ people who may be struggling with how to balance their identities with their love of ...


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How African American Land Was Stolen in the 20th Century

I was shocked because, after decades of studying history, I had no idea about this fundamental cause of economic inequality in America. Writing this ...


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Trump claims African-Americans love his Baltimore comments despite negative polls

Trump is claiming a groundswell of African-American ... But Trump on Tuesday nonetheless declared himself "the least racist ...


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Trump has essentially declared a 'race war'

 The idea of a race war has long animated white supremacists, who seem to think such a conflict would result in a white victory, ...


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Mayor Pete Has A Plan To Address Systemic Inequality For Black Americans. He Was Barely Able ...

Americans tuning in Tuesday saw a debate featuring all white candidates that barely touched on the issue of racial inequality, potentially setting the ...


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The real tragedy of the Trump-Cummings feud

It seems we have forgotten about America's distressed communities. ... Economic failures, not racism, are the principle cause of poverty in America.


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Rural Hospitals Are Shutting Down in States That Didn't Expand Medicaid

... individuals whose income is at or below 138 percent of the federal poverty ... funding for medical facilities in some of America's poorest communities.


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A beautiful study of black identity in Europe

Having grown up in a working-class area of Sheffield with an African-American father and a white British mother, Pitts feels an instinctive desire not to ...


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Buttigieg says 'racial divide lives within me'

Pete Buttigieg says that as mayor of the diverse town of South Bend, Indiana, “the racial divide lives within me.” During Tuesday's debate, Buttigieg ...


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