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Monday, 5 August 2019

15 LGBT Movies You Probably Haven't Seen

Popular, critically-acclaimed LGBTQ+ movies are great and all, but the world of queer cinema has way more to offere viewers than just Call Me by ...


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Polish archbishop claims a “rainbow” plague is affecting the country

A Polish archbishop has claimed that a “rainbow” plague is affecting Poland in a sermon that has created more division in a country where anti-LGBTQ ...


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Utah scraps law banning same-sex couples from having a surrogate

Utah has a mixed record with LGBTQ rights. Despite the laws being unenforceable, laws against sodomy were only repealed earlier this year, and ...


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Why Jennifer Beals Fought to Bring 'The L Word' Back

Generation Q will expand the scope of LGBTQ characters so even more can feel represented. “What's interesting about this iteration of the show is that ...


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If you think the El Paso shooting wasn't about LGBTQ people, think again.

But the white nationalism that feeds that racism also includes a violent hatred of LGBTQ people as well. There are plenty of examples that illustrated ...


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'The right direction': Equality Fest creates space for acceptance in York

Taliaferro's church was just one of many organizations part of Equality Fest, a festival celebrating and recognizing the value and importance of LGBTQ ...


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All-inclusive wedding expo held in Knoxville

Local vendors came together to launch the first all LGBTQ-friendly wedding exposition in Knoxville. The wedding show features ...


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Ruby Rose's 'Batwoman' is TV's 1st out LGBTQ superhero

Ruby Rose suffered the slings and arrows from schoolmates about being different before the rise of social media. The 33-year-old gender-fluid actress ...


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Why Younger Americans Misunderstand True Socialism

This lack of education, Wolfram said, has caused many of America's youth to look at economic inequality differently than their predecessors do.


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Yes, America Is Rigged Against Workers

Numerous studies have found that an important cause of America's soaring income inequality is the decline of labor unions — and the concomitant ...


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Equal Justice Initiative honoring victims of lynching

The primary goal of the initiative is to raise awareness and provide education on the history of racial and economic injustice and inequality in America.


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It's NOT the Economy, Stupid; it's a Stupid White Supremacy Undermining the Economy

Ex-post facto spoiler alert: the electorate knew in 2016 what his racial ... racial and ethnic inequality, particularly as manifested in African American ...


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Weary of race issue? Imagine how we feel.

But I don't get that luxury so long as America continues to pursue that ... strange tic in the African American psyche that makes us see inequality and ...


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Will Democrats Be Democrats — Or Fraidy-Cats?

... while there's a large and steadily growing public will across our country to take bold steps to battle the plague of inequality ripping America apart, ...


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Max C. Eden: Lack of funding is not what ails American schools

The fact is that America spends more on education than any other major ... Even among schools serving a high share of students in poverty, only 4% ...


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Why Welfare Hasn't Cured Poverty

When President Lyndon Johnson launched his War on Poverty in the 1960s, he pledged to eliminate poverty in America. More than five decades, ...


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