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Monday, 12 August 2019

Second transgender woman of color shot to death in SC in 15 days

After two black transgender women were killed in South Carolina in just over two weeks, Charleston and national LGBTQ groups say the situation is ...


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Taylor Swift Explains Why She Decided To Champion LGBTQ Rights On 'You Need To Calm Down'

That is evidenced by the song's video that features a bunch of LGBTQ celebrities, and by lyrics like, “You just need to take several seats and then try to ...


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“Sexual Freedom Summit” teaches attendees how to fight for LGBTQ sexual freedom

Given the threat that a conservative judiciary can pose to LGBTQ people's sexual freedom — encompassing everything from reproductive decisions to ...


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Elevation church's establishment in Winston-Salem causes concern among former LGBTQ members

The recent establishment and expansion of a Charlotte-based megachurch in Winston-Salem has former LGBTQ members of the church concerned.


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David Antonio Cruz's timely paintings that explore the injustices against LGBTQ and BAME ...

In his new body of work, David Antonio Cruz explores the intersectionality of queerness and race through painting, sculpture, and performance.


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California university sports teams still traveling to 10 anti-LGBTQ states despite ban

Three years after California lawmakers banned state lawmakers and state university athletes from traveling to 10 states that discriminate against ...


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New Kansas governor brings sharp shift on LGBTQ foster kids

 Kansas' child welfare agency has drafted guidelines urging foster parents to allow LGBTQ kids in their care to “express themselves ...


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A Stark Reminder–Queer People Still Under Attack

LGBTQ people are extra vigilant about their rights. Women are boldly asserting their right to self-determination and freedom from harassment through ...


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North America is the China-US Trade War Winner

Mexico and Canada were America's top two trade partners in the first six ... Trumps' Trade War has succeeded in making North America's ... is the documented income inequality effects from free trade agreements that ...


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US agriculture needs a 21st-century New Deal

The U.S. Department of Agriculture predicts that this year's corn and ... and exacerbating rural problems, from income inequality to the opioid crisis. Reconstructing rural America and dealing with climate change are both part of this ...


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US sanctions may worsen Venezuela suffering, says UN rights chief

The UN's human rights chief has criticised the latest US sanctions against ... of civil and political rights" can accentuate inequality and worsening economic ... He said America would use "every tool to end Maduro's dictatorship in ...


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Why Trump's America is more divided than ever

"The Republican party basically sees the true national identity of America as .... Drutman points out that, in the US, "political polarisation and inequality ...


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Neither left nor right has proper remedy for America's illness

Neither left nor right has proper remedy for America's illness .... disordered by selfishness, alienation, variously defined bigotries, inequality and a lack ...


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Out of Ottawa, Some Deflating New Stats on Life in the World's Richest Nation

South of the border, here in the United States, we Americans tend not to pay ... “American society has greater income inequality, such that the higher ...


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Racism and Hate are “Not New” in America

The 2020 presidential election has prompted a variety of conversations about America as a nation. Matters such as income inequality, poverty, access ...


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With Venezuela, Trump follows failed Cuba script

... to take good notes, heed the lessons of Latin America's timelines, and address the core issues of poverty, inequality of opportunity, and corruption.


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