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Thursday, 15 August 2019

We Must Uplift Black LGBTQ People Through Economic Empowerment

But I was exceptionally proud to open my print copy of The New York Times on June 29 and see Black LGBTQ individuals highlighted in a feature ...


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Head Back To School With LGBTQ Competency

Ensuring that schools are as inclusive and welcoming as possible for LGBTQ students is personal for longtime LGBTQ advocate Garry Bevel.


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Trump wants to let federal contractors discriminate against LGBTQ people

The Trump administration wants to allow federal contractors to discriminate against LGBTQ people. A proposed new rule announced on Wednesday ...


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Public television to bring back racist, anti-LGBTQ, anti-Semite Pat Buchanan as show panelist

Pat Buchanan, a noted white nationalist, racist, anti-Semite, Holocaust denier, Islamophobe, homophobe who even President Donald Trump once ...


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Lafayette school board approves anti-bullying resolutions, including one for LGBTQ students

The Lafayette Parish School Board unanimously approved resolutions against bullying Wednesday, including one offering protection specifically for ...


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LGBTQ Rights Activists Activists Push the Navajo Nation to Repeal its Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Activists are pressing Navajo Nation leaders to repeal a longstanding ban on same-sex marriage and expand protections for LGBTQ people on tribal ...


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Trump Admin Rule Would Allow Contractors To Fire LGBTQ Workers Over 'Religious' Grounds

The rule would rescind a 2014 executive order by former President Barack Obama protecting LGBTQ employees working under employers with ...


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Is that private school denying access to LGBTQ students?

To continue receiving public money from Florida's large and growing scholarship and voucher programs, private schools would have to disavow any ...


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The Government of Canada supports the economic development of Indigenous communities along ...

The Government of Canada supports the economic development of Indigenous communities along ...
"The St. Lawrence River offers a multitude of economic opportunities, and I am pleased that Indigenous communities along the riverside can make the ...

Teepee on campus slashed

Teepee on campus slashed
We will let the truth of what happened to this teepee be a symbol of what we have to endure each and every single day as Indigenous peoples.” ...

Mni Ki Wakan Summit rallies for UN protection from pipeline oil spills in Lakota Territory

Mni Ki Wakan Summit rallies for UN protection from pipeline oil spills in Lakota Territory
Advocates for the U.N. declaration of a World Indigenous Peoples Decade of Water have partnered with local organizations to drum up ...

At police chiefs' HR strategies conference, organized crime takes centre stage

At police chiefs' HR strategies conference, organized crime takes centre stage
Policing with Indigenous peoples; Drugs; Mental health — employee wellness and police interactions with people in crisis; Public perception, ...

Guelph federal candidates discuss their plans to tackle food insecurity

Guelph federal candidates discuss their plans to tackle food insecurity
They also agreed that more needs to be done to provide nutritious food to Indigenous communities, but first the government must listen to the needs of ...

Language of food connects First Nations people to country, culture and better health

Language of food connects First Nations people to country, culture and better health
Food provides the opportunity for Indigenous peoples to reconnect to country and culture through stories of language, growing and preparation ...

A cure for mass shootings: Embrace a different way of being human

A cure for mass shootings: Embrace a different way of being human
The country was founded in the genocide of indigenous peoples leading to not only a trail of tears but also a trail of blood. And white men have carried ...

Slashing of teepee 'deeply disappointing'

Slashing of teepee 'deeply disappointing'
“I acknowledge the difficulties of the lived reality of Indigenous Peoples and condemn the acts of oppression and racism that continue to occur.”.