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Monday, 2 September 2019

World Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Education to be held in Adelaide in 2020

Thousands of people from across the globe are expected to meet in South Australia for the World Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Education 2020 ...


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Why the Native American Vote Is Crucial for Dems in 2020

Native groups have been trying to get a bigger role in the American political conversation for years, and now could be their time.


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No more socialism for Native Americans

Elizabeth Warren set a higher bar for wooing the Native American vote by calling for $10 billion in spending to stimulate economic development, build ...


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Native Americans say Dior ad pushes stereotypes

The Latest on outrage over a Dior ad campaign for its Sauvage fragrance that featured a Native American dancer and symbols ...


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US Native American health agency at crossroads

Emergency rooms shut down for months. Hospital policies put patients at risk for opioid abuse and overdoses. A longtime ...


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Several Native American traditions shown through tribal dancing

 Native American traditions are showcased through tribal dancing during Labor Day weekend. On Saturday, several tribes came ...


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Dior's Sauvage perfume ad featuring Johnny Depp under fire for 'offensive' Native American ...

Dior is facing intense backlash after promoting its Sauvage perfume line with an advertisement featuring Johnny Depp and "offensive" Native ...


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Clarke Museum exhibit delves into Native American basket design

“When Designs Escaped Baskets” also offers a timeline of how the use of Native American basket designs has changed over the years — from ...


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Why Taylor Swift Really Scares Trump On LGBTQ Rights

More than any politician—or any other pop star—Taylor Swift has struck fear in the hearts of the enemies of LGBTQ equality. Democratic candidates ...


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Inclusion or indoctrination? How opposing sides view teaching LGBTQ history in schools

This has the potential to change the way society views the LGBT community. Who we decide to talk about and who we include in history reflects the ...


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Multiple arrests, injuries as Straight Pride parade clashes with counterprotesters in Boston

... of the parade said they were marching to exercise their rights to freedom of speech, while other used it to speak out against the LGBTQ community.


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Straight Pride marches in Boston demanding Trump's wall is built, and it did not go well

... a group of white supremacists and is an attempt to bait the Boston LGBTQ community, as well as racial and ethnic minority communities in Boston.


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Pride Festivities End with Parade in Superior

Duluth Mayor Emily Larson and Superior Mayor Jim Paine showed their support for the LGBTQ community by joining the action of the parade with ...


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Where Will LGBTQ Rights Be in 2069?

That evening patrons of the Stonewall Inn experienced yet another raid by the police. Such intrusions were not uncommon -- police forces would break ...


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Thousands hit the streets for 2019 Calgary Pride Parade

The event was a time for the community to show their support for the LGBTQ community. “Just watching this community evolve and watching this ...


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Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Derides Attendees of Boston's Straight Pride Parade

Critics of the group mentioned the organizers are “white-supremacists” who intend to bait members of the LGBTQ group, in response to the report.


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Layoffs and Silence — What's Going On Over At Native Instruments?

Native Instruments' Traktor is one of the most popular DJ software suites in the world. But many former employees have less than stellar reviews.


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Equality Can't Wait? For Men, It Apparenly Can

Women especially faced a great deal of social inequality including ... and levies concerns about the true state of women's equality in America.


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America's zip codes are becoming more economically segregated — how this impacts you and ...

It's not a coincidence that income inequality has worsened as residential segregation has become more common. A new working paper from ...


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America Is Saving More

Sheets notes that one driver of wealth inequality has been the strong performance of U.S. equities, which have outpaced those in more developed ...


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Census Bureau: 1.8% of people in Atlanta identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 1,766 citizens living in Atlanta in 2017, 98.2% said they were only one race while 1.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. ...


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"Choice without Inclusion?: Comparing the Intensity of Racial Segregati"

The highest levels of racial isolation are at the primary level for public and ... We find that double segregation by race and class is higher in charter ...


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Beto O'Rourke makes second stop in Charlottesville

O'Rourke visited the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center for a round table discussion with community leaders about racial and ...


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Cheerleader's blackface video raises ghosts of Fresno's racist past

It took two 15-year-old cheerleaders, two viral videos, a racial slur and a school board member on a tear to force this Central Valley city to confront its ...


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Johnny Depp's Latest Dior Sauvage Advert Pulled After Racism Accusations

Johnny Depp's latest Dior fragrance ad has been pulled by the French fashion house, after it faced accusations of racial insensitivity towards Native ...


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