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Wednesday, 4 September 2019

On whose green Earth?

Why do these different groups of evangelicals interpret dominion differently? ... I think it's important to mention the networks of indigenous peoples.


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Indigenous Land Causes Ungovernability in Brazil, Says Bolsonaro

The intention of these great reserves, and this has always been discussed at the UN, is that, for the self-determination of indigenous peoples, they ...


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Native Americans see border as 'imaginary line'

Today, tens of thousands of people belonging to U.S. Native tribes live in the Mexican states of Baja California, Sonora, Coahuila and Chihuahua, my ...


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Elizabeth Warren could be a front runner for Native American voters

Forum attendees welcomed Sen. Elizabeth Warren with lulus and a standing ovation after Rep. Deb Haaland, Laguna Pueblo, ...


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Don't cancel Dior for celebratingNative Americans, cancel them for celebrating an alleged wife ...

Even though Dior did their ample due diligence in integrating Native American talent not just on screen but in the pre-production of the campaign, the ...


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Cross between Native American culture and Christian faith: one mural with a meaning

Pastor Old Horse says the church wanted to show the community that even though they are a Christian Church, their Native American culture is still ...


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Native votes went missing in North Carolina. Tribal leaders vow that won't happen again next week.

Native American voting groups have made it their mission over the years to get as many of their members to the polls as possible. That effort has even ...


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White Coats for Black Lives Group Gives Harvard Medical School C+ for Diversity and Inclusion

The Medical School's student body comprises 7.1 percent black students, 0.1 percent Native American students, 9.5 percent Latinx students, and 2.9 ...


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LGBTQ Labor Day Trumped

Labor Day this year for our LGBTQ community is overshadowed by the Trump administration strategically attempting to legalize discrimination against ...


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Kansas University faculty wants Chick-fil-A banned from campus for fears of 'safety,' 'mental well ...

... Dan Cathy, publicly supported traditional marriage in 2012 and opponents have accused Chick-fil-A of being anti-LGBTQ for its charitable giving to ...


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LGBTQ focused narrative in “Pose” tells story of ballroom dancing as safety net

“Pose” is known for extravagant costumes and high intensity battles on the ballroom floor. But the show, created by alumnus Steven Canals, also ...


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Hate on our doorstep

Standing up for our LGBTQ community and carrying a sign in protest as far-right demonstrators commandeer our language is not only moral but ...


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Infertility Coverage for LGBTQ Employees

Having children, outside of a heterosexual coupling, has historically been difficult for LGBTQ people. Ignorance, prejudice, and even the law have put ...


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The Straight Pride Parade Was a Reminder that Queer Liberation Must Be Anti-Racist

Another parallel between the threat Straight Pride poses to LGBTQ people and the way similar far-right get-togethers threaten people of color is how ...


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This California bill would train teachers to support LGBTQ students

California schools may be required to provide teachers with training to support LGBTQ students if a new bill is passed.


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LA County Coroner to Track Data on LGBTQ Suicides, Hate Crimes

The Board of Supervisors Tuesday directed the Los Angeles County coroner to begin collecting data on sexual orientation and gender identity in an ...


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Katrina vanden Heuvel: 'Corporate America's sudden burst of conscience could prove a game ...

... damage to the American economy and society," Columbia University professor Jeffrey Sachs writes, including "a massive rise in inequality of wealth ...


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The Tea Party–Trump Decade

President Bush, President Obama, the U.S. Treasury, and the Federal .... Piketty demonstrated that American inequality today “is quantitatively as ...


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The California Divide

No place is that more apparent than in California, a majority-minority nation-state that has America's highest rates for poverty and income inequality.


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These startling facts about the US economy show why the next recession could be even more ...

Alarming new data suggests a new recession could wipe out half of all U.S. ... Wealth inequality grew faster than income inequality during the ...


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10 women in medicine who advocate for underserved populations

Despite dramatic improvements in many areas of health care, patients from racial and ethnic minority groups experience lower-quality care and have ...


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Racial Disparities Persist Among Palliative Patients with Kidney Disease

Patients of color suffering from advanced kidney disease are underrepresented among palliative care patients, recent research has found. Outreach to ...


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WeWork's all-male board is not its biggest board diversity problem

As a woman of color and a board member myself, I am an unequivocal proponent of gender and racial diversity. It's why I joined Athena Alliance, ...


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Governor Northam Announces Members of Commission to Examine Racial Inequity in Virginia Law

Governor Ralph Northam today announced the members of the Commission to Examine Racial Inequity in Virginia Law.


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