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Monday, 14 October 2019

Native American Solutions To Climate Crisis

On this editon of Your Call One Planet Series, we'll mark Indigenous People's Day by discussing how Native American traditional knowledge can help ...


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Ecuador indigenous, president open talks over protests

President Lenín Moreno and leaders of Ecuador's indigenous peoples sat down Sunday evening to a nationally broadcast negotiating session aimed ...


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Some US states marking their first Indigenous Peoples' Day

A handful of states are celebrating their first Indigenous Peoples' Day on Monday as part of a trend to move away from a day ...


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Virginia capital to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day

Virginia's capital city will recognize Indigenous Peoples' Day on Monday, joining a shift away from a day traditionally reserved for ...


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15 Powerful Native Leaders to Celebrate on Indigenous People's Day

A record number of cities and states will celebrate Indigenous People's Day and reject Columbus Day, which activists both Native and non-Native, ...


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Columbus Day, 2019

No matter what you might have read in grammar school, few people in Columbus' time still ... Instead, they'll recognize Indigenous Peoples Day.


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Ancestral Native remains coming home from Finland

The Square Tower House at Mesa Verde National Park. Native American remains and objects taken in the 1890s from Mesa Verde which ended up in ...


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Columbus was far from the first to discover America

They do not mention that colonial takeovers of the Americas, starting with Christopher Columbus, led to the deaths of millions of Native people and the ...


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Legislation is necessary for the protection of LGBTQ workers

Fifty-two percent of adults who identify as LGBTQ live in states where it's legal for employers to discriminate based on sexuality or gender identity.


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One of Trump's anti-LGBTQ judges issues a dissent best described as 'whackdoodle'

Neomi Rao is one of the viciously anti-LGBTQ judges chosen by President Trump to pack the federal courts. Rao is also the author of a dissent last ...


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National Coming Out Day marked by worry over supreme court LGBTQ case

National Coming Out Day festivities across the US were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBTQ people may have to go back into the closet so ...


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Legislation is necessary for the protection of LGBTQ workers

 the Supreme Court heard three cases regarding workplace discrimination against LGBT employees. Fifty-two percent of adults ...


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Democrats slap the faithful during LGBTQ Town Hall

Anyone wondering why religious people still support Trump, despite his flaws, need only watch a recording of the Democrats' fanatical LGBTQ ...


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10 queer movies on Revry to watch for LGBTQ History Month

Looking for some queer films to watch to celebrate LGBTQ History Month? Here are 10 queer movies or series that speak to queer history or to history ...


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Halloween party offers good time for LGBTQ community

 It was sober Halloween fun for everyone, but especially for people at risk and young people in the LGBTQ community. Costumes ...


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These trailblazers were awarded for helping LGBTQ parents gain true equality

Gigi is a famous LGBTQ content creator with nearly 8 million followers and almost half a billion views on YouTube; Nats is a model, designer, artist and ...


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CLUES reaches into Greater Minnesota

According to Minnesota Compass, the proportion of working Latino adults in the state is slightly lower than all racial ... CLUES is a lifeline to people.”.


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Latin American Scripted Series to Track at Mipcom

A drill-down on high profile Latin American titles at Mipcom: ... to the top, despite poverty and racial discrimination,” says Turner Latin America's Tomas ...


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The truth about taxation in America

Both sides in this polite quarrel agree that inequality is a major problem and that recent changes in tax policy, especially the upwardly skewed Trump ...


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Wealth Disparity Is Growing and Ever More Weakening Us

The American Civil Liberties Union says “justice” inequality extends even to the death sentence. And Clinton Duffy, former warden at San Quentin ...


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Trump push for currency deal hits economic reality

It would do nothing to alter the dynamics of the US economy. Zero to increase innovation, productivity or competitiveness. Zero to address inequality, ...


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America's greedy millionaires and billionaires

... Americans “paid a lower total tax rate – spanning federal, state and local taxes – than any other income group.” One impact? Income inequality is at ...


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Study says sexual violence is a common experience of American women

On top of gender inequality, these demographic discrepancies in forced vs. voluntary sexual initiation shed light upon the socioeconomic and racial ...


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Should we soak the rich? You bet we should.

He did: He pushed through a tax cut that made income inequality worse. In 2018, for the first time, the 400 richest U.S. households paid a lower ...


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