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Thursday, 17 October 2019

Wisconsin's 12 native tribes honored in Stevens Point

Iris Carufel is the Native American Center Coordinator who organized the event Monday. “For me, being a native student in higher education, often we ...


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Native Americans at Harvard College Celebrates Indigenous Peoples' Day

Undergraduate group Native Americans at Harvard College hosted an Indigenous Peoples' Day event Monday, celebrating native cultures and ...


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Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow invites community to learn more about Native American culture

The 49th annual Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow gives the community a chance to learn more about the culture, ...


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Native Americans honor boarding school children who died with a march

Dozens and dozens of names of Native American children who died at the Rapid City Indian Boarding School were called Monday morning.


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Matthew Shepard's parents blast Barr's LGBTQ record in anniversary of hate crime law

The murder galvanized the LGBTQ community and became the namesake of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, ...


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Photojournalist Saves Teenage Boy From Attack After Ukrainian LGBTQ Pride Parade

On September 15, the Ukranian city of Kharkiv held its first-ever LGBTQ parade. Despite the protests of the city mayor, Gennady ...


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Rev. Graham: 'I Hope Every Christian' Votes Against Godless 'LGBTQ Agenda'

Franklin Graham said he hopes all Christians go to the ballot box in 2020 and stand against the "godless, socialist agenda" of the LGBTQ movement ...


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Reed Erickson was a trans man who bankrolled early LGBT movements

No LGBTQ History Month should pass without recognition of the unique, pivotal role in improving LGBTQ lives played by Reed Erickson. Like many ...


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Homeless LGBTQ youth make up a portion of Austin's 'hidden homeless'

 KVUE has been taking a deep dive into homelessness issues in Austin, talking to leaders from a wide range of perspectives ...


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Humanizing 'the person behind the uniform': Toronto cop making documentary on LGBTQ officers

A Toronto police officer who says she once struggled with coming out while working as a cop is now co-producing a documentary about LGBTQ ...


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How To Participate In Spirit Day & Show The LGBTQ Community Some Love

However, there are many others way you can participate in Spirit Day because LGBTQ youths still need to know they have our love and support, ...


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New legislation introduced to prevent LGBTQ discrimination in jobs, housing

The Fairness Act is back at the Ohio Statehouse. It would bar discrimination against LGBTQ Ohioans in employment and ...


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Harvard study spotlights growing inequality among older Americans

A new Harvard study shows the inequality of wealth and opportunity that has become a stubborn feature of American life is being entrenched in the ...


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Tackling inequality could save millions of children

Children's risk of dying before age 5 varies more than 40-fold. Nearly half of the 5.4 million children dying in 2017 would be alive if all districts in low- ...


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The Democratic Candidates Have a Plan to Protect Abortion Rights

... clear that the matter is inseparable from issues of economic inequality. “I lived in an America where abortion was illegal, and rich women still got ...


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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar to Endorse Bernie Sanders. Will It Matter?

He demonstrated his vitality plenty well behind the podium, as well, delivering fiery responses about health care, income inequality, America's role ...


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The Distressing Growth Of Wealth Inequality Of Boomers

This finding echoes what the St. Louis Fed determined looking at wealth inequality overall in America. It determined that “wealth inequality has grown ...


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As the rich get richer, tackling inequality is a global struggle

This is the context of Trump's "America First", which some regard as ... In effect, it accentuated the inequality already corroding the American ...


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As baby boomers retire in record numbers, inequality rampant in housing market

Housing in America is at an inflection point. While affordability and homeownership have become critical issues holding back the nation's economy, ...


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Fox & Friends host gets unexpected lesson on wealth inequality from Ohio diner

A “Fox & Friends” host got an unexpected lesson on wealth inequality from a retired man eating breakfast in an ... then let us make a small request.


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