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Tuesday, 22 October 2019

New Frontiers in the Protection of the LGBTQ Community

This lack of protection leaves members of the LGBTQ community vulnerable to discrimination in states that do not have preventative laws. Thus, this ...


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Kellogg's anti-LGBTQ bullying campaign

We all know our regular cereal boxes – they feature a smiling sports star who encourages us to eat healthy. Breaking that stereotype, Kellogg's has ...


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LGBTQ people not safe on social media, including Instagram

It's unsurprising to see how Instagram has had a tumultuous relationship with the LGBTQ community in recent years. In 2017, the Daily Dot reported a ...


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UK's first Chick-fil-A to close following LGBTQ protests

U.K.'s first Chick-fil-A to close following LGBTQ protests ... and that of the U.K. as we are a progressive country that has legalized same sex marriage ...


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| Out with Columbus Day and in with Indigenous Peoples Day

For this reason, over eight states, 130 cities and 10 universities are recognizing a more deserving alternative — Indigenous Peoples' Day. I believe ...


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Canadian financial institutions to assume new human rights obligations

On Indigenous peoples, EP IV will require EPFIs and clients to operate ... pursuant to the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.


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The day natives showed Europeans SF Bay: 'It was the end of their world, and they didn't know it'

High atop a windswept hill called Sweeney Ridge, halfway between Pacifica. and San Bruno, is a spot where the modern history of the Bay Area ...


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ABCC Bringing Together Wide Spectrum of Culture Centers

... the more than occasional identification of staff and students of being Black simultaneously with being Latino, Asian American or Native American.


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The American Dream Is Still Alive

According to U.S. Census Bureau figures, recent evidence suggests that the income inequality between the haves and have-nots in the United States ...


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Botswana: African bastion of stability, key elements

Diamond-rich Botswana is hailed for its stability, but the southern African nation struggles with income inequality, unemployment and a high rate of HIV ...


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Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine, world's largest, to down tools

... metro fare hike, as locals vent their discontent over the high cost of living and extreme inequality in one of Latin America's most stable nations.


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Political risk alive in Latin America as protests spread

Latin America, the traditional poster child for political risk in financial ... arguing it does little to reduce income inequality or improve social services.


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Warren's Wealth Tax: Unfair, Harmful and Un-American

This is a disastrous proposal for America. Warren says that income inequality has worsened. The gap between the richest Americans and the average ...


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Pratt Joins Nationwide Commemoration of the 400th Anniversary of Slavery in America

Pratt Institute has joined the initiative 400 Years of Inequality, a coalition of organizations and individuals calling for a nationwide reexamination of the ...


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Is inequality becoming worse?

First, let's compare Chile's inequality with other countries. We've looked at the Gini index, ... Read more from Reality Check · Send us your questions.


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The “wealth tax” is a trap

... reducing such inequality would address upward mobility, future economic crises or secure America's democratic institutions. The wealth tax is a trap!


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