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Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Living Out Palm Springs, LGBTQ senior housing in resort-style community

The City of Palm Springs will soon see a resort-style senior living community catering exclusively to LGBTQ adults. 


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'I don't have to hide': LGBTQ seniors find comfort in affirming housing facilities

Among the aging LGBTQ population, Atlas' story is not uncommon: Almost half of older same-sex couples have reported experiencing housing ...


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Manila's LGBTQ lane

Pedestrians walk on the newly painted rainbow colored pedestrian lane in Arroceros corner Natividad Street in Manila on Wednesday. The initiative ...


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Limited gains for diverse candidates prompt calls for changes to nomination process

More women, people of colour, Indigenous people and members of the LGBTQ community were on the ballot than in 2015, but the gains made on ...


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Stonewall Exhibition at Bird Library brings visibility to LGBTQ+ community

To honor LGBT History Month and remember the Stonewall riots, Syracuse University's LGBT Resource Center is hosting an exhibition in Bird Library ...


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International students should align themselves with LGBTQ groups

The LGBTQ and international student communities are two groups that are typically not thought of together or mentioned in the same sentence.


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Undergraduate Women, LGBTQ Students More Likely To Experience Sexual Assault In ...

More than 30 percent of undergraduate women at the University of Florida have experienced nonconsensual sexual contact since enrolling at the ...


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First Chick-fil-A in the UK to close just 6 months after opening amid LGBTQ protests

The first Chick-fil-A in the UK announced it would switch off in six months, only a few days after the popular American fast food chain made its debut in ...


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For the first time ever, there are more ultra-wealthy people in China than the US — and America's ...

... average wealth, and levels of wealth inequality, according to Credit Suisse. ... America's widening wealth gap won't just affect its number of wealthy ...


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Signs of inequality spread through Latin America

Signs of inequality are increasing across Latin America and massive protests in the region's most stable economy, Chile, underscore the discontent of ...


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Zuckerberg will push cryptocurrency as remedy for inequality

This includes 14 million people here in the U.S. Being shut out of the financial system has real consequences for people's lives—and it's often the most ...


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'Triggered' liberals busy preaching PC dogma, as poor struggle to survive on America's mean streets

put the one percent richest Americans on notice that the street was fed up with wage inequality and workplace abuses. That sudden groundswell of ...


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What progressives really 'exalt' in

But my examples of inequality at birth were based on economics, gender and race, which ... Now let's examine America's equal justice under the law.


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'We Are at War': Protests in Chile Leave at Least 11 Dead

But the rate of inequality is among the worst in Latin America. "You can argue that there's a middle class, that we decreased poverty, that today we ...


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Allegations of racial abuse at high school football game 'egregious,' New Jersey police chief says

Police had previously declined to specify the racial slurs that were used in the incident. On Tuesday, police said that the victims — all African-American ...


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Trump's hard-line immigration rule could disproportionately hurt Asian immigrants

The racial group has one of the fastest growing populations in poverty. Between 2007 and 2011, the number of Asian Americans in poverty grew by 37 ...


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