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Thursday, 7 November 2019

New rule puts LGBTQ asylum seekers at greater risk

LGBTQ asylum seekers from Central American countries stuck at the Mexican border at San Diego's San Ysidro district are being placed at greater risk ...


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Federal court strikes down Trump's anti-LGBTQ health care rule allowing religious-based ...

This is a win in the T administration's continued attack on women and LGBTQ people.” Lambda Legal Senior Attorney Jamie Gliksberg said the ...


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New policy allows faith-based discrimination against LGBTQ families

... administration would allow foster care and adoption groups and agencies to deny LGBTQ families on faith-based grounds.


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United Methodist division declares itself a 'safe harbor' for LGBTQ clergy

The bishops of the Western Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church have declared their churches a “safe harbor” for LGBTQ clergy. The Safe ...


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LGBTQ Students Refuse Funds From Law Firms With Arbitration

A group of 14 LGBTQ affinity groups from top law schools, including Harvard, Stanford, and Yale, will no longer accept funds from law firms that require ...


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'This hurt me': KC Council panel approves ban on conversion therapy for LGBTQ youth

Kansas City took a step Wednesday toward becoming the second city in Missouri to ban conversion therapy for minors following more than an hour of ...


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Which Is The World's Most LGBTQ Friendly City?

It's no secret that city life can be a bit much sometimes – from overcrowding to high living costs and a lack of wide open spaces. Not only can these ...


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How the fight for LGBTQ parental rights has backfired in new custody battles

As LGBTQ parents struggled to maintain custody of children after coming out, they employed experts whose arguments were designed to assuage ...


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Here's a running list of the most high-profile American billionaires and multi-millionaires who have ...

While the idea of using a wealth tax to solve America's inequality problem has gained traction in recent years, proposals have been hampered by ...


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Life Expectancy For American Men Keeps Decreasing

It would appear as if the life expectancy for American men has peaked and it ... and the rising income inequality in America influencing health comes.


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America is not for sale

His priorities include reducing economic inequality and eliminating the corporate stronghold on Washington. Steyer is not a captivating or exciting ...


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“We have only one obligation: end inequality and bring happiness to the ... Latin America's successful ex-presidents are being dogged by vindictive ...


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Struggle to save America's cities is focus of University Lecture

Unaffordable housing, economic inequality and aging infrastructure: Cities today are struggling. With limited tools to address these problems, city ...


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Chile: President Promotes Minimum Wage Hike to Quell Unrest

... minimum wage, one of a series of measures to try to contain nearly three weeks of anti-government protests over inequality in one of Latin America's ...


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Poverty in America is so expensive it now has its own inflation value

Income inequality in America is the highest in decades, and the highest of all high-income countries. It's also growing rapidly—meaning that, as the ...


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Income for poorest Americans fell faster than previously thought: study

“The issue of income inequality in the U.S. isn't really a revelation, but our analysis shows that when you factor in inflation inequality, income inequality ...


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