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Thursday, 14 November 2019

Here's How 'Frasier' Marked A Turning Point For LGBTQ Characters On TV

Here's How 'Frasier' Marked A Turning Point For LGBTQ Characters On TV. The Kelsey Grammer-led series set the stage for “Will & Grace” in its ...


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Georgia's Republican House Speaker reiterates opposition to anti-LGBTQ “religious freedom” bills

Georgia's Republican House Speaker reiterates opposition to anti-LGBTQ ... because they might frighten away businesses with pro-LGBTQ policies.


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LGBTQ veterans are now eligible for New York's benefits

LGBTQ veterans who were dishonorably discharged from the U.S. military because of their sexual orientation or gender identity are now ...


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First LGBTQ-friendly senior housing project coming to Boston's South End

A former middle school in Boston's South End neighborhood is going to be repurposed into New England's first LGBTQ-friendly senior housing facility.


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Ellie Goulding may skip NFL's Salvation Army halftime show after LGBTQ backlash

But some folks criticized Goulding for working with an organization that they say is anti-LGBTQ. The singer responded with a challenge for the ...


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LGBTQ community raises concerns with controversial conference at Dal

Members of the LBGTQ community at Dalhousie University are questioning why the institution is renting space to controversial conference.


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Bozeman students express concern over Christian athletic club's alleged LGBTQ stance

Some students at Bozeman High School say that a club that meets on campus discriminates against LGBTQ students. The group is called The ...


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LGBTQ rights under fire at north Phoenix school, parent says

The rights of LGBTQ students are under fire at a Phoenix elementary and middle school. That's what one parent told us ...


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Time's Up new CEO says bosses waking up to risks of 'toxic' workplaces

She hoped to see Time's Up's work extend to South America and countries ... “Gender discrimination really transcends all boundaries, regardless of ...


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Arizona's rural students are struggling

A little more than 23% of Arizona's rural children are in poverty, the second-highest state rural poverty rate in the U.S., according to the report.


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Castro unveils sweeping disability plan

“There should be no second-class citizens in America. ... just 74% of the federal poverty level to at least 100% of the federal poverty level, ending the ...


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How to cure racism in the US healthcare system

The reason for this primarily has to do with poverty, but poverty is also related to poor environmental health. Anjum Hajat is an assistant professor of ...


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Here's how much smaller the top 11 billionaires' fortunes would be if Bernie Sanders' or Elizabeth ...

Income inequality in the US is reaching levels not seen since the 1920s, researchers say, sparking a fierce debate among Democratic candidates ...


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American youth should eye past tyrannies

By the way, after having fallen to 16th in 2016, the U.S. has staged a ... of the population experienced extreme poverty ($1.90 a day) compared with ...


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Report: State Improved in Several Child Health Indicators but Still Struggles With Poverty, Racial ...

The report, called the Alabama Kids Count Data Book, explores 70 key indicators across four issue areas: health, safety, education and economic ...


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How individuals can push corporate America to fix the racial wealth gap

I was raised in the United States by my Dominican parents and lived on the thin line between poverty and prosperity. I am choosing not to stand on that ...


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