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Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Democratic debate moderators need to ask about LGBTQ policy

Democratic presidential debate moderators have asked only one candidate a single question about the rights and wellbeing of the LGBTQ community, ...


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Pittsburgh receives perfect score for LGBTQ protections

The report bases scores on the existence of LGBTQ protections by city government, including non-discrimination laws, services and programs, ...


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About 1 million same-sex households in US

The estimates provide a limited glimpse into the LGBTQ population in America, which has not shown up in federal surveys for much of the nation's ...


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Casper ranks low for LGBTQ support, new report concludes

Casper is among several Wyoming cities that aren't doing enough to support their LGBTQ communities, according to a new report from the Human ...


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LGBTQ Children's Book Removed from Library Shelves in West Virginia

NCAC has joined with the American Library Association Office of Intellectual Freedom and West Virginia Library Association to urge library board ...


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Northampton, other Massachusetts communities in lead of LGBTQ support across country

Northampton is one of several cities in Massachusetts to receive a 100 when it comes to supporting LGBTQ ...


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Dubuque scores high on LGBTQ equality index; advocate says work still needs to be done

Indigo Channing, a volunteer with many LGBTQ groups in Dubuque, agreed that Dubuque's policies are inclusive. However, they said the policies ...


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LGBTQ Southerners report high rates of depression and anxiety, survey says

 A new study says members of the LGBTQ community who live in the South are reporting higher rates of anxiety and ...


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Buttigieg campaign apologizes for using stock photo of Kenyan woman

... fight racial inequality in America, the Washington Post reports. What they're saying: Sean Savett, communications director for the Buttigieg campaign ...


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What's Behind Our World on Fire?

... per capita income and least inequality in all of Latin America. Yet the protesters have succeeded in forcing the elected government to capitulate and ...


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We Asked the 2020 Contenders How They Plan to Tackle Inequality

Has campaign 2020 indeed put America's superrich at existential risk? ..... If technology were driving inequality, analysts note, then America's peers ...


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Study Says Fairfield County Has Nation's Highest Wage Inequality

A recent study by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York found that Fairfield County is the most unequal place in America when it comes to income.


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Why Is South America In Turmoil? An Overview

Its economy was growing whereas poverty and income inequality were in ... Before elaborating further on the sources of South American anger, let's ...


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Democracy's Crisis of Faith Reaches South America

Leaders remain corrupt, inequality is still rampant and no one has a viable ... South America experienced two decades of relative stability thanks to a ...


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The US could revive its middle class by bringing back unions

If the US is going to make a big dent in income inequality and raise living standards for the middle class, it is going to need a multipronged approach.


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Measures creating wealth are better than redistribution

America became the richest nation in the world, and the one with the most ... Indeed, to bemoan “economic inequality” and to seek to remedy this by ...


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