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Thursday, 21 November 2019

This Christian university student's coming out is one for the history books

Arthur won the competition. He said he would donate the $500 prize to the Trevor Project, which provides suicide prevention services to LGBTQ teens.


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Chick-Fil-A Announces It Will Stop Giving Money To Alleged Anti-LGBTQ Organizations

The company has announced it will no longer support organizations accused of anti-LGBTQ sentiment. Chick-fil-A has received high-profile criticism ...


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'New queer storytelling': 10 to see at Image + Nation LGBTQ film festival

Montreal's busy film festival season winds down with the 32nd edition of Image + Nation. Our city's premier LGBTQ cinema event is also the ...


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West Virginia library pulls and attempts to ban LGBTQ children's book

A West Virginia public library is deciding whether to permanently ban an LGBTQ-themed book featuring a male same-sex couple after a local pastor ...


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New LGBTQ pub to open in Victoria

Diamant, who has previously owned and operated bars in New York City, told CTV News that he wants to open the pub to provide the LGBTQ ...


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Arkansas cities get low marks in Human Rights Campaign's LGBTQ equality index

The Human Rights Campaign yesterday released its annual assessment of protections for LGBTQ people in cities across the country. The Municipal ...


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Conservative insiders say Scheer, party need to evolve on LGBTQ issues

Two Conservative strategists say both the party and leader Andrew Scheer need to modernize their approach to social issues if they want to convince ...


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Study finds an epidemic of suicide among LGBTQ youth. Most blame “recent politics.”

The Trevor Project's National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health — the largest survey of LGBTQ youth mental health ever conducted with over ...


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Are we seeing a Latin Spring?

But now, Latin America is seeing a new wave of unrest — some even call it the Latin spring ... Chile has among the world's highest inequality levels


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Why The Right Should Care About Income Inequality

Widening inequality and slowing social mobility really is a problem in America, and government policies championed by the elite have exacerbated ...


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Latin America's poster child seeks a third way out of crisis

However, if politicians are to have any hope of securing longer-term stability, they will need to address the inequality that lies at the heart of the ...


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Billionaires unreasonable with wealth distribution to employees

The Forbes 400 is the perfect example of growing wealth inequality in America. While members may give money to charity and organizations that do ...


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Why the stock market's new exuberance may be irrational

Trump's “America First” trade and foreign policies risk destroying the ... jobs, firms, and entire industries, exacerbating already high levels of inequality.


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2 million Americans don't have access to running water and basic plumbing

Racial water gaps for Latinx and African-American households are particularly salient at the regional level, the authors added: “In parts of the South, ...


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The Divide in Yakima Is the Divide in America

Demographic changes like those are defining a political moment in America where the president stokes tensions along racial lines with immigration ...


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A Long Overdue Report Card on Racial Inequality in New York City

Despite fifty years of continuous reforms, low-income African and Latino American students still attend schools where the likelihood of graduating and ...


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