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Thursday, 28 November 2019

The Trevor Project is getting $6 million in a historic grant to help LGBTQ youth

LGBTQ youth across the country continue to face deep mental health struggles due shameful feelings about their gender or sexual identities.


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Trump again omits LGBTQ people in World AIDS Day proclamation

In a proclamation Wednesday recognizing World AIDS Day, Trump again has omitted any recognition of LGBTQ people as among the ...


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Some Pasco parents say the district's LGBTQ policy is under attack

Supporters of the LGBTQ policy adopted by the Pasco County School Board say the new guidelines are under attack.


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LGBTQ community get 'safe space' in Folkestone

A safe space has been set up for the LGBTQ community in Kent as figures show a 27% rise in hate crimes on the grounds of sexual orientation.


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The new rules that ban conversion therapy on LGBTQ children are now public

Utah's Department of Commerce has made public a pair of proposed rules that would ban conversion therapy on LGBTQ children ...


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"A moral basis": Roy Moore continues culture wars as he attacks same-sex marriage and drag ...

This is far from the first time that Moore has made controversial comments about the LGBTQ community. He declared earlier this year that he opposes ...


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The 20 Most Important LGBTQ TV Shows of the Decade

The past decade has seen an explosion of LGBTQ content on television. In fact, the latest report from GLAAD indicates that more than 10 percent of ...


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West Tennessee town's Christmas parade canceled for “scheduling conflicts” – others blame ...

The float would have included a rainbow flag based on a scripture in the bible that says “love everybody,” including those who identify as LGBTQ.


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Byron Allen spares no one in accusing Comcast of racial bias

Byron Allen offers his story as a model of African American economic success. In recent years, he has also fashioned himself a civil rights crusader, ...


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Native American LGBTQ+ Youth Facing Suicide Crisis, Study Finds

That's significantly higher than all other racial and ethnic groups surveyed: 19 percent of Latinx respondents had tried to end their lives, followed by ...


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Do I Still Have to Eat Like White People?

For the sake of this article, the two primary racial groups being discussed are Black Americans and White Americans. Historically, there are noticeable ...


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Los Angeles Councilmen Seek to Establish Office to Oversee Racial Equity

Three Los Angeles city councilmen called Tuesday for the creation of an Office of Racial Equity, which would be in charge of examining economic ...


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Beaten and blinded, Chile's protesters face "policy of punishment," says Amnesty International

Chile's streets burn as people continue to protest the rising inequality, cost of living and policies of Chilean President Sebastian Piñera. Among others ...


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Colombia president orders curfew in capital following unrest

The upheaval takes place as Latin America is experiencing a tide of ... medium and long-term solutions to deeply entrenched issues like inequality ...


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Uruguay general elections in virtual tie after unexpected rise for leftist ruling party

It also has the lowest index of inequality in South America. Uruguay is known for its liberal progressive policies on legalised marijuana - in 2013 it ...


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In Virginia, Bloomberg blasts Trump for Navy leader's ouster

... or for the values that truly make America great," Bloomberg told a group of reporters at a downtown ... The former Republican touted a platform that also focused on combating sea-level rise, economic inequality and health care.


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