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Monday, 2 December 2019

Trump Doesn't Mention LGBTQ People in World AIDS Day Proclamation

On Wednesday, for the third year in a row, Trump did not mention LGBTQ people in his annual proclamation in honor of Sunday's World AIDS Day.


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Shelley Morrison, Rosario on 'Will & Grace,' dies at 83

... as an actress was in playing the indomitable Rosario, in a comedy series that furthered the cause of social equity and fairness for LGBTQ people.


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Buttigieg turns to black pastor to discuss racism, poverty

Barber swatted away what he called the “false narrative” of division between African American and LGBTQ voters, and after the service reiterated that ...


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Homeless Youth Age Into Adulthood Still Waiting for Housing Aid Promised in 2017

In the adult shelters, said Hughes, “There are real safety risks, which is particularly the case for LGBTQ youth, and for younger people in general.” ...


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Psychedelics Are for Queer Folks, Too

In LGBTQ communities, incidents of depression, anxiety, and addiction are far higher than in the larger population. In the U.S., LGBTQ youth are five ...


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The Gotham Knights Rugby Club Hopes Mark Bingham Would Be Proud

The tournament is named after American hero and LGBTQ icon, Mark Bingham who tragically lost his life in overthrowing the terrorists on United ...


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Kolstad steps in to leadership of Pride Fest

That tragic loss was the death of Jessica Flatequal, the beloved and unofficial leader of Mankato's LGBTQ community. She died of liver disease in April ...


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2020 candidate Elizabeth Warren shares emotional moment with young voter over struggle for ...

As a member of the LGBTQ community, Raelyn told ABC News that conversations with family around Thanksgiving time gave rise to the idea.


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Poor Americans Receiving Intensified Scrutiny by IRS

Contrary to his words, the United States Census Bureau Data confirms that the country is facing the highest level of inequality in history. For instance ...


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The real reasons & instigators behind anti-Beijing riots

As Hong Kong's anti-government movement continues to rage, RT looks into what sparked the unrest, the dire social inequality problems that fuel it, ...


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The best books of 2019 on how we can rethink today's capitalism and improve the economy

Nobel laureate Joe Stiglitz has long been one of the most outspoken voices for combatting rampant wealth and income inequality in America. In a time ...


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The U-Turn that Turned America Staggeringly Unequal

But can numerical abstractions like these help us truly grasp the reality of the inequality that's overtaken America? Or are these numbers too, well, ...


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Seizing the Opportunity in America's Opioid Crisis

At the heart (or lack of it) of this societal disease is rampant inequality. The social determinants of health: stress, unemployment, lack of support, poor ...


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Life expectancy in the US keeps going down, and a new study says America's worsening inequality ...

Multiple experts agree that socioeconomic inequality and a economic hardship may have contributed to this increase in middle-age American deaths.


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Joy Reid Says Lincoln Poll Shows Trump Voters Are a Racial/Religious Cult

Earlier this week a YouGov poll asked Republicans who they felt was a better president: Abraham Lincoln or Trump. A majority of Republicans ...


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A quarter of all Australians experience 'major discrimination on a weekly basis'

Religious and racial minorities, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are most likely to be in the firing line of the discrimination.


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