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Monday, 9 December 2019

TikTok admits censoring LGBTQ content in “wrong” attempt to stop bullying

Earlier this year, investigations from The Guardian revealed that TikTok had been censoring LGBTQ content in countries that were deemed to be ...


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Cooper's Eye on the Left: Bloomberg's carbon footprint doesn't match his pronouncements

Whoops, just when the LGBTQ crowd scored a win when the Chick-fil-A family foundation decided it would no longer support the Salvation Army, ...


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Ed Smart gives keynote speech at Encircle Summit for LGBTQ community

Encircle is a nonprofit organization that helps LGBTQ youth find support. One focus of Saturday's event was “those tensions between Mormonism and ...


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Trans People Go Home for the Holidays in Beautiful Pantene Ad

Pantene's BeautifuLGBTQ campaign also addresses the idea of chosen family for LGBTQ people who are unable to return home to their parents and ...


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Battle Creek Pride recognizes allyship during annual Winter Extravaganza

Battle Creek Pride hosted its fourth annual Winter Extravaganza Saturday night to recognize the efforts of those who showed allyship in the LGBTQ ...


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Racist, Sexist Video Allegedly Filmed by UC Berkeley Student Prompts Outrage on Campus

The man also employs a slur commonly used against LGBTQ students in the clip, which has been viewed more than 3 million times and can be seen ...


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Modern Love, Bridal Jewels For LGBTQ Couples

When the Supreme Court ruled in 2015 that same-sex marriage was protected under the U.S. Constitution, the flood gates opened for LGBTQ couples ...


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Queer Puerto Vallarta Is Worth Checking Out

Puerto Vallarta has seen major growth in terms of LGBTQ travelers in recent years, especially among male couples. The area, which has always been ...


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My American dream, in a package of Little Bites

Although today I know that the world is surrounded by inequality, corruption, hunger, poverty, and discrimination, I was oblivious to all of these issues ...


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'The rich and powerful threw the first stone'

Some protesters, enraged over discrimination and inequality, increasingly believe in using force to compel the ... "Many of us don't believe in voting.


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US House passes resolution backing two-state solution

This resolution not only endorses an unrealistic, unattainable solution - one that Israel has made impossible - but it also legitimises inequality, ethnic ...


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Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz: It's time for Congress to do something about the ...

Markets where rent-seeking is prevalent are neither efficient nor fair, and they help explain America's increasing inequality and weakening growth.


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Why NY's health rank improved most in US since 1990

Why NY's health rank improved most in U.S. since 1990 ... sexually transmitted disease and health inequality, according to the 2019 America's Health ...


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Wealth, inequality and revolt — A warning

The rise of inequality should not be surprising or unexpected. ... In Chile, one of the richest countries in Latin America, but among the most unequal, ...


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Inequality and its many discontents

But while absolute inequality also rose in Latin America and East Asia, ... rising inequality is bad for sustained economic growth and poverty reduction.


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The Pitchforks Will Come Out Eventually

And if we continue to fail to address wealth inequality, the pitchforks will ... In America today, the 400 richest people have more wealth than the 150 ...


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