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Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Virginia Democrats, eager to deliver on campaign promises, introduce fair housing bill

Related: Virginia Democrats flip General Assembly, paving a path for LGBTQ rights. In past legislative sessions, some Republicans would insist that ...


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12 best LGBTQ movies of the 21st century, from 'Moonlight' to 'Portrait of a Lady on Fire'

As year-end lists continue to roll out, we look back at some of the most memorable LGBTQ movies of the past two decades, with Oscar winners and ...


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7 myths about queer sex you should stop believing now

While sex in general has been misrepresented in popular media and porn, LGBTQ sex, in particular, tends to be exaggerated. Less than 6% of teens ...


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Chicago ranks 8th as best city for LGBTQ+ bachelor and bachelorette parties

As far as planning a bachelor or bachelorette party for an LGBTQ person, Navarro says new traditions are being created, so there's no right or wrong ...


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Trump's Website Is Now Selling MAGA Pride T-Shirts, And The Irony Is White Hot

Apropos to nothing—since LGBTQ Pride Month was in June—the Trump reelection campaign unveiled their latest pride merchandise. Seriously.


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Cyndi Lauper's 'Home for the Holidays' concert will benefit LGBTQ homeless youth

But hope has a funny way of catching fire and for one too- brief moment, singer and LGBTQ civil rights icon Cyndi Lauper ignited a shining patch of ...


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Miss Myanmar, first out Miss Universe competitor, speaks up for LGBTQ acceptance

Swe Zin Htet, who competed as Miss Myanmar in the Miss Universe pageant on Sunday night, wants to use her platform to help advance LGBTQ ...


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The unique role Utah played in a federal push to expand LGBTQ and religious rights

Utah Congressman Chris Stewart is sponsoring legislation that would expand LGBTQ and religious rights at the federal level, and ...


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To boost economic growth, support entrepreneurs

America was founded as a “startup nation,” which spawned great economic ... If economic destiny is determined by birth, then inequality leads to deep resentment. ... Yet America remains a nation with vivid entrepreneurial dreams.


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Experts dwell on decline in inequality among Latin American nations

He said the key to decline of inequality in Latin America was the social-democratic policies, including large increase in public spending on secondary ...


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Monopolies don't just threaten the future of America — they change how we watch TV

Monopolies don't just threaten the future of America — they change how we watch TV ... Monopolies lurk in all corners of American life. ... bring if conditions continue unabated – results in a shocking inequality in the publishing field.


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The right's response to record income inequality: Cut food stamps

They have been with us for several decades now, during this prolonged period of income inequality. They are among the millions of Americans who, ...


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Inequality in American Cities

In the latest episode of GZERO World with Ian Bremmer, we're examining enormous income and quality of life disparities in some of the most liberal, ...


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City must pay lost wages to officer who used racial slur

Chief Eliot Isaac had Hill's case reviewed a month later when a white officer named Dennis Barnette was also recorded using a racial slur while trying ...


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If Carranza really wants to boost racial justice, he'd look here

For all Chancellor Richard Carranza's railing about racial injustice in the city school system, he's doing squat about clear racial inequities for New ...


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Cincinnati must pay lost wages to officer who used racial slur

An arbitrator has ruled that the city of Cincinnati must pay lost wages to a black police officer who was suspended for using ...


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