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Wednesday, 11 December 2019

The Fairness For All Act: Why Does A Supposedly Pro-LGBTQ Bill Face Such Fervent LGBTQ ...

The Equality Act, which enjoys widespread popular support as well as the support of LGBTQ advocates, has not been able to gain traction in the ...


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Resolution to protect murdered, missing indigenous women and LGBTQ community in Utah

Resolution to protect murdered, missing indigenous women and LGBTQ ... and missing indigenous women, girls and the LGBTQ community in Utah.


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'LGBT indoctrination agenda'? Petitions want to keep Hallmark 'family-friendly'

Though Hallmark is rolling out 40 original holiday-themed movies this season, none of those movies include an LGBTQ main character — and One ...


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Austrian bishop decries pro-LGBT concert Cardinal Schönborn allowed in Vienna cathedral

 Austrian Bishop Andreas Laun joined his voice to those condemning the pro-LGBTQ concert that ...


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HRC Praises Senate Introduction of the GLOBE Act

While the Trump-Pence White House continues to turn its back on human rights, particularly those pertaining to LGBTQ people both at home and ...


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The Growth (And New Contexts) Of LGBTQ Ball Culture

Underground LGBTQ ballroom competitions started in the 1970s as a safe haven for black and brown young people. We look at how the culture has ...


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New state law restores benefits to many LGBTQ veterans discharged less than honorably

Veterans in New York State who received less-than-honorable discharges that can be linked to their sexual orientation may have state veteran ...


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And Then We Danced Incited Protests in Georgia — and an LGBTQ Movement

However, the filmmaker, who is Swedish with Georgian-born parents, contends the protesters reflected a minority opinion toward LGBTQ people within ...


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Brazil's Opposition Party Warns Of Imminent Nationwide Protests Over Social Inequality

Protests over social inequality and economic instability, which have rocked a number of Latin American countries over the years, are likely to spread to ...


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America's Top Foundations Bankroll Attack on Big Tech

The Ford Foundation, for example, supports many organizations that study and fight inequality. The Hewlett Foundation, whose lineage goes back to a ...


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Protests reflect world frustration with inequality, corruption

Unlike Hong Kong, where the major issues are political, protesters in Latin America are calling for both political and economic reforms. That may partly ...


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A 5000-Year-Old Plan to Erase Debts Is Now a Hot Topic in America

In modern America, a faint echo of that idea -- call it jubilee-lite -- is catching on. ... more inequality -- and said forgiveness would boost the economy like a tax ... The U.S. relies on consumer spending for growth -– but it hasn't been ...


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Mexico fell 17 places in the UN Human Development Index

The report states that Latin America and the Caribbean are at risk of major social crises and political instability due to the inequality that it drags, ...


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Hollywood assistants are the latest group to come together, share their salaries, and demand better ...

But the data in this study reiterates the same problematic pattern of income inequality that affects pretty much every path to prosperity in America.


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Capitalism is broken. It's time for something new.

believe that the American system of extractive capitalism is fundamentally broken — Sanders to the point of ... First, it is fueling extreme inequality.


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High-tech job growth concentrated in just 5 cities, driving 'national inequality,' report finds

The majority of job growth in high-tech industries is concentrated in just a handful of metropolitan areas in the U.S., and this regional divide drives ...


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