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Thursday, 12 December 2019

Senate confirms Trump nominee who cried over accusation he's anti-LGBTQ

The U.S. Senate has confirmed the Trump judicial nominee with an anti-LGBTQ record who made headlines during his confirmation hearing after ...


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Petitions circulate to keep LGBTQ characters out of Hallmark Channel Christmas films

Social conservatives are circulating at least two petitions demanding that the Hallmark Channel refrain from including LGBTQ characters, particularly ...


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Former mayor voices concerns about Brookhaven's LGBTQ nondiscrimination ordinance

Also at the meeting was Jeff Graham, executive director of Georgia Equality, the state's largest LGBTQ organization. Graham said in an email the ...


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The most dangerous (and safest) countries for LGBTQ+ travelers

They gathered data from a variety of trusted international sources to create a “LGBTQ+ Danger Index” that will help LGBTQ travelers find the worst ...


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Lawmakers target Trump rule permitting religious, LGBTQ discrimination

Rep. Nydia Velazquez and more than 100 other members of Congress are demanding that the Trump administration withdraw a ...


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Shampoo brand promotes acceptance of LGBTQ people with its new Christmas ...

Shampoo brand promotes acceptance of LGBTQ people with its new Christmas advertisement. 'Coming home should be#BeautifuLGBTQ.'.


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LGBTQ students advocate for equity and tolerance in schools

"I have been asked inappropriate questions by staff and faculty regarding LGBTQ conversations. I have been discouraged from signing up for certain ...


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Cyndi Lauper Punks It Up with Henry Rollins, Marilyn Manson at LGBTQ Homeless Benefit

The old school L.A. punk scene and the contemporary wave of LGBTQ es may not seem like they'd have a huge amount of crossover in a Venn ...


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How Can Colombia Stop Social Unrest? Listen to Colombians.

With one of the highest growth rates in Latin America, Colombia is reaping the .... Inequality in Colombia is still one the highest in the hemisphere.


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The retirement crisis is real and frightening, as these six charts show

Still, if income and wealth inequality are affecting Americans working today, how will that change for them as they retire? That's the issue raised by ...


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'Tax the Rich' Is No Longer Just a Political Slogan

There's nothing inevitable about inequality. ... of us with great wealth to commit to reducing income inequality, starting with the demand to be taxed at a ...


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The Millennials-versus-Boomers fight divides the Democratic Party

Radicalized by America's political sclerosis and economic and social inequality, they are a powerful movement politically domiciled within a larger ...


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Latin America Ranked 2nd as the Most Unequal Region in the Entire World

An article published in 2017 had talked about the imbalance or inequality of the total of Latin America despite its continuous drop in the past few years.


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An ancient plan to erase consumer debts is now a hot topic in America

In modern America, a faint echo of that idea — call it jubilee-lite — is ... more inequality — and said forgiveness would boost the economy like a tax cut.


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Inequality Eclipses Latin America's Timid Advance in Human Development

Human development is progressing in Latin America, albeit at a noticeably lower rate than in the rest of the world and ...


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UN Report Finds Latin American Discontent Tied To New Form Of Inequality

The United Nations Development Programme released a report yesterday that concluded discontent across Latin America is due less to ...


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