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Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Queer Women Are 13% Less Likely to Vote in 2020 Than Queer Men

If 2020 candidates want to increase LGBTQ voter turnout, they may try talking with queer women. According to a new study released by LGBTQ ...


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The queer community lost two heroes you may not know. You should.

Ray was the first person I ever met who openly identified as part of the LGBTQ community. But it wasn't his specific goal the day that it happened.


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An existing law will soon expand to the LGBTQ community

 A law providing victims of violence an excused unpaid leave from work will soon expand its protections. Taking an extended ...


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Christmas can be 'desperately lonely' for LGBTQ+ people but there are Cambs events to help

The stories behind the LGBT Mature group in Cambridge are heartwarming. The group has been running weekly meetups for a year and has its ...


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Hallmark's flip-flop on same-sex ads backfires

“Any goodwill engendered from the LGBTQ community is squandered and I don't think they made any friends on the other side of the issue either,” ...


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New group focuses on LGBTQ youth

The idea for the group came to Anderson while attending a LGBTQ conference that brought youth from across the province together in Regina to work ...


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The UK's new parliament is its most diverse ever

The new parliament has 63 non-white members, up from 52; 220 women, an increase of nine over the last parliament; and 50 who are openly LGBTQ ...


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Shame on Hallmark for caving to LGBTQ pressure

It appears that the LGBTQ squad is going after the network for rejecting a commercial showing a same sex couple getting married and kissing.


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What 2018 PISA international rankings tell us about US schools

But the vast majority of educational inequality in America is inside each school, according to the PISA test score report. Statisticians mathematically ...


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Why is Colombia striking for change?

Like other parts of Latin America and the wider world, Colombia is finally waking up, write Tobias Franz ... for massive popular mobilisations against political repression, state violence, unemployment, inequality, and corruption.


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Christmas, season of hope – and opportunity

Christmas is a joyous, hopeful season, but, sadly, many Americans ... and social experience show that the best ways to reduce income inequality, ...


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Latin America is more prosperous but less equal

Despite enjoying steady economic growth over the last couple of decades, Latin America has some of the highest levels of income inequality in the ...


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What was the big story in economics over the last decade?

Income inequality's continued growth in the post financial crises American economy is the most significant economic development of the 2010s. Not as ...


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Being Darker Makes Being a Migrant Much Harder

An American woman living in Johannesburg explained to me that being Caucausian in a highly-racialised South Africa where white people wielded a ...


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Indiana University fraternity suspended amid allegations of assault, anti-Semitic and racist slurs

A fraternity at Indiana University in Bloomington is under investigation for allegations of physical assault and anti-Semitic and racial slurs, officials said.


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'Watchmen' Season 1 Finale Recap

It was a crazy idea to riff around the consensus choice for the best graphic novel ever written, and to riff so boldly, too, by rewriting a new racial identity ...


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