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Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Church pastor's home targeted with anti-LGBTQ message of hate

A church pastor's home was vandalized with words of hate. The leader of a west Columbus church believes his support of the ...


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Kansas Court Considers Parental Rights of Ex-LGBTQ Partners

Some LGBTQ people in Kansas who wanted to raise children born to unmarried partners they couldn't legally marry can be denied ...


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Coming Out for Queer Youth

76% of LGBTQ youth say they have looked for online information about depression, compared to 32% of straight youth.⁴ Over 75% of LGBTQ youth ...


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After Complaints, No LGBTQ Books In Kalamazoo Schools Reading Program

“It just needs to be available for our LGBT students and the rest of the students who are going to learn to accept them and affirm them through books ...


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LGBTQ activist reacts to suspected murder of transgender teen from Vancouver

The suspected murder of a young transgender woman from Vancouver is sending shockwaves through the LGBTQ community in ...


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17-storey wood tower with LGBTQ community centre proposed for downtown Vancouver

There will be a new 13,427-sq-ft LGBTQ community and social service centre within a portion of the ground level and the entirety of the second level ...


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Bank of America joins TPD's Safe Place initiative, to be a safe harbor for anti-LGBTQ violence

The Tucson Police Department will announce its largest Tucson Safe Place initiative partner to date with Bank of America on Thursday ...


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NCLR Taps Imani Rupert-Gordon as Executive Director

Imani Rupert-Gordon joins the National Center for Lesbian Rights as executive director after leading Affinity Community Services, an LGBTQ social ...


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HBO's Dazzling Watchmen Was a Show About the Limits and Dangers of Power

... a show about racism, police abuse, 20th century American history and politics, celebrity, inequality, vigilantism, superheroes, the nature of god, and, ...


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Farewell to Pacers, the rickety old bus-trains of the north

Soon, the funny bad train will be extinct, but the structural inequality that led to us being hurtled through the moors on a dead bus remain in place.


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US Supreme Court Reinforces Human Rights of the Homeless

With no dissenting opinions, the U. S. Supreme Court on Monday, ... The increasing level of income inequality and homelessness is no longer a ...


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Britain's warning to American Democrats

Democrats need to grapple creatively with immigration, regional inequality and the urban-rural divide, and blue-collar America's sense of cultural and ...


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Gun Homicide Linked to Poor Social Mobility

In U.S. counties where social mobility is higher, gun homicide rates are ... “We hear about inequality often, whether it's in political debates or in ...


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Wrapping up and summing up 2019

A case in point is economic inequality in America. The U.S. now has the highest level of economic inequality of any modern industrial nation.


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Gabrielle Union Speaks out Against Workplace Inequality Amid 'America's Got Talent' Drama

Gabrielle Union alluded to her firing from America's Got Talent while speaking on a female empowerment and inclusivity panel at the launch of her ...


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How gun homicides could be linked to bleak outlook of the future: Study

... and future research, could get policymakers to tackle the gun violence epidemic in America. ... Income inequality had the smallest effect in the study.


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