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Thursday, 19 December 2019

Anti-LGBTQ activist brags about being Trump appointee — but White House denies it

Tim Wildmon, president of the notoriously anti-LGBTQ American Family Association, is bragging about his new membership in a Trump faith advisory ...


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Don't wait on Hallmark. Here are a few LGBTQ holiday films you can already watch.

Hallmark is currently struggling between simple representation of LGBTQ people and catering to its “base” of conservatives, and other networks such ...


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LGBTQ travel safety world map reveals most dangerous countries

A world map illustrating the safest and most dangerous countries on Earth for LGBTQ holidaymakers in 2019 has been published online. Nigeria is ...


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Missouri high school students hoist Confederate banner after classmates hand out rainbow flags

"You have the right to fly your LGBTQ flag just like I have the right to fly my American and/or rebel flag." Rose said she had no idea that the gesture ...


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10 Ways the Trump Administration has Harmed LGBTQ Equality so Far

Within the LGBTQ community candidates who have pro-equality stances will be front and center for consideration. And while that is a regular trend for ...


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First National LGBTQ Health Summit addresses LGBTQ health issues

The first National Nursing LGBTQ Health Summit, conceived by the Nursing LGBTQ Summit Advisory Board, was hosted at Columbia University ...


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LGBTQ rights worthy of our community's support

As the mother of two of the young adults who challenged the Fellowship of Christian Athlete's status as a school-endorsed and supported club, I could ...


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Ambassadors Ric Grenell, Kelly Craft call out 69 countries that criminalize same-sex relationships

... criminalize same-sex relationships -- some with the penalty of death -- and urged their leaders to expanded protections for the LGBTQ community.


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Occupy Wall Street Forced a Conversation About Inequality in America

To mark the 21st Century making it through its teen years, the #20teens is a series from Teen Vogue celebrating the best in culture, politics, and style ...


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Luxembourg climbs 10 spots in global gender gap ranking

While women appear to be gradually closing the gender gap in areas such as politics, health and education, workplace inequality is not expected to ...


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Six tax-based ways to tackle US income inequality

Six tax-based ways to tackle US income inequality ... is presumably the logic behind the radical proposals to tackle inequality coming from some of the ...


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Earning Income on the Side Is a Large and Growing Slice of American Life

Earning Income on the Side Is a Large and Growing Slice of American ... Even after a long economic expansion, America is still the land of the side hustle. ... trends, perhaps because of a stronger social safety net and less inequality.


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How 'Watchmen's' misunderstanding of Vietnam undercuts its vision of racism

Vietnamese people have dwelled uneasily in the American imagination ... the U.S. policy of diverting funds from alleviating domestic inequality and ...


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Mexico Is About to Find Out If Minimum Wage Raises Kill Jobs

Economists debating the impact of a minimum wage on inequality, inflation and the jobless rate are about to get a ton of new evidence ...


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Sebastián Piñera: A New Opportunity for Chile's Future

Poverty fell from nearly 69 percent to a promising 8.6 percent — eight ... Today income inequality in Chile is lower than the Latin American average.


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How in the world did we get here?

... financial inequality, a response that will, over time, be accepted or rejected. ... The fall of the Twin Towers robbed America of its sense of security.


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