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Lawmakers Could Do More to Protect LGBTQ Kids from Bullying, Advocates...

SALT LAKE CITY — A new survey shows high rates of depression and anxiety among LGBTQ teens nationwide. Advocates say lawmakers could do more...

Chadwick Boseman Celebrates the Class of 2018 at Howard University Commencement

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Howard University alumnus and award-winning actor Chadwick Bosemanspoke to graduates about the significance of making it to the top of the Hilltop...

Crisis of Black Homicide Rates Continues in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – An epidemic of black homicide victimization continues to go unnoticed throughout Missouri, according to a new report by the Violence Policy...

Advocates Push for Marijuana Legalization in New York

ALBANY, New York – Marijuana legalization is a racial and economic justice issue - that's the message state legislators and community advocates are delivering...

Rents Putting Financial Security at Risk

NEW YORK – High rents are threatening families' financial security and putting home ownership out of reach for many, according to a new report....

Gay Rights Lawyer Commits Protest Suicide In Brooklyn Park

A prominent, longtime LGBT rights advocate and environmentalist died by fire yesterday, in an act of protest against the toll of human activity on...

Pompeo Holds Fast To Anti-LGBT Stance In Senate Hearings

CIA Director Mike Pompeo, in confirmation hearings before the Senate today as President Trump's nominee for Secretary of State, stood fast to his anti-LGBT...

LGBTQ Community Excluded From 2020 Census

Reversing course from a planned initiative to include LGBTQ Americans in the upcoming decennial survey, the US Census Bureau has announced that gender identity...

Trump Orders Transgender Troops Out Of US Military

Following through on a series of Tweets last summer, President Trump signed orders Friday afternoon, removing almost every transgender soldier and sailor from the...

Trump’s Trade War in Perspective

SYDNEY & KUALA LUMPUR - US President Donald Trump’s recent announcement of steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports seems to have shocked US...