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The Advocate
Chicago's Creating Change Conference Was a Messare plenty of accounts around the cancellation and restoration of A Wider Bridg
Chicago's Creating Change Conference Was a Mess
The Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
are plenty of accounts around the cancellation and restoration of A Wider Bridge’s reception featuring leaders from the LGBTQ center, Jerusalem Open House, amid accusations that the National LGBTQ Task Force was endorsing “pinkwashing,” a term... Read more
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The Forward
New ADL Chief Courts Younger Generation With Nod to Silicon Valleyguys in jeans and T-shirts playing ping-pong on the Facebook campus, Jonathan G
New ADL Chief Courts Younger Generation With Nod to Silicon Valley
The Forward / Posted 18 hours ago
guys in jeans and T-shirts playing ping-pong on the Facebook campus, Jonathan Greenblatt described an event hosted by the social media behemoth in Palo Alto, California, the week before. “Some of the stuff we’ve done has been really exciting,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
5 related stories
21h
First Coast News
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
First Coast News / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
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21h
KTVB Boise
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
KTVB Boise / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
5 related stories
21h
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
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21h
KREM.com Spokane
India's gay rights activists start all over againNEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a
India's gay rights activists start all over again
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI, India — It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreeing to reconsider their campaign to decriminalize homosexuality. “We were so scared, none... Read more
5 related stories
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
With a nod to Silicon Valley, new ADL chief courts digital nativesyoung guys in jeans and tees playing ping-pong on the Facebook campus, Jonathan
With a nod to Silicon Valley, new ADL chief courts digital natives
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
young guys in jeans and tees playing ping-pong on the Facebook campus, Jonathan Greenblatt described an event hosted by the social media behemoth in Palo Alto, California, the week before. “Some of the stuff we’ve done has been really exciting,... Read more
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New Now Next
9 LGBT People Of Color Who Changed HistoryMonth, we also celebrate those whose voices have not been heard, whose history
9 LGBT People Of Color Who Changed History
New Now Next / Posted 5 days ago
Month, we also celebrate those whose voices have not been heard, whose history has not been taught. Even within the LGBT community, there can be marginalization and exclusion—and a comfortable, conformist narrative that ignores the... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Human Rights Watch World Report 2016 [video]At the same time, authoritarian governments throughout the world, fearful of pe
Human Rights Watch World Report 2016 [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 9 days ago
At the same time, authoritarian governments throughout the world, fearful of peaceful dissent that is often magnified by social media, embarked on the most intense crackdown on independent groups in recent times. Significant refugee flows to... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The language of libertyabout how we can learn to make the education of liberty more accessible to the
The language of liberty
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
about how we can learn to make the education of liberty more accessible to the public which can strengthen civil society movements as a check and balance to our national institutions. It first began with seeing the Liberty Bell. While its... Read more
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The Advocate
Don't Leave Behind Equality for Transgender Americansis a constitutional right. Time and time again, New York has been a progressiv
Don't Leave Behind Equality for Transgender Americans
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
is a constitutional right. Time and time again, New York has been a progressive leader. We have been a launching point for social movements that have reverberated across the nation and beyond. We started the women’s rights movement in Seneca Falls... Read more
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Perth Now
Barack Obama left in tearsacknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared
Barack Obama left in tears
Perth Now / Posted a month ago
acknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared the push for gun control in the US to the movements that helped abolished slavery, gave women the vote and granted equal rights to LGBT people. “All of us should be... Read more
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NBC Miami
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Miami / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Connecticut
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Connecticut / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Philadelphia
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Philadelphia / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC New York
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC New York / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Los Angeles
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Los Angeles / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Chicago
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Chicago / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Washington
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Washington / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Bay Area
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC Bay Area / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC San Diego
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speechthrough a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about h
8 Ways Obama Appealed to Common Sense, History in Gun Speech
NBC San Diego / Posted a month ago
through a metal detector before boarding an airplane. Obama also talked about his executive action as a continuation of social justice movements. Invoking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Obama said "we need to feel the fierce urgency of now." Here... Read more
9 related stories
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Herald Sun
Barack Obama left in tearsacknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared
Barack Obama left in tears
Herald Sun / Posted a month ago
acknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared the push for gun control in the US to the movements that helped abolished slavery, gave women the vote and granted equal rights to LGBT people. “All of us should be... Read more
10 related stories
1m
Perth Now
Barack Obama left in tearsacknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared
Barack Obama left in tears
Perth Now / Posted a month ago
acknowledged it won’t happen during his final year in office. He also compared the push for gun control in the US to the movements that helped abolished slavery, gave women the vote and granted equal rights to LGBT people. “All of us should be... Read more
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The Christian Post
Topless Feminist Apologizes to Christians for Kissing Woman on Cross in Front of Churchthe feminist group Femen Brazil in 2012 and helped lead countless topless femin
Topless Feminist Apologizes to Christians for Kissing Woman on Cross in Front of Church
The Christian Post / Posted 1 months ago
the feminist group Femen Brazil in 2012 and helped lead countless topless feminist protests in the country that called for LGBT rights and the legalization of elective abortion, which is still illegal in Brazil. One of the protests organized by... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Generation X helped pave the way for LGBT rightsAt the time, being HIV+ was considered a death sentence. Angered by the lack of
Generation X helped pave the way for LGBT rights
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
At the time, being HIV+ was considered a death sentence. Angered by the lack of government funding and treatment options, LGBT activists made HIV-AIDS their cause. They became political and demanded action. Long Beach resident Michael Buitron was... Read more
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Salon.com
5 reasons 2015 was the year of the social justice warrior (and why progressives should embrace the term)This article originally appeared on Although the term “social justice warrior”
5 reasons 2015 was the year of the social justice warrior (and why progressives should embrace the term)
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
This article originally appeared on Although the term “social justice warrior” was constructed as an insult against progressive activists, the year 2015 has amply demonstrated why liberals should embrace the term. Social justice issues dominated the... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Dozen People Who Changed the Worldwoman and a minority. The early rejection led Boggs to a lifetime of dedication
A Dozen People Who Changed the World
The Atlantic / Posted 1 months ago
woman and a minority. The early rejection led Boggs to a lifetime of dedication to the civil rights, labor and Black Power movements. She worked as an organizer for tenants' and workers' rights, and authored books and articles on social justice and... Read more

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