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General Lee statue to be removed from Virginia's capital, Richmond

General Lee statue to be removed from Virginia's capital, Richmond

55 minutes ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced the removal an iconic statue of General Robert E. Lee from Monument Avenue in the state's capital, Richmond, which has been...
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A world on fire: Here are all the major protests happening around the globe right now

A world on fire: Here are all the major protests happening around the globe right now

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Protests can be a powerful political tool for enacting change. Currently, protests are happening in the United States, Hong Kong, and Canada, among others. Despite each...
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The Brilliant Astronomer Who Devised New Tactics to Fight Anti-Gay Bias

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

In 1957, Franklin Kameny was fired from a government job for being gay. His bold fight against bias, Eric Cervini shows in “The Deviant's War,” inspired a movement.
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'Grandfather of the gay rights movement' gets his due in 'The Deviant's War'

1 day ago   |   NBC News

Frank Kameny and other pre-Stonewall LGBTQ activists are the focus of historian Eric Cervini's debut book.
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Apple-themed Pride shirts you'll love to wear

Apple-themed Pride shirts you'll love to wear

3 days ago   |   iMore

Apple's iconic rainbow logo is often associated with the LGBT+ movement. That union tends to play a heightened role during Pride Month, which is held each June to commemorate...
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Revisit your favorite Pride memories with these parades!

Revisit your favorite Pride memories with these parades!

3 days ago   |   iMore

June is Pride Month, a time when the world is wreathed in rainbows, and LGBTQ+ people seem to come out of the woodworks to celebrate their lives and culture. Pride is going to...
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Michigan GOP Stonewalls Banning Guns In State Capitol After Militia 'Intimidation'

Michigan GOP Stonewalls Banning Guns In State Capitol After Militia 'Intimidation'

23 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

Rifle-toting protesters yelled at lawmakers during the last stay-at-home debate. Now some are calling for "bloodshed."
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House Republicans accuse Schiff of blocking Russia probe transcripts

House Republicans accuse Schiff of blocking Russia probe transcripts

29 days ago   |   New York Post

House Republicans are accusing Rep. Adam Schiff, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, of stonewalling their requests to release transcripts of his panel's interviews...
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Cyndi Lauper, Troye Sivan, Michelle Visage to appear at Stonewall benefit concert

1 month ago   |   NBC News

Proceeds from the Stonewall Gives Back event will go to a fund where LGBTQ nightlife workers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can apply for a grant.
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Cyndi Lauper and Allan Cumming to appear in LGBT benefit concert

1 month ago   |   NY Daily News

Watch Cyndi Lauper show her true colors. The Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning singer and songwriter is hosting an LGBT benefit concert on Thursday titled “Stonewall Gives...
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Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

U.S. officials say a Navy veteran who's been detained in Iran for nearly two years has been released and is making his way home, with the first leg on a Swiss government aircraft. Read more ...

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling the pages, posts and advertisements of state-controlled media outlets. Read more ...

1.9 million seek jobless aid even as reopenings slow layoffs

1.9 million seek jobless aid even as reopenings slow layoffs

WASHINGTON - Nearly 1.9 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, the ninth straight decline since applications spiked in mid-March, a sign that the... Read more ...

Obama steps out as nation confronts confluence of crises

Obama steps out as nation confronts confluence of crises

The former president held a virtual town hall event with young people to discuss policing and the civil unrest that has followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Read more ...

Health official: No new COVID-19 cases from parties at Lake of Ozarks

Health official: No new COVID-19 cases from parties at Lake of Ozarks

Camden County Health Department reported Friday that a person from Boone County who had attended the parties tested positive for the virus. Read more ...

Congress has approved more than $3 trillion in coronavirus relief. Here's...

Congress has approved more than $3 trillion in coronavirus relief. Here's what's happened to it

In March, Congress authorized trillions of dollars in spending to help address the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic - much of it aimed at getting cash into... Read more ...

New suspect identified in disappearance of Madeleine McCann

New suspect identified in disappearance of Madeleine McCann

British and German authorities are investigating a new suspect in connection with the disappearance of 3-year-old British girl Madeleine McCann, who went missing 13 years ago. Read more ...

Prosecutors describe racist slur as Ahmaud Arbery lay dying

Prosecutors describe racist slur as Ahmaud Arbery lay dying

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - A state investigator alleged Thursday that a white man was heard saying a racial slur as he stood over Ahmaud Arbery's body, moments after killing him with... Read more ...

General Lee statue to be removed from Virginia's capital, Richmond

General Lee statue to be removed from Virginia's capital, Richmond

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced the removal an iconic statue of General Robert E. Lee from Monument Avenue in the state's capital, Richmond, which has been... Read more ...

Over 42.6 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the...

Over 42.6 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the coronavirus pandemic

Subscribe to How To Reopen , our weekly newsletter on what it takes to reboot business in the midst of a pandemic . Another 1.9 million Americans filed initial unemployment... Read more ...