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Monday, 23 September 2019

County Executive Curran Raises Awareness During Suicide Prevention Month

“LGBT youth attempt suicide at rates three times higher than their heterosexual peers and we couldn't be more thankful that Curran has stepped up to ...


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LGBT fostering: Local authority records 'not good enough'

The number of LGBT people recruited as foster carers is not being routinely recorded, making it hard to track progress, a charity has said.


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'Yes, I am transgender': Indonesian singer braves hostility in emotional video

Cases of members of the LGBT community being persecuted have been ... Studies in Depok, which offered a counseling service for LGBT people.


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For authoritarians, stifling the arts is of a piece with demonising minorities

In November 2017, a ban was introduced on all public events focusing on LGBT rights. In Ankara, a film festival was banned by the governor's office, ...


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UNCP students hit the road for new learning experience

Study abroad experiences led seven students to Melbourne, Australia, to examine the aboriginal culture, history and experiences of the Wurundjeri ...


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Fitness and community helping mothers of Indigenous children to bridge cultural gap

Mothers of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander children have formed their own culturally safe space in regional South Australia to support each other's ...


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Pentecostal Christians Are Burning Australia's Sacred Aboriginal Objects

Pentecostal Christians Are Burning Australia's Sacred Aboriginal Objects ... 100km south-east of Fitzroy Crossing in Western Australia's Kimberley, ...


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Born-Again Christian Missionaries Are Setting Fire to Sacred Aboriginal Objects

A group of Christian missionaries who believe traditional Aboriginal culture is the ... as worshiping the devil is burning sacred objects in the Australian Outback. ... The anti-Aboriginal group, made up of born-again Christians who are ...


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Asian children allegedly denied measles vaccination

Two children of Asian descent have reportedly been denied a measles vaccination in Auckland - because they're not Maori or Pasifika. National Party ...


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It's time for Māori Language Month says Christchurch te reo advocate Anton Matthews – Moose ...

Māori Language Week ought to change into Māori Language Month, ... From the West Midlands to NZ: One Englishman's try and study te reo Māori.


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DHB measles incompetence vs NZTA incompetence

Lee said the children's mother had offered to pay for the vaccinations but told her the doctor declined to provide them because Māori and Pasifika ...


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'We regard him as a murderer': Maori leader bans visit from James Cook replica ship

We know that in Australia, Aboriginal people have renamed Australia Day "Invasion Day." Is there a movement of that nature in New Zealand as well?


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