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Connecting with the LGBTQ community tonight on Channel 7

Pride Month, June, is about celebrating the LGBTQ community, where we’ve been and how far we’ve come and where we still have to go. Ed Drantch says tonight’s show special focuses on youth, LGBTQ youth, because for so long they’ve been sort of under-represented and don’t really chat, but there …

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Major investors urge governments to end support for fossil fuels | Invest

Investors controlling $ 41 billion (£ 29 billion) in assets have called on governments around the world to end support for fossil fuels and set targets for rapid reductions in carbon emissions to limit the damage caused by global warming. The 457 investors, who hold nearly a third of global …

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How to support Denver’s LGBTQ community this pride month

For pride month, and every month. Pride celebrations are never complete without recognition of the work that remains to be done. This year is a particularly relevant feeling, although it is starting to feel that a semblance of “normal life” is on the horizon, the road to post-pandemic recovery is …

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UPDATE YOUR LIST: To update information, resubmit your health notes by email to tmunnell@tribtoday.com. SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: The Youngstown area scleroderma support group will meet at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday. The meeting is open to the public and focuses on the issues of those affected in any way by …

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How online groups large and small are helping Victorians through

When 10 Melbourne postcodes were pulled out of the greater metropolitan area and locked down last June, single mom and school counselor Daniela Mezinec sprang into action. Armed with an iPhone, a big heart, and a stack of goodwill for her comrades inside, she created an online self-help Facebook group, …

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US judge overturns California assault weapons ban

By DON THOMPSON SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A federal judge on Friday overturned California’s three-decade ban on assault weapons, ruling it violated the constitutional right to bear arms. U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez of San Diego has ruled that the state’s definition of illegal military-style rifles unlawfully deprives law-abiding Californians …

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Denton area advisors say Zoom support groups are here to stay | New

Virtual meetings have helped support groups pivot over the past year due to the pandemic, and three groups in Denton County say these online platforms will stay due to high engagement and convenience. As employers, organizations and even some friendly gatherings have moved online over the past year due to …

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COURRIER by Claremont | Your news source for everything Claremont

The latest news from Claremont 03 June 2021 19:51 The warm spring sun filtered through the green leaves of Lewis Park next to the Alexander Hughes Community Center on a recent Wednesday as the Bone Builders Exercise Group met for the first time after the pandemic, without a mask and …

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Tyson Foods awards $ 1.5 million to support the fight against hunger

Funding for 38 community groups at the Tyson plant in 15 states SPRINGDALE, Ark., June 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is providing $ 1.5 million in grants to support the fight against hunger in 38 communities of Tyson factories, announced today the company. Funding will …

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Black Boardroom Initiative launched with support from Seattle Technology to boost board diversity

Perkins Coie partners James Williams (left) and Stewart Landefeld co-lead the Black Boardroom Initiative. (Photos Perkins Coie) Perkins Coie is launch an effort called The black meeting room initiative increase the diversity of the S&P 500 boards of directors by training cohorts of potential candidates. Its goal is to increase …

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