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Disney confirms its first bisexual lead character, who is also multi-cultural

Diversity is making its way onto the Disney Channel. Disney has confirmed it has a bixsexual lead character on “The Owl House” series. The 14-year-old Dominican-American girl, Luz Noceda, is not Disney’s first LGBTQ+ character. Pixar featured a gay main character in a short film on Disney Plus, but Luz is the first bisexual character…MORE

Chicago’s new strategy to combat looting includes social media monitoring and ‘robust legal action’

Chicago’s new strategy to combat looting includes social media monitoring and ‘robust legal action’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has announced a five-point strategy to combat looting in the city’s business district that includes social media monitoring, speeding up police response and “robust” prosecution. The new plan comes days after looters hit several downtown businesses on the Magnificent Mile shopping area, stealing property and causing extensive damage. More than 100…MORE