‘Served in silence’: homophobia persists amongst older veterans, digger says

Keith Drew has been punched in RSLs, kicked out of clubs, and treated with disdain by those who were once his brothers in arms. The gay veteran speaks out about his treatment in the armed forces, and says there’s still a long way to go to tackle homophobia, particularly among older servicemen.

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China wants more countries to join its Belt and Road program

Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for more countries to join his sprawling infrastructure-building initiative as he promises better environmental and financial standards in the hopes of winning over more world leaders.

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He’s back: White nationalist #GOP lawmaker promotes domestic terrorism https://t.co/MbRXWPW5xt https://t.co/PQwI8BG5x8

DEVELOPING: Casualties reported after crane collapses from roof in downtown Seattle https://t.co/ALmVjBdh7d

.@realDonaldTrump: Sincerest THANK YOU to our great Border Patrol Agent who stopped the shooter at the Synagogue in Poway, California. He may have been off duty but his talents for Law Enforcement weren’t.

.@realDonaldTrump: Sincerest THANK YOU to our great Border Patrol Agent who stopped the shooter at the Synagogue in Poway, California. He may have been off duty but his talents for Law Enforcement weren’t.

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RT @Rita_Katz: 3) The letter also lists those that “inspire” him, including Adolf Hitler and Moon Man, a white supremacist meme character. To that point, the letter stresses the power of Internet to white supremacist community, urging them to “make memes, shitpost” https://t.co/OU4C10MpGD