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Frustration, anger in S.F.’s LGBTQ community over government response to monkeypox outbreak

Frustration, anger in S.F.’s LGBTQ community over government response to monkeypox outbreak

As the city of San Francisco declared a state of emergency Thursday in response to rising cases of monkeypox, members of San Francisco’s LGBTQ community expressed frustration and anger over the government’s response. Referring to the population most affected by the outbreak so far, Health Officer Susan Philip on Thursday said officials wanted “to affirm …

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Monkeypox is on the rise in the LGBTQ community. Here's what to know

Monkeypox is on the rise in the LGBTQ community. Here’s what to know

That doesn’t mean the virus is sexually transmitted, but officials say it shows that prolonged skin-to-skin contact is one of the major ways monkeypox is now spreading. As of Monday evening, data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows 1,972 probable or confirmed monkeypox cases in the US. As of now, the …

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'Thor: Love and Thunder' is the sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in a row to be shut out of China. Here's why the movies haven't been released there, from LGBTQ themes to online controversies.

‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ is the sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in a row to be shut out of China. Here’s why the movies haven’t been released there, from LGBTQ themes to online controversies.

“Thor: Love and Thunder,” the 29th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, earned $302 million worldwide in its debut in theaters over the weekend, including $143 million in the US. But China didn’t contribute to the movie’s successful box-office launch — and it likely never will. “Love and Thunder” hasn’t been approved by China’s film …

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