#Discrimination

  • Article: This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out
    Citizenship

    This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 21, 2018

    Global Citizen spoke to LGBTQ activists about how we can all end the stigma. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Children Are Far More Likely to Die Before Age 5 Than Other Indian Children
    Health

    Indigenous Children Are Far More Likely to Die Before Age 5 Than Other Indian Children

    Sept. 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children from India's indigenous communities also suffer from malnutrition at higher rates. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Bad for Men’s Health, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Gender Inequality Is Bad for Men’s Health, Report Says

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 18, 2018

    Traditional gender stereotypes may reinforce behaviors that increase health risks. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Gender Equality Is 'Critical' to Human Development, Report Says

    Sept. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Inequality in development presents a "grave challenge to progress" and could fuel extremism. Read more

  • Article: UN Calls for the Immediate Release of Uighurs Detained in Chinese Re-Education Camps
    Citizenship

    UN Calls for the Immediate Release of Uighurs Detained in Chinese Re-Education Camps

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 31, 2018

    As many as 1 million Uighurs, an ethnic Muslim minority, are believed to be forcibly detained. Read more

  • Article: 5-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Banned for Dreadlocks Can Now Return to School: Court
    Education

    5-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Banned for Dreadlocks Can Now Return to School: Court

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 28, 2018

    The girl’s family had been told to remove the locs, but they refused. Read more

  • Article: Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports
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    Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 17, 2018

    An official rejected teen’s claim based on esoteric, superficial list. Read more

  • Article: Michigan's Rashida Tlaib Poised to Become First Muslim US Congresswoman
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    Michigan's Rashida Tlaib Poised to Become First Muslim US Congresswoman

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 8, 2018

    This is huge. Read more