#Gender

  • Article: 40 Men Have Been Arrested in Nigeria for Homosexual Acts After A Police Raid on a Hotel
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    40 Men Have Been Arrested in Nigeria for Homosexual Acts After A Police Raid on a Hotel

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2017

    An LGBT activist says the men were receiving HIV testing at the hotel. Read more

  • Article: Trans Woman Fights 'Bathroom Bill' with Smiling Selfie With Texas Governor
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    Trans Woman Fights 'Bathroom Bill' with Smiling Selfie With Texas Governor

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 19, 2017

    “How will the Potty Police know I'm transgender if the Governor doesn't?” Read more

  • Article: Harmful Gender Stereotypes in Ads Are Everywhere, and This Advertising Watchdog Is Finally Cracking Down
    Girls & Women

    Harmful Gender Stereotypes in Ads Are Everywhere, and This Advertising Watchdog Is Finally Cracking Down

    By Tess Sohngen|July 18, 2017

    Smile for the camera and for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: A Canadian Baby Has Been Issued a Genderless ID Card
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    A Canadian Baby Has Been Issued a Genderless ID Card

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 5, 2017

    This might be the only infant to have successfully been granted a genderless ID in Canada. Read more

  • Article: New Massachusetts Law Requires Equal Pay for Comparable Work
    Girls & Women

    New Massachusetts Law Requires Equal Pay for Comparable Work

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 3, 2016

    This new law demands fair pay for women and ALL employees. Read more

  • Article: Social movements that have changed the world
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    Social movements that have changed the world

    By Madeline Schwartz|June 30, 2016

    ... and the people who led them. Read more

  • Article: This 11 year old boy has been dancing through gender barriers for 7 years
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    This 11 year old boy has been dancing through gender barriers for 7 years

    By Joe McCarthy|March 18, 2016

    By the time Dante is dancing across stages around the world, maybe ballet will be as popular as foot Read more

  • Article: A letter to my Senegalese host mom
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    A letter to my Senegalese host mom

    By Maria Morava|Feb. 2, 2016|Global Citizen Year

    To my host mom who only speaks Wolof – a language I don’t yet. Read more