#Citizenship

  • Article: Brazil's Supreme Court Votes to Make Homophobia & Transphobia Illegal
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    Brazil's Supreme Court Votes to Make Homophobia & Transphobia Illegal

    May 24, 2019

    The acts of discrimination will be punishable by up to five years in prison. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless
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    Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Without identity documents, these children and their mothers are stuck in legal limbo. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
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    Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2019

    "We took a big step towards true equality.” Read more

  • Article: Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba
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    Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba

    By Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2019

    The country has made progress in recent years, but a backlash could be brewing. Read more

  • Article: 13 Moving Photos of Democracy and Strength from Around the World This Week
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    13 Moving Photos of Democracy and Strength from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 10, 2019

    Through protests and voting, people around the world exercised their democratic rights this week. Read more

  • Article: The 'Library of Things' Wants to End Wasteful Spending and Save the Planet
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    The 'Library of Things' Wants to End Wasteful Spending and Save the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2019

    “We want the simple act of borrowing of a lawnmower to become a pathway to transformation.” Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Fani
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    3 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Fani

    By Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2019

    The recovery effort will likely go on for months. Read more

  • Article: Brunei Temporarily Lifts Death Penalty for LGBTQ People After Global Backlash
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    Brunei Temporarily Lifts Death Penalty for LGBTQ People After Global Backlash

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Gaëlle Langué|May 6, 2019

    But human rights activists aren’t convinced. Read more