#Discrimination

  • Article: #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 9, 2020

    Protestors are taking to the streets to voice their opposition to the decision. Read more

  • Article: Daniel Radcliffe Backs Trans Young People After 'Transphobic' Tweets From J. K. Rowling

    Daniel Radcliffe Backs Trans Young People After 'Transphobic' Tweets From J. K. Rowling

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 11, 2020

    He also apologised to "Harry Potter" fans for pain caused by Rowling's comments. Read more

  • Article: UN Officials Call for End to Violence and Discrimination Against LGBTQ+ People

    UN Officials Call for End to Violence and Discrimination Against LGBTQ+ People

    By Catherine Caruso|May 18, 2020

    “Together, let us stand united against discrimination.” Read more

  • Article: Critics Blast New Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault and Harassment

    Critics Blast New Title IX Rules on Campus Sexual Assault and Harassment

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2020

    “DeVos’ Title IX rule makes it easier for schools to ignore cases of sexual violence.” Read more

  • Article: 90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    90% of People Around the World Are Biased Against Women: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2020

    These deeply rooted perceptions prevent women from achieving full equality. Read more

  • Article: NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 20, 2020

    A staff survey has found a rise in physical attacks on staff. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania’s Health Policies Discriminate Against LGBTQ Community: Report

    Tanzania’s Health Policies Discriminate Against LGBTQ Community: Report

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 3, 2020

    Authorities have prevented LGBTQ people from receiving HIV testing and prevention. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    Human rights group warns LGBTQ people could be under threat, after sentencing of Reynhard Sinaga. Read more