#Discrimination

  • Article: Dutch Airline KLM Faces Backlash After Telling Breastfeeding Mom to Cover Up
    Girls & Women

    Dutch Airline KLM Faces Backlash After Telling Breastfeeding Mom to Cover Up

    July 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Breastfeeding is a totally natural process." Read more

  • Article: Indonesia's Supreme Court Sentences Woman Who Reported Sexual Harassment to Prison
    Girls & Women

    Indonesia's Supreme Court Sentences Woman Who Reported Sexual Harassment to Prison

    By Daniele Selby|July 5, 2019

    Nuril Maknun recorded her boss' lewd comments and unwanted advances — now she's going to prison. Read more

  • Article: These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming
    Girls & Women

    These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    July 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women make up nearly half the global workforce in farming, yet they are often overlooked. Read more

  • Article: California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'
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    California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The proposed bill highlights the disproportionate effect of hair discrimination on people of color. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.
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    LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Joe McCarthy|July 1, 2019

    "It is time to recognize the specific needs of LGBTI asylum-seekers and refugees." Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Refugees in Kenya Celebrate Pride, Despite Fears of Discrimination
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    LGBTQ Refugees in Kenya Celebrate Pride, Despite Fears of Discrimination

    June 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many of the more than 750 LGBTQ refugees in Kenya are forced to live in the shadows. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination
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    Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination

    June 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One of the first same-sex couples to marry in Asia, they worry marriage equality may be reversed. Read more

  • Article: Ukraine Just Had Its Largest — and Most Peaceful — LGBTQ Pride March Ever
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    Ukraine Just Had Its Largest — and Most Peaceful — LGBTQ Pride March Ever

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 24, 2019

    Sunday’s march, attended by 8,000 people, was untouched by violence, improving from previous years. Read more