#Discrimination

  • Article: Men Avoid Spending Time With Female Colleagues in the Wake of #MeToo, Survey Finds
    Girls & Women

    Men Avoid Spending Time With Female Colleagues in the Wake of #MeToo, Survey Finds

    May 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Senior men were less willing to spend time with junior female co-workers. Read more

  • Article: Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete
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    Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    May 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Dutee Chand recently opened up about her same-sex relationship in an interview. Read more

  • Article: Austrian Government Approves Headscarf Ban in Elementary Schools
    Education

    Austrian Government Approves Headscarf Ban in Elementary Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 17, 2019

    The law specifically targets Muslim women. Read more

  • Feature: He Spent a Decade in the System. Now He's Keeping People Out of Prison.
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    He Spent a Decade in the System. Now He's Keeping People Out of Prison.

    By Daniele Selby|May 15, 2019

    When no one would hire him, Coss Marte came up with a solution to help himself and others. Read more

  • Article: Sri Lanka Bans Face Coverings After Easter Bombings
    Girls & Women

    Sri Lanka Bans Face Coverings After Easter Bombings

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 29, 2019

    Human rights groups worry the move will fuel tension and ostracize the Muslim community. Read more

  • Article: Olympic Skater Adam Rippon Calls on US to Pass LGBTQ 'Equality Act'
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    Olympic Skater Adam Rippon Calls on US to Pass LGBTQ 'Equality Act'

    April 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than half of LGBTQ Americans live in states without protection from discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Brunei Says Gay Sex Death Penalty Is 'Prevention,' Not Punishment
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    Brunei Says Gay Sex Death Penalty Is 'Prevention,' Not Punishment

    April 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The United Nations had condemned imposing the death penalty for gay sex and adultery. Read more

  • Article: Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough
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    Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough

    By Daniele Selby|April 9, 2019

    The bill passed on March 31 ends cash bail for most misdemeanors and non-violent crimes. Read more