#LGBTQ

  • Article: Companies Must Commit to Workplace Equality or Lose Talent, Business Leaders Say
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    Companies Must Commit to Workplace Equality or Lose Talent, Business Leaders Say

    Jan. 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Workplace diversity remains an issue for many companies. Read more

  • Article: Activists Are Trying to End Forced Anal Examinations for LGBTQ People in Tunisia
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    Activists Are Trying to End Forced Anal Examinations for LGBTQ People in Tunisia

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 14, 2018

    In 73 countries, it’s still illegal to be gay. Read more

  • Article: 10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding
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    10 Men Arrested in Tanzania for Allegedly Holding a Gay Wedding

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 8, 2018

    This is days after Gov. Makonda initiated an LGBTQ witch hunt. Read more

  • Article: Jared Polis Becomes First Openly Gay Candidate for Governor to Be Elected in US
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    Jared Polis Becomes First Openly Gay Candidate for Governor to Be Elected in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2018

    “We proved that we’re an inclusive state that values every contribution.” Read more

  • Article: A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People
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    A Tanzanian Governor Created a Team to Hunt Down LGBTQ People

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 1, 2018

    People are facing violence, anal examinations, and a 30-year prison sentence. Read more

  • Article: US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender
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    US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    The DOJ argues that federal laws on sex discrimination don't include gender identity. Read more

  • Article: Uruguay Guarantees Trans Rights With Historic Legislation
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    Uruguay Guarantees Trans Rights With Historic Legislation

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Oct. 25, 2018

    The vote comes just as the US attempts to roll back protections for the trans community. Read more

  • Article: Hungary Bans Gender Studies in Universities: 'It's Not a Science'
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    Hungary Bans Gender Studies in Universities: 'It's Not a Science'

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 18, 2018

    No new courses in the subject will be permitted or receive federal funding. Read more