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The United Nation’s top human rights group has condemned moves to force female athletes to regulate testosterone levels. The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has said forcing women athletes to cut testosterone intake could breach international human rights rules. The rare intervention by the UN comes amid athlete Caster Semenya’s appeal hearing against the ...

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Author: News Desk
Posted: March 24, 2019, 2:37 am

Ariana Grande’s Sweetener World Tour kicked off on Monday, 18 March. All 50 shows on the US leg of the tour will feature voter registration booths. Tell me more Grande is partnering with voter registration nonprofit HeadCount. This organization works to make voter registration possible at public events. In their partnership, Grande worked with HeadCount ...

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Author: News Desk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 4:57 pm

Consortium is proud to stand alongside over 30 other LGBT+ Organisations and campaigners to support LGBT+ inclusion in education. Below is an open letter, released Friday 22nd March 2019. Why LGBT-inclusive education matters more than ever In recent weeks, we have been deeply saddened and alarmed to witness targeted… Read the original article Author:

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Author: News Desk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 10:07 am

The Center, an LGBTI space in New York City, has canceled a controversial Republican event. Right-wing campaign group Walk Away had planned to host an LGBT Town Hall at the Center later this month. The group hopes to get LGBTI voters to leave the Democratic Party for the Republicans. But, in a statement on Friday (22 ...

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Author: News Desk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 1:14 am

For the second time this month, LGBTI rights advocates in Malaysia have condemned the media for its coverage of LGBTI issues. At least three local newspapers have been criticized for their coverage of a transgender woman who appeared in court this week. The Malay Mail misgendered the woman throughout. The English-language paper referred to the ...

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Author: News Desk
Posted: March 23, 2019, 12:33 am