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Washington Post
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

It's Pride Month: How LGBTQ+ rights changed around the world this past year

More U.S. state bills target LGBTQ+ rights; international progress includes expanding same-sex marriage rights. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

President Joe Biden calls on LGBTQ+ community 'to wave their flags of pride high' this June

Recognizing Pride Month and advancements in LGBTQ+ rights [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Writing

This single gay man had to pretend to have a wife to bring his babies home from the hospital - LGBTQ Nation

The clinic in Kenya demanded a female companion resembling a spouse for a single male intended parent, contradicting earlier assurances. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Protests in Peru after trans people deemed 'mentally ill'

Protests erupted in Peru over classifying trans, non-binary, and intersex people as mentally ill by the government's health ministry. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Europe politics

Italy among nine EU states not signing LGBTQ+ rights bill

Italy didn't sign EU LGBTQ+ rights bill due to similarities with existing national bill, but joined a declaration against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Here are all the ways marriage equality has been 'unambiguously positive' for America

Marriage equality has not cheapened marriage but brought positive impacts like improved health, stable relationships, and decreased discrimination and hate crimes. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

It's Pride Month: How LGBTQ+ rights changed around the world this past year

More U.S. state bills target LGBTQ+ rights; international progress includes expanding same-sex marriage rights. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

President Joe Biden calls on LGBTQ+ community 'to wave their flags of pride high' this June

Recognizing Pride Month and advancements in LGBTQ+ rights [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Writing

This single gay man had to pretend to have a wife to bring his babies home from the hospital - LGBTQ Nation

The clinic in Kenya demanded a female companion resembling a spouse for a single male intended parent, contradicting earlier assurances. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Protests in Peru after trans people deemed 'mentally ill'

Protests erupted in Peru over classifying trans, non-binary, and intersex people as mentally ill by the government's health ministry. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Europe politics

Italy among nine EU states not signing LGBTQ+ rights bill

Italy didn't sign EU LGBTQ+ rights bill due to similarities with existing national bill, but joined a declaration against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Here are all the ways marriage equality has been 'unambiguously positive' for America

Marriage equality has not cheapened marriage but brought positive impacts like improved health, stable relationships, and decreased discrimination and hate crimes. [ more ]
morelgbtq-rights
#racism
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Labour treatment of Abbott having impact on voters, senior lawyer says

Labour party underestimates impact of racism claims on voters. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Black former school administrator files discrimination suit against Boston Public Schools

James Lambert filed a wrongful termination suit against Boston Public Schools, alleging discrimination and lack of support after facing racist staff and making references to racism in a speech. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
UK news

Revealed: Shocking scale of blatant' racism in the Met as tribunals soar by 110%

Racism in the Metropolitan Police has escalated with a 110% increase in racial discrimination cases, highlighting ongoing issues within the force. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

The Biden administration is cracking down on horrific discrimination in two Texas school districts

Discrimination investigations ongoing in two Texas school districts due to racist and anti-LGBTQ+ incidents. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley Unified hit with new civil rights complaint over anti-Palestinian and Arab racism

Palestinian, Arab, and Muslim students facing discrimination at Berkeley Unified School District.
Challenges in addressing both antisemitism and discrimination against Palestinian, Arab, and Muslim students.
Urgent need for action to address racism and harassment within Berkeley schools. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
New York City

Methuen officer at troubled department files discrimination suit alleging decades of racist abuse

Officers discriminated against officer of color, made racist comments and jokes in Methuen Police Department. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Labour treatment of Abbott having impact on voters, senior lawyer says

Labour party underestimates impact of racism claims on voters. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Black former school administrator files discrimination suit against Boston Public Schools

James Lambert filed a wrongful termination suit against Boston Public Schools, alleging discrimination and lack of support after facing racist staff and making references to racism in a speech. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
UK news

Revealed: Shocking scale of blatant' racism in the Met as tribunals soar by 110%

Racism in the Metropolitan Police has escalated with a 110% increase in racial discrimination cases, highlighting ongoing issues within the force. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

The Biden administration is cracking down on horrific discrimination in two Texas school districts

Discrimination investigations ongoing in two Texas school districts due to racist and anti-LGBTQ+ incidents. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley Unified hit with new civil rights complaint over anti-Palestinian and Arab racism

Palestinian, Arab, and Muslim students facing discrimination at Berkeley Unified School District.
Challenges in addressing both antisemitism and discrimination against Palestinian, Arab, and Muslim students.
Urgent need for action to address racism and harassment within Berkeley schools. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
New York City

Methuen officer at troubled department files discrimination suit alleging decades of racist abuse

Officers discriminated against officer of color, made racist comments and jokes in Methuen Police Department. [ more ]
moreracism
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

The dark side of the AI revolution DW 05/29/2024

AI advancements have a dark side, leading to discrimination and surveillance issues, impacting vulnerable communities significantly. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Anger after French far-right politician targets first transgender Cannes winner

LGBTQ+ organizations file legal complaint against Marion Marechal Le Pen for transphobic insult. [ more ]
Mail Online
1 month ago
LGBT

Old people should be encouraged to have sex in care homes, experts say

Encouraging active sex life for elderly in care homes; training for staff to support it is crucial. [ more ]
#antisemitism
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Education

Student sues OCAD for $1M over alleged failure to protect Jewish students | CBC News

A student at OCAD University is seeking $1 million in damages for alleged ongoing anti-Jewish discrimination, highlighting concerns about systemic antisemitism in Canadian schools. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams says NYC has 'normalized antisemitism' after Washington Post claim that business leaders influenced Columbia protest response

New York City Mayor Eric Adams criticizes normalization of antisemitism in the city. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Rutgers forces Jewish BBQ off campus after giving into anti-Israel encampment's demands

Rutgers University barred a Jewish group from a pro-Israel barbecue on campus but allowed pro-terror protesters camp there, sparking allegations of antisemitism. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Jewish teacher details antisemitism at NYC high school, including abhorrent email: 'All Jews need to be exterminated'

Antisemitism and hate crimes rampant at Origins High School as school officials allegedly turned a blind eye. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Education

Student sues OCAD for $1M over alleged failure to protect Jewish students | CBC News

A student at OCAD University is seeking $1 million in damages for alleged ongoing anti-Jewish discrimination, highlighting concerns about systemic antisemitism in Canadian schools. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams says NYC has 'normalized antisemitism' after Washington Post claim that business leaders influenced Columbia protest response

New York City Mayor Eric Adams criticizes normalization of antisemitism in the city. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Rutgers forces Jewish BBQ off campus after giving into anti-Israel encampment's demands

Rutgers University barred a Jewish group from a pro-Israel barbecue on campus but allowed pro-terror protesters camp there, sparking allegations of antisemitism. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Jewish teacher details antisemitism at NYC high school, including abhorrent email: 'All Jews need to be exterminated'

Antisemitism and hate crimes rampant at Origins High School as school officials allegedly turned a blind eye. [ more ]
moreantisemitism
Washington Post
1 month ago
US news

Justice Department fines Va. tech firm over 'whites only' job posting

Tech company fined $38,000 for discriminatory job ad seeking only White U.S. citizens. [ more ]
#inclusion
Irish Independent
1 month ago
New York City

Brendan Ogle's wife posted about him being 'frozen out' of Unite after surviving cancer over online 'trolling' fears, WRC hears

The importance of support and inclusion in the workplace during difficult times. [ more ]
TODAY.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Transgender teen booed after winning girls' track race at state championship

Criticism and booing faced by a transgender high school athlete in Oregon state championship show ongoing challenges in accepting trans athletes in sports. [ more ]
Irish Independent
1 month ago
New York City

Brendan Ogle's wife posted about him being 'frozen out' of Unite after surviving cancer over online 'trolling' fears, WRC hears

The importance of support and inclusion in the workplace during difficult times. [ more ]
TODAY.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Transgender teen booed after winning girls' track race at state championship

Criticism and booing faced by a transgender high school athlete in Oregon state championship show ongoing challenges in accepting trans athletes in sports. [ more ]
moreinclusion
#transgender-rights
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Peru Issued a Decree Calling Trans Identity a Disorder.' A Backlash Followed.

The Peruvian government classified transgender identity as a mental health problem, sparking outrage among the LGBTQ community. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Op-Ed | New York must protect incarcerated Trans people by passing the GIRDS Act now | amNewYork

Prisons and jails can be dehumanizing and cruel, especially for transgender individuals. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

New Hampshire Republicans pass 3 anti-trans bills in one day - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender equality rights under attack in New Hampshire through discriminatory bills. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

18 GOP-led states sue for the right to mistreat transgender employees at work - LGBTQ Nation

The lawsuit led by Tennessee's AG challenges new federal guidelines protecting transgender employees, arguing it constitutes federal overreach and undermines the legitimacy of laws. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A principal told a trans student she couldn't wear a dress. Now she's fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

The ACLU filed a complaint against a Mississippi school for discriminating against transgender girls in the school dress code. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Roller derby team helps strike down trans sports ban

An anti-trans sports ban in New York has been overturned with the help of a trans-inclusive roller derby team. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Peru Issued a Decree Calling Trans Identity a Disorder.' A Backlash Followed.

The Peruvian government classified transgender identity as a mental health problem, sparking outrage among the LGBTQ community. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Op-Ed | New York must protect incarcerated Trans people by passing the GIRDS Act now | amNewYork

Prisons and jails can be dehumanizing and cruel, especially for transgender individuals. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

New Hampshire Republicans pass 3 anti-trans bills in one day - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender equality rights under attack in New Hampshire through discriminatory bills. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

18 GOP-led states sue for the right to mistreat transgender employees at work - LGBTQ Nation

The lawsuit led by Tennessee's AG challenges new federal guidelines protecting transgender employees, arguing it constitutes federal overreach and undermines the legitimacy of laws. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A principal told a trans student she couldn't wear a dress. Now she's fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

The ACLU filed a complaint against a Mississippi school for discriminating against transgender girls in the school dress code. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Roller derby team helps strike down trans sports ban

An anti-trans sports ban in New York has been overturned with the help of a trans-inclusive roller derby team. [ more ]
moretransgender-rights
#legislation
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

'De-whiting NY': North Africans, Middle Easterners would lose 'white' status under state bill

Legislation proposed in NY aims to categorize MENA individuals separately from 'white', addressing discrimination and increasing access to government aid. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A school banned all books with LGBTQ+ parents. Now people are fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

Advocacy groups filed complaints against school system's ban on LGBTQ+ books for creating a hostile environment. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

'De-whiting NY': North Africans, Middle Easterners would lose 'white' status under state bill

Legislation proposed in NY aims to categorize MENA individuals separately from 'white', addressing discrimination and increasing access to government aid. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A school banned all books with LGBTQ+ parents. Now people are fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

Advocacy groups filed complaints against school system's ban on LGBTQ+ books for creating a hostile environment. [ more ]
morelegislation
#lgbtq
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Park rangers are now banned from wearing uniforms to Pride because it's political issue - LGBTQ Nation

NPS banning rangers from wearing uniforms to Pride events. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Rep. Robert Garcia calls out Peru for classifying trans, intersex & nonbinary people as mentally ill

California U.S. Rep. Robert Garcia condemned Peru's decree labeling transgender individuals 'mentally ill.' [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Park rangers are now banned from wearing uniforms to Pride because it's political issue - LGBTQ Nation

NPS banning rangers from wearing uniforms to Pride events. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Rep. Robert Garcia calls out Peru for classifying trans, intersex & nonbinary people as mentally ill

California U.S. Rep. Robert Garcia condemned Peru's decree labeling transgender individuals 'mentally ill.' [ more ]
morelgbtq
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
1 month ago
Medicine

Workshop: Discrimination as a Social Determinant of Mental Health Disparities

Discrimination is a significant factor contributing to mental health disparities. [ more ]
#artificial-intelligence
time.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Colorado the First State to Move Ahead With Attempt to Regulate AI's Role in American Life

First attempts to regulate AI in consequential decisions face opposition and complexities, with only one bill passed in Colorado. [ more ]
The Economic Times
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Can we rid artificial intelligence of bias?

AI can automate discrimination due to biased information and must be re-educated to reflect human diversity. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Colorado the First State to Move Ahead With Attempt to Regulate AI's Role in American Life

First attempts to regulate AI in consequential decisions face opposition and complexities, with only one bill passed in Colorado. [ more ]
The Economic Times
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Can we rid artificial intelligence of bias?

AI can automate discrimination due to biased information and must be re-educated to reflect human diversity. [ more ]
moreartificial-intelligence
time.com
1 month ago
Major League Baseball

MLB Expands Aid Programs to Support Living Negro Leagues Players

The MLB and MLBPA are expanding financial assistance to support Negro League players, recognizing their historical significance and struggles. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

A Reparations Effort in Palm Springs

Complicated situation in Palm Springs where Section 14 residents seek reparations for their losses, encountering challenges with negotiations and conflicting perspectives. [ more ]
The Drum
1 month ago
Marketing

Desperate to avoid backlash, sports brands choose silence. It's time to talk up

Brands must not remain silent in the face of online hate or discrimination to avoid being complicit or facing backlash. [ more ]
Above the Law
1 month ago
Law

Former Biglaw Employee Sues Firm After Being Fired For Refusal To Comply With Vaccine Mandate

Former employee sues Biglaw firm for firing over vaccine refusal, alleging discrimination based on religion, sex, and age. [ more ]
www.housingwire.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Zillow's new AI tool aims to promote equality in housing

Zillow released an open-source Fair Housing Classifier to combat bias in real estate conversations powered by AI technology. [ more ]
#employment-tribunal
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Women

Rape crisis centre worker wins tribunal over 'gender-critical' views

A woman was unfairly dismissed due to her 'gender-critical' beliefs at Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
London

Tribunal Refuses Female BBC Journalists Equal Pay Claim As Date Set For Discrimination Complaint Hearing

The London Central Employment Tribunal ruled against four female BBC journalists including Martine Croxall in their equal pay claims. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
London

BBC Accused of Rigging Recruitment, Unfair Pay As Four News Presenters Bring Discrimination Complaint

News presenters accuse BBC of rigging recruitment processes and discrimination. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Women

Rape crisis centre worker wins tribunal over 'gender-critical' views

A woman was unfairly dismissed due to her 'gender-critical' beliefs at Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
London

Tribunal Refuses Female BBC Journalists Equal Pay Claim As Date Set For Discrimination Complaint Hearing

The London Central Employment Tribunal ruled against four female BBC journalists including Martine Croxall in their equal pay claims. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
London

BBC Accused of Rigging Recruitment, Unfair Pay As Four News Presenters Bring Discrimination Complaint

News presenters accuse BBC of rigging recruitment processes and discrimination. [ more ]
moreemployment-tribunal
Electronic Frontier Foundation
1 month ago
Privacy professionals

Shots Fired: Congressional Letter Questions DHS Funding of ShotSpotter

Cities should reconsider deploying ShotSpotter due to inaccuracies and dangers it poses in communities. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Transgender high school runner faced "blatant transphobia" as she won state title

Transgender runner, Aayden Gallagher, faced hostility and boos during state championships, showcasing ongoing challenges for transgender athletes in sports. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Fraud Trial to Begin for Ozy Founder Carlos Watson

Digital media founders faced legal scrutiny for alleged investor fraud, with explicit mention of discrimination in prosecution. [ more ]
#lawsuit
www.dailynews.com
2 months ago
Los Angeles

Ex-Sheriff Villanueva seeking $25 million from Los Angeles County for placement on do not rehire' list

Former Sheriff Alex Villaneuva plans to sue Los Angeles County for over $25 million due to being placed on a do not rehire list for alleged discriminatory remarks. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
NYC politics

Tenants file lawsuit against NYCHA, Disability Assistance office alleging rental discrimination during pandemic - Bronx Times

Discriminatory rental practices lawsuit against NYCHA and OTDA during COVID-19 pandemic. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Jury awards teens $1 million after expulsion from Mountain View private school over face-mask photo

The Santa Clara County jury awarded $1 million and tuition reimbursement to two boys expelled for a racially-insensitive photo, citing lack of due process and breach of contract. [ more ]
www.dailynews.com
2 months ago
Los Angeles

Ex-Sheriff Villanueva seeking $25 million from Los Angeles County for placement on do not rehire' list

Former Sheriff Alex Villaneuva plans to sue Los Angeles County for over $25 million due to being placed on a do not rehire list for alleged discriminatory remarks. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
NYC politics

Tenants file lawsuit against NYCHA, Disability Assistance office alleging rental discrimination during pandemic - Bronx Times

Discriminatory rental practices lawsuit against NYCHA and OTDA during COVID-19 pandemic. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Jury awards teens $1 million after expulsion from Mountain View private school over face-mask photo

The Santa Clara County jury awarded $1 million and tuition reimbursement to two boys expelled for a racially-insensitive photo, citing lack of due process and breach of contract. [ more ]
morelawsuit
#education
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

SoCal district to pay $360K to teacher who was fired after refusing to follow transgender policies

The Riverside County school district settled a lawsuit with a former teacher who was fired for refusing to adhere to policies involving transgender students due to her Christian beliefs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

How DEI is failing my diverse, Jewish Berkeley, Ca. family

Schools lack anti-semitism strategies. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

SoCal district to pay $360K to teacher who was fired after refusing to follow transgender policies

The Riverside County school district settled a lawsuit with a former teacher who was fired for refusing to adhere to policies involving transgender students due to her Christian beliefs. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

How DEI is failing my diverse, Jewish Berkeley, Ca. family

Schools lack anti-semitism strategies. [ more ]
moreeducation
#diversity
Above the Law
2 months ago
Law

EEOC Allows Unexpected Discrimination Lawsuit Against King & Spalding

Blum + Co. lawsuits prompted firms to amend diversity scholarships to avoid Section 1981 lawsuits. A new lawsuit against King & Spalding raises questions about diversity retaliation. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Brooklyn

FDNY says All Heroes Welcome' in new recruitment campaign aiming to diversify firefighter ranks | amNewYork

The FDNY launches 'All Heroes Welcome' campaign to diversify its workforce with recruits from all backgrounds in NYC. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Law

EEOC Allows Unexpected Discrimination Lawsuit Against King & Spalding

Blum + Co. lawsuits prompted firms to amend diversity scholarships to avoid Section 1981 lawsuits. A new lawsuit against King & Spalding raises questions about diversity retaliation. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Brooklyn

FDNY says All Heroes Welcome' in new recruitment campaign aiming to diversify firefighter ranks | amNewYork

The FDNY launches 'All Heroes Welcome' campaign to diversify its workforce with recruits from all backgrounds in NYC. [ more ]
morediversity
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Women in technology

LGB women are more likely to die earlier than hetero women, according to study

Lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) women have a higher likelihood of dying earlier than straight women due to systemic health disparities and discrimination. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Tesla settles ex-worker's lawsuit alleging she was fired after being sexually harassed 100 times

Tesla settled a sexual harassment lawsuit by a former employee, facing multiple discrimination lawsuits at its Fremont plant. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
NYC politics

Appeal Imminent After New York Judge Blocks Equal Rights Amendment From Appearing On November Ballot

The amendment effort will not be stopped by a judge's ruling. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany limits cash benefit payments for asylum-seekers

Limiting cash withdrawals and banning international transfers via benefit cards aim to prevent migrant money transfers. [ more ]
Yahoo News
2 months ago
Remote teams

Bosses mandated them back to the office. They took legal action instead.

Workers are taking employers to court over return-to-office mandates. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

California stands up for trans surfer excluded from competition

Ensuring transgender inclusion in sports competitions is aligned with California Coastal Commission policies. [ more ]
#lgbtq-community
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

A gay couple is suing New York City over IVF denial

The city of New York is being accused of discriminating against gay male employees by denying them IVF benefits available to others. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Media use Cass Report to justify violence against trans youth

Right-wing groups misuse Cass Report to justify discrimination against trans youth. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

A gay couple is suing New York City over IVF denial

The city of New York is being accused of discriminating against gay male employees by denying them IVF benefits available to others. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Media use Cass Report to justify violence against trans youth

Right-wing groups misuse Cass Report to justify discrimination against trans youth. [ more ]
morelgbtq-community
Washington Post
2 months ago
New York City

A gay couple couldn't access IVF benefits. They're suing New York City.

New York City is accused of denying IVF benefits to gay male employees and partners, leading to a discrimination lawsuit. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Public school tried to ban student's lesbian art work because it's "offensive" to Christians

The article highlights a controversy in a Virginia school district over a student's queer art exhibition, showcasing the struggle with religious trauma and acceptance. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
New York City

New York judge blocks amendment barring discrimination on gender identity and pregnancy outcomes

A proposed amendment in New York's constitution was excluded from the November ballot due to procedural errors. [ more ]
www.housingwire.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

HUD issues Fair Housing Act guidance on AI use

HUD released guidelines to apply Fair Housing Act to AI in tenant screening and housing advertising, aligned with Biden's Executive Order. [ more ]
Non Profit News | Nonprofit Quarterly
2 months ago
Women in technology

Your Comfort Is Killing Me: The Toll of Unseen-and Unpaid-Emotional Labor - Non Profit News | Nonprofit Quarterly

Workplace harm can result from lack of psychological safety, including discrimination, harassment, bullying, microaggressions, and racial gaslighting. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

Crucial new report shows how anti-LGBTQ+ politics are harming LGBTQ+ youth

Anti-LGBTQ+ policies and political narratives are significantly impacting the mental health and wellbeing of queer youngsters in the US. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

Revealed: Emory University investigated over alleged anti-Muslim discrimination

The US government is investigating Emory University for alleged discrimination against students with Palestinian, Muslim or Arab ancestry. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London politics

Islamophobia has warped the London mayoral race. That makes Sadiq Khan's poll lead even more impressive | Zoe Williams

Local elections can reveal broader national and global political trends. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Trans activist Charlie Craggs threatened to be 'beaten up' minutes after giving a talk

Trans activist faced physical threats after speaking on transphobia. [ more ]
#harassment--retaliation
Callaborlaw
2 months ago
LGBT

Court Rules Accommodating Religious Request is Undue Hardship

Diversity in the workplace can lead to challenges in accommodating religious beliefs, as seen in the Kluge v. Brownsburg case. [ more ]
Callaborlaw
2 months ago
Remote teams

EEOC Publishes Guidance on Harassment In The Workplace

The EEOC published updated guidance on workplace harassment, including virtual work and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. [ more ]
Callaborlaw
2 months ago
LGBT

Court Rules Accommodating Religious Request is Undue Hardship

Diversity in the workplace can lead to challenges in accommodating religious beliefs, as seen in the Kluge v. Brownsburg case. [ more ]
Callaborlaw
2 months ago
Remote teams

EEOC Publishes Guidance on Harassment In The Workplace

The EEOC published updated guidance on workplace harassment, including virtual work and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. [ more ]
moreharassment--retaliation
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany's crackdown on criticism of Israel betrays European values

Silencing pro-Palestinian voices hinders critical discussions, solidarity, and accountability. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
JavaScript

Were you harassed, bullied while working for a federal judge? We want to hear from you

Federal judiciary exempt from civil rights law protecting workers from harassment [ more ]
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