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Conservative group sues to block trans women from using faith-based shelter

Conservative group sues to block trans women from using faith-based shelter - The ADF – which has been labeled an anti- LGBTI 'hate group' by some rights organizations – argues that issues of privacy and religious freedoms are ...

Detentions of gay men and women signal another anti-LGBTQ crackdown in Chechnya

Detentions of gay men and women signal another anti-LGBTQ crackdown in Chechnya - Lastly, the report recommended that other OSCE nations, including the United States, welcome LGBTI refugees from Chechnya and take into account ...

Virginia LGBTI rights group launch employment equality awareness campaign

Virginia LGBTI rights group launch employment equality awareness campaign -  An LGBTI rights group in Virginia has launched a new awareness campaign about the discrimination sexual minorities experience in the state.

Royal British Legion establishes first branch to support LGBTI troops

Royal British Legion establishes first branch to support LGBTI troops - They hope the new branch helps to undo some of the wrongs against LGBTI people in the military. 'There are many people who historically have not ...

Island youths to learn about Maori culture, share First Nations culture

Island youths to learn about Maori culture, share First Nations culture - They will spend time sharing their culture with the Maori – indigenous peoples in New Zealand – staying at an equivalent of a First Nations big house ...

Māori correspondent in Whanganui part of RNZ's shift to regions

Māori correspondent in Whanganui part of RNZ's shift to regions -  Māori correspondent in Whanganui part of RNZ's shift to regions ... we do think RNZ's mandate is for all of New Zealand , it's just not for main centres." ...

Majority of students Nth Islanders, women

Majority of students Nth Islanders, women - Separate statistics on the Maori student population showed most were from either Auckland or Wellington, with others from the Bay of Plenty, Dunedin, ...

Life as a librarian in the Māori community

Life as a librarian in the Māori community - Nearly 700,000 New Zealanders are of Māori descent, with most Māori living in the North Island. Hastings is a city on the North Island, and Hastings ...

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Australia's 2018 Human Rights Performance Slammed

Australia's 2018 Human Rights Performance Slammed - The Australian government's human rights approach to refugees, Indigenous people and those with disability has been slammed by an annual review, ...

Deaths in custody: it's time to share shameful stats with the world

Deaths in custody: it's time to share shameful stats with the world - Ms Rule, a Flinders University tutor, will leave Australia on Saturday with another woman Kaleesha Morris ahead of the Indigenous Peoples March on ...

Kiwis help out Aboriginal women jailed for not paying fines

Kiwis help out Aboriginal women jailed for not paying fines - New Zealanders are involved in a crowd funding campaign to free Aboriginal Australian women jailed for not paying small fines. The campaign has ...

The spoken literature of the world's oldest culture is disappearing – but there are ways to keep it alive

The spoken literature of the world's oldest culture is disappearing – but there are ways to keep it alive - But the Aboriginal elder worries about the future of storytelling. ... we think we know about Aboriginal lives, and the past century of Australian history.

The unexpected result of the Uluru climbing ban

The unexpected result of the Uluru climbing ban - More confronting is Australia's best-known natural landmark, Uluru, the ... Since Aboriginal people first settled around Uluru some 35,000 years ago, ...

Sydney-centric festival shooting for the moon

Sydney-centric festival shooting for the moon - Enoch, presenting his third Sydney Festival, is an indigenous theatre director ... artists and instituted a “vigil” to commemorate Australia's colonisation.

Majority of United States schools are unsafe for LGBTI students

Majority of United States schools are unsafe for LGBTI students - A majority of LGBTI students in every state assessed reported hearing anti- LGBTI remarks made by other students. This includes slurs and negative ...

Hong Kong govt rejects calls to include sexual orientation in next census

Hong Kong govt rejects calls to include sexual orientation in next census - Chan told Gay Star News that concerns over how to include non-binary residents in the census revealed how the government is letting down its LGBTI  ...

More than 100 Oxford clergy criticise bishops' LGBTI guidance

More than 100 Oxford clergy criticise bishops' LGBTI guidance - MORE than 100 clerics in the diocese of Oxford have written to criticise their bishops' approach to LGBTI+ people. A letter released on Monday warns ...