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Gender Discrimination - Last Day At School

It was 20/03/2014, and was the last day at our school. I took my little Sony DSC w710 along with me to capture those final moments to mummify it for the future I have to live in. 111 more words

Photography

B. Scott Loses Discrimination Lawsuit Against BET

Transgender blogger B. Scott can dress anyway he wants as long as it’s not anywhere near a BET Awards show red carpet. That’s the tough lesson that Scott was dealt when his discrimination lawsuit against BET was dismissed in court earlier today. 400 more words

Celebrity Gossip

Not unlawful to refuse egg freezing therapy for Crohn's sufferer

Rose, R (on the application of) v Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group  EWHC 1182 (Admin) 15 April 2014 – read judgment

Jeremy Hyam of 1 Crown Office Row represented the claimant in this case. 1,757 more words

In The News

The Cops Who Killed Ramarley Graham Walk Free (#NOJUSTICE)

  • ColorOfChange.Org  is urging the United States Department of Justice to hold New York cop Richard Haste accountable for killing an unarmed teenager inside of his home.
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Racism

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Amazing Internships Or Modern Day Slavery?

Teenagers face discrimination and exploitation in the working sphere.

I find that students have access only to jobs which are seen as being at the lower level whereas the more challenging are out of their reach, not because they demand skills beyond students but are simply seen as ‘too good for them.’ By this I mean how many jobs are flogged off as unpaid internships with the most absurd being labelled part-time internships for students.

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Politics

Bhagat Singh Thind

Bhagat Singh Thind(1892-1967), an Indian American spiritual teacher and writer, was denied US citizenship in United States v. Bhagat Singh Thind (1923). The Supreme Court ruled, 9 to 0, that while Thind was arguably Caucasian, he was not white. 51 more words

United States

Separate Prison for the LGBTI, Collective Isolation

Source: “LGBTİ’lere Ayrı Cezaevi, Toplu Tecrit,” (“Separate Prison for the LGBTI, Collective Isolation,”) kaosGL.org, 15 April 2014, http://www.kaosgl.com/sayfa.php?id=16329

LGBTI organizations, lawyers and MPs from Justice and Development Party (AKP) and Republican People’s Party (CHP) offer their assessment on the project for separate prisons for the LGBTI: “collective isolation,” “concentration camp,” “labelling,” “against the ECHR” 948 more words

LGBT Rights In Turkey