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CVS Fires Pharmacist Who Denied Hormone Prescription To Transgender Woman

CVS has fired a pharmacist who refused to fill the prescription of a transgender woman seeking hormone medication and has apologized for the incident.

Hilde Hall, the transgender woman, detailed her encounter with the pharmacist in a… 299 more words

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Israeli Nation-State Law: Legalising Discrimination

Australia will always be my home. My professional ambition is to work in the field of human rights by completing short-term contracts where I report as a program specialist on program fidelity and consult on M&E assurance in the field of education for children and young people. 1,694 more words

International Law

The Final Straw

We need to talk peeps. You know our rallying cry of “nothing about us, without us”? Remember the underlying rule of activism, that if it isn’t intersectional, it’s bullshit? 779 more words

Lets Talk

Men Too: What Does It Mean to Be a Man?

By Denise Mills

Of course, this isn’t a question I’m qualified to answer. I can, however, say with a fair amount of certainty that men’s roles in society have transformed over the years – perhaps at a faster pace than ever since women’s right to vote (before my time, but still, it really wasn’t all that long ago), combined with more women in the workforce and recently, the global #metoo uprising where women are speaking out about previously “unspeakable” topics, like sexual harassment and gender discrimination. 566 more words

Central West

[Author Interview] Angel C. Aquino

Angel C. Aquino has been crafting stories in her head and on paper ever since she was a little girl. After she graduated from college, she pursued her passion for words by working in the publishing industry, and later became the managing editor of several magazines such as Candy, Runner’s World Philippines, and Good Housekeeping Philippines. 1,636 more words

Books

Entrée A La Disgusting

We all know that vegetables are good for us and we need them for the nourishment of our bodies. We can also conclude that a lot of us either don’t like vegetables or dislike certain ones. 349 more words

Life Experiences, Life Lessons And A Side Of BrownGrayV

Indifference

First, they took away some people whose race was not my own,

but I didn’t mind, because my race kept me safe. 

Afterwards, they took away some people whose religion was not my own, 104 more words

Reflections