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When Coming Out is a Death Sentence, Report

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While the conflict in Iraq has placed hundreds of thousands at risk of human rights abuses, LGBT people continue to be among the least protected of groups. ...
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Unprecedented Advance for Transgender Rights in Malaysia

Malaysia Transgender Laws
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Malaysia’s Putrajaya Court of Appeal ruled that it's unconstitutional for Negeri Sembilan to criminalize transgender individuals for "cross dressing." ...
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UN Urges End to Discrimination Against LGBT People in Japan

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UNHRC asked the government to pass comprehensive legislation to prohibit discrimination on all grounds, including sexual orientation and gender identity. ...
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Same-Sex Human Rights Violations Identified in Malawi

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The Malawian High Court is currently reviewing the constitutionality of the country’s criminalization of sodomy. ...
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IGLHRC: Expert Committee on Women’s Rights Should ‘Protect LBTI People in Education’

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The Committee to Eliminate Discrimination Against Women oversees human rights norms in the area of women’s right to non-discrimination. ...
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UN Secretary General Announces Benefits for Employees in Legally Recognized Same-Sex Unions

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A new UN guideline will transform workplace entitlements for employees of the UN system who are in legally recognized same-sex unions. ...
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IGLHRC Visits Seattle, Presents Next Steps in Global Equality

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Even though Washington is moving forward on gay rights with the election of a gay mayor and the right to marry, there's still work to be done globally. ...
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Glenn Beck: Gay Marriage Foes Have ‘Lost the War’

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Glenn Beck has declared Christians have “lost the war” on gay marriage and tolerance has won during a discussion with controversial pastor Mark Driscoll. ...
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Obama Nominates Rice and Power to Admin Posts

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Obama has named Ambassador Susan Rice as his new national security adviser and has nominated Samantha Power to take her place. ...
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Ban Ki-moon: LGBT Rights Are Human Rights

Ban Ki-moon: LGBT Rights Are Human Rights
In his speech, Ban Ki-moon applauded Argentina for introducing some of the most progressive legislation in the world on gender recognition. ...
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