Showing posts with label human rights. Show all posts
Showing posts with label human rights. Show all posts

15 March 2019

Ukraine - James Reston: Kyiv’s human rights stumbling block

James Reston
Kyiv Post


Kyiv, Ukraine
The Baptism of Kievans
Klavdiy Lebedev (1852-1916)

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04 March 2019

UK - Inside the Poisonous British Fight Over Transgender Acceptance

Samantha Allen
The Daily Beast


London, UK

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13 October 2018

28 September 2018

Georgia - Georgia: UN expert to assess human rights of LGBT persons

UNHCR
Scoop

Tbilisi, Georgia

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04 September 2018

civil rights - Missouri human rights panel sued over transgender case

Press
San Francisco Chronicle


Jefferson City, MO

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24 June 2018

12 June 2018

11 June 2018

Missouri - ‘I don’t support them’: Gov. Parson’s views on ‘the homosexual issue’ are cause for concern

Editorial Board
The Kansas City Star


Kansas City, MO

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ezs note:  Missourians - I am glad that The Kansas City Star has asked your governor to reconsider his position on LGBT issues.  I honestly hope that he does.   However, if he refuses, please think of a few names - Republican, Democratic, or other - who might consider a run for governor.

20 May 2017

Alaska lawmakers deny transgender man for human- rights post

Becky Bohrer
The Seattle Times


Alaska State Senator John Coghill (R-North Pole)

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North Karelia Pride fights transgender sterilisation law (Finland)

Press
Yle


Joensuu, Finland

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17 October 2015

Renee's Story: Once Upon a Time

Pamela Valentine
Chicago Now


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