Tag: Rights

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Fair play: inside the LGBT-inclusive rugby movement International Gay Rugby is approaching 20 years of tackling homophobia and getting more people playing the sport... Society Sport
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India grants citizens the right to freely express sexual orientation A Supreme Court ruling means that members of India's LGBT community are legally able to express their sexuality without discrimination... Society
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India’s seed-saving farmers who pass down land to their daughters In north-east India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land – and the ancient food heritage of their mothers... Environment
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The teen who escaped child marriage by rapping about it Nineteen-year-old Sonita Alizadeh was just 10 and an Afghan refugee in Iran when her parents first tried to sell her into marriage. Now, thr... Opinion Society Youth
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Men take a stand for the right to unveil Hundreds of men have shared photos on social media of themselves wearing headscarves to draw attention to Iranian women being forced to cove... Justice Society
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A Glasgow welcome Ostracised throughout Europe for centuries, Roma immigrants are finding Glasgow more welcoming. Education and trust-building are at the hear... Society
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