HB2 Has Caused Calls To Trans Lifeline To Double
Why we’re covering this: Even the most homophobic countries are being forced to face LGBTQ-rights head on. It’s not always good news, but it is a sign of how things are changing — and a reminder that, over all, the moral arc of the universe may be long but tends towards justice.
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This coverage promotes sexual and gender equality while highlighting issues of health, violence, culture, and legal and human rights. Equal Eyes provides advocates and allies a common frame of reference for the realities of global LGBTI communities. Through followup reporting and disseminating this coverage, our effort is to ensure we have a representation of the global stories that matter most or may have under-reporting.
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