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USA: Supreme Court rejects appeal against bakers who refused to make wedding cake for same-sex couple on religious grounds
Author: The Independent (UK)
"US Supreme Court throws out appeal against bakers who refused to make same-sex wedding cake", 18 Jun 2019...
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Australia: Qantas confirms commitment to social justice issues, including LGBTI, indigenous and women’s rights
Author: AAP, news.com.au
"Qantas will continue to campaign on social justice issues", 9 May 2019...
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Virgin CEO & 20 other executives sign onto initiative in support of LBGT+ rights; urge other businesses to follow suit
Author: Hugo Greenhalgh, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"Billionaire Branson urges business to back LGBT+ rights", 2 May 2019...
Banks ban employees from staying at sultan of Brunei-owned hotels in response to new law punishing homosexual sex & adultery with death
Media reports that multinational banks are banning their employees from staying at hotels owned by the sultan of Brunei after the Southeast Asian country announced a new law imposing death by stoning for those convicted of gay sex, adultery, and rape....
Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal (IAPA) Journal opens call for papers on gender in impact assessment & management (due 30 Aug)
Author: Taylor & Francis Group
"Gender in impact assessment & management: a new special issue proposal from Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal", May 2019...
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Sudan: CNN investigation alleges Russian company M-Invest drew up plan for deposed government to violently suppress demonstrations
Author: Tim Lister, Sebastian Shukla & Nima Elbagir, CNN
"Fake news and public executions: Documents show a Russian company's plan for quelling protests in Sudan", 25 April 2019....