Schumer Blasts Trump for Hiding COVID Data From Public
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Schumer Blasts Trump for Hiding COVID Data From Public

Reading Time: < 1 minute Trump continued assault on science and the CDC Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer at a press conference in Glens Falls, NY responded to the Trump administration hiding CDC data on coronavirus cases from the public: “To have the CDC not be able to distribute publicly, the number of hospitalizations and the number of deaths is Read More…

Malaysia: Transgender People Under Attack
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Malaysia: Transgender People Under Attack

Reading Time: 5 minutes Eliminate Discriminatory Laws, Practices; End Violence (Kuala Lumpur) – The Malaysian government should urgently seek the repeal of all laws and regulations that discriminate against transgender people, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Transgender people in Malaysia face criminal prosecution under laws that effectively prohibit “cross-dressing” and discrimination in accessing employment, health care, and education. The Read More…

P.E.I Commits $200,000 to help survivors of sexual violence
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P.E.I’s “Rise” Commits $200,000 to help survivors of sexual violence

Reading Time: 2 minutes The “RISE” program is free for all victims of sexual violence Islanders can now access additional supports to navigate the justice system and community supports through a new partnership with Community Legal Information. RISE is a new program that provides educational, legal and emotional to support to Islanders dealing with sexual violence trauma. The program Read More…

Nova Scotia flattened COVID-19 curve - No new cases reported
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Nova Scotia flattened COVID-19 curve – No new cases reported

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nova Scotia has 59,124 negative test results todate As of today, July 17, Nova Scotia has only two active cases of COVID-19. No new cases were identified on Thursday, July 16. The QEII Health Sciences Centre’s microbiology lab completed 491 Nova Scotia tests on July 16 and is operating 24-hours. There are no licensed long-term Read More…