Taiwan LGBT group raising money to fight homophobia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese LGBT group Equallove Taiwan has launched its "Queer Day, Good Day" fundraising campaign, which aims to reduce discrimination against the country's ...

Women’s Day in Taipei: 'Collectively we can all play a part'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Women’s March Taiwan (WMT) is cooperating with Moving Women Est. (MOWES) to celebrate International Women's Day at the Canadian Trade Office in Taipei on Sun...

Taiwan ranks top in Asia for gender equality

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan ranks top in Asia for gender equality according to the latest Gender Inequality Index (GII) published by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Switzerla...

French govt defends teen girl bullied for anti-Islam posts

PARIS (AP) — The cyber-bullying must stop. That was the message forcefully delivered by France's equality minister in an impassioned appeal Friday on behalf of a 16-year-old who has...

Next target of China's censorship machine: men’s earrings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese viewers of popular streaming platform iQiyi were confused to see translucent blobs recently appear on the earlobes of their favorite TV stars. The BBC reports t...

Tunisian fundamentalists protest report on sexual equality

BARDO, Tunisia (AP) — Thousands of Muslim fundamentalists have held an hours-long protest in front of the nation's parliament to decry proposals in a government report on gender equality. ...