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Rachel Savage

'Scandal' as English gay men at risk without access to HIV prevention pill

16 Aug 2019

(This August 14 story corrects Britain to England in paras 1,2,7,9 and adds detail about PrEP pill access in Scotland in para 8)

CORRECTED-'Scandal' as English gay men at risk without access to HIV prevention pill

16 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Delays in rolling out an HIV prevention pill in England are putting gay men's lives at risk, with thousands buying it online without medical supervision, HIV campaigners said on Wednesday.

Barred, bullied, depressed: life for many U.S. trans students

16 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Barred from the bathroom, harassed on campus and suspended from school, transgender students report a host of problems at U.S. colleges. They also run a higher risk of suicide, according to research released on Friday.

RPT-Australia welcomes transgender women to play elite cricket

08 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cricket Australia welcomed transgender women on to its elite teams on Thursday as it issued guidelines for their inclusion, amid a toxic battle over fairness in female sport.

Australia welcomes transgender women to play elite cricket

08 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cricket Australia welcomed transgender women onto its elite teams on Thursday as it issued guidelines for their inclusion, amid a toxic battle over fairness in female sport.

Homophobic political ads are legal, Israeli judge rules

07 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Billboard owners in Israel cannot reject homophobic political adverts, a judge has ruled, after two companies refused to sell ad space to a far-right party that linked gay people with child trafficking.

Homophobic political ads are legal, Israeli judge rules

07 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Billboard owners in Israel cannot reject homophobic political adverts, a judge has ruled, after two companies refused to sell ad space to a far-right party that linked gay people with child trafficking.

Victoria's Secret hires first transgender model after criticism

06 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Victoria's Secret has hired Valentina Sampaio as its first transgender model, her agent said on Tuesday, as the struggling lingerie brand seeks to modernize its image.

UPDATE 1-Victoria's Secret hires first transgender model after criticism

06 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Victoria's Secret has hired Valentina Sampaio as its first transgender model, her agent said on Tuesday, as the struggling lingerie brand seeks to modernise its image.

Brasileña se convierte en primera modelo transgénero de Victoria's Secret

06 Aug 2019

LONDRES, 6 ago (Fundación Thomson Reuters) - Victoria's Secret contrató a la brasileña Valentina Sampaio como su primera modelo transgénero, dijo el martes su agente, en momentos en que la marca de lencería busca modernizar su imagen.

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