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Russian Trans woman sentenced to likely fatal three years in prison for posting manga on social media

Bryansk, Russia – According to Novaya Gazeta, a local doctor, Michelle, was sentenced to three years in prison after being convicted of “distributing pornography depicting minors,”. Experts are of the opinion that the 53-year-old transgender woman will likely die in prison. Michelle was fired from her job as an endocrinologist at a Children’s hospital after […]

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Refugee puppets to join Sesame Street

Three new Arabic-speaking characters are about to join the Sesame Street family in the Middle East. The aim of Basma, Jad and Ma’zooza is to help children in n Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq to not only read and write, but also to deal with the trauma of being displaced. Sesame Workshop is a non-profit […]