Russian Law on LGBT Propaganda: State Duma approves changes

Russian Law on LGBT Propaganda: State Duma approves changes

CNN — The Russian parliament’s lower house on Thursday approved amendments to the so-called “LGBT promotion” law in its third reading, extending liability to all age categories. The discrimination law proposes to ban all Russians from promoting or “glorifying” homosexual relationships or publicly suggesting they are “normal”. The original version of the law, adopted in … Read more

Zhengzhou, China: Protesters at Foxconn factory clash with police, videos show

Zhengzhou, China: Protesters at Foxconn factory clash with police, videos show

Beijing/Hong Kong CNN Business — Workers at China’s largest iPhone assembly factory were seen confronting police, some in riot gear, on Wednesday, according to videos shared on social media. Videos show hundreds of workers facing off against police officers, many wearing white protective suits, at the Foxconn campus in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou. … Read more

Elon Musk accused of discriminating against Twitter Africa employees over severance pay

Elon Musk accused of discriminating against Twitter Africa employees over severance pay

CNN Business — Fired employees at Twitter’s headquarters in Africa are accusing Twitter of “deliberately and recklessly violating the laws of Ghana” and trying to “silence and intimidate” them after they were fired. The team hired a lawyer and sent a letter to the company demanding it comply with the labor laws of the West … Read more

Kyrie Irving returns to Brooklyn Nets after serving 8-game suspension

Kyrie Irving returns to Brooklyn Nets after serving 8-game suspension

CNN — Kyrie Irving’s eight-game suspension ended Sunday when the star point guard suited up for the Brooklyn Nets’ game against the Memphis Grizzlies. Irving hasn’t played for the Nets since Nov. 1. The Nets suspended Irving on November 3 after he tweeted a link to a document containing anti-Semitic messages, followed by an initial … Read more