Khartini Slamah says trans-people such as cosmetics entrepreneur Nur Sajat Kamaruzzaman have worked hard to be the successful but society continues to view transgenders negatively.
A leprosy survivor and a daughter of patients tell of their childhood, and of living with the stigma associated with the disease.
There is no evidence to show that a HIV-infected individual needs to be bathed in bleach or wrapped in plastic upon his or her death.
Politicians will continue harping on Malay fears until the standard of the Malay community is improved and they are confident in themselves and their abilities.
Chairman Razali Ismail says a society will only be truly multiracial when there is no more discrimination.
The #MeToo movement went global as women shared their stories of harassment or gender-based discrimination.
'The problem with Pakatan Harapan as a multiracial coalition is that it is not seen as championing the Malays.'
The prime minister says he saw this coming, and had also warned about it in his UN General Assembly speech.
Shh...Diam! has built up a small but steady fan base among the LGBT community, producing two albums and performing in several European countries.
The human resources minister says discussions are underway for regulations on the matter.
Malaysia's founding fathers signed a social contract without any racially discriminatory elements.
Mustafa Akyol says it is futile to use Islamic arguments to justify opposition to the global convention on equality.
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Debate has risen to a crescendo over how much contemporary opera is favouring looks over larynxes.
It questions critics who claim the treaty undermines Malaysia's affirmative programme to help the Malays, and hits out at those who raise fears based on 'hearsay'.
Observers say more women are choosing to brave traffic-logged roads and discrimination for the flexible work schedule.
More than 20 former applicants are demanding Tokyo Medical University make amends for the scandal, which led to the discovery of similar discrimination in other medical schools after prompting a government investigation.
Saying Chinese is a language of business, the Port Dickson MP urges Muslims to be inclusive and to speak up against discrimination of the poor by the rich.
The statement follows an offer of support by the largest opposition party, Labour, to repeal legal exemptions that allow religious schools to discriminate.
The British Supreme Court's ruling justification is different from its US counterpart that cleared a Colorado baker of discrimination in June, which found that the civil rights group suing the baker showed animus by targeting him based on his religious beliefs.
Facebook responded by cutting more than 5,000 ad-targeting options to prevent advertisers from discriminating on the basis of traits such as religion or race.
Held in Sweden's second-largest city of Gothenburg, the two-day Statement Festival, forbids men but not transgender people.
The festival-goers enjoyed concerts and shows including a fashion parade of 18 redheads in wedding dresses.