Against the ideology of the rainbow

Translated from German by Translators for Justice
Source: http://www.heise.de/tp/news/Gegen-die-Ideologie-des-Regenbogens-2102059.html

By Peter Nowak, 12 January 2014

The opponents of sexual diversity are mobilizing and are being supported by the extreme rights and religious fundamentalists.

Recently, the coming out by German professional footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger has hit the headlines and made clear that tolerance towards sexual diversity has not actually either come that far in Germany as it appears to have when thinking for example of Germans claiming the rights of homosexuals in Russia. (more…)

Housing Market: When Discrimination Comes to Light

Translated by: Translators for Justice
Source: http://www.migazin.de/2013/11/15/wohnungsmarkt-wenn-benachteiligung-sichtbar-wird/

By Rita Nikolow

Discrimination is difficult to prove, but, as the German media service for integration (Mediendienst Integration) reports, one method from the USA brings such unequal treatment to light. Using this method, many studies conducted in Germany have shown that immigrants looking for housing are often dealt an unfair hand. (more…)