The Australian Government has failed to include protections for trans and intersex people in a new bill.
Top employers named by Australian LGBTQ Inclusion Awards
The ABC, Capgemini, and Advance Diversity Services were among the most inclusive organisations for LGBTQ people.
Two thirds of Australian LGBTIQ+ people are in the closet at work
20% reported that they work in places where they are not confident action would be taken on discrimination.
Bakery sued over harassment and firing of gay and trans staff
Management of the Texas bakery are facing fired workers in court.
Federal government refuses action on trans workplace discrimination
Advocates are looking to Labor and unions.
Bathrooms and background checks: Being outed at work
Coming out at work can be a big deal for LGBTIQ people, and getting dragged out of the closet can be even scarier.
Australia now behind US in LGBTIQ workplace rights, advocates say
Trans and intersex workers are not protected by the Fair Work Act.
LGBTQ people protected from job discrimination: US Supreme Court
The landmark ruling has found that civil rights protections apply to orientation and trans status.
Gay man suing former workplace over homophobic ‘living hell’
"There was someone in the office who would rather have me in a coffin than sitting at my desk.”
LGBTQ people among hardest hit economically by COVID-19 pandemic
The community tends to be poorer and employed in affected industries.