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Written by Adam Saraswati-Rawlings and Tammara Lesko The LGBT+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender +) acronym covers a wide range of identities, and it is spoken about widely in the media and among communities every day, but there are identities within it that not everyone knows. Identities are important to understand as they are representative of individuals who are real humans. As such, we are giving the low-down on what LGBT+ acronyms stand for, while hoping to inform and help people understand the LGBT+ community, and themselves. Lesbian Lesbian refers to a woman who is sexually attracted to other women. Most lesbians are exclusively

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The abrupt withdrawal of Western troops from Afghanistan, which resulted in the Taliban regaining control of the country after two decades, is inevitably having repercussions on the rights of women and children. TNF spoke to Nor Reza, founder of Kuala Lumpur-based NGO Roya Care Foundation, which aims to provide support and empower Afghan women refugees in Malaysia. Nor Reza with the Afghan refugees her charity supports In the last few weeks, Nor’s phone has been buzzing more often than usual. She has been receiving dozens of calls and texts from desperate Afghan women asking for nothing more than a chance to exist. Nor knows their pain all too well. As a cancer survivor and a single mother, she is fully aware of how difficult it is for a woman with no external support to secure her future and that of her children. But with the return of the Taliban and the travel restrictions triggered by the

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