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Rainbow Railroad helps LGBTQI+ victims around the world... News
by msnbc.com
Rainbow Railroad helps LGBTQI+ victims around the world escape violence
The LGBTQI+ community still faces violence and persecution all over the world based on who they love. Rainbow Road Executive Director, Kimahli Powell, joins MSNBC’s Alex Witt to discuss how the organization...
06/06/2021
How Vaccine Passports Imperil LGBTQ+ Refugees News
by Dane Bland
How Vaccine Passports Imperil LGBTQ+ Refugees
PUBLISHED ONLINE VIA ADVOCATE.COM HERE Queer migrants fleeing violence shouldn't suffer because of the unequal distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. Kimahli Powell,...
June 9, 2021
Jamaica should repeal homophobic laws, rights tribunal... News
by The Guardian
Jamaica should repeal homophobic laws, rights tribunal rules
The decision by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights sets a precedent for LGBT rights across the Caribbean and is the commission’s first finding that laws that criminalise LGBT people violate...
February 17, 2021
“The Bare Minimum”: LGBTQ+ Advocates Blast Biden’s... News
by them.com
“The Bare Minimum”: LGBTQ+ Advocates Blast Biden’s Refugee Cap as “Unacceptable”
The Biden administration announced last week that it would be keeping the Trump-era cap on the number of refugees allowed into the U.S., which was set at 15,000 by the previous administration. Rainbow...
April 21, 2021
How Rainbow Railroad saves lives globally News
by ABC News
How Rainbow Railroad saves lives globally
Executive director Kimahli Powell explains how Rainbow Railroad has helped hundreds of LGBTQI+ individuals find safety.
June 25, 2020
CBC Video: Rainbow Railroad refugee receives full drag... News
by CBC News
CBC Video: Rainbow Railroad refugee receives full drag makeover
Elton, an LGBTQI+ refugee, speaks about his experience on Canada's Drag Race and reconnects with Priyanka.  
August 28, 2020
CTV: COVID-19 continues to create roadblocks for LGBTQI+... News
by CTV News
CTV: COVID-19 continues to create roadblocks for LGBTQI+ refugees
Working on alternative methods that help LGBTQI+ people find emergency in-country relocation.  
August 19, 2020
Rainbow Railroad #60in60 campaign aims to help relocate... News
by Metro Weekly
Rainbow Railroad #60in60 campaign aims to help relocate 60 at-risk LGBTQI+ people
Calling on the community to raise vital funds to help relocate 60 LGBTQI+ people facing persecution abroad and provide them with support services.
November 9, 2020
Canada’s Drag Race makes over Rainbow Railroad ref... News
by The Advocate
Canada’s Drag Race makes over Rainbow Railroad refugees
Five LGBTQI+ refugees share the spotlight and their stories on the international drag competition show.    
August 21, 2020
CTV interview with Rainbow Railroad a year into the... News
by CTV News
CTV interview with Rainbow Railroad a year into the COVID-19 pandemic
Kimahli Powell explains how Rainbow Railroad has adjusted and expanded its offerings during the pandemic.    
March 3, 2021
Canada calls on Russia to investigate homophobia in... News
by Global News
Canada calls on Russia to investigate homophobia in Chechnya
Rainbow Railroad partners with Russian LGBTQI+ organizations to help refugees find safety.    
April 17, 2017
CP24 interview with Kimahli Powell Rainbow Railroad... News
by CP24
CP24 interview with Kimahli Powell Rainbow Railroad the Honoured Group at Pride 2017
Rainbow Railroad selected as an honoured group at 2017 Toronto Pride.  
June 20, 2017
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