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Hello and welcome to the Tech for Good Live Podcast. If you’re new here, it’s a podcast all about using technology to have a positive impact on people and planet. But more often than not it’s a place for mates to come together and rant about the state of the world, and damn do we have lots to rant about.
This week we cover public perceptions of transgender folk, controversial funding announcements and of course we talk about the what’s going on in the US - where firearms apparently have more rights than people who menstruate.
Stat of the week
New report from the 'More in common' think tank find only 2 percent think ‘the debate about transgender people’ is one of the most important issues facing the country. With most preferring a 'live and let live' approach:
Britons and Gender Identity - More in Common
Charity news of the week
MP John Nicholson questions National Lottery Community Funding for the controversial LGB Alliance:
Tech news of the week
Meta bans employees from discussing Roe v Wade:
Whilst other companies promise to cover healthcare costs for their staff:
Nice of the week
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