News About Discrimination

News About Discrimination

ABC NewsFears rise over LGBT discrimination in conservative ParaguayABC NewsIn this Sept. 30, 2017 photo, members of a gay organization "Panambi The Associated Press. In this Sept. 30, 2017 photo, members of a gay organization "Panambi," meaning butterfly in Guarani, protest the killing of transvestite prostitutes and demand ...and more [...]
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Voice of AmericaRights Group: Discrimination Affects Minorities, Indigenous Peoples at Home, in ExileVoice of AmericaA minority rights group has released a new report on the world's minorities and indigenous peoples and says stronger rights protection, not walls and travel bans, are “the only effective and sustainable response” to the millions of people displaced ...No escape from discrimination: minorities, indigenous peoples and the crisis of displacementReliefweball 2 news articles [...]
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The AustralianTim Soutphommasane's double standards laid bareThe AustralianAmong the Committee's many recommendations was that Australia “put an end to racist hate speech expressed in the print and electronic media, and encourage the media to adopt a code of good conduct containing provisions against racism and racial ... [...]
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Personal Injury Attorney Belal Hamideh: Disability Discrimination a Common Occurrence After Workplace InjuriesPR Newswire (press release)LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Belal Hamideh, a leading Southern California personal injury attorney based out of Long Beach, said that his office has observed a steady influx of people who have been injured on the job and are ...and more [...]
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Courier MailRoyal Queensland Golf Club discrimination case begins | The ...Courier MailMEN would have to die before women would be allowed to tee off seven days a week at Queensland's most exclusive golf club, a landmark discrimination trial has been told. Barbara Barnett – one of nine female “full members'' of the Royal Queensland Golf ...and more [...]
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MIT NewsCalculating the cost of tech-fueled discriminationMIT NewsMath graduate student's Data for Black Lives conference provides numbers behind the technologies that enable exclusion. Sandi Miller | Department of Mathematics December 13, 2017. Press Inquiries Share. Press Contact. Sandi Miller Email: sandim@mit.edu ... [...]
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The Local FranceParis to hold first "anti-grossophobia" day to fight discrimination ...The Local FranceParis City Hall is dedicating a day to the fight against "grossophobia" (sizeism) as part of its ambitious campaign to eliminate all forms of prejudice in the French capital.Paris holds 'anti-sizeism' fashion show after woman left homeless ...Telegraph.co.ukCommunists call fat people 'the last victims of discrimination'International Business Times UKall 3 news articles [...]
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Financial TimesDiscrimination wanes against women in family businessFinancial TimesUnder Japanese civil code, business families with no son to carry on the family name can turn to an unusual solution: adopt one. Around 10 per cent of business-owning families with no male heir adopt a son, says Kazunori Kaneko of the consultancy ... [...]
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National Indigenous TimesUN report damns widespread discrimination - National Indigenous ...National Indigenous TimesIndigenous Australians face persistent challenges and discrimination in all aspects of their life, a United Nations committee has said in a new report. The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination said attempts to close the gaps between ...and more [...]
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DeadlineBET & Viacom Settle Discrimination Suit With Former Executive ...DeadlineA wrongful termination lawsuit brought by ex-BET executive Zola Mashariki against the network, Viacom and Stephen Hill has been settled.Viacom Settles Defamation and Discrimination Lawsuit From Ex ...Hollywood Reporterall 2 news articles [...]
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