Tag: equality

Posted in Racism

Could Australia accept a gay Asian woman as PM?

Penny Wong: could Australia accept a gay Asian woman as PM? https://t.co/Ghho6zZD9H — Guardian Australia (@GuardianAus) September 28, 2019

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Posted in Gender Identity

New Zealand is lagging behind Australia in pursuit of gender equality

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/113246664/why-new-zealand-is-lagging-behind-australia-in-pursuit-of-gender-equality New Zealand’s high rates of income inequality and poverty are pulling down the country’s global ranking in terms of gender equality. A new report,…

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Posted in Gender Identity

Facebook accused of discriminating against women

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2018/09/18/facebook-accused-discriminating-against-women-targeted-job-adverts/ The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a charge with the US labour equality watchdog alleging that Facebook “consciously encouraged” employers to exclude…

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Posted in Gender Identity

Jesus is treating women as though they’re his equals

She’s a globally-renowned feminist who has never shied away from controversial topics, and at a recent event in Nigeria, author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie referenced Jesus’…

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Posted in Gender Identity

Worlds most equal workforce

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/opinion-iceland-gender-equality-workplace-sexism_us_5b8ab6e1e4b0162f4723fb2e Iceland’s willingness to investigate and acknowledge the relationship between gender and business didn’t just rise without precedent. Women’s work was at the root of…

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Posted in Gender Identity Politics

#Equality #no vote #reflects #religion #not #ethnicity

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/nov/23/marriage-equality-no-vote-reflects-religion-not-ethnicity-says-tim-soutphommasane Australia’s race discrimination commissioner, Tim Soutphommasane, says the high no vote in western Sydney in last week’s historic same-sex marriage postal survey reflects religious…

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Posted in Gender Identity Politics

#Marriage #Equality #Proud to be #Kiwi

Our marriage amendment bill was drafted to reflect fundamental human rights principles. We believe in freedom of religion, the equality of citizenship and that the…

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Posted in Politics

The Telegraph: #Scottish #church #vote #allow #same-sex #marriage

The Telegraph: Scottish church faces ‘consequences’ over vote to allow same-sex marriage. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw1IPdkzY http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/27/scottish-church-faces-consequences-vote-allow-same-sex-marriage/ The compromise narrowly avoided a full schism in the global Anglican…

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Posted in Equality Gender Identity

#Gender #equality #correlates #male-on-female #murder

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/10/fear-of-a-female-president/497564/ It gets worse. In a study of several hundred people, Jennifer Berdahl of the University of British Columbia found that women who “deviated from…

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Posted in Equality Gender Identity Politics

#Australians #reject #marriage #equality

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/25/australian-voters-support-for-marriage-equality-falling-poll-shows Support for same-sex marriage has fallen during the national survey on the issue, according to Newspoll. The proportion of voters who support same-sex marriage…

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