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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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Austrian court to consider 3rd gender identity

By Christian Michelides – File:VfGH – Verhandlung Wahlanfechtung.jpg, File:VfGH – Verhandlung Wahlanfechtung 2.jpg, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=49681228 https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/austrian-court-to-consider-3rd-gender-identity-in-records/2018/03/19/287d3274-2b8a-11e8-8dc9-3b51e028b845_story.html?utm_term=.bcc87faff678 Austria’s Constitutional Court says it will consider…

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School removes wall from girls’ toilets

School removes wall from girls' toilets and parents are keeping children at home in protest https://t.co/VQzhq2AsZZ — The Independent (@Independent) January 21, 2018 Parents at…

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#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 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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#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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#Nelson #cafe #tokenism #gender #pay #gap #awareness

https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/food-wine/food-news/95801384/nelson-cafe-charges-men-more-than-women-to-raise-gender-pay-gap-awareness “It’s an institutional sexism issue so it’s going to take a whole cultural change to address that,” Jamieson said. “There’s legislation to look at,…

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Posted in Politics Sexual Abuse

Sexual abuse & violence is a human rights issue not a gender issue | Ken Clearwater |

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Business organizations and approaches to gender equality

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/introducing-gender-integrated-workplace-model-vanessa-d-fisher?trk=prof-post The Gender Integrated approach retains the value of the first two approaches. For example, learning to be more assertive, risk-taking, declarative, and direct—what have…

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Judith Collins contends women have more of a use-by date in politics

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/288360/how-sexist-is-new-zealand-politics Ms King, who was first elected in 1984, was the obvious choice as “Labour’s best performer” but people always want a “shiny new face”,…

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