The Masterpiece Cakeshop case in the Supreme Court was not just a showdown over gay rights and religious liberty. It also reveals an ongoing process of redefining US suburban life as more diverse.
The Uniting Church has been grappling with questions of faith and sexuality for decades - and its openness has led to relatively smooth changes to doctrine and practice.
A new study suggests perceptions of how strongly people of color identify with their race can have a big impact on their job prospects and how much money they earn.
As they shook off a particularly unpleasant colonial hangover, the justices of India's Supreme Court issued a remarkably emotional set of judgments.
The Gay Games are holding their 10th edition in Paris this week, featuring more than 10,000 athletes from 91 countries.
American Sikhs have been the target of many racist attacks. An expert explains the Sikh faith and its history in the United States.
Design principles, known as 'crime prevention through environmental design', are used all over the world to make cities safer. But some of these principles can be discriminatory and hostile.
As the workforce ages, it's important to celebrate age diversity. We challenge five myths about older workers.
Research shows that religion can have a positive impact on society in terms of better health, less crime and a stronger economy.
When it comes to teaching Indigenous students, Australia could learn much from New Zealand.
In 38 US cities, hate crimes rose 12 percent in 2017. There were 1,038 hate crimes in the nation’s 10 largest cities – the most in more than a decade.
Viewers are taking to Twitter to display their prejudice about Islanders' accents.
New research shows that LGB people living in communities with low levels of stigma report better health and well-being.
A sociologist dressed men of different races in the same clothes – and then dispatched them to nightclubs across Texas to see what would happen.
The data you create when using the internet can actually be used to discriminate against you.
Examples from Ireland and New Zealand show that, unless determined measures are taken, masculine political cultures will ensure the gender imbalance remains.
The Trump administration wants to privatize more of the federal bureaucracy. New research suggests this can lead to discrimination in essential government services.
A linguistic equality expert argues the case for protecting the Welsh from prejudice.
The hostile environment that marginalised people find themselves in serves as a source of constant stress.
After thousands of women spoke out against sexual harassment, scholars asked, does harassment affect women's health? Their findings suggest that it does.