With tensions already high, telling Muslim women not to dress a certain way at the beach will only make things worse.
The growing problem of pregnancy discrimination has received barely any attention on the campaign trail or among researchers, possibly because it disproportionately affects poor women.
While 60-77% of migrants of African origin and 59% of Indigenous Australians report experience of discrimination in the Scanlon Foundation survey of Australian attitudes, optimism endures.
Charleston's Cannon Street YMCA All-Stars thought they'd have a chance to compete for a spot in the coveted Little League World Series. But South Carolina's Little League director had other ideas.
Algorithms can discriminate, even when their designers don't intend that to happen. But they also can make detecting bias easier.
Sport remains “one of the last bastions of cultural and institutional homophobia” in Western societies. But there is progress.
Children with albinism are teased and physically bullied by classmates who don't understand their condition. They withdraw from learning – and many ultimately leave school early.
Section 18C is limited in scope, and it would thus be wrong to claim that free speech carte blanche is under threat.
In the past internal migrants were feared and mistreated by law.
Prevention and education are key to tackling hate crime in Britain.
As we take necessary steps towards shedding discrimination in relation to marriage in Australia, we must also consider removing it from our legislation.
Millions of women are ostracised when their husbands die. Many are now empowering themselves to right the wrongs.
Research shows pregnant women are still being discriminated against in unfair dismissal cases, when employers say they are redundant.
Experience in the US serves to highlight the potential long-term economic consequences if Australia fails to legalise same-sex marriage.
The debate surrounding Muslims and citizenship entrenches discrimination.
Hundreds, if not thousands, of gay people had their careers and lives blighted by official discrimination.
A new study finds Muslim women in the UK live in an atmosphere of prejudice.
Big data can reinforce human prejudices but it could also help us break away from discrimination.
Only 28% of working women across the globe are fully protected by maternity laws that provide for time off work with full pay.
Women sellers are receiving on average about 80 cents for every dollar men earn when selling the same product, according to new research.