There’s nothing inherently male about playing video games. Videogame culture, on the other hand, is decidedly anti-female.
Sexual harassment and discrimination in gaming and tech is not inevitable or permanent, write experts in the field. The solutions are positive community standards and women in power.
EEOC complaints often result in retaliation.
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Workers who filed complaints faced retaliation and rarely got a favorable result from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Margot King, age four, touches an orange flag, representing children who died at Indian Residential Schools in Canada, placed in the grass at Major’s Hill Park in Ottawa, on July 1, 2021.
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Canadians who wish to pay tribute to the children who died at Indian Residential Schools should demand the government stop fighting First Nations children in court.
Papuan children in Payum, Merauke, southern Papua.
The campaign is a strategy by the government to manipulate the Papuans to retain an Indonesian national agenda.
Structural and institutional racism account for under-representation in many fields.
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After ongoing claims that the UK is devoid of this form of discrimination, what does the term actually mean?
The bill put forth last week would bring welcome reforms to the Sex Discrimination Act and Fair Work Act. But it doesn’t go nearly far enough to protect women or prevent harassment at work.
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Our migration policies can prevent people with disabilities from becoming permanent residents, even if they can show an ability to contribute to society.
Gov. Andy Beshear is in favor of making Kentucky the 21st state to ban conversion therapy.
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Kentucky lawmakers are trying to make the state the 21st to enact a ban on conversion therapy. In states that are ‘silent’ on the issue, nonprofessionals are allowed to continue the harmful practice.
By acknowledging our biases we can find ways to mitigate their impact on our decision making.
The motives and biases behind our actions shape how we see the world and everything in it. Understanding our biases means we can contain their negative influence and advance justice in our society.
Detainees in Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre hold up signs calling for help during anti-detention demonstration.
The sustained lack of trust between migrants and health professionals is leading to dire consequences
Australians will be able to show specific online proof if they have had two doses of a COVID jab.
Weight stigma occurs in many developed countries, not just the U.S. and often has devastating consequences.
Negative attitudes about people with larger body sizes or higher weight are consistent across Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the UK and the US.
Banning the kirpan because it resembles a knife heads Australia down a path of religion free schools.
Police clear a homeless camp in Montréal’s east end May 3, 2021.
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A key component in any planning around encampments is the voice of people with lived experience. It is clear the go-to response of policing is not working.
Women from racialized communities in STEM education face the double bind of race and gender.
Diversity in STEM fields means higher quality research and innovation. To ensure that Canada can compete globally, marginalized students must be supported through STEM education and careers.
Improved awareness is a positive move for personnel, and the bottom line.
About half of New Zealand’s Māori, Pasifika and Asian populations reported experiencing more racism and discrimination since the COVID-19 pandemic, compared to about a third of European New Zealanders.
Identity and race play significant factors in the first-year experiences of Latina teachers in the U.S.
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Dicey cultural situations and power struggles await Latina teachers in America’s schools.
England players celebrate at the Spartak Stadium, Moscow in 2018.
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To tackle the racial stereotyping rife within football commentary, robust education – and uncomfortable conversation – is critical
Ramana Akula (second from right), who has lived in Australia for 30 years and has citizenship, is currently among the thousands stranded in India.
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Indians are now the second-largest group of overseas-born migrants in Australia. Yet, despite their increasing numbers and growing political voice, their concerns are still not being heard.