Category: World News

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New app will split your restaurant bill based on race and gender

A new app is bringing social consciousness to the dinner table in a big way. We all know the moment: the bill comes, and it’s time to figure out who...
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Ahead of International Women’s Day, how brands can play a positive role in the women’s empowerment conversation

Written By: Nishma Rob  3/3/16 The call for greater equality of opportunity for women in all areas of life, from the workplace to politics or the spo...
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H&M Studio welcomes diversity with transgender model Andreja Pejic, plus size beauty Ashley Graham and runway veteran Pat Cleveland on the catwalk

Written By: Emma McCarthy    3/3/16 High street brand H&M is pinning its hopes on the latest collection from its catwalk line in order to curb ...
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Swiss voters reject same-sex marriage ban

Written by: Bobby Rae  29/2/16 Voters in Switzerland have rejected a referendum initiative that would have changed the constitution and banned same-s...
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Canadian woman with epilepsy calls for better disability signage on public transport

A young woman who has seizures is asking the public transport system in British Columbia, TransLink, to update its priority seating signage to refl...
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More women executives mean more profits, according to study of 91 countries

Written By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Companies with 30 percent female executives rake in as much as six percentage ...
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Ireland’s First Disability Confidence Project launched in Midwest

Written By: Mark Dumphy  6/2/16 The EmployAbility Services in Clare and Limerick have joined forces with the Chambers of Commerce in Shannon, Ennis a...
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Trans people to get free travel passes

Written By:  Bea Mitchell   26/1/16 Free annual travel passes are being given away to transgender people, in an attempt to raise awareness of trans...
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This Photographer Captures The Beauty In Ethnic Diversity

Written By: Lucy Draper   27/1/16 “After photographing women in more than 45 countries I can say that beauty is everywhere, and it’s not a matter...
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Meet the trans woman who is modelling menswear for genderfluid Gucci range

Italian fashion label Gucci has raised eyebrows by casting a trans woman – as a male model. Actress and model Hari Nef became Gucci’s first tran...