Tag Archives: Women’s Rights

Academic intolerance for dissenting views is reaching new highs

In the United States of America we see a growing trend of limiting the freedom of expression. Not only in that world-power we may find that viewpoint diversity in the academy is alarmingly low, and that we can notice the … Continue reading

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2014 Human Rights

Women and children A group of girls play in Beijing, China, where the constitution does not include a non-discrimination clause. Photograph: AP Which countries have laws preventing violence against women? Which legislate for gender equality? And which countries allow abortion? … Continue reading

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Solving the pay equity problem: Not that easy

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Is the gender gap in wages a myth or is it as the President said yesterday just math?  If a company pays, as does the White House and most other government agencies, equally for the same…

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Gender equality and women’s rights in the post-2015 agenda

The OECD has recently released a new paper on gender equality and the post-2015 agenda, entitled “Gender equality and women’s rights in the post-2015 agenda: A foundation for sustainable development”. Read summary points below. • Gender equality and women’s rights … Continue reading

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Kitty Werthmann her account of grewing up in Austria under Nazi regime

Kitty Werthmann who lives in Pierre, SD, USA, with her husband, Hubert E Werthmann, M.D.Lovely brings a lovely witnessing, which should be read as a warning by many. > What I am about to tell you is something you’ve probably … Continue reading

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Exceptionalism and Restricting Laws

Practice freedom only in the States Eric Cantor seems to believe he could not practice his religion anywhere else in the world as freely as he can in the United States. And he is not on his own, many Americans … Continue reading

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