Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 2)

Colorism in the Latinx Community! Ft. Lee Chin | Decoded | MTV

– Why would black people in Brazil get upset about a black woman winning a beauty contest? The answer ends with “ism” but probably not the one you think. (soft techno music) Today we’re talking about a mode of discrimination that predominantly impacts people of color and you might be surprised hearing this from me, […]

How modern families increase social inequality | The Economist

The family has always been a central building block of society But families have changed dramatically in the rich world… …over the past 50 years You may kiss your wonderful life partner and your wife… He knows he has a donor He knows that we’re both his parents He knows he doesn’t have a dad […]

The Ripple Effect of The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

This is a day of affirmation – a celebration of liberty. The first element of this individual liberty is the freedom of speech; the right to express and communicate ideas; Hand-in-hand with freedom of speech goes the power to be heard – to share in the decisions of government which shape men’s lives. Everything that […]

Hannah Wooller: Gender Equality and Diversity in Architecture (Displacers S1:E6)

I remember when there was no building and then there was a massive hole and then there was a building site and then there was a building and I remember, when the hoardings were up they had, like, peep holes through the hoardings or you could peep through and I remember looking through when the, […]

7.2 – case study 1 – race and ethnicity

As with other identity categories, race and ethnicity intersect with other identity markers and produce together a specific social location and related forms of oppressions, such as violence, invisiblilisation, silencing, and stereotyping. At a structural level, we can see a lack of access to resources, education, and professional roles as well as workplace discrimination. Through […]

Equal Opportunities Committee Inquiry – Removing Barriers: Race, Ethnicity and Employment.

What are the barriers to employment for people from ethnic minority communities in Scotland? This is the question the Scottish Parliament’s Equal Opportunities Committee has set itself – and it wants to hear your views and experiences on the subject. I managed to gain this placement from African Challenge. Through them I managed to gain […]

Vision of a free society

Economic systems are the ultimate engines that run society. These systems should express most basic values of society such as well being, mutual aid, individual autonomie, cooperation, free association and voluntary action. These economic systems should also help cultivate positive human attributes such as goodwill, creativity, critical thought, honesty, tolerance, altruism, equality and self-reliance. In […]

Why is equality important? | Anne Frank House

I was raised, just as all children with a migration background that you must do exceptionally well because if you don’t, you’ll be penalised exceptionally hard. Why are equal opportunities so important? About two years ago, I was looking for a graduate internship to finish my studies. I wrote 15 to 20 letters to various […]