Cate Needleman

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Apple pulls New York Times app from its China store – acting on Beijing’s orders

Apple has removed the New York Times app from its digital store in China, acting on what it says were orders from the Chinese government.<p>The news …

China

What if nature was given the same rights and protections that humans (and corporations) have?

An anthropologist argues for new ways to value sacred landscapes.<p>In recent years, the US Supreme Court has solidified the concept of corporate …

Rockettes Boss Asks Dancers to Be ‘Tolerant of Intolerance’

When an adviser to Donald Trump announced that the Rockettes, who are best known for their Radio City Music Hall <i>Christmas Spectacular</i>, would perform …

Judge: Doctors Have “Religious Freedom” to Refuse to Treat Trans Patients, Women Who’ve Had Abortions

In the waning hours of 2016, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor unleashed a bizarre ruling that fundamentally alters the balance between medical …

Kurdish group launches pro-LGBT human rights campaign

The Rasan Organization painted murals with messages in support of LGBT and women’s rights throughout the city of Sulaymaniyah in the semi-autonomous …

We’re for Sydney | Daily Telegraph

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Activists are using drones to rain flash drives full of TV shows on North Korea

A North Korean activist who escaped the country in 2004 has admitted for the first time that his organization is using drones to covertly enter the …

Human Rights

These Blind Spots Prevent Gender Equality In The Workplace

A new survey reveals a crucial gap in men’s and women’s perceptions of gender equality in their own workplaces.<p>Here’s what we know: Our workplaces have a long way to go to achieve gender parity in everything from leadership positions to pay, despite the fact that women and men are nearly equally …

This Social Justice Icon Is Now a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee

If you aren't familiar with Joan Baez's work and legacy, now is the perfect time to get acquainted. The folk music singer and social justice icon was …

The China Post

LATEST ARTICLES<p>September 10, 2018<p>BALTIMORE (AP) — The manner in which Baltimore manhandled Buffalo in the season opener seemingly validates the …

Breaking! Animal Equality films farm workers beating newborn calves and cows on a dairy farm in Somerset, England.

Hidden cameras set up this month by Animal Equality investigators captured shocking scenes of animal abuse on a family-run dairy farm in Somerset, …

Forestry

Inequality and Skin in the Game

<i>The Static and the Dynamic — How to go bankrupt and be loved by the many –Piketty’s equals</i><p>Inequality vs Inequality<p>There is inequality and …

Income Inequality

A schooling in hate

Is shouting anti-Semitic insults while throwing a cup of beer a hate crime? What about posting white supremacist fliers, or mailing a postcard with …

Harvard Law School

Racism is rife in the LGBT community. Gay people cannot call for equality while discriminating against others

Earlier this week, Jeremy Joseph, owner of the legendary LGBT nightclub G-A-Y, posted a comment on Facebook which surprised me for two reasons – the …

Income Inequality Is Off the Charts. Can Local Policies Make a Difference?

The income gap between the classes is growing at a startling pace in the United States. In 1980, the top 1 percent earned on average 27 times more …

Study: Gender inequality increases gender gap in sustained attention control

Places with less gender equality tend to have a larger gender gap when it comes to attentional control, according to research published in PLoS One. …

‘We Gon’ Be Alright’ is author Jeff Chang’s plea for racial justice

var _ndnq = _ndnq || []; _ndnq.push([’embed’]);<p>The most poignant aspect of Jeff Chang’s collection of essays, “We Gon’ Be Alright” (Picador, $16, 168 …

Justice

Why More Convicts Are Studying Criminology

Ryan K. Ramnarace got out of a Wisconsin prison last fall after serving 14 years for a cocaine conspiracy charge. Upon his release, he immediately …

Criminology