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Mexican heritage textbook for Texas schools full of 'offensive stereotypes'

Ruben Cortez and a committee found Mexican American studies textbook for use in public schools has 141 errors of fact, interpretation and omission<p>Along with other Hispanic education advocates, Ruben Cortez was pleased to discover that Texas might approve a Mexican American studies textbook for use …

Fighting Stereotypes, This Girl Drives an E-Rickshaw to Support Her Family and Pay for College

A bright blue e-rickshaw, running on the streets of Katwa, Bengal, has everybody's attention these days. The rickshaw holds within itself, a rare …

Aboriginal students in Wilcannia work to break down stereotypes through music video

Indigenous youth from Wilcannia are hoping to challenge preconceptions about their town through a hip-hop music video.<p>Local organisations in the far …

Chelsea Clinton: break ‘historic stereotypes’

Chelsea Clinton encourages teachers to provide a ‘mutually supportive environment’ for both young boys and girls in order to ensure girls aim for …

Single-sex schools offer no advantages and feed stereotypes, psychologists told

Prof Diane Halpern tells Australian Psychological Society that separating boys and girls at school could foster sexism<p>There are no advantages to single-sex schools, which may foster gender stereotyping and sexism “in a world that’s far more diverse than ever before”, a US psychology professor has …

Over the ten years since I came out of the closet (and for a few years before then), I think I’ve heard pretty much every lesbian stereotype out there. Between the crazy idea that we all play softball (well, I did for exactly one season – wasn’t for me), the audacious notion that we all […]

Over the ten years since I came out of the closet (and for a few years before then), I think I’ve heard pretty much every lesbian stereotype out …

12 Times Amy Schumer Got Real About Body Image, Beauty Standards, and Unfair Stereotypes

Her quotes will inspire you—and make you laugh.<p>There’s no denying that Amy Schumer is a girl boss—and a powerful and unapologetic one, at that. The</i> …

NASCAR accused of racial discrimination in $500M lawsuit

A Georgia man has filed a $500 million race discrimination lawsuit against NASCAR and its race teams, claiming his attempts to make NASCAR more …

Judge Rules Banning Dreadlocks In The Workplace Is Not Discrimination

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a lawsuit against a company that refused to hire a woman because she wouldn't cut her dreadlocks.<p>A …

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Perspectives on migrants distorted by politics of prejudice

Global migration is experiencing turbulent times.<p>There are 120 million immigrants living in OECD countries; Australia has one of the highest …

Thanks to Discrimination, Wage Gap Widens for Black Workers

Black men and women continue to earn significantly less than their white counterparts and it’s largely due to job market discrimination, a new …