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Racism in Australia: How Much and Who?

Immigration Trends:

Between 1975 and 2005, 42% of Australia’s population growth was because of immigration.[1]

In 2012, 60% of Australia’s population growth was because of immigration. 1,033 more words



Hate crimes in the UK have increased by 29% in the past year according to the Home Office. But how many are happening off the radar?  567 more words


Canada to formally apologize to LGBTQ people for decades of discrimination

(Source: www.vox.com)

Canada has a message for LGBTQ people: sorry.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced over the weekend that on November 28, the government will issue a formal apology to LGBTQ Canadians. 315 more words


...continuing from yesterday as campaigners condemn 'ludicrous' hijab questioning...

Muslim campaigners have condemned “discriminatory” plans for school inspectors to question girls who wear hijab in primary school.

Yersterdays post explained that the Head of Ofsted Amanda Spielman would be asking why they (the children) wear the headscarf, which “could be interpreted as sexualisation of young girls”. 644 more words

"How an obscure rule change could make discrimination great again"


“Donald Trump’s administration is trying to roll back decades of progress in enforcing civil rights to make it easier for insurance companies to discriminate against minority home buyers. 17 more words


North Korean women suffer discrimination, rape, malnutrition: U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – North Korean women are deprived of education and job opportunities and are often subjected to violence at home and sexual assault in the workplace, a United Nations human rights panel said on Monday.