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KIP/AUB call for abstracts and proposals focusing on Discrimination and sexual harrassment

to all who might interested, kindly find below the KIP /AUB call for proposals and abstracts related to discrimination and sexual harassment.

You can propose before October 30 2016: In one of the following categories: 430 more words

Discrimination

Court rules that black men may have legitimate reason to run from police

This week alone at least three new names were added to the already too long list of black boys and men killed by law enforcement. … 141 more words

Rights

Minister ‘misled peers’ over EHRC’s request to run equality helpline | DisabledGo News and Blog

A minister is facing accusations that she misled the House of Lords over the government’s “devastating” decision to allow a security firm with “an appalling… 16 more words

Government

Premier League clubs ‘will break access pledge’ despite billion pound transfer spree | DisabledGo News and Blog

Football’s Premier League will break a pledge that all of its stadiums would be accessible to disabled football fans by next August, despite its clubs spending more than a billion pounds on player transfers this summer. 139 more words

Disability

The price of connection: ‘surveillance capitalism’

The problem is not so much someone reading my emails, but the collection of metadata. In any case, if the mere existence of such power contradicts liberty, why were we not already offended by the commercial power to collect data on which powerful nation-states were merely piggy-backing?  87 more words

Innovation

Challenges of the Disabled: Problems They Face

Even with the passage of many disability rights laws in recent years, the problems and challenges of the disabled are staggering!

Source: Challenges of the Disabled: Problems They Face

Disability

'Blackout drunk is not rape': What alleged victim was told by prosecutors after 'attack by university football player' - Mirror Online

This is outrageous and shows North Carolina do not respect women. In committing to a sexual act all parties need to consent before  and during the action, by being blackout drunk there was no capacity to provide consent either before or during the action.   67 more words

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