Sky – “100 women: Join our gender equality debate audience”

Sky is hosting a special live programme to discuss equality, fair pay and feminism – and you can be involved. On the eve of International Woman’s Day and 100 years since some women were first given the vote, Sky News … Read More

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Researcher Joins Initiative For Diversity In Parliament

University of Leicester researcher Yewande Okuleye will be shadowing Liberal Democrat Tom Brake MP as part of ‘Operation Black Vote’ MP Shadowing Scheme. A UNIVERSITY of Leicester researcher will be taking part in the ‘Operation Black Vote’ MP shadowing scheme, … Read More

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Invisibility of disabled people in the media

Is Frances Ryan’s article (Diversity is in Vogue, but not for Women with disabilities, 8 January) a call to arms addressed to directors of communications, or is it symptomatic of a wider problem to do with disability? In 1995 the … Read More

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Why Science Needs More Diversity

Without broad participation, science will lose its economic power and legitimacy. America’s science community can breathe a sigh of relief: The provisions to tax graduate student tuition and eliminate the student loan interest deduction have been removed from the final … Read More

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Gender equality should be at the heart of all policy

When people think of gender equality, they probably don’t immediately think of snow. But the small Swedish city of Karlskoga did just that, when, five years ago, the city reviewed the way it cleared its streets. Officials realised that clearing … Read More

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Meet the entrepreneur tackling TV diversity

Josh Wilson saw few BAME faces in television production, so he decided to do something about it. The UK television industry isn’t exactly well known for its diversity. Earlier this year, Ofcom found that minorities are ‘underrepresented’: the five main UK … Read More

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”We should follow Church’s cue on transgender inclusion”

The Church of England’s new guidelines on gender diversity should be embraced by the Jewish community. ”As a proud parent of a trans, gender-queer adult, I strongly believe the Church of England has done a brave and excellent thing this … Read More

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