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2015/04/23 08:23
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A STUDY revealing up to one in four Australians older than 50 have experienced age discrimination at work in the past two years should be a "wake-up call" for the entire community. The Australian...
2015/04/23 08:23
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2015/04/22 22:55
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Discrimination against older people is widespread in Australian workplaces, with a national survey revealing more than a quarter of people over 50 have experienced age bias over the past two...
2015/04/17 06:26
2015/04/17 06:26
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Muslim couple subjected to racist rant on Sydney train want their abuser to be charged A Muslim couple who were racially abused by a woman on a Sydney train say they want their abuser...
2015/04/16 23:37
2015/04/16 23:37
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During a Senate hearing on changes to Australia’s Migration Act, Stephen Charles QC said that an extension to the power of guards in detention centres would allow officers to use “reasonable force...
2015/04/16 22:26
2015/04/16 22:26
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Muslim couple subjected to racist rant on Sydney train urged to come forward A Muslim couple shown in video footage being subjected to racial abuse on a Sydney train have been urged to come forward...
2015/04/16 06:26
2015/04/16 06:26
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Racist rant on Sydney train caught on video, passenger defends Muslim woman from tirade A video that captures the moments a Muslim woman was the subject of a racist verbal attack on a Sydney train...
2015/04/16 00:21
2015/04/16 00:21
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As almost half the workers over age 55 struggle with job search exclusion and many face forced early retirement, the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) has welcomed an inquiry by...
2015/04/15 17:13
2015/04/15 17:13
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The "ugly parent" is popping up all too often at sporting matches across the Illawarra, according to a 10-year-old who reckons adults should know better. The "ugly parent" is popping up all too often...
2015/04/14 15:55
2015/04/14 15:55
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Australia must overcome the "deep cultural prejudice" against older people to avoid consigning senior Australians to decades of unemployment, Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner Susan Ryan...
2015/04/07 08:03
2015/04/07 08:03
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More than two dozen people who worked at the camp in the Pacific island nation of Nauru said in an open letter published by the Australian Broadcasting Corp. that the government knew of a string of...
2015/04/05 21:57
2015/04/05 21:57
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OPINION: Last week Autism Awareness Day was celebrated. On the same day, however, a cage-like structure was discovered in a Canberra school, apparently built to "accommodate" an autistic student. It...
2015/04/05 09:41
2015/04/05 09:41
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Former Disability Discrimination Commissioner Graeme Innes has called for a broad inquiry into the treatment of children with disabilities in the nation's schools, following revelations an autistic...
2015/04/03 00:17
2015/04/03 00:17
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REPORTS a cage was used for an autistic child at a Canberra school are deeply disturbing, opposition education spokeswoman Kate Ellis says. THE principal at the school has been suspended after the...
2015/04/01 23:12
2015/04/01 23:12
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Thirteen years ago I signed a petition headed "Concerned Ballarat citizens protest against asylum policy". It was published in The Courier on March 16, 2002. One demand was "in the meantime immediate...
2015/03/29 09:34
2015/03/29 09:34
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Georgie Harman, CEO of beyondblue, writes: beyondblue recently released findings of an independent evaluation of the Stop. Think. Respect. ‘Invisible Discriminator’ campaign, which showed increased...
2015/04/23 08:23
2015/04/23 08:23
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