With reports that Australia has returned more than 150 Tamils seeking asylum from Sri Lanka, back to the Sri Lanka, the spotlight on Australia’s ‘draconian measures’ (as the New York Times puts it) towards refugees has been in the national and global spotlight. And it hasn’t been ignored by the UNHCR — the United Nation’sContinue reading “Australia & Tamil refugees: what the media is saying”
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Advertising searching for gender equality
I came across this new United Nations Women advertising campaign on the TIME Magazine website today. Using genuine Google searches, it is strikingly clear in showing the attitudes held by too many towards women.