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Mi’kmaq Lobstermen in Nova Scotia Face Attacks by Fishermen

作者:admin 2020-10-21

Fishermen from the Sipekne’katik First Nation in Nova Scotia harvesting lobster in September, outside the normal season, which has led to escalating tensions with commercial fishermen.Credit...Ted Pritchard/ReutersBy Dan BilefskyOct. 20, 2020Updated 阅读全文

Coronavirus Survey Halted After Workers Faced Racial Slurs, Officials Say

作者:admin 2020-09-27

A health worker administering a coronavirus test in Minneapolis in May. Cases have risen to record levels in Minnesota recently.Credit...Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune, via Associated PressBy Bryan PietschSept. 25, 2020A coronavirus survey in Minnesota 阅读全文

China T.V. Show Praising Coronavirus Fight Sparks a Backlash from Women

作者:admin 2020-09-21

Nurses during a ceremony marking International Nurses Day at a hospital in Wuhan, China. More than 90 percent of the nurses deployed to Wuhan at the height of the coronavirus outbreak were women.Credit...Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesBy Vivian W 阅读全文

Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections

作者:admin 2020-08-19

A federal judge in New York found that the Trump administration’s rule appeared to be incompatible with a Supreme Court case establishing that employers cannot discriminate against transgender people in the workplace.Credit...Anna Moneymaker for The 阅读全文

Nadine Taub, Early Leader in Women’s Rights Law, Dies at 77

作者:admin 2020-08-13

Nadine Taub in about 1980. She litigated cases for rape victims, for women seeking access to abortion and for employees battling workplace discrimination and sexual harassment.Credit...via Olof WidlundBy Penelope GreenJuly 24, 2020In the early 1970s, 阅读全文