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Australian company Optus apologises for ‘Anglo-Saxon’ job ad

An Australian telecommunications company has apologised for posting a job advert that stated a preference for “Anglo-Saxon” candidates. Optus, the nation’s second-biggest provider, had included the description in a posting about a vacant position in a Sydney store. The advert was shared on social media, where it was criticised as …

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Entrepreneurs tackling racial inequality

Being a black woman in an architecture studio in a posh neighbourhood in Sao Paulo was not always easy for Michelle Fernandes. The former administrative assistant got on with her colleagues and bosses, and was always treated with respect. But she often felt discouraged in her environment, being the only …

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Entrepreneurs tackling racial inequality

Being a black woman in an architecture studio in a posh neighbourhood in Sao Paulo was not always easy for Michelle Fernandes. The former administrative assistant got on with her colleagues and bosses, and was always treated with respect. But she often felt discouraged in her environment, being the only …

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