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High Court agrees to hear first ever legal challenge to new 'faith' schools because of religious discrimination, Government applies to intervene against BHA
'The High Court has approved an application for judicial review of a decision to open two state-funded highly selective Catholic schools in the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames'
schools  education  government  money  bias  religion  interesting 
october 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
BBC News - Turkey: Kurd with lemon accused of supporting terror
'A Turkish prosecutor has demanded that a Kurdish man who is deaf, illiterate and unable to speak be jailed for 25 years for supporting terrorism.'
via-#maelfroth  posttofacebook  if-life-gives-you-lemons-that-may-result-in-a-jail-sentence  injustice  Turkey  bias  crime  law  terrorism  WTF 
june 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
Cameron-bashing shows 'the Tory press' ain't what it used to be | Roy Greenslade | Media | guardian.co.uk
'The Mail, Telegraph and Sun's recent hostility to Cameron and George Osborne shows a new detachment from the Tory party'
Westminster  politics  media  bias  Conservatives  journalism  interesting 
march 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
Supermarket magazines - fuck you gender binary
'Men's lifestyle' versus 'Women's home interest' — rather sexist division of magazines
posttofacebook  culture  image  people-suck  discrimination  bias  gender  sexism  interesting 
february 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
Ministers 'misled MPs over need for nuclear power stations'
Cross-party report says government misrepresented findings on future electricity demand, and ignored case against nuclear
bias  UK  Westminster  politics  technology  energy  nuclear-power  interesting 
february 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
Presbyterian minister and Sinn Féin make history - but newspapers ignore it | Media | guardian.co.uk
'Whatever opinion people hold of Latimer's 20-minute speech at a Sinn Féin conference, it has to be seen as a landmark moment in the bridge-building exercise between Catholics and Protestants.'
interesting  important  news  journalism  bias  culture 
september 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
‪YouTube Video: How The Media Plays With Muslims' Emotions‬‏
Australian TV station shows a shot of an angry Muslim shouting at the camera… without showing all the harrasing and provocation from the cameramen beforehand.
terrorism  racism  religion  media  bias  people-suck 
july 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink

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