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  1. Gender inequality unacceptable in a genuine international city

    Posted May 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am writing to express my views on gender inequality in Hong Kong and to suggest ways to help achieve equality. Compared with cities on the mainland, the problem may seem negligible ... and sometimes beating them. If Hong Kong is truly a civilised and international city, gender inequality should be unacceptable. To turn the situation round, all of us have to put in some effort. ...

  2. Men face equality problems, too

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thanks to growing awareness and efforts in fighting gender inequality, Hong Kong women seem to face fewer problems at work and home today than they used to. But whether the same can ... a good basis to formulate gender-sensitive policies and strengthen public education. Apart from introducing paternity leave, social services for men- such as male specialist clinics and sheltered ...

  3. A battle of wits

    Posted Oct 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... minds,' she said. 'Words are different from reality. An obvious example of gender inequality that cannot be resolved through administrative means is the village house scheme. Only males have ... enough to ensure gender equality'. Sam Yuk was the affirmative and Notre Dame took the negative stance. The debate took place on Tuesday at Notre Dame College. The adjudicators were Jeff ...

  4. Empty minds, sexist advertising

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... to these adverts might have a long-term negative impact on their self-esteem and motivation. While women have to work and are still expected to be fully responsible for domestic duties, the inequality gap ... gimmicks with sexist overtones to promote sales rather than focusing on the actual properties of the product. These gimmicks enforce gender stereotypes and portray women in a demeaning manner. When ...

  5. Are humans born equal?

    Posted Feb 07th 2007, 12:00am by Benjamin Siu, Jocelyn Heng

    ... Everyone enjoys the same rights in court, and bears the same legal responsibility, regardless of gender, race, profession or social status. However, humans are not equal when it comes to social ... this could be seen as inequality. Everyone does things differently. But fortunately, the most important aspect of equality is equality before the law. In this sense, we are all equal and have ...



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