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West Des Moines Police Chief, City Named Defendants in Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — The city of West Des Moines and its Police Chief are facing a sexual discrimination lawsuit.

The lawsuit, which was filed Monday, claims Chief Shaun LaDue discriminated against female employees that worked for the police department and despite their complaints to HR and the city manager, the city did not investigate them properly or offer solutions. 115 more words

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That F*%£ing F Word!!!

FEMINISM

So there’s that f*#%ing F Word debate again. Here’s my considered stance.

I know it sort of alienates some people. I know it can be emotive. 420 more words

Brianne J. Gorod: Is John Roberts Drifting Left?

New Republic — This has been a week of surprises from Chief Justice John Roberts. Wednesday he joined the Court’s more liberal members in a 5-4 decision in a significant First Amendment case. 131 more words

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Audit Says State-Owned Universities Need To Better Track Crime, Sex Bias

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania’s system of 14 state-owned universities should do a better job of tracking crimes and sex discrimination, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Monday as he released a performance audit of the agency. 342 more words

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Having a baby cost me £1m a year in bonuses, says banker

An executive director Goldman Sacks has brought a case against her ex-employees, Goldman Sachs, claiming she lost millions of pounds of pay after announcing her first pregnancy in 2012. 197 more words

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'We realized this wasn't a passing thing': parents of transgender child

Charlie was just three years old, sitting in the tub at bath time, when he looked up at his mom and asked: “Will my penis ever disappear? 1,905 more words

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Artemisia - A Painting Speaks a Thousand Words

Who do I first think of when I think of female painters? I think of Artemisia Gentileschi. Artemisia was born on July 8th 1592.  She was the only daughter, and first-born, of the famous Classical Roman Painter Orazio Gentileschi. 1,503 more words

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