All posts tagged with: stereotype

Is Anti-Discrimination law going far enough in UK?

Posted October 30, 2013 no picture BreedCompassion

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Member since September 2, 2013
  • 5 Posts

So I’ve been doing a lot of reading around discrimination and prejudice in civil law at the minute and I have to say I feel very proud to be Scottish reading how well equipped it is. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the legislation the Equality Act 2010 is the main piece of anti-discrimination legislation in the workforce. Within the act are a number of ‘protected characteristics’ that are protected by the act from prejudiced behaviour. These include age, disabilit...


Early Marriage: A Negative Stereotype

Posted November 17, 2013 no picture Achmad

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Member since October 9, 2013
  • 35 Posts

One of the biggest problems faced by some women is early marriage. The consideration sometimes tends to correspond to their parents. Their parents want to command their daughters to attain the highest carrier and well rounded education before getting married. However, early aged-women feel a dilemma as they want to decide what the best way is whether to marry or choose other options. Perhaps, some negative stereotypes occur when young women who are aged less than 21 years old m...


On Being an Ambitious Woman

Posted December 28, 2013 Avatar Carrisa Tehputri

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Member since August 13, 2012
  • 8 Posts
  • Age 18

Rumor has it that people around me have been talking about the fact that I am, (from their perspective) ambitious- looking. I participated in plenty of competitions and achievements a lot, and I cannot live more than 2 months without actively participating in an event or competition. As an ignorant person, I do not want to really stress over the fact that they are calling me ambitious or that they are talking about me behind my back, because, hey, it is obviously beneficial for me....