Podrights ep. 15 2013. Your Rights at Retirement

Monday 12 August 2013
On 30 July, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Susan Ryan, released the Commission’s new, free, manual, Your Rights at Retirement. This manual aims to be a one-stop-shop for people who have retired, or are considering retirement, to help them navigate...

Podrights ep. 14 2013. Racism. It Stops With Me

Monday 22 July 2013
In most countries around the world, at some time or another, racism rears its ugly head in society. In Australia, we have recently seen it splash across our news in the form of racist rants on public transport captured on mobile phones, racist...

Podrights ep. 13 2013. Age stereotyping research

Monday 8 July 2013
Recently, the Commission released specially commissioned research by Urbis that provides evidence of the negative stereotypes about older people that so many people in Australia hold as beliefs, subscribe to in workplaces and are exposed to in our...

Podrights ep. 12 2013. Disability and the internet

Monday 24 June 2013
It is often a surprise to people that people with disability go online like practically everyone else. In fact, the online world can be a great asset to people with disability, particularly in its proven strengths in decreasing social isolation and...

Podrights ep. 11 2013. LGBTI rights

Tuesday 11 June 2013
The Commission has had a strong history in addressing discrimination against people who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex (LGBTI). In 2007, we released the Same Sex Same Entitlements report which lead to the removal of...

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