Serena Williams said yesterday that female players “love Andy Murray” for his efforts to ensure women’s tennis is treated on equal terms with the men’s game.
The 23-time grand slam winner said the men’s world number one was hugely popular among players on...
Saturday 15th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
A GAY man won a landmark pensions battle at Britain’s highest court yesterday granting his husband the same pension rights as a heterosexual partner in the event of his death.
John Walker, 66, said he was “thrilled” after Supreme Court justices ruled unanimously in...
Thursday 13th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
The fact that there are more black men and women in senior positions does not mean that our fight is over, writes ROGER McKENZIE
Friday 7th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
CHILD trafficking into Scotland has risen threefold since 2011, according to new figures yesterday.
Nine children were trafficked into Scotland in 2011, this rose to 32 in 2015 with 20 new cases already reported to the Scottish Guardianship Service (SGS) this year.
Sunday 25th Sep 2016
THERESA MAY should wear flat shoes at Prime Minister’s Questions to take a stand against workplace sexism, TUC Congress heard yesterday.
Trade unionists called for a crackdown on bosses who force women workers to wear high heels.
The debate followed the high-profile case...
Wednesday 14th Sep 2016
by Diana Holland
Wednesday 9th Mar 2016
Susan Aitouaziz recalls the momentous strikes of working-class women which led to the establishment of International Women’s Day
Thursday 3rd Mar 2016
Blurring the line between the objective reality of biological sex and ‘gender identity’ acts to reinforce politically conservative ideas under the guise of socially progressive modernisation, writes MIRANDA YARDLEY
Tuesday 1st Mar 2016
GENDER equality should be reinstated in A-Level syllabuses, two Labour MPs told Tory Education Secretary Nicky Morgan in a letter yesterday.
Ms Morgan, who is also Minister for Women and Equalities, was urged by shadow education secretary Lucy Powell and shadow minister for women and...
Saturday 21st Nov 2015
But claim South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer is still ‘racist’
Friday 14th Aug 2015
posted by Kadeem Simmonds in Sport