Middle-aged perform most unpaid welfare work - Minor gender disparities
One in six people regularly provide unpaid care to elderly, sick or disabled persons.The percentage performing unpaid welfare work is approximately the same for men and women. Nevertheless, there are some differences in the type of help given.
Controversy after Norwegian court fines hairdresser for denying service to Muslim woman
A discrimination case in a Norwegian court has sparked renewed debate over Islam’s place in Western society, after a Muslim convert wins her case against a hairdresser who refused to serve her for wearing a hijab.