Sep 28, 2016

Women a minority among top earners, researchers say

Women account for a fraction of the richest people in eight of the world’s wealthiest countries and the gender gap gets wider the higher the income bracket, a study by the London School of Economics showed on Tuesday. Using tax data from Spain, Denmark, ...

Disney pulls Polynesian costume following criticism

Sep 22, 2016

Disney pulls Polynesian costume following criticism

Disney said Wednesday it would no longer sell a boy’s costume for a Polynesian character that some Pacific Islanders have compared to blackface. The getup depicts Maui — a revered figure in Polynesian oral traditions and viewed by some Pacific Islanders as an ancestor ...