Can children manage their own online presence?  Cyber bullying and the effects.

Can children manage their own online presence? Cyber bullying and the effects.

Society today has seen a huge shift in chosen modes of communication. People live their lives behind the safety of a computer screen, adopting any character they wish. Social media has diminished the art of conversation and expression, monopolising young children’s time to ensure that they are up to date with the latest ‘gossip’ on … Continue reading

Is the EU’s attempts to create a law enforcing a quota of 40% of women on corporate boards a good example of positive discrimination?

Is the EU’s attempts to create a law enforcing a quota of 40% of women on corporate boards a good example of positive discrimination?

For those of you who are unaware of the current proposals, the European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding, is proposing a law that will enforce quotas of 40% for the representation of women on European corporate boards by 2020. Many would agree that this is a positive step forward in the fight to get more … Continue reading