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- Level playing field for out-of-wedlock
- By Raymond Hainey, GazetteNET News, 12 February
2000. MPs yesterday backed a new law aimed at giving
children born outside marriage with just one Bermudian
parent a chance to live and work on the Island.
- Marchers for women's rights
- By Patrick Burgess, GazetteNET News, 13 March
2000. Women and men may join a march about Hamilton today
to show support for eliminating poverty and ending
discrimination and violence towards women. Sponsored by
the large white collar union, the Bermuda Public Services
Association, it is being held in conjunction with marches
around the world for International Women's Day.
- Black on black violence
- By Matthew Taylor, GazetteNET News, 13 March
2000. Dr. Eva Hodgson, a leading activist on black
conflicts, speaking at a meeting on the subject, said
conflict amongst whites didn't seem to reach the
levels afflicting the black community. She added:
often we treat each other worse than the way white people
do who are expressing racism.