Starbucks executives sued over diversity policy

FILE PHOTO: A Starbucks coffee shop is seen in downtown Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 29, 2022. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 31 (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) executives and directors have been sued by a conservative think tank that believes the coffee chain’s efforts to promote diversity … Read more

NPC: University of Sydney Vice Chancellor Mark Scott talks about Chinese students

University of Sydney Vice Chancellor Mark Scott says Australian universities should “consider the risk” of China stopping sending students. Despite the uneasy relationship between Beijing and Canberra, Chinese students remain the largest group of foreign students in Australia, making education one of the country’s biggest exports. The international education sector was worth $37.5 billion in … Read more

The late Senator and women’s rights champion Susan Ryan is honored with a public statue in Canberra

Susan Ryan, who paved the way for women in politics, will be honored with an artwork commissioned by the ACT government. Most important points: Susan Ryan was the first female Labor Secretary and the first Commissioner on Age Discrimination She also oversaw the enactment of the Age Discrimination Act The ACT government has commissioned a … Read more

How to improve your balance

Photo: Jacob Lund (Shutterstock) One of the simplest balance to test is to see how long you can stand on one leg. Elderly who do not get beyond the 10-second point are more likely to die in the next 10 years, according to research reported in the New York Times. But are you doomed if … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Smart Change: Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Smart Change: Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more

3 times debt can be a useful tool | Smart Change: Personal Finance

Sara Rathner In some corners of the personal financial advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — especially those with high interest rates — can keep you in a money-debt cycle for years. Still, there are times when taking on debt serves … Read more