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The journey toward the Equal Rights Amendment began decades ago, but activists say the finish line is in sight

Bills are being introduced in state capitals to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, an addition to the Constitution that would explicitly protect women’s rights and prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, according to proponents. It was introduced to Congress in 1923, but the crusade didn’t gain real traction until the women’s movement took hold… Read More »

Know your consumer rights if you received a faulty Christmas gift

New data released today reveals people are increasingly contacting the ACCC about issues with faulty products and services. This is an increase of more than 17 per cent compared to 2017. People commonly contacted the ACCC about issues with faulty cars, electronics, whitegoods, and clothing. “This is one of the busiest shopping periods of the… Read More »