By Patrick McTague and Jessica Sutton. “The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must have the possibility of practising sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” Olympic Charter New Zealand’s very own Laurel Hubbard was… Read more
Reposted from French Embassy 2021 Generation Equality – Women’s Portraits Bonjour Jessica, could you please introduce yourself? Bonjour ! My name is Jessica Sutton, I am 24 years old, and I work in the justice sector. I recently graduated from law school at the top of my class, and in September I will begin my… Read more
By Jessica Sutton. Edited by Patrick McTague. Content warning: This article contains details of sexual violence and homicide which readers may find distressing. Valérie is the voice of all those who have been victims of violence, behind closed doors, who we know nothing about. Defence lawyer Nathalie Tomasini. In March 2016, Valérie Bacot reached breaking… Read more
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