Queen Elizabeth II might be the most powerful person in Britain, but she is also one of the most inspiring women in the world. The 94-year-old, is the UK’s longest-serving monarch and despite hardly ever discussing women’s rights, she has had a watershed impact on empowering women everywhere throughout her reign.
A beach memorial to Brazil’s coronavirus victims has been vandalised by a supporter of the country’s far-right president Jair Bolsonaro. Brazilians critical of their government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic dug 100 shallow graves marked with black crosses in the sand of Rio’s Copacabana beach on Thursday to symbolise the country’s lives lost to the disease.
A feature in Microsoft Office which will suggest edits that are politically correct has resurfaced. The feature changes words such as “manpower” to “workforce, staff, [or] personnel,” and “man” and “mankind” to “humanity, people, humankind,” Microsoft says. As well as gendered suggestions, Word also recommends changes for racial and ableist language.