10, 50 and 100 years ago in France – December 2019

What happened in December 10, 50, and 100 years ago? Uneven battle of sexes, death penalty ends and beauty remains

DECEMBER, 2009: Uneven battle of sexes

The government was ready to implement a law to force companies into hiring more women into senior positions.

The law, eventually passed in 2011, pushed firms with more than 500 staff and a turnover of at least €50 million towards equality by introducing a 40% quota ...

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