Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
Protecting Employees Who Use Medical MarijuanaThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit against a Rhode Island employer who refuses to hire users of medical marijuana.
Report: There's One Local City Where Women Out-earn MenTo compile its list, NerdWallet.com says it used data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey in 2005 and 2013.
New MLK Day Poll Reveals Most Americans Do Not Feel Race Relations Have Improved Since Pres. Obama Took OfficeWhile a new Al Jazeera America/Monmouth University Poll finds almost all Americans agree racial discrimination is a problem in the U.S., they’re divided by race on whether or not social integration is a way to fix the problem.
Sen. Farnese Calls For Provision To Hate Crimes Law Following Attack On Gay Couple In PhiladelphiaFarnese insisted something must be done to increase the penalty for criminals who target specific classes of victims.
Pa. Senator Seeking Wider Hate Crime Law Says He's GayA Pennsylvania state lawmaker made it public that he's gay while at a news conference with other Democrats to urge passage of legislation to outlaw discrimination based on someone's sexual orientation or gender identity.
Hiring Test May Be DiscriminatoryIs an employment test, applied equally to everyone, against the law just because one group fails much more than another?
Many Bathhouses Receiving Upgrades To Attract More CustomersWith more acceptance of same sex relationships, the need for bathouses seems to be declining.
Equality PA Launches 6-Week Tour In Support Of Anti-Discrimination BillEquality Pennsylvania has launched a six-week tour across the state to drum up support for House and Senate Bill 300, which would provide statewide discrimination protection for gays, lesbians and trangendered people in Pennsylvania.
When It Comes To Jobs, Apparently Only The Narcissistic And Non-religious Need ApplyTwo recent studies are helping to shed light on the job interview process, and the findings aren’t very encouraging for some.
Business May Be Held Responsible For Prejudice Of Its CustomersCan a business be held responsible for the racism of its patrons?
Asian-American Group Claims Discrimination At Voting PollsA group of Asian-Americans filed a complaint this week against the city with the Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations, claiming they've suffered discrimination at the polls.
Government: Insurance Companies Offering Coverage For Spouses Must Extend It To Same-sex Married CouplesThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced that insurance companies offering coverage to married heterosexual couples will soon be obligated to offer it to married same-sex couples.
Better Looking Means Better PayYou can't actually hire, fire, or pay someone based on how attractive they are right? Wrong.