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It is still legal to fire someone for being gay in 32 states. The Equality Act would end employee discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
"With the filing of these two suits, EEOC is continuing to solidify its commitment to ensuring that individuals are not discriminated against in workplaces because of their sexual orientation."
The bus transportation company will pay at least $300,000 to passengers it discriminated against and addresses ADA violations.
The bill's sponsor said it could even protect the rights of the KKK.
Incoming Gov. John Bel Edwards plans to issue an order protecting LGBT state workers and government contractors from discrimination in the workplace.
Student's attorney says the investigative report is "nothing more than a whitewash."
Oklahoma in a pattern of behavior
A study conducted by Rutgers and Syracuse universities uncovered proof of employer discrimination against people with disabilities.
Black teens detained by D.C. cops for looking “suspicious” ignites community’s fight against mayor’s plan for warrantless searches.
Once again, cell phone video makes it impossible to sweep under the rug.
Excessive use of force includes an officer involved in Sandra Bland’s arrest.
A California mother finds a "racist" figurine of a former slave when assembling toy set.
A North Carolina TV news anchor sparks national debate with Facebook posting on natural hair.
In a mind-boggling interview, Caitlyn Jenner competes with Trump for the ability to win the prize for compound insults.
CEO of video game developing company says controversial game is a teaching tool.
The practices in question affected a small fraction of job applicants and ceased several years ago.
More Republicans believe speech disorders, learning disabilities and cancer aren’t disabilities either.
Democratic presidential candidate and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is calling for a constitutional amendment to end that.
Democrats in Congress seeking to extend civil rights protections.
Group claims city’s affordable housing policy keeps white neighborhoods white and Black neighborhoods Black.
Plus two years of federal monitoring
Those affected by unfair housing practices can still sue without proof that discrimination was intentional.