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Discrimination

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  • Lawsuit by 3 Newport firefighters alleges age discrimination

    Three high-ranking Newport Beach firefighters sued the city this month, alleging that their superiors tried to force them out of the department because of their age.
  • Civil-rights fight persists for mentally ill: My Word

    Civil-rights fight persists for mentally ill: My Word
    Deadly encounters with police have ignited a fierce debate over the future of civil rights in America. Intense focus on the rights of citizenship, including the right to be free of discrimination, cannot exclude the largest segregated group in the...

    Feds: Chicago school targeted pregnant teachers for firing

    Feds: Chicago school targeted pregnant teachers for firing
    The federal government has sued the Chicago Board of Education, alleging the district discriminated against pregnant teachers at a Northwest Side elementary school by targeting them for termination. The lawsuit alleges that the principal of Scammon...

    Feds: Pregnant teachers at Chicago school rated poorly, targeted for firing

    Feds: Pregnant teachers at Chicago school rated poorly, targeted for firing
    Pregnant teachers at a Northwest Side elementary school received lowered performance ratings and were targeted for firing by their principal, according to a lawsuit the U.S. government filed Tuesday against the Chicago Board of Education and Chicago...

    Religious beliefs can't excuse discrimination

    Religious beliefs can't excuse discrimination
    A recent suggestion that some people should be exempt from serving gays because of their religious beliefs is nonsense. If you are licensed to provide a service or employed by the government to do so, you are required to perform that service without...