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Discrimination

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  • No cover for discrimination

    The Republican Party, according to Jennifer Steinhauer of The New York Times, is "in the middle of an argument with itself. Efforts to discriminate against gay couples have laid bare and intensified longtime divisions in the party between social...
  • Marco Rubio on LGBTQ Civil Rights

    Marco Rubio on LGBTQ Civil Rights
    Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio is officially in the 2016 race for the GOP presidential nomination. That most certainly means he has a campaign book on the market.   My copy of Rubio’s American Dreams: Restoring Economic Opportunity for...
  • Jindal: Firms opposed to religious objections bill are in 'unholy alliance' with liberals

    Jindal: Firms opposed to religious objections bill are in 'unholy alliance' with liberals
    Gov. Bobby Jindal said Thursday that businesses opposed to religious objections laws are entering an "unholy alliance" with the same liberal elites who support more taxes, regulation and "demonize" profit-making. In a meeting with reporters, the...
  • Darden fights EEOC age discrimination suit

    Darden fights EEOC age discrimination suit
    Darden Restaurants is continuing to battle the EEOC in a federal lawsuit filed in February where the government alleges age discrimination in hiring at Seasons 52 restaurants. In a March filing in the case, Darden asked a judge to throw out the lawsuit,...
  • Watchdog groups: Northwestern must do more to combat anti-Semitic graffiti

    Watchdog groups: Northwestern must do more to combat anti-Semitic graffiti
    Twenty-three anti-Semitism watchdog groups from across the country have signed a letter to the president of Northwestern University expressing their concerns for Jewish students on campus after anti-Semitic graffiti was discovered on campus last week....
  • Chesapeake High teacher alleges discrimination in civil rights complaint

    Chesapeake High teacher alleges discrimination in civil rights complaint
    Salifou Keita first thought it was just a series of misunderstandings. The teacher at Chesapeake High School began working in 2012 in the Chesapeake Regional Program, a program for students with special needs. He eventually taught French classes, too....
  • Speak Out caller: Be alert for scammers who come to your door

    Scam alert: Last week, I got a call from a woman who said she was from Publisher's Clearing House's Winning Circle. She said I won a Mercedes. She knew my name, my telephone number and all kinds of things about me. She said all I had to do was pay for the...
  • Third-generation survivor takes helm of NEXT GENERATIONS

    Third-generation survivor takes helm of NEXT GENERATIONS
    A historic moment took place for NEXT GENERATIONS at its "End of Season" Luncheon on Sunday, April 12. For the first time in its 11-year history, NEXT GENERATIONS — the South Florida nonprofit comprised of children and grandchildren of Holocaust...
  • Author Michelangelo Signorile: Struggle for gay rights isn't over

     Author Michelangelo Signorile: Struggle for gay rights isn't over
    The gay rights movement is undoubtedly experiencing its most successful years: bans against same-sex marriage continue to fall; men and women have come out of the closet in business, entertainment and sports; and LGBT characters are mainstays on...
  • Gender-based pay disparities persist in Maryland

    Gender-based pay disparities persist in Maryland
    Women in Maryland earn less than men for the same work in every county but Prince George's, new data shows, yet the state fares better than most, according to another survey, with the second-smallest gender-based pay gap in the nation. Overall, women...
  • Older workers underappreciated

    Congratulations to Donald P. Russo for his excellent Your View ("Age discrimination victims often overlooked"). It is indeed a shame that age discrimination is so prevalent today. Americans live longer and are in better health than ever, but older...