This is absurd enough: The Supreme Court has just issued an order (read it here) blocking the racially discriminatory separatist election in Hawaii. The order enjoins (stops) the counting of ballots and certification of results pending further order of the Supreme Court. I covered the election here and here at PJ Media. Only one race is permitted to register to […]
A California appeals court sided with the city in a case involving a Burbank police officer who sued on allegations of racial and gender discrimination, along with pregnancy harassment. Cindy Guillen, who identifies herself as Burbank's first Hispanic female officer, sued the city in May 2009,...
To the editor: Jonathan Zimmerman's Op-Ed article reflects a very serious lack of understanding of the damage done by racial discrimination. ("Take a cue from Ralph Ellison: Don't demean minority students by overprotecting them," Op-Ed, Nov. 20) I doubt that Ralph Ellison would agree with Zimmerman's...
Wilton D. Gregory, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Atlanta, has said before a committee on racial discrimination that American states need to stop limiting low-income minority children from better educational opportunities.
A University of Kansas, a professor is reportedly under investigation for using the n-word during a class discussion about race as tensions related to diversity and discrimination continue to mount at the school. Andrea Quenette, anShow More Summary
High-profile incidents of racial discrimination at the University of Missouri have spurred students across the US to protest racism on their own campuses. But as students receive support from some academics in higher education, AlanShow More Summary
Al Roker isn't playing! On November 21, Al posted a series of tweets recounting his awful experience with a New York City taxi. Video: Al Flips Out On NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio! Apparently, a taxi driver passed by Roker and his 13-year-old son only to pick up a white man a block away. Considering there was no [...]
In a video posted in September called ‘I’m White, Gay, and Racist”, psychotherapist Matthew Dempsey explained that while he understood what it felt like to be discriminated against and treated as ‘the other’ because he is gay, that… Read The post Wilson Cruz and Matthew Dempsey Discuss Gay Men and Racial Preference: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
The recent protests by college students across the country are mostly about racial insensitivity and charges of discrimination and mistreatment on campuses today. But there also are complaints about what students see as symbolic vestiges of a racist past. Some of these objections are more valid...
So that happened. This week, the House of Representatives voted to help banks and car dealerships discriminate against customers of color. And it wasn't just Republicans -- 88 Democrats, including Democratic National Committee ChairShow More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter Inc. has taken heat for its lack of racial diversity, but it has taken a stand in support of its LGBT employees by ending on-site blood drives until the Federal Drug Administration lifts a decades-old ban that prevents healthy gay and bisexual employees from...
Wal-Mart has a larger collection of lawsuits than men's suits. They've got wage and hour lawsuits, gender discrimination lawsuits, disability discrimination lawsuits, racial discrimination lawsuits, and age discrimination lawsuits. The...Show More Summary
High-profile incidents of racial discrimination at the University of Missouri have spurred students across the US to protest racism on their own campuses. And while many civil libertarians have lauded their actions, Alan Dershowitz, a prominent Harvard Law professor, has ripped into these students for what he argues are hypocritical demands. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Progressive Democrats are scrambling to prevent their colleagues from supporting a bill that would pave the way for racial discrimination at car dealerships. The legislation will receive a vote on the House floor this week, and would make it easier for banks and car salesmen to charge people of color higher prices than white customers. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Dozens of House Democrats are expected to vote this week in favor of legislation that would open the door to racial discrimination in auto lending. The bill would make it easier for car dealerships to overcharge people of color. The NAACP, the National Urban League, the National Council of La Raza and the U.S. Show More Summary
Jeremy Clarkson and the BBC will face a racial discrimination lawsuit over the presenter's fracas with producer Oisin Tymon, The Guardian is reporting. Damage awards are uncapped in the United Kingdom, and have been known to exceed the equivalent of $150,000. But given the high profile nature of the case, and quite honestly, Clarkson's fantastic...
Amherst College is the latest school to become embroiled in protests over racial discrimination on campus. The Amherst, Massachusetts-based school hosted a sit-in on Thursday to support protests at the University of Missouri and to discuss race on campus. Show More Summary
Oisin Tymon, the man who was at the centre of the meatgate scandal that ended with Jeremy Clarkson leaving the BBC and Top Gear disappearing from TV screens is now suing the BBC and Clarkson himself, claiming a case of racial discrimination arose from the fracas back in March. More »
Former “Top Gear” co-host Jeremy Clarkson is being sued for racial discrimination by the producer with whom the former had a “fracas”. The producer claims Clarkson verbally abused him over his Irish origins. Top Gear, BBC’s most popular automotive show had very bitter fallout, when one of its all-time favorite presenters was asked to walk... Show More Summary