Discrimination

Allyson Felix: My Own Nike Pregnancy Story

3 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

I've been one of Nike's most widely marketed athletes. If I can't secure maternity protections, who can?
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HUD moves to allow discrimination against homeless transgender people

HUD moves to allow discrimination against homeless transgender people

5 hours ago   |   Politico

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is moving to roll back protections for homeless transgender people by enabling HUD-funded providers of shelters to consider a...
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Lawsuit claims Buffalo Wild Wings would refuse service to black customers

Lawsuit claims Buffalo Wild Wings would refuse service to black customers

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

A former Buffalo Wild Wings employee is suing the company for creating a “racially hostile work environment,” claiming that their managers allowed employees to discriminate...
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'Save Chick-fil-A' bill reignites LGBTQ opposition in Texas

10 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he'll sign the controversial bill, which critics say is discrimination cloaked in religion.
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Virginia confirms it will discriminate against transgender National Guard personnel

Virginia confirms it will discriminate against transgender National Guard personnel

10 hours ago   |   Think Progress

The state of Virginia has confirmed it will comply with President Donald Trump's transgender military ban, which officially took effect last month after courts cleared the...
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Buffalo Wild Wings former cook claims racial discrimination against him and black customers

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

The suit said the cook saw management allow servers to deny service to African Americans "or provide them with subpar service."
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Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

12 hours ago   |   KCRA   |   2 articles

The measure prohibits the government from taking "adverse action" against any individuals or businesses based on membership, support or donations to religious groups.
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'Chick-fil-A' bill reignites LGBT opposition in Texas

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he'll sign a contentious measure that Republicans call a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious freedom but was tearfully...
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NC speaker, Senate leader testify at employment bias trial

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Two of North Carolina's most powerful legislators have taken the witness stand this week in a federal employee discrimination case involving the former head of the General...
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Discrimination against older people needs attention

1 day ago   |   Science Daily

Ever cracked a joke about old people? It might seem funny, but in a world where the population aged 60 or over is growing faster than all younger age groups, ageism is no...
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Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day care van for hours

The girl's mother reportedly found her daughter in the van after she called the facility and they said they didn't know she was there. Read more ...

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Celebrity chef Mario Batali will face a criminal charge in Boston for allegedly kissing and groping a woman in the city in 2017. Read more ...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on Facebook

“I wanted to give them a little incentive for all the hard work they put in to catch me,” the 29-year-old said. Read more ...

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ruled out any changes to the U.S. currency imagery before 2028. Read more ...

‘Creepy porn lawyer' Avenatti charged with defrauding his client Stormy Daniels

‘Creepy porn lawyer' Avenatti charged with defrauding his client Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult actress Stormy Daniels once relentlessly promoted by mainstream media as the nemesis of President Donald Trump, has been indicted for... Read more ...

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding Wednesday to stick with 32 countries due to the political and logistical complexities of using... Read more ...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

The measure prohibits the government from taking "adverse action" against any individuals or businesses based on membership, support or donations to religious groups. Read more ...

Knicks' Steve Mills: Porzingis' trade demand came with Europe threat

Knicks' Steve Mills: Porzingis' trade demand came with Europe threat

Knicks President Steve Mills said Kristaps Porzingis threatened to return to Europe if he wasn't traded within seven days. “He... point-blank said to us, ‘I don't want to be... Read more ...

Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman won't appear on U.S. currency for nearly a decade, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. Read more ...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Department offers to...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Department offers to share Mueller documents

Schiff had issued a subpoena for all of Mueller's counterintelligence materials, but he had proposed that the Justice Department begin the effort by providing 12 specific sets... Read more ...