Discrimination

Activision Blizzard employees stage walkout and thousands sign petition for anti-discrimination action

Activision Blizzard employees stage walkout and thousands sign petition for anti-discrimination action

1 month ago   |   Venture Beat

Hundreds of Activision Blizzard employees walked out today to protest the its initially harsh response to allegations of sex discrimination.
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Algerian athlete who withdrew from Tokyo Olympics to avoid clash with Israeli faces action from judo bosses over ‘discrimination'

Algerian athlete who withdrew from Tokyo Olympics to avoid clash with Israeli faces action from judo bosses over ‘discrimination'

1 month ago   |   RT

An Algerian judoka who withdrew from the Olympics because his political support for Palestine meant he did not want the prospect of facing an Israeli has been suspended, with...
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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Files Brief in Equal Pay Lawsuit

1 month ago   |   NY Times

“We believe in our case and know our value,” Megan Rapinoe said in a statement. “It's time the U.S.S.F. does too.”
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ECHR rejects Russian request to impose interim measures against Kiev after Moscow complains about Crimea water & discrimination

ECHR rejects Russian request to impose interim measures against Kiev after Moscow complains about Crimea water & discrimination

1 month ago   |   RT

The European Court of Human Rights has rejected Russia's request to impose interim measures on Ukraine as part of its complaint against Kiev over a range of issues. Moscow...
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Celebrity Chef Mario Batali to Pay $600K to Ex-Employees in Sexual Harassment Settlement

1 month ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

An investigation found Batali, his former business partner Joseph Bastianich and their restaurant empire engaged in unlawful sex discrimination and retaliation.
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A Rap Song Lays Bare Israel's Jewish-Arab Fracture - and Goes Viral

1 month ago   |   NY Times

A Jew and a Palestinian sling slurs at each other, giving voice to hidden prejudice with the aim of overcoming it.
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Russia files first ever ECHR complaint against Ukraine, over Maidan massacre, censorship, discrimination & Crimea water blockade

Russia files first ever ECHR complaint against Ukraine, over Maidan massacre, censorship, discrimination & Crimea water blockade

1 month ago   |   RT

The Russian General Prosecutor's Office has announced that it intends to bring a case against the Ukrainian government in Europe's top rights court, over a range of issues...
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Satanic Temple suit against Boston moves forward

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

The Satanic Temple's lawsuit against Boston has more than a snowball's chance in hell, a federal judge has ruled. U.S. District Court Judge Allison Burroughs allowed several of...
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Democrats' Divide on Voting Rights Widens as Biden Faces Pressure

1 month ago   |   NY Times

The president is increasingly at odds with leaders of the voting rights movement, who see a contrast between his soaring language and his willingness to push Congress to pass...
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Reporter Says 'Washington Post' Discriminated Against Her As A Sexual Assault Victim

Reporter Says 'Washington Post' Discriminated Against Her As A Sexual Assault Victim

1 month ago   |   NPR

Politics reporter Felicia Sonmez sued the paper and several of its current and former editors, saying she was not allowed to report on sexual misconduct after speaking about an...
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...