Bill To Defend 'Protective Hairstyles' From Discrimination Passes First CommitteeA new bill to end discrimination against natural hairstyles has passed its first hurdle with a unanimous vote.
California Lawmakers To Talk About Bill That Would Defend ‘Protective Hairstyles’ From DiscriminationCalifornia lawmakers are set to talk about a new measure that could protect a person’s hairstyle or hair texture from discrimination.
Discrimination Based On Hairstyle May Be Against The Law In CaliforniaCalifornia's Fair Employment and Housing Act may now also protect a person's hairstyle or hair texture from discrimination.
Why Ageism Hurts Men More Than WomenAge bias can be subtle — a whispered comment, a snide dig, an errant thought. Or it can show up in more overt behaviors — a forgotten meeting invite, a blatant preference for a younger colleague or even hiring discrimination.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
UC Davis Accused Of Driving Veteran To Commit SuicideA lawsuit filed against UC Davis claims the university discriminated against a veteran, which drove him to commit suicide.
Interracial Couples Still Face Strife 50 Years After LovingFifty years after Mildred and Richard Loving's landmark legal challenge shattered the laws against interracial marriage in the U.S., some couples of different races still talk of facing discrimination, disapproval and sometimes outright hostility from their fellow Americans.
Swastika Left On Lawn Of Tracy City Council Member's HomeTracy police are investigating a hate crime that occurred at the home of prominent black family earlier this week.
Getting The Unemployed Back To Work: A 60 Minutes Special ReportIs long-term unemployment a hinderance to finding a job?
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
S.F. Considers Ban On Ex-Con DiscriminationThis city, known for its tolerance, has banned housing and employment discrimination against gays, lesbians and minority groups -- but a new plan to add ex-convicts to that list has some people saying officials are going too far.