What is gender&race discrimination?

Answer Discrimination is a general legal term for negative actions that an employer takes against an employee. U.S. Federal law, and many state laws, prohibit discrimination on the basis of race and gende... Read More »

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Discrimination & HIV?

According to the U.K.'s HIV awareness campaign AVERT discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS takes many forms including prejudice, abuse, threats of physical violence, negative attitudes and ma... Read More »

What is job discrimination?

Job discrimination occurs when an employee receives unfair or unfavorable treatment in the workplace as a direct result of her race, disability status, gender or religious beliefs. Federal law proh... Read More »

Federal Law and Discrimination?

Discrimination against minorities has been a major problem for some time, both on the job and within the public sphere. However, federal laws forbid such behavior, so victims of discrimination do h... Read More »

How to React to Job Discrimination?

While workplace discrimination sometimes comes in the usual racial- or gender-based packages, it's not the only way a boss can show favoritism. If an employer promotes an off-the-job friend over yo... Read More »