discrimination

New Report Says U.S. Health Care Violates U.N. Convention on Racism

A new report for the U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination calls attention to health care discrimination against black women and Latinas–and its dire impact.

Complaint: Boomers! Parks Discriminate Against Muslims and Sikhs

The company won’t allow Muslims and Sikhs with head coverings to ride certain rides, but refuses to make accommodations, civil rights groups allege.

There's an Apartment for Rent, But Black People Need Not Apply

A new lawsuit filed in New York’s federal district court alleges racial discrimination.

EEOC Lawsuit: BMW and Dollar General's Background Checks Discriminate Against Black Workers

The Obama administration has been particularly aggressive in challenging workplace discrimination.

Muslim Woman Kicked Off Southwest Flight After 'It's a Go' Mix-Up

Southwest Airlines flight officials did not let Irum Abbasi re-board because the crew was “uncomfortable” with her on the plane.

How to Succeed at a Summer Job: Look White and Christian

Recent news shows bias is still getting in the way of work for young people of color.

Wal-Mart and the Supreme Court v. Women of Color

The ruling on Dukes vs. Wal-Mart is a big deal for black and brown women. Here’s how.

Wal-Mart Gets a Free Pass For Bias From the Supreme Court

The court doesn’t challenge the fact that bias exists, it just refuses to hold the company accountable, as long as the rules for bigotry are unwritten.

Prejudice Makes You Crazy, Study Finds

Putting hard data behind an obvious truth.