Employment

NYC new guidelines on hair discrimination

New York City Says Businesses Can't Discriminate Based on Hair

Not only can the city force companies to rehire employers who were let go due to this racial discrimination, but it can also levy penalties up to $250,000.

California's 'Ban the Box' Law Could Aid 7 Million Job Seekers

Twelve states have adopted legislation to stop the automatic exclusion of job seekers with criminal backgrounds.

Senate Passes LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

ENDA passed with 64-32 votes in the Senate today.

More on Racial Disparity in the U.S. Labor Force

A new report from ‘The Atlantic’ sheds light on the depth of racial wage and employment inequality.