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Have you been the victim of religious discrimination?

If you have been the victim of religious discrimination at work, The Equality and Human Rights Commission would like to know.

The commission wants employees to tell it how their religious beliefs have affected their careers. 71 more words


EEOC: Company Wrong to Deny Job to Member of Nondenominational Church

Refusing to hire an applicant because of his religion is a violation of Title VII whether or not the person belongs to a particular church denomination. 107 more words

In February 2008 900 Buddhist Shugden monks were made homeless by the Dalai Lama?

There are so many wrong and misleading claims and allegations by the International Shugden Community (ICS) / New Kadampa Tradition (NKT) that it is almost impossible to address and to correct them all. 1,969 more words


Mizzou Volleyball Gets A Yellow Card

I’m sure many of you have seen stories about businesses like restaurants offering discounts to people who bring in church bulletins. Atheist activist Hemant Mehta  1,571 more words

In The News

DOJ, Philly School Dist. Settle Religious Bias Suit Over Length of Muslim Employee's Beard

Employers take note. You cannot out-of-hand turn down an employee’s request for a reasonable accommodation allowing an employee to wear a beard more than the prescribed length under the your rules unless it would cause undue hardship. 287 more words

Can Employers Learn How to "Get Religion" From Wal-Mart?

According to the Wall Street Journal’s October 27, 2013 article (which you can find here) employment-related religious discrimination claims are on the rise. The EEOC received 3,811 religious discrimination complaints for fiscal 2012, and 4,151 complaints for fiscal year 2011.   1,084 more words