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Don't talk to me like an idiot because you assume I'm young

I find that this problem happens to me a lot more then it should. I’m 23 years old and although many people think it’s great that I look so young, I think it sucks. 509 more words


The scourge of discrimination

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on January 18 the creation of a new Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom under the Office of Civil Rights. 639 more words

When You Are the "Other"

Miscommunication is frequently the root of all misunderstanding.  I made a statement in a class last week that was met with a large number of disgusted faces.  456 more words

Law School

Pot-Smoking Black Muslim Sues Jewish Employer for Racism After Ousting

A Muslim, African-American man is suing his former employer, a Jewish congregation, for discrimination based on his race and religion, unlawful retaliation, and constructive discharge. 528 more words


Retaliation Suit Claims Employee Was Berated, Then Fired

A 50-year-old, disabled Philadelphia woman is suing her former employer, a cleaning supplies distribution company, for discrimination based on her age, gender, and disabilities. She further claims the company constructively discharged her and intentionally inflicted emotional distress… 644 more words


IT Company Sued after Firing Serial Leave-Taker

A systems programmer analyst has filed suit in the Eastern District of New York for unlawful termination because she took protected family leave time to care for her mother. 320 more words


12 years a slave

’12 years a slave’ is a real-life story of Solomon Northup, a free African-American man who was kidnapped by two so-called circus artists and was sold into slavery. 228 more words