Discrimination is the practice of unfairly treating a person or a group of people differently from other people or groups of people. Social media has helped bring attention to the everyday discrimination found in schools and the workplace, in regards to a person’s race, religion, gender, socioeconomic status, sexual identity, age, disability, criminal history, genetic information, etc.
Muslim girls are making fun of Islamophobia in viral TikTok videos
Their videos are ascending them to TikTok stardom.
White woman demanding strangers ‘repent’ for Christ sparks conversation on mental illness and racism
'Imagine if this was a veiled Muslim woman.'
Antique store blasted for selling ‘white only’ signs
The store is selling a variety of racist signs.
TSA apologizes after agent grabs indigenous woman’s braids, says ‘giddyup’
'My hair is part of my spirit. I am a Native woman. I am angry, humiliated.'
Far-right trolls creating fake accounts, posing as Jewish users
'These fake accounts are on a mission to do some serious damage between Black and Jewish communities.'
Video: Chicken Express manager refuses to let woman work in hijab
'Why should I take my hijab off so y’all can make money?'
Racist calls flood Barnard College’s phones after Tessa Majors slaying
Authorities have said the messages are 'viciously racist.'
Uber will pay millions to settle sexual harassment, retaliation charges
The EECO started its investigation in 2017 after the commissioner charged the company with sex discrimination.
YouTube says it will be harsher on creators with ‘patterns of harassing behavior’
Will the creators the previous policy failed get an apology?
TikTok admits to hiding content made by fat, LGBTQ, and disabled users
Content created by 'special users' was blocked from the 'for you' page.
Florida politician allegedly offered teen $50,000 to delete racist video
'How can you say something like that? Aren’t you human?'
Black Twitter reignites #BlackHairChallenge in solidarity with Gabrielle Union
The former 'America's Got Talent' judge was allegedly told her hair was 'too Black.'
Video shows man hurling anti-semitic abuse at Jewish family
A Muslim woman stepped in to defend the family.
Teen allegedly posted ‘slave for sale’ Craigslist ad featuring his Black classmate
The 14-year-old was charged with a hate crime.
Syracuse students say white supremacist manifesto was AirDropped to them
Syracuse University has been plagued by a string of racist incidents within the past month.
Will.i.am claims ‘racist’ flight attendant called police on him
He posted the flight attendant's name on Twitter.
Video shows driver yelling N-word at Black woman in road rage incident
He has allegedly been fired from his workplace.