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.
Airbnb host to pay $5K fine for discriminating against Asian renter
The host also has to go back to school.
Tesla fires woman for making ‘false’ sexual harassment allegations
The former employee's attorney plans to file a formal retaliation complaint against the electric carmaker.
Far-right media personality files civil rights complaint about all-women ‘Wonder Woman’ screenings
He's also hella mad at Carson Daly.
Google says it’s too expensive to collect gender wage data for the Department of Labor
Google generated $20 billion of income in 2016.
North Carolina’s planned HB2 repeal still discriminates against LGBTQ community
The replacement still puts discrimination on the table.
Lingerie shop refuses to take down body-positive campaign after landlord complains
'It's real, and it's women and it's us.'
Waiter demands Latina customers prove residency status before taking their order
He's since been fired.
Trans woman’s videotaped murder in Brazil sparks international outcry
The images are show a harsh reality for the trans community.
These are the states most at risk for anti-LGBTQ policies in 2017
40 anti-LGBTQ bills have already been proposed this year.
Proposed Arizona law would ban college classes about white privilege
Rep. Bob Thorpe wants to make a safe space.
‘Annoying’ vegan denied Swiss citizenship over animal activism
Locals say her lifestyle keeps her from being 'well-integrated' into Swiss society.
John Kerry apologizes for LGBTQ discrimination in State Department
'These actions were wrong then, just as they would be wrong today.'
London man claims he was kicked out of an Uber for being gay
Uber has taken action against the driver.
Uber, Lyft respond to study showing discrimination, vow to make changes
Can technology bypass discrimination?
YouTuber Adam Saleh and friend release new footage regarding Delta flight
'I feel like this is the boy who cried wolf.'