Discrimination

The future of the bill, which would ban discrimination against people based on sexual orientation and gender identity, remains uncertain.
The Nutmeg State's attorney general said he was pleased with the decision, noting, "Every woman and girl deserves protection against discrimination."
The order tells federal agencies to apply discrimination protections to sexual orientation and gender identity, a stark reversal from the Trump administration.
Lawmakers agreed to stop pushing for nondiscrimination ordinances in 2017 as a compromise in ending the state’s controversial “bathroom bill.”
In a letter to the nonprofit’s boards of trustees, more than 20 women said misconduct is commonplace at the organization.
Despite being cleared by law enforcement, Abobakkr and Mohamed, two American Muslims, were prohibited from reboarding their original flight.
For months, the agency had failed to process complaints of discrimination against students during the pandemic. Now it appears to be taking some steps forward.
The proposal would revise Michigan's civil rights law to bar discrimination against queer people in employment, housing and public accommodations.
State lawmakers are considering outlawing discrimination against people with Afros, cornrows, dreadlocks and headwraps
A new HuffPost/YouGov survey shows people have different ideas of what a fair hiring process looks like.