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  • Were You Denied A Promotion Because You Are A Minority?
    Were You Denied A Promotion Because You Are A Minority?

    Workplace discrimination is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This federal law bans employment discrimination based on “race, color, religion, sex and national origin”. Title ...

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  • Is Racial Discrimination to Blame For the High African American Unemployment Rate?
    Is Racial Discrimination to Blame For the High African American Unemployment Rate?

    Approximately two million African-Americans in the United States are unemployed, despite an uptick in the national economy, according to a recent International Business Times article. Earlier this ...

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  • Federal Research Laboratory Settles Multi-million Age Discrimination Suit
    Federal Research Laboratory Settles Multi-million Age Discrimination Suit

    A northern California research laboratory has agreed to pay almost $40 million to settle a lawsuit brought by more than 120 older workers alleging alleging termination due to age, according to a ...

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  • Tribes Accuse Dartmouth's New Native American Director of Misrepresentation
    Tribes Accuse Dartmouth's New Native American Director of Misrepresentation

    It seems as though Susan Taffe Reed may require the expertise of a seasoned employment attorney in NYC as Dartmouth’s Native American Alumni Association is claiming that she is unqualified for her ...

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  • Gender Diversity: It Takes More Than a Top Down Approach
    Gender Diversity: It Takes More Than a Top Down Approach

    A CEO can’t diversify a company alone. At least that is what McKinsey & Co. CEO Dominic Barton asserts in a recent Wall Street Journal report. Top executives across companies understand the reality – ...

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  • Hidden Bias in Tech - Levine & Blit
    Hidden Bias in Tech - Levine & Blit

    According to a recent article posted by The Daily Dot, an online newspaper that converses on Sports and other Internet topics, the tech industry has a hidden bias problem . Every single one of us has ...

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