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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 can occur in a number of ways and is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII). This federal law bans employment discrimination based on “race, ...

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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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