Black crowd cheers as a white woman is violently assaulted in Long Branch

U.S. 06/23/21, 17:35

While the city celebrated the nation's first Juneteenth federal holiday, a mostly black crowd of Juneteenth revelers cheered as a white woman was severely beaten in the streets of a Long Branch, New Jersey commercial district, turning the holiday into a riot.The celebration was intended to be a great occasion ...

The prestigious Yale University discriminates against white and Asian Americans students in its admission process

U.S. 08/14/20, 13:18

A Justice Department investigation found that Yale University illegally discriminates against white and Asian American applicants in violation of the 1964 Civil Rights Act while receiving millions of taxpayer dollars, the Daily Caller reported. A two-year investigation concluded that Yale violated Title VI, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, ...

A high school in Florida prohibits the creation of a pro-life student organization

U.S. 11/11/19, 15:10

A Florida state high school rejected the creation of a pro-life student organization because it was too "political" and "controversial," while accepting animal rights groups, denounced the legal group Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF). In August, Gabrielle Gabbard, a student at Gulf Coast High School, after applying for recognition of the pro-life ...

Actor Robert De Niro in real-life drama with ex-worker

U.S. 10/03/19, 16:02

Robert De Niro has found himself in a real-life court drama, trading dueling lawsuits with his former assistant after their decade-long working relationship went dreadfully sour. He's accusing her of misappropriating money. She says he subjected her to sexist and harassing comments. Chase Robinson sued the 76-year-old De Niro Thursday in Manhattan ...

Taylor Swift asks Tennessee senator to support Equality Act

Politics 06/01/19, 11:08

Taylor Swift says she's kicking off Pride Month by asking Tennessee's Republican U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander to protect LGBTQ rights and support the Equality Act. The pop star, who lives in Tennessee, posted a letter on social media early Saturday that she supported the House's recent passage of the Equality Act, ...

Texas bus company settles worker-bias charges

U.S. 05/29/19, 19:17

Settlement with El Expreso Bus Co. of Houston is sixth under DOJ's Protecting US Workers Initiative, which investigates and penalizes employers that discriminate against qualified US employees in favor of foreign guest workers

Federal govt aims to roll back transgender health protection

Politics 05/24/19, 09:44

The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care. The Health and Human Services Department released a proposed regulation that in effect says "gender identity" is not protected under federal laws that prohibit discrimination in health care. It is part of a backdrop of ...

Older Americans more likely to cite workplace discrimination

U.S. 05/23/19, 10:03

Are older workers being discriminated against on the job? The answer appears to depend on the age of the person asked.About half of Americans think there's age discrimination in the workplace, according to a poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.But there's a split by age. The ...

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