Color discrimination is different from racial discrimination, even though many people confuse the two ideas. Color discrimination doesn’t relate to race; it relates to the color and shade of someone’s skin. In this respect, color discrimination can happen among people of the same race and ethnicity; it can also happen among people of different races … Continue reading What are some examples of color discrimination?
Bring up the topic of “gender discrimination at work” and everyone will think you’re talking about discrimination against women, which has been addressed extensively by the #MeToo movement over the past year. Nevertheless, men get discriminated against in their jobs as well, believe it or not, and this kind of gender-based discrimination has caused serious … Continue reading 2 examples of workplace discrimination against men →
According to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), approximately 3,174 women suffered from pregnancy-related discrimination at work in 2017. The thing is, considering how much discrimination goes unreported in Arizona and the rest of the United States each year, it’s likely that the number of women discriminated against for being pregnant is vastly greater than … Continue reading Watch out for the signs of pregnancy discrimination →
The average American is overweight, but you would have no idea of that fact based on the media. The representation of America’s population in movies and on television skew disproportionately toward attractive and fit younger adults. That appearance bias trickles down into every other section of our culture and lives. As a result, overweight Americans … Continue reading Overweight workers may face harassment and discrimination at work →
Imagine you’ve been working in the same job — at the same law firm — for the last 16 years. When you started at the company, you were in your early 20s, straight out of college, and now you’re almost 40. You gave your youth to that job, and you found it rewarding, but last … Continue reading Was your termination a breach of contract? →
It might have been a funny sensation in the pit of your stomach, or maybe it was just the way your supervisor looked at you while responding to your question. You know that — for some superficial reason like race, gender or national origin — your supervisor doesn’t like you. Signs of on-the-job discrimination If … Continue reading 5 signs you could be the victim of workplace discrimination →