workplace discrimination

Gay Rights Gains Piling Up; Battles Still Ahead In Maine, a congressman running for governor came out as gay. In Hawaii, lawmakers girded for a vote to legalize same-sex marriage. And in the U.S. Senate, seven Republicans joined the Democrats in a landmark step toward banning workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.
Feds Issue Guidelines For 'English-Only' WorkplacesFederal officials say more people in the workforce are claiming discrimination because of their English-speaking ability or foreign accents.