Salma Hayek Talks Racism, Wasn’t Shocked About Donald Trump’s Statements"I'm aware that he would say anything to attract attention and create the publicity around him," said Salma Hayek during an E! online interview when talking about Donald Trump.
Former Md. Hooters Waitress Awarded $250K in Discrimination CaseAn arbitrator has awarded $250,000 to a former Hooters waitress and found the chain's "image policy" discriminates against African-American waitresses.
Discrimination Suit Filed Against Maryland Company The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a Montgomery County business, alleging that it's been discriminating against black and female job applicants for years.
Jury Rejects D.C. Police Discrimination Case A jury has rejected the race and sex discrimination allegations of a former D.C. police commander who filed a lawsuit against the city.
Jury: Race Was Not Motivating Factor In Planned Demotion of D.C. Police CommanderAfter five days of arguments and testimony, the jury hearing the discrimination case against the District and D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier have delivered a verdict.
Obama To Sign Executive Order Extending Federal LGBT ProtectionsPresident Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation, a White House official said Monday.
Study: African-Americans Seen As 'Blacker' During Tough Economic TimesPeople perceive race differently in tough economic times, with African-Americans appearing “blacker” to whites – a trend reflecting that many social groups become more exclusionary when presented with “competition” for scarce resources.
Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting WorseA new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.
Jury Issues $425K Verdict Against D.C. Police Force A federal jury has for the second time ruled in favor of five black District of Columbia police officers who said they were retaliated against after raising allegations of racial discrimination.
Black Capitol Police Officers File Amended LawsuitDozens of current and retired black officers with the U.S. Capitol Police have filed a new complaint against the agency.
Md. Cub Scout Pack in Flap Over Anti-Bias StanceA Cub Scout pack in Maryland says it was forced to remove an anti-discrimination statement from its website in order to keep its charter.