discrimination

File photo of an obese person. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Study: Discrimination Against Obese Persons Could Cause, Perpetuate Obesity

A new study shows that people who experience discrimination because of their weight are more likely to either become or stay obese.

07/25/2013

New twenty dollar bills at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, DC(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

Department Of Justice And FL Gov. Rick Scott Battle Over Controversial Non-Citizen Voter Purge

Lawsuit Calls Voter Purge Discrimination

Several groups of Floridians will rally outside a Miami courthouse asking Gov. Rick Scott to halt a contentious push to remove potentially ineligible voters from the rolls.

06/20/2012

File photo of an empty courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images?

Supervisor To Applicant: You’re Not Hired Because You’re ‘Black And Overweight’

A Fort Lauderdale company that hires crews for yachts is facing damages after an employee accidentally sent an email to an applicant saying she wasn’t hired because she’s black and overweight.

05/01/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 908 other followers