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Abercrombie & Fitch Accused Of Hiring Based On Appearance In France

(247) Comments | Posted July 25, 2013 | 12:34 PM

PARIS (Reuters) - France's official human rights watchdog said on Wednesday it was investigating Abercrombie & Fitch Co over concerns the U.S. clothing retailer discriminates in hiring store staff based on appearance.

Known for shirtless hosts at the entrance of its stores, the company has courted controversy in the...

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New York's Imam Is on a Mission

(39) Comments | Posted April 21, 2010 | 1:07 PM

Assistant Imam Mohammad Shamsi Ali, a thin, short man with a well-trimmed moustache, was appointed assistant imam to the Islamic Cultural Center of New York, on 96th Street and 3rd Avenue, in November 2001, shortly after 9/11.

He believes his wide range of activities with non-Muslims got him the job....

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