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Fair Employment Act 2011

An Update From The 'World's Oldest Boomerang Child'

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Long-term unemployment among workers age 55 and over has grown significantly since the recession began in 2007, according to a recent report from The ...

Jordan Howard

Labor Advocates Won't Let Up Against Jobless Discrimination | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For the past several months one labor advocacy group has continuously hammered companies that list job postings discriminating against t...

Jordan Howard Says It Won't Ban Third-Party Ads That Discourage Job Applications From The Unemployed | Jordan Howard | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The parent company for the employment website, Monster Worldwide Inc., is taking action to get the progressive advocacy grou...

Laura Bassett

The Unemployed Can Now Apply: New Jersey Bans Discriminatory Job Ads | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.25.2011 | Business

In New Jersey, it is no longer legal for employers to specify in their job ads that unemployed persons will not be considered. Gov. Chris Christie ...

Do the Unemployed Face More Discrimination Than African-Americans?

Keli Goff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keli Goff

It looks like the civil rights movement has not become a relic of the past after all. It's just taking a different shape. Instead of primarily helping people of color, it must now help those of all colors who need their rights protected by the government.