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Grindr Announces 'Zero Tolerance' Of Racism, Fat Shaming And Transphobia
By Sonia Elks, Reuters
The gay dating and social networking app kicked off its Kindr campaign this week.
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Tess Holliday Calls Out Revolve For Selling ‘Fat Is Not Beautiful’ Sweatshirt
Apparently, the sweatshirt is part of an attempt to shine a light on horrible messages from trolls.
Florida Schools In Anti-Bullying Program Ban Dreadlocks And 'Progressive’ Hairstyles
A new voucher program aims to help bullying victims switch to private schools, as long as they don’t sport “unnatural” hairstyles.
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Female Physicians 'Do Not Work As Hard,' Male Doctor Tells Medical Journal
Dr. Gary Tigges has made troubling comments in the past.
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Nia Long: 'I Have Watched A Lot Of Men Get Rich Off Of The Films That I've Done'
The "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" actress talked about the Me Too and Time's Up movements in a recent interview with the AP.
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Brutal Attack On A Trans Woman Sparks Fear In Malaysia's LGBTQ Community
By Beh Lih Yi, Reuters
Advocates say the country has experienced a steady rise in anti-LGBTQ discrimination in recent months.
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Georgia County Can't Back Up Its Excuse For Plan To Disenfranchise Black Voters
Officials in majority-black Randolph County lack the data to back a proposal to shutter most voting spots.
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The Department Of Education Underreports Allegations Of Racial Discrimination In Schools
A HuffPost analysis revealed thousands of allegations of racial discrimination that haven't been publicly reported.
Multiple Women Rejected From Jobs After Company Says They Have ‘Ghetto Names’
The business, a medical clinic in Missouri, claims it was hacked.
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Masterpiece Cakeshop Owner Sues Colorado After Refusing To Bake Trans Woman's Cake
Baker Jack Phillips, fresh from a Supreme Court victory in a case involving his refusal to serve a same-sex couple, is bringing another legal fight.
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A Year After Charlottesville, Fewer People Are Worried About White Nationalism
A new poll also finds just 14 percent of the public believes Trump personally opposes white nationalism.
Breaking Down The Discrimination That Femme Gay Men Face In The LGBTQ Community
As a femme gay man, Corey Camperchioli was teased for his feminine traits. Now he wears femininity as a badge of honor.
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Fired Haitian Dishwashers Receive $2.5 Million From Posh Miami Hotel
Federal officials alleged that workers who lost their jobs at the SLS South Beach were victims of racial discrimination.
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Serena Williams Calls Constant Drug Tests 'Discrimination'
Williams found out last month that she's been tested for doping five times more than any other top American tennis player this year.
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CVS Apologizes After Pharmacist Harasses Trans Customer
The woman said she "just froze and worked on holding back the tears" as he allegedly harassed her.
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Texas Restaurant Says Server 'Fabricated' Story Of Getting Racist Message On Receipt (UPDATE)
The server had claimed a customer wrote "We don't tip terrorist" on a bill and circled his first name, which is Arabic.
Jacky Naegelen / Reuters
Fired Delta Employees Say They Were 'Singled Out' For Speaking Korean
They say in a lawsuit against Delta that they worked on flights to and from Korea, with many passengers who spoke Korean.
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For Many In The Trans Community, Basic Financial Goals Are Out Of Reach
Experts share four ways the community can work toward overcoming the challenges.
How This Woman Overcame The Psychological Toll Of Being In India's Untouchable Caste
Sujatha Gidla was born into India's lowest social caste, the untouchables. Despite moving to the U.S., the psychological toll of being untouchable left her feeling inferior for years.
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Starbucks Fires Employee Who Mocked Customer With Stutter
“We have zero tolerance for discrimination," the coffee chain said.
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Supreme Court Condemns Ruling That Upheld Japanese-American Internment In WWII
Experts call it ironic that the court finally spoke out against decades-old bias in a case permitting current discrimination.
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Almost Half Of LGBTQ Employees Are Closeted At Work, Report Finds
Curtis M. Wong
Nearly one-third of LGBTQ respondents also said they felt unhappy or depressed in the workplace.
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Supreme Court Says Religious Bias Only Matters If The Targets Are Christian
, Guest Writers
Two of the court's biggest rulings this term combine to send a chilling message.
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Texas Tested A Strategy For Discriminating Against Voters. It Worked.
“Today’s decision essentially says, ‘Go ahead and discriminate.’”
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We Can Already See The Damage From The Masterpiece Cakeshop Ruling
The Supreme Court showed it still views LGBTQ people differently than other minorities.
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Higher Education Should Be A Remedy, Not A Tool, For Anti-Native Racism
, Guest Writer
Only about 13 percent of Native Americans have earned a college degree.
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