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Study Finds Racial Bias In Police Traffic Stops And Searches
Black drivers were about 20 percent more likely than whites to be pulled over, according to an analysis of nearly 100 million cases.
Fewer Than 20 Percent Of Americans Say Trump Opposes White Nationalism
Most of the president's supporters said white Americans face a lot of discrimination.
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Former Exec Sues Warner Bros., Alleging Discrimination Against Asians
The lawsuit claims the company used the “closure of DramaFever to mask its discriminatory conduct.”
Majority Of Republican Women Say Sex Discrimination Isn't A Problem
When it comes to sexism and harassment, strong women can fend for themselves, Republican women said in a new survey.
The Army Banned Her Dreadlocks — Until She Fought Back
Captain Whennah Andrews was forced to wear a wig because her dreadlocks didn’t comply with the Army’s grooming policy.
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Car Insurance Companies Charge Women Higher Rates Than Men Because They Can
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“In several cases, they were paying $500 more for no reason other than they marked the ‘F’ under gender. That was stunning to us.”
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Duke Official Steps Down After Telling Students Not To Speak Chinese
Megan Neely in the medical school's biostatistics master's program warned that it was "impolite" and could have "unintended consequences."
Christian Schools Like Karen Pence's Are The Real Threat To Academic Freedom
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Where are the campus free speech scolds on this one?
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Judge Dismisses Lesbian Couple's Lawsuit Against Retirement Home That Rejected Them
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Bev Nance and Mary Walsh say they were turned away by Missouri's Friendship Village because of a cohabitation policy forbidding same-sex couples.
Vice President Says Outrage Over Wife Karen Pence’s Discriminatory School Is ‘Offensive’
Mike Pence's wife took a job teaching art at a school that bans LGBTQ families and individuals, HuffPost first reported Tuesday.
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Gary Clark Jr. Gets Angry And Blunt About Race Relations In 'This Land'
The guitarist’s new song looks at hatred in America. "I go to some places and I’m just a n****r to somebody," he said.
Hotel Employees Fired After Calling Police On Black Guest Using His Phone
Jermaine Massey was asked to leave the DoubleTree hotel in Portland, Oregon, and give up his room after employees encountered him in the lobby.
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Employers Are Discriminating Against Overweight Women — And It's Totally Legal
Weight stigma remains a socially acceptable — and legal — form of bias.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveils The Ugly Truth About Being Poor In America
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Like the congresswoman-elect, poor people are simultaneously shamed for their poverty and told that they're not poor enough.
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Samsung Accused Of Rejecting Muslim Job Candidate Because He Doesn’t Drink Alcohol
The candidate said he was also pressed to discuss his religious views.
Experiencing Anti-Semitism Or Racism In School? We Want To Hear From You.
HuffPost wants to learn more about the experiences of students and families around the country.
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Judge Cites Trump's 'Shithole Countries' Remark In Ruling On Census Lawsuit
Such slurs are "evidence that official action may be motivated" by an "unlawful purpose," according to the ruling.
House Democrats Promise Action On LGBTQ Anti-Discrimination Bill
By JULIET LINDERMAN, AP
Democrats plan to move forward with the bill if they win the House majority.
Religious Extremists Got Their Justice. Now They're Going To Strip LGBTQ Rights.
Brett Kavanaugh has made it clear he can't be relied upon as a swing vote for LGBTQ protections.
A Massachusetts Transgender Rights Law Is At Stake On Election Day
By Bob Salsberg, Associated Press
It will be the first-ever statewide referendum in the U.S. on a trans rights law.
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Weight Stigma Is One Of The Last Socially Acceptable Forms Of Discrimination
A stigma expert explains why fat-shaming still happens, and why most of the ways we try to combat it don't work.
White Mom Says Maryland Clinic Refused To Treat Black Daughter
Schoolteacher Karen Dresser says clinic employees didn't believe she's the child's mother and demanded proof of guardianship.
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Evangelical University Lifts Ban On Same-Sex Couples, Then Reinstates It
Azusa Pacific University just brought back an anti-LGBTQ policy that bans queer relationships on campus, and students feel betrayed.
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Native Americans Fight Back At The Ballot Box
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Native Americans could have a significant impact on midterm elections.
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.
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