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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
Curtis M. Wong
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.
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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.
STYLE & BEAUTY
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.
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
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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