All Articles on Discrimination

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) News
'Bigotry Is Deadly': Warnings of 'Normalized Hate Speech' After Latest Threats Targeting Rep. Ilhan Omar
Despite threats to the congresswoman's safety, Trump continued "using her as fodder for ridicule" in a weekend speech
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UNESCO Report Shows World's Most Vulnerable and Poor Paying More Than Rich for Clean Water
Ensuring broader access to drinking water and sanitation services requires "more holistic, integrated, and people-centered approaches to water resource management and environmental policy-making."
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Times Square protest News
With Rollout of New Rules, Trump Admin Signs Off on 'Purge' of Trans Troops
"In addition to being unlawful, moving forward with this ban is also deeply immoral and deeply insulting to the many transgender troops who are bravely serving their country."
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Students protest News
'If We Stop, the World Stops!': Hundreds of Thousands of Spanish Women Take to Streets for Feminist Strike
The strike's ultimate goal, organizers say, is "subverting the world order and the pervading hetero-patriarchal, racist, and neoliberal rhetoric."
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The U.S. women's national team celebrates News
'We Deserved to Be Paid Equally': Reigning Women's World Cup Champions Sue US Soccer Over Gender Discrimination
The "disappointingly necessary" move comes on International Women's Day, and just months ahead of the next FIFA Women's World Cup
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'Quantum Leap for Gender Equality' Demanded on Eve of International Women's Day
In terms of jobs and income levels, new UN report warns that "progress in closing gender gaps has stalled, and in some cases is reversing."
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Chase Iron Eyes, an activist and lead attorney for the Lakota People’s Law Project. (Photo: Screenshot) News
Chase Iron Eyes: Trump’s Mocking of Native Americans Gives License to Others to Denigrate My People
"We have a president who is flippantly dehumanizing and offensive about our genocide here in Lakota country. My family literally survived Wounded Knee."
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2020 potential candidates News
Nurses Union Demands All 2020 Candidates Establish Strong Sexual Harassment, Pay Equity Policies
"Sexual harassment can never be treated as business as usual or swept under the rug. Apologies alone are not enough."
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 "I’m horrified by it. I’d love to say I was surprised, but I’m not." (Photo: Screenshot) News
Uncle of Stephen Miller: Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Is What Happens When Hate Is Legitimized
"Mr. Trump has made it his policy to vilify and dehumanize Hispanics, Muslims, nonwhites, calling them subhuman animals that are infesting our country like so many insects or rats."
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'Despicable': Trump DOJ Argues to Supreme Court It's Not Discrimination to Fire Transgender People Just for Being Transgender
"They fear us but they cannot erase us. They cannot defeat us. We will fight."
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