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The NBA Sets a Phenomenal Example of Gender Equality for Fans

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NBA Joins Advocates of Women’s Empowerment to Embrace Gender Equality Throughout the past two seasons, the National Basketball Association has teamed up with Lean In, an organization that changes lives through peer support circles. The unity between the NBA and Lean In displays an admirable approach to gender equality through forming healthy relationships with women…. Read more »

Long Island Principal Proves Misogyny with Hate Tweets

Long Island, NY – A group of teachers at a Long Island charter school has filed suit against the principal accusing him of misogyny and bias. According to the court documents, Raymond Ankrum unleashed a series of tweets on the popular social media site Twitter expressing his opinions of gays, older people, and light-skinned black… Read more »

Women at Chipotle Say they Were Fired Because of their Gender

After giving birth to twins and losing one of her babies, a new mother returned to work from maternity leave while the remaining baby was still in the hospital.  She was fired a short time later.  Another female worker was fired even though she was previously rewarded with job promotions and honorable assessments of her… Read more »

Inmate Having Sex with Female Guards Sues Jail for Sexual Harassment

A Washington County Jail inmate is planning to sue two prison guards he had sex with, for sexual harassment.  Prison guards, Jill Curry and Brett Robinson would release Jeng-Li Delgado-Galban from his jail cell to go into a supply closet and have sex with him. This was not a ménage a trois however; because neither woman… Read more »

American Airlines Faces $9 Million Dollar Race Discrimination Suit

Four men that had traveled to Toronto in December are accusing American Airlines of racial profiling them as Muslims.  The men who were from Brighton Beach, Brooklyn claim they were ejected from a flight departing from Toronto to New York. The four men were amidst six –all friends who made arrangements to travel together. Two… Read more »

“Women Love Me” Says Famous Yoga Mogul Accused of Sexual Harassment

“Women like me. Women love me, so if I really wanted to involve the women, I don’t have to assault the women,” said yoga guru, Bikram Choudhury as he gave an interview with CNN in April.  Choudhury, 69, is a famous Indian yoga teacher and inventor of Bikram Yoga, a unique variation of traditional yoga… Read more »

Are people living with Diseases like Cancer or AIDS (HIV) protected by the ADA?

Yes. People with Cancer, AIDS or certain other life altering diseases can have long-term disabilities that make it hard to work or get around. What is the ADA’s Definition of Disability? Under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 an individual has a “disability” if he or she has a physical or mental impairment that… Read more »

Former Employee Files Sexual Harassment Suit Against Greyhound

New York City, Philadelphia and New Jersey Sexual Harassment Attorneys Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – a former employee of Greyhound says that she was constantly harassed by management and a co-worker and in an attempt to hide the negligence on their part, she was wrongfully terminated. On November 16, Dorriea M. Lee filed a lawsuit against the… Read more »

7 Ways Sexual Harassment Can Harm Your Health | Sexism in NY-NJ-PA

Just about everyone is familiar with what sexual harassment is; whether it be requests or advances that are sexual in nature; physical or verbal harassment; or even offensive remarks about a person’s gender. But did you know sexual harassment is also bad for your health? There are quite of bit of misconceptions and assumptions concerning… Read more »