NAACP Cautions Black Passengers About Flying With American AirlinesThe civil rights organization has issued a national travel advisory to alert travelers, especially African Americans.
Former Cast Member Accuses Second City Of Racial DiscriminationScott Morehead, who is white, claims he experienced a series of racial slurs from cast member Aasia Bullock, an African American.
Report Accuses Auto Insurers Of Racial DiscriminationTwo Illinois lawmakers are joining those accusing the insurance industry of racial discrimination when it comes to selling auto insurance.
Metra Faces Lawsuit Of Racial Discrimination Against EmployeesA group of African-American Metra police officers are suing the transit agency.
Black Workers Accuse Chicago Area Temp Agency Of Favoring HispanicsThe lawsuit, filed Tuesday in federal court in Chicago, claimed Deerfield-based MVP Staffing denied jobs to African-American applicants.
U Of I Asks Judge To Dismiss Players' Racial Discrimination LawsuitIn the motion filed Tuesday, the university argues that the sovereign immunity that prevents the state from being sued in federal court also covers the state university. The university also argues that the plaintiffs have not provided proof of the racial discrimination they allege.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Announces Plan To Fight Racial IntoleranceA fraternity under fire after a racist chant by University of Oklahoma students went viral has announced plans to address racial intolerance.
Professors To Be Honored For Study Of Traffic Stop DisparitiesDr. Steven Maynard-Moody said he and his fellow researchers found no racial bias in normal traffic stops -- in which the sole reason a driver is pulled over is an actual traffic violation -- but they did find tremendous bias in so-called “investigatory traffic stops.”
Railroad Worker Files Suit Claiming Co-Workers Taunted Him, Cut His DreadlocksFor years, an Indiana man says he endured discrimination and harassment in his work place by white co-workers.
Government Sues Rizza Cadillac For Harassment Of Arab And Muslim Workers Arab and Muslim employees of Rizza Cadillac were subjected to harassment and offensive slurs, such as “terrorist,” the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Wednesday in filing a lawsuit against the Tinley Park dealership.
Black Security Guard Accuses Christ Hospital Of RacismA current security officer and a former one filed a lawsuit Tuesday, alleging various forms of racism toward African-American employees at the public safety department of Advocate Christ Medical Center.
Feds Investigating East Aurora Schools For Racial BullyingIt's a case of racial discrimination you don't see every day. Allegations of bullying in East Aurora have caught the attention of federal investigators from the Department of Education. Dorothy Tucker reports.