Black Former Franchise Owners File Discrimination Lawsuit Against McDonald'sAccording to the lawsuit, McDonald’s steered Black franchisees to stores in inner-city neighborhoods with lower sales volumes and higher security and insurance costs.
African American Staff, Students Call Pilsen School 'Toxic' With Charges Of Discrimination"For me, it's for the kids. That shouldn't be accepted at any place."
A Jury Awarded $20 Million To A Police Officer Who Said He Was Told To Tone Down His 'Gayness'"The command staff has a problem with your sexuality," a member of the St. Louis County Board of Police Commissioners allegedly told the officer.
Facebook Charged With Housing Discrimination By HUDHUD said that Facebook is allowing advertisers to exclude people based on their neighborhood by drawing a red line around those neighborhoods on a map and giving advertisers the option of showing ads only to men or only to women.
Illinois Officer Claims Pregnancy Discrimination For A 2nd TimeJennifer Panattoni claims the Frankfort Police Department refused to assign her to non-patrol duties or provide a protective vest that covered her growing belly.
Justice Department Sides With Asian-Americans Suing Harvard Over Admissions PolicyBoth sides have an eye toward the Supreme Court, which first allowed for racial affirmative action in a landmark 1978 case.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Gay Couple Asked To Give Up Seats For Straight CoupleAlaska Airlines is apologizing, after a straight couple got preferential treatment over a gay couple when a seat on a New York-to-Los Angeles flight was double-booked.
Blue Island Restaurant Owner Claims Business Was Closed Due To City Discrimination A South suburban businessman believes his restaurant is being shut down and forced out of Blue Island because his customers are black.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
School Apologizes For 'Most Likely To Bomb The U.S.' Yearbook SuperlativeMuslim student at Arizona school voted 'Most Likely to Bomb the U.S.' in yearbook
White Student Calls Police On Black Student Napping In Common RoomA black Yale grad student was interrogated by campus police officers after a white student found her sleeping in a common room of their dorm.
Former Chicago Police Commander Suing The City Over Demotion, DiscriminationA demoted Chicago police commander who was acquitted of charges that he shoved a gun down the throat of a suspect is suing the city.
EEOC: Rosebud Restaurants Will Pay $1.9M; Recruit And Hire BlacksRosebud Restaurants will pay nearly $2 million for refusing to recruit and hire black employees, and allowing managers to use slurs to refer to blacks.
Forrest Claypool Says Rauner Administration Treatment To CPS Is DiscriminatoryChicago Public Schools Chief Forrest Claypool said he is not holding his breath for help from Springfield to keep city schools open, but he is confident they will keep going.