Category Archives: Discrimination

How Richmond is addressing the debate over Confederate monuments 1 year after Charlottesville

By Meghan Keneally of ABC News On Richmond’s distinguished Monument Avenue, a statue of Robert E. Lee and his horse stand triumphant, just one of the many Civil War monuments erected in what was once the capital of the Confederacy. … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Discrimination, Racism, United States

What Nelson Mandela Lost

The South African freedom fighter’s letters from prison remind us that the separation of families is the ultimate expression of state power. By Professor Tayari Jones of Emory University and published by the New York Times Some time ago, the … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Nelson Mandela, New York Times, Racism

Gender discrimination comes in many forms for today’s working women

By Kim Parker and Cary Funk of Pew Research About four-in-ten working women (42%) in the United States say they have faced discrimination on the job because of their gender. They report a broad array of personal experiences, ranging from … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, Pew Research, United States, Women