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discriminating

dis kri muh nay ting

  • v  recognize or perceive the difference
  • v  treat differently on the basis of sex or race
  • v  distinguish
  • a  showing or indicating careful judgment and discernment especially in matters of taste
    the discriminating eye of the connoisseur
  • s  having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

  • Joshua asks why they let everyone in their bookstore, and Guido promises to be more discriminating: "Tomorrow, we're going to write: 'No Spiders and No Visigoths Allowed'.
  • Last summer a jury in Washington found the EPA guilty of discriminating against her and awarded her $600,000 in damages (since reduced by the judge to $300,000).
  • The executive pen in the Presidential hand decreed: 1) That the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps should be extended one year beginning April 1; 2) that all discriminating .
News & Articles

  • Ky. coal mine settles racial discrimination suit
    A western Kentucky coal mine accused of discriminating against black job applicants has settled a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. River View Coal, a subsidiary of Tulsa, ...
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
  • Coal mine discrimination suit close to resolution
    A lawsuit against a western Kentucky coal mine accused of discriminating against black job applicants appears to be nearing a settlement. River View Coal, a subsidiary of Tulsa, Okla.-based Alliance Resource ...
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
  • Family and Medical Leave Act court case has lesson for employers, employees
    Employers are prohibited from discriminating against employees who take time off under the Family and Medical Leave Act – the federal law that entitles eligible workers to take unpaid, job-protected leave for specified family, medical, and military-related reasons.
    June 13, 2013 - The Wichita Eagle
Quotes

  • John Roberts in Los Angeles Times
    Chief Justice Roberts wrote: "The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race."
  • Manmohan Singh in FOXNews
    No nation, no society, no community can hold its head high and claim to be part of the civilized world if it condones the practice of discriminating against one half of humanity represented by women,Singh said.

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