sexual discrimination :
- n discrimination (usually in employment) that excludes one sex (usually women) to the benefit of the other sex
News & Articles
- U.S. celebrity chef explains use of racial epithet in deposition
(Reuters) - U.S. celebrity chef Paula Deen, known for her high-calorie Southern cooking, admitted in a deposition that surfaced on Wednesday that she has used racial slurs but her attorney says she does not tolerate prejudice. A former employee of Paula Deen Enterprises, Lisa Jackson, is suing Deen and her brother Earl "Bubba" Hiers for racial and sexual discrimination in the work place, and the ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Deen says she used slur but doesn't tolerate hate
Celebrity cook Paula Deen says she has used racial slurs in the past but insists she and her brother, who are accused of racial and sexual discrimination in a lawsuit by a former manager of their restaurant, don't tolerate hateful behavior.
June 20, 2013 - CBS 46 News Atlanta
- Newton PD facing gender discrimination claims from employees
A series of sexual discrimination complaints have been filed against the Newton Police Department since November, raising questions about the ability of female police officers to rise through the ranks and the treatment of female civilian employees.
June 18, 2013 - Newton Tab