Category Archives: Workplace Discrimination

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What Do You Think of The Recent Allegations Against Fox News?

Fox news is facing a string of racial and sexual harassment claims from former and current employees. What do you think of their company culture?

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What Is the “Glass Ceiling” and How Do You Know If You’re Under It?

The glass ceiling is a workplace discrimination term representing an imaginary barrier used to hold down women and minorities under it, limiting their advancement to the top of the ladder. It encompasses entrenched attitudes about what type of people should have the “top” jobs at the company, ambiguous qualifications for promotions that may have conscious or subconscious biases wrapped up in them, and a lack of networking/mentoring opportunities for women, people of color, and LGBT. Many people are trapped under this ceiling and may not even know it. Pay is still not equal amongst races and genders in this country. Keep reading below for tips on how to start blowing the whistle if you think a glass ceiling exists at your company. Document Your Case Follow your company’s policy for submitting complaints, and write a detailed report to file with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The EEOC’s website…
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Employees of New Tech Companies May Still be Subject to Workplace Discrimination

New “startup” tech companies have become more common in recent years, and offer different incentives and policies to draw in young and progressive workers. Being a diverse, cultured workplace, with healthy food, green policies, kegs of beer, and ping-pong tables are designed to bring in a certain kind of educated, young clientele that have had enough of workplace discrimination. Although these companies are trying to abandon the image of a typical, boring workplace that has connotations of sexism and discrimination of previous generations, the fact is, discrimination and harassment still happen every day. Recently, allegations of large-scale pay discrimination towards women by tech giant Google have come out, and Tesla, a fast-growing electric car company, has received allegations of race discrimination from an employee. Don’t wait to file your claim if you have been affected, below are some tips for how to report a discrimination claim. How to Report Discrimination…
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