Post Tagged with: "discrimination"

Salvation Army Still H8s: Leaked Documents Prove Pro-LGBT PR Campaign Is BS

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Ding-Ding, H8-H8! Don’t believe the hype. The Salvation Army still discriminates against the LGBT community. See article for alternate charities.

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Chinese Villagers Vote To Banish Little Boy Who Tested Positive For HIV

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More than 200 Chinese villagers signed a petition to banish eight-year-old Kun Kun, who tested positive for HIV.

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Dave Chappelle Recounts The Time A Police Officer Put Him In Chokehold On His Own Movie Set

Dave Chappelle Recounts The Time A Police Officer Put Him In Chokehold On His Own Movie Set

Dave Chappelle’s retelling of the time a police officer began choking him on the set of his own movie is devastating, yet powerful.

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NYC Luxury Building Installs ‘Poor Fences’ To Separate Middle-Income Renters From Wealthier Residents

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This high rise found an awful way to separate residents by income.

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Terrifying Law Turns Michigan Into A Theocracy — The Christian Right Is Coming For Your State Next

Terrifying Law Turns Michigan Into A Theocracy — The Christian Right Is Coming For Your State Next

The battle for America is on. Those citizens who want to live in a democracy, will have to fight for it.

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Pregnant Woman Sues Tech Company That Fired Her For Peeing Too Much

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According to male managers, her frequent restroom use was “stealing from the company.”

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Pat Robertson On Ferguson: Police Abuse Of Blacks Is ‘Thing Of The Past’ (VIDEO)

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Maybe Robertson should try pulling his head out before speaking. That might help…

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Two-Finger ‘Virginity Test’ Required To Become Police Woman In Indonesia (VIDEO)

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Women in Indonesia are fighting back against this humiliating, discriminatory and grotesquely unnecessary practice!

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Woman Awarded $186 Million After AutoZone Fires Her For Getting Pregnant

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Autozone Vice President: “What are we running here, a boutique? Get rid of those women.”

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Post-Election Survey Reveals Only Fox News Viewers Are Exceedingly Worried About Voter Fraud

Post-Election Survey Reveals Only Fox News Viewers Are Exceedingly Worried About Voter Fraud

A post-election survey reveals that the only people who consider voter fraud more of an issue than voter disenfranchisement are Fox News viewers and white people.

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Texas Lawmaker Wants Constitutional Amendment Allowing Discrimination Of LGBT

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Are civil rights or religious freedom more important? When the two butt heads, which should prevail?

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New York Forbids Wedding Venues From Discriminating Against Same-Sex Couples

The New York Division of Human Rights has declared that it is unlawful to discriminate against same- sex couples in the renting of wedding venues. Religious conservatives will have a fit. 

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The New York Division of Human Rights has declared that it is unlawful to discriminate against same-sex couples in the renting of wedding venues. Religious conservatives will have a fit.

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Gay Community Comes To The Aid Of Anti-Gay Bakery Owners

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In a surprising turn of events, a gay rights activist and members of the LGBT community are contributing funds to help a couple who was fined more than $150,000 for violating the civil rights of a gay couple last year.

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VIDEO: Israelis Chant “N*ggers Go Home” Carrying ISIS-Style Flags At Anti-African Rally

Jewish Israelis with ISIS-style flags, chanting “niggers go home” at an anti-African rally in Tel Aviv on October 5.

Simply horrifying.

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NYPD: Black Teens Must Stay Out Of Predominantly White Neighborhood Unless Doing Something Productive

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The New York Police Department reportedly told a group of black teenagers that they were not welcome to walk through a predominately white neighborhood unless they could prove that they were being productive members of society.

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Conservative Gun Range Owner Bans American Muslims From Practicing Their Own Second Amendment Rights

Conservative Gun Range Owner Bans American Muslims From Practicing Their Own Second Amendment Rights

Once again, conservatives have proved just how hypocritical they are when it comes to religious liberty and gun rights.

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Female Florida Democrat Gets Fired By Corporate Employer For Challenging The Republican They Support

Female Florida Democrat Gets Fired By Corporate Employer For Challenging The Republican They Support

Marriot Vacations Worldwide supports the GOP candidate and even donated $1,000 to his campaign. What did they give Janer? A pink slip. Why? Because she’s a Democrat who refused to drop out of the race like her employer demanded.

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‘Known Racist’ Store Owner Refuses To Serve Blacks, Hispanics, ‘Trashy’ White People

King's Liquor Store in Swedesboro, New Jersey. Screen Capture: Fox29

According to Swedesboro, New Jersey Mayor, Tom Fromm, the racist owner of a local liquor store has become an embarrassment to the entire town. Mario Falciani, owner of King’s Liquor store, has a pile of discrimination complaints stacked up against him, for a long list of disturbingly racist behaviors. Complaints […]

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Black Man Still Locked Up 34 Years After Sentence Commuted In Texas

“There is no evidence that Hartfield has suffered any anxiety relating to his pretrial detention."

Is it alright for a man to languish in jail for 34 years without being convicted? Clearly the answer is “no.” We all have the right to a speedy trial. Correct? Unfortunately that is wrong – at least for Jerry Hartfield. Only in Texas. And only to a black man. […]

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Justice Department Attorney And Presidential Appointee Racially Profiled In White Detroit Suburb

Talbots has a lot of explaining to do after having Grosse Pointe police racially profile well known black Justice Department attorney Portia Roberson.
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Talbots has a lot of explaining to do after having Grosse Pointe police racially profile well known black Justice Department attorney Portia Roberson.

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