Discrimination

Lawsuits

Questlove reps respond to fired NBC employees' racial discrimination lawsuit

Questlove

Crime

Philly gets a hotline for hate crimes

Courts

Feds: South Jersey real estate firm fired pregnant employees

Lawsuits

Former manager files civil rights lawsuit against Wawa

Laws

Philly can now temporarily close businesses for violating anti-discrimination laws

Philadelphia City Hall

Legislation

Delaware adopts 'breed bias' law to prevent dog discrimination

LGBTQ

Pennsylvania seeks workaround to protect LGBTQ individuals

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Courts

Pennsylvania transgender woman becomes first in nation to sue under disability law

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Universities

Penn panelist withdraws from Biden cancer forum amid allegations of ethnic discrimination

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Labor

New Jersey AG files complaint over hotel pay for fired female housekeeper

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Legislation

Mayor Kenney signs wage equity bill guarding salary history in Philly

Jim Kenney

Business

Law professors: Comcast 'arrogant,' 'insidious' to oppose wage discrimination bill via First Amendment

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Lawsuits

New Jersey sues Rent-A-Center over manager's alleged slurs

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Education

Suspended Pennsylvania student defends Confederate flag hoodie

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Police

Feds: Philly police discriminated against the deaf

Philadelphia Police Headquarters

Politics

WATCH: Gov. Wolf's office releases PSA stressing inclusion in Pennsylvania

Public Service Announcement

Lawsuits

Lawsuit: Temple fired Baptist housekeeper, but not Muslim co-worker

Temple University

Maps

New Deal era map shows zones of Philly segregation, prosperity

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Government

Philadelphia seeks applications for Mayor's Commission on LGBT Affairs

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Protests

Protesters press Kenney at City Hall during Philadelphia Pride Flag Raising Ceremony

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Courts

Penn student claims racial bias in university's handling of sex assault case

University of Pennsylvania campus

Lawsuits

Lawsuit: Single-sex pool at New Jersey condo association is discriminatory

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Courts

Lawsuit: At Philadelphia urgent care center, white patients seen before blacks

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Courts

Philadelphia School District ordered to pay $2.3 million in federal discrimination suit

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Politics

Pa. congressman trying to make GOP evolve on LGBT rights

Charlie Dent

Politics

Wolf to sign non-discrimination orders for LGBT community

Social Media

Report: Philly among cities with most anti-transgender tweets

Twitter

Discrimination

SXSW apologizes after N.J. Olympian told to remove Muslim hijab

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Politics

Report: Donald Trump courted mobster to Atlantic City casino

Courts

EEOC files one of its first two sexual orientation discrimination lawsuits in Pennsylvania

Investigations

Reports: Bloody meat wrapped in Islamic newspaper left on Mt. Airy porch

Security

Overheard speaking Arabic, Philly pizza shop owner barred from boarding Chicago flight

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Banking

City Council alert: Fifth Third Bank hiked interest rates on minority customers

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Health News

Montco hospital settles with HIV+ patient after discrimination claims

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LGBT

General Assembly reintroduces anti-LGBT-discrimination bill

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Jobs

EEOC: LGBT work discrimination is illegal

Discrimination

American Airlines employees in Philly, D.C. accuse airline of racial discrimination

Schools

Montco school responds to anti-Semitic incident

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Millennials

Report: Millennials are 'racially apathetic'

Racism

Lifestyle

Saks Fifth Avenue denies right to sue for transgender discrimination