discrimination

Roland Martin talked with Dr. Niaz Kasravi of the NAACP about the big setback just dealt those who oppose New York City’s stop and frisk…

I told you yesterday about a Baltimore woman who was fired because of her blonde highlights. Now, another black woman is facing similar discrimination because of the way she wears her hair. Ashley Davis, said a change in her company’s policy now requires her to cut off her dreadlocks. “I’ve only been there for two months, and […]

  *Less than 24 hours after the news that Barneys and the New York Police Department are being sued for discrimination by 19-year-old college student…

Farryn Johnson (pictured) has filed a racial discrimination complaint with the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights against the popular eatery chain, Hooters. The former waitress, who worked…

What’s in a name? Centuries of racism, some say. Today on “NewsOne Now,” Roland Martin spoke with sports writer Roy S. Johnson about the controversy…

Patricia Banks was the first black woman to sue the commercial flight industry for discrimination. While Ruth Carol Taylor was the first attendant hired in…

  *An undisclosed settlement has been reached in the discrimination suit against Paula Deen and her brother, Earl “Bubba” Hiers and the case was dismissed…

  *On Monday, internet media personality B. Scott and his attorney, Waukeen McCoy, went on “MSNBC Live” to discuss his discrimination lawsuit against BET and…

Television and internet media personality B. Scott has spoken publicly about his lawsuit against BET for the first time. The lawsuit stems from the host, who was born male and identifies himself as ‘gender nonconforming’ being “yanked off the telecast” at the 2013 BET Awards and told his outfit was “unacceptable from head to toe”. […]

  (CNN) — A federal judge has dismissed the racial discrimination claims in a lawsuit filed by a former employee against Paula Deen, the celebrity…

TMZ reports that B. Scott is suing BET, claiming the network to be embarrassed and humiliated by the network. B. Scott, an openly transgender person, claims in a lawsuit that after being hired to be the Style Sage Correspondent for the 2013 BET Awards. Scott states that after the first segment of the BET Awards, […]

Kelly Price was on her way to Mobile, Alabama to perform for her fans at the Funk Fest but her trip started off on the wrong foot when she encountered a rather rude United Airlines employee named Stephanie. Suffice to say, Kelly wasn’t feeling the 2nd Class treatment she got at the gate when it […]