discrimination

housing

Trump Wants to Give Landlords Even More Power Over People With Criminal Records

A new proposed rule takes away renters' ability to sue landlords in some cases.
Morgan Baskin
9.9.19
labor

Google Employee Writes Memo About ‘The Burden of Being Black at Google’

“Over the last 5 years I’ve heard co-workers spew hateful words about immigrants, boast unabashedly about gentrifying neighborhoods, mockingly imitate people who speak different languages, reject candidates of color without evidence because of ‘fit.’"
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.16.19
LGBTQ

South Korean Military’s Anti-LGBTQ Law Fosters a Culture of Abuse

Amnesty International’s new report reveals disturbing evidence of violence and bullying towards gay and trans soldiers.
Meera Navlakha
7.14.19
Ask A Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer: Can Hotels Really Deny Entrance to Rappers?

Meek Mill was recently turned away from a hotel in Vegas, and plans to sue. We asked a lawyer whether he has a case.
Jessica Meiselman
5.30.19
News

An Indonesian Police Officer Has Been Fired For Being Gay

The former policeman, who had been in the job for a decade, has filed a complaint to the National Human Rights Commission.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
5.20.19
News

India Just Abolished a 157-Year-Old Law Banning Gay Sex

“Criminalizing carnal intercourse is irrational, arbitrary and manifestly unconstitutional."
Tim Hume
9.6.18
Noisey News

Musicians Are Poorer and More Abused Than Regular People, Survey Says

A new report sheds stark light on income, discrimination, harassment, mental health, and other challenges facing musicians in the US.
Andrea Domanick
6.27.18
Australia Today

Thai Airways Bans Oversize Passengers and New Parents From Business Class

The airline says barred passengers will have no choice but to sit in economy on its new planes.
Millie Roberts
3.21.18
Dating

What It's Like to Date When You're HIV Positive

It's not as bad as I thought.
Amahl S. Azwar
3.14.18
RACISM

Why Montreal Was a Hotbed for Neo-Nazis in the 90s

Photographer who documented the scene decades ago sees parallels with today
Brigitte Noël
1.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Queensland Is Making Driver’s Licenses Gender Neutral

The decision was made to address possible discrimination, but it’s not without its faults.
VICE Staff
1.12.18
disability

The Mild Eugenic Undertones of Asking 'What's Wrong With You?'

This time, it's a baby boomer asking in 7/11. He's pointing to my leg braces.
Alistair Baldwin
10.3.17
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