discrimination

labor

Google Employee Writes Memo About 'The Burden of Being Black at Google'

“Over the last five years I've heard co-workers spew hateful words about immigrants, boast unabashedly about gentrifying neighbourhoods, mockingly imitate people who speak different languages, reject candidates of colour without evidence because of 'fit'.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.16.19
labor

Google Employee Alleges Discrimination Against Pregnant Women in Viral Memo

The memo, titled "I'm Not Returning to Google After Maternity Leave, and Here is Why," has been read by more than 10,000 employees at the company.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
Jason Koebler
8.6.19
Hospitality

New Website Will Help Hospitality Staff Speak Out Against Abuse

Hospitality Speaks will give chefs, waitstaff, and bartenders a platform to anonymously publish their experiences online.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.31.19
Pay Gap

Plus-Size People Reveal How They're Discriminated Against at Work

It seems the gender pay gap comes with an added weight limit.
Gina Tonic
11.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Clerk Called the Cops on a Kid Buying Candy for Being 'Black' and 'Arrogant'

"The first thing that popped in my mind absolutely was just discrimination."
Drew Schwartz
8.10.18
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
6.28.18
LGBTQ

When Being Queer Means You Don’t Fit Your Job’s ‘Aesthetic’

I can tell you first-hand that the service industry is still a stagnant, writhing shit-hole of sexist, discriminatory behaviour.
Lori Fox
5.24.18
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
Photography

Documenting the Diverse Stories of Muslims Throughout the UK

We spoke to the photographer behind a new project, "Reclaiming Muslim".
Salma Haidrani
2.15.18
bars

NYC Dive Bar Says It Will Kick Out Anyone Who Uses the Word 'Literally'

This is, like, literally discrimination.
Mayukh Sen
1.25.18
Bullying

The UK's 'Last Acceptable Form of Racism' Isn't Going Away

Schools need to do more to combat the bullying of kids from Gypsy, Roma and Traveller families.
Emily Goddard
11.23.17
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