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Idaho Professor Fired After Showing LGBT Support on Facebook

Idaho Professor Fired After Showing LGBT Support on Facebook

Jul 19
A former Brigham Young University-Idaho professor says she was fired after posting a critical view of the Mormon church's policies against same-sex couples on Facebook.

UK Man Claps Back at Bosses Who Told Him to Remove Makeup

UK Man Claps Back at Bosses Who Told Him to Remove Makeup

Jul 14
A 20-year-old man from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England was told by his employer to remove his makeup while at work. But his response to his boss has the Internet rolling over in laughter.

Sleeveless in Speakers' Lobby? House May Update Dress Code

Sleeveless in Speakers' Lobby? House May Update Dress Code

By Donna Cassata | Jul 14
Sleeveless in the Speakers' Lobby? It just might happen in the hidebound House.

Man Alleges in Lawsuit He was Fired Because He's Gay

Man Alleges in Lawsuit He was Fired Because He's Gay

Jul 11
A former administrator at a long-term care facility for veterans has filed a federal lawsuit against the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, claiming he was fired because he is gay.

Silicon Valley Taking Heat Over Sexual Harassment

Silicon Valley Taking Heat Over Sexual Harassment

By Barbara Ortutay | Jul 3
Sexism in Silicon Valley may be coming in for a reckoning, prompted by women coming forward with stories of sexual harassment by industry bigshots. Apologies, resignations and self-reflection have followed

Can't Wear Shorts to Work? Wear a Dress

Can't Wear Shorts to Work? Wear a Dress

Jun 23
When a heat wave hit England this week, an office worker decided to beat the heat by wearing shorts to work, only to be sent home.

NYC Waiter Says He was Fired from Trendy Restaurant Over HIV Status, Sues

NYC Waiter Says He was Fired from Trendy Restaurant Over HIV Status, Sues

May 23
A waiter who worked at a trendy restaurant in New York City's Chelsea neighborhood said he was fired because he's HIV-positive. He is now suing the eatery for unspecified damages.

Athletic Director Says Complaints Led to Iowa Coach's Firing

Athletic Director Says Complaints Led to Iowa Coach's Firing

By Luke Meredith | Apr 25
University of Iowa athletic director Gary Barta said Monday that three rounds of complaints from parents and field hockey players prompted an investigation into the program that ultimately led to the firing of coach Tracey Griesbaum in 2014.

NOW Tells Fox Board: It's Time to End Culture of Sexual Harassment

NOW Tells Fox Board: It's Time to End Culture of Sexual Harassment

Apr 20
On April 20 at 11 a.m., NOW NYC and UltraViolet team up to protest Fox Board of Directors, to let them know that it is time to end the rampant culture of sexual harassment at the network.

Gay Officer Returning to Police Force After Settling Lawsuit

Gay Officer Returning to Police Force After Settling Lawsuit

Apr 19
A gay New Jersey police officer who claimed he was fired because of his sexual orientation will soon be reinstated to the force.

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