# discrimination - Today’s News
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# discrimination - Thursday 21 January, 2016
The men were ejected from a flight Toronto to New York last month, allegedly because the pilot was “uneasy” about them.
# discrimination - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
An Equality Tribunal found that the woman had been discriminated against on grounds of her gender and family situation by her employer, the National Cancer Registry Board.
# discrimination - Monday 18 January, 2016
The men were travelling from Toronto to New York.
# discrimination - Saturday 12 December, 2015
Profiles using names like Kristen and Brad had an easier time booking accommodation than profiles using names like Tamika and Jamal.
# discrimination - Friday 4 December, 2015
“I dare you to f**king fight me, son…I just came from Iraq and I’m not scared of none of y’all.”
# discrimination - Thursday 29 October, 2015
The shocking allegation comes just five months after the country legalised marriage for homosexual couples.
# discrimination - Sunday 25 October, 2015
The complainant had been asked to provide legal evidence of his custody rights.
# discrimination - Saturday 26 September, 2015
The company claimed there was no suitable alternative work for her.
# discrimination - Sunday 23 August, 2015
‘She called me handicapped and spat in my face’: Abuse faced by Irish people with intellectual disabilities
Workshops are being held in Dublin to help people with intellectual disabilities deal with bullying behaviour.
# discrimination - Thursday 13 August, 2015
Families in emergency accommodation were issued with strict rules restricting their access to hotel facilities.
# discrimination - Friday 17 July, 2015
Minimum-wage employee who was working 70 hour weeks while heavily pregnant receives €55,000 in compensation
Polish national Ewelina Gacek has won her case against €uro 50 store at the Equality Tribunal.
# discrimination - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
# discrimination - Monday 6 July, 2015
A study by the Immigrant Council of Ireland has led to calls for a better complaints system for migrants who experience discrimination at the hands of public officials.
# discrimination - Friday 19 June, 2015
The employee says the insurance company said ‘bring it on’ when she said she would go to the Equality Tribunal.
# discrimination - Monday 1 June, 2015
Samantha Elauf, then 17, was rejected because her headscarf didn’t fit with the company’s “look policy”.
# discrimination - Thursday 28 May, 2015
The McCarthur family said they came to the decision after consulting legal advisers.
# discrimination - Friday 22 May, 2015
The company doesn’t want any more controversy.
# discrimination - Monday 18 May, 2015
JD Wetherspoon had denied any wrongdoing.
# discrimination - Wednesday 6 May, 2015
Non-nationals and certain ethnicities are reporting worrying (and varying) levels of employer bias, and apparently the recession has nothing to do with it.
# discrimination - Friday 17 April, 2015
Agnieszka Sobczyk has been awarded €10,000 in compensation after being fired.
# discrimination - Thursday 16 April, 2015
This would put Irish schools out of business, WHAT.
# discrimination - Monday 30 March, 2015
Apple CEO Tim Cook has hit out at religious freedom laws.
# discrimination - Saturday 14 March, 2015
The issue has been a major topic of debate in Germany.
# discrimination - Friday 20 February, 2015
The Equality Tribunal said that the majority of staff in fast food are not Irish.
# discrimination - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The Small Firms Association wants an end to ‘discrimination’ against the self-employed.
# discrimination - Monday 19 January, 2015
The teacher was awarded €54,000 for discrimination after she applied for the job as school principal.
# discrimination - Thursday 11 December, 2014
Francis Timmons proposed the motion, describing it as “one of Ireland’s biggest human rights issues”.
# discrimination - Thursday 30 October, 2014
Aodhán Ó’Ríordáin has promised to amend Section 37.
# discrimination - Monday 20 October, 2014
Hours and pay were cut “without warning” because the woman was the only non-Irish worker, tribunal told.
# discrimination - Friday 26 September, 2014
The private lives of teachers and health workers should never be used against them, writes Senator Ivana Bacik.
# discrimination - Monday 15 September, 2014
In a separate case, the HSE was found not to have discriminated against a young man with a number of health issues.
# discrimination - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
Labour TD Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he will be working on the amendment in the coming months.
# discrimination - Saturday 16 August, 2014
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager has led to rallies, protests and rioting in the town.
# discrimination - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The man was told by the council he could not talk about his religion with his colleagues or members of the public after a number of complaints.
# discrimination - Monday 14 July, 2014
Oxfam said that the Eurozone’s GDP would increase by 13% if women’s paid employment rates were the same.
# discrimination - Thursday 10 July, 2014
An amendment to the Employment Equality Act will prevent religious-run hospitals and schools from dismissing employees for being a lone parent, a divorcee, or LGBT – but not for being an atheist.
# discrimination - Saturday 28 June, 2014
Labour Senator Ivana Bacik says she is “delighted” that on Dublin Pride day the Government will move on her bill.
# discrimination - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
73 per cent were “unlikely to employ someone” who had a lot of tattoos.
# discrimination - Monday 5 May, 2014
The Crocus Project is is run by the Holocaust Education Trust Ireland (HETI) and aims to teach children about the consequences of discrimination.
# discrimination - Friday 2 May, 2014
Our group uncovered ethnic profiling by police and discrimination against minority groups in Russia. So Putin’s “foreign agent” law was applied to take us down.