# discrimination - Today’s News
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# 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.
Though gardaí are often under pressure to make quick decisions, Shatter said any kind of discriminatory profiling is totally unacceptable.
# discrimination - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
Female CEO are more likely to be fired, according to a new report. Let’s look at the possible reasons for this finding.
# discrimination - Monday 28 April, 2014
# discrimination - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
The Council urged politicians to stand collectively in solidarity with the minister against all forms of religious abuse or intolerance.
# discrimination - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
The Equality Tribunal said Lisa Mullen was subjected to a “range of unlawful treatment and comments” by her employer.
# discrimination - Sunday 2 March, 2014
Over half of the reports have been classed as serious criminal offences.
# discrimination - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
The Equality Tribunal ordered the Gaelscoil to pay his parents €750.
# discrimination - Friday 7 February, 2014
In an interview with Channel 4 this evening, the drag queen said it was painful to be told his relationships were worth less.
# discrimination - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
“Immigration officials laughed at us.”
I’m happy with who I am and I love this country – but I am not happy with how I get treated for how I live my life, writes Christopher Chong.
The EU parliament has proposed a plan to fight discrimination but member states’ laws will be respected.
# discrimination - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
The Christian Brothers school in Clonmel gives priority to students whose fathers were past pupils – and it’s being argued that this is discriminatory against Travellers.
# discrimination - Monday 20 January, 2014
The woman claimed she was discriminated against by her employer after being racially abused by a customer.
# discrimination - Saturday 18 January, 2014
Plus: How many Irish people used Swiss euthanasia clinic Dignitas last year?
# discrimination - Friday 17 January, 2014
One of the women says that the refusal to attend the suicide awareness charity event was ‘devastating’.
# discrimination - Sunday 15 December, 2013
In one of the cases involved, a woman who was travelling to her son’s funeral was not allowed to fly because she was unaccompanied.