# discrimination - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# 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.
# discrimination - Friday 29 November, 2013
The Services Directive prohibits discriminatory conditions based on the nationality or residence of service recipients.
# discrimination - Tuesday 17 September, 2013
The Equality Tribunal has found that the Prison Service did not have “fair and transparent” selection processes in place.
# discrimination - Friday 23 August, 2013
Deen was dropped by the Food Network and other business partners after she said under oath she had used racial slurs in the past.
# discrimination - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
The Employment Equality Tribunal ordered the HSE to pay almost the maximum in compensation to a woman it failed to suitably accommodate.
# discrimination - Sunday 11 August, 2013
iReport.ie has seen 60 reports detailing racism in less than one month, said ENAR Ireland.
# discrimination - Monday 1 July, 2013
The Immigrant Council of Ireland said that the incidents have all been reported to it since the launch of a major awareness campaign.
# discrimination - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
But one judge said that the law is necessary to protect against “second generation” barriers to voting.
# discrimination - Friday 17 May, 2013
Transgender people suffered particularly badly, with 28 per cent saying they had been attacked of threatened because of their sexuality.
# discrimination - Monday 29 April, 2013
On public transport, in offices, on the street and in neighbourhoods: The Immigrant Council of Ireland says the reported incidents of racism has grown significantly.
# discrimination - Friday 19 April, 2013
The Council of Europe report expresses concern about discrimination against Travellers in accessing the labour market.
# discrimination - Monday 11 March, 2013
Madison nightclub in central Dublin says a doorman who refused entry to a wheelchair user has been dismissed.
# discrimination - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
In a survey, both male and female professionals said demanding family commitments was the reason for not taking up the opportunity.
# discrimination - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
GLEN, the Gay & Lesbian Equality network, has welcomed the news.
# discrimination - Saturday 22 December, 2012
And the solution is far more complex than equal-pay legislation – it goes to the roots of our social system.