Posts tagged "racial discrimination"

Woman Sets Fire To Yoga Studio, Can’t Stop Grinning About It

This super enthused arsonist yogi, why you should consider using the female condom, and more in Today's Lady News...
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 26, 2015

Macy’s To Pay $650K Settlement Over Racial Profiling

The New York Attorney General's office announced this week it has found "loss prevention officers" at Macy's department store to have followed Black and Latino customers more often than white patrons. In response to these findings, Macy's has agreed to a pay a $650,000 settlement, hire an independent monitor, and release an anti-racial profiling memorandum…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 20, 2014

Judge Dismisses Racial Discrimination Suit Against “The Bachelor”

A Tennessee judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by two black men who were suing ABC over alleged racial discrimination on "The Bachelor," essentially deciding that casting is protected by the First Amendment. ABC has denied their practices are discriminatory, despite the fact its crop of "Bachelor" bros are the whitest crop of…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 17, 2012

L’Oreal Sued. Because You’re Not Worth It?

Sacre bleu! L’Oreal has been found guilty of racial discrimination. The French high court, La Cour de Cassation, slapped the make-up giant with the guilty sticker after it was revealed that L’Oreal and the recruitment agency Adecco planned on using only white women as staff to sell their Garnier Fructis Style hair care…
By: Daniela Guernica / June 25, 2009