Trans Employee Sues McDonald’s For ‘Extreme Sexual Harassment,’ Discrimination

A former McDonald’s employee is suing the company and a franchise owner after she says she was sexually harassed and subjected to discrimination on the job because she identifies as transgender.  In a May 25 lawsuit, La’Ray Reed claims her superiors at a McDonald’s in Redford, Michigan, subjected her to “extreme sexual harassment and disparate treatment.” The 25-year-old, […]

Two Black Women Just Sued Fox News For Racial Discrimination

On Tuesday, Fox News was hit with a racial discrimination lawsuit from two black female employees who are accusing a white executive of racial harassment and the network of ignoring their complaints.  Tichaona Brown, a payroll manager, and Tabrese Wright, a payroll coordinator, claim they faced “top-down racial harassment” from comptroller Judith Slater that led […]

Discrimination In The Marketing And Compensation Of Female Athletes In The Age Of Trump

Part 1 – Misogyny and Sexism in Today’s Society In March of 2016, five members of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT) filed a wage discrimination complaint against the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Soccer stars Hope Solo, Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd, Megan Rapinoe, and Rebecca Sauerbrunn […]