Author: Edna Silva

Fair Housing and the EEO

Fair housing is a law that hinders discrimination in areas concerning selling and renting of properties based on race, color, or religion. The bill was a subject of intense debate in the Senate, which was passed by the majority of the housing representatives a few days after the death of Martin Luther King Jr. The […]

Discrimination in the Workplace

Employment discrimination is a situation whereby an employee is treated differently due to a protected class such as religion, race, nationality, gender, disability, sexual orientation, past criminal convictions, pregnancy, and age. Some of these discriminations are; being given harder jobs due to your race, being given fewer hours to complete a lot of work, and […]