racial discrimination

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Synonyms for racial discrimination

discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race

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King, who works for AT&T President, Aaron Slator, suffered continuous racial discrimination throughout her employment with AT&T, along with the only other African-American female executive assistant (who no longer works for AT&T) who also worked in Mr.
Nationally you've seen a series of stories regarding instances of racial discrimination or racially motivated on goings on college campuses and universities," Martinez Fischer said.
Meanwhile, the ethnic minority groups in Australia welcomed the Abbott government's turnaround in the proposed amendment to the racial discrimination laws.
The UN General Assembly called on the international community to increase its efforts to eliminate all forms of racial discrimination when it proclaimed the day as a UN Day of observance in 1966.
While CERD praised Cyprus for the legislative and institutional advances enacted since its last examination in 2001, the report attacked Cyprus' actual implementation of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD).
The figures also revealed Cleveland Police sacked the highest number of officers for alleged racial discrimination during this time period compared to other nearby forces.
A number of previous studies have shown that racial discrimination may increase the risk of offending among African-Americans, especially males,' said Callie Burt, an assistant professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University.
The Moroccan diplomat, who presented before the CERD Morocco's 17th and 18th periodic reports on the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, also highlighted the Kingdom's efforts and progress as part of its steadfast commitment to fighting racial discrimination, upholding human dignity and achieving the goals of this Convention.
Lombard, from New Orleans, is suing the company from California on the grounds of alleged racial discrimination, harassment and violations of his human rights between 2005 and 2010.
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination said it ''expresses concern about acts that have discriminatory effects on children's education including.
UN, Jan 22, 2010 (TUR) -- A Turkish scholar has been elected as member to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD).
UN Committee for Elimination of Racial Discrimination (UNCERD) will convene on 10 and 11 August in Geneva to discuss Greece's failure to observe International Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, International Macedonian Human Rights Movement from Toronto and Australian-Macedonian Human Rights Committee from Sydney inform.
Here he reports and interprets the empirical evidence in order to identify and map key practices related to racism, xenophobia, and racial discrimination in the eight countries, and to articulate policy implications and strategies to deal with such practices.
This article provides a close look at and an assessment of the nature of racial discrimination in employment in Canada.
Three decades of action by the United Nations to end racism and racial discrimination contributed to ending apartheid in South Africa in the 1990s; but racism and racial discrimination worldwide continues and is on the increase in scope and intensity.