Discrimination

07.10.17
In astronomy, women of color face the most discrimination
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In astronomy, women of color face the most discrimination

Almost half of women of color report bias, harassment and assault in the planetary sciences.

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06.02.17
Study suggests Airbnb hosts are unfair to people with disabilities
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Study suggests Airbnb hosts are unfair to people with disabilities

But there are some caveats, including no consideration of instant booking and a lack of peer review.

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03.25.17
Uber CEO linked to escort bar visit that resulted in an HR complaint
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Uber CEO linked to escort bar visit that resulted in an HR complaint

And one of Uber's self-driving Volvo SUVs has overturned in an accident.

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01.18.17
Oracle faces Labor Department lawsuit over job discrimination
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Oracle faces Labor Department lawsuit over job discrimination

It allegedly pays white men more, and favors Asian workers for technical roles.

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11.29.16
Facebook runs afoul of German hate speech laws
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Facebook runs afoul of German hate speech laws

It's part of the social network's ongoing problem with discriminatory content.

By C. Low,   11.29.16
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11.11.16
Facebook disables 'ethnic affinity' ads for housing, jobs
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Facebook disables 'ethnic affinity' ads for housing, jobs

The Congressional Black Caucus said the policy violated the Fair Housing Act.

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