Posts tagged "EEOC"

Obama Appoints First Transgender to Office & Other LBGT's

Obama Appoints First Transgender to Office & Other LBGT's
Amanda Simpson   President Obama has made history with his appointment of 150 LBGT (lesbian, gay, transgender & gay) employees breaking former President Clinton’s record of 140 appointees and more than the combined number of both Clinton and George W. Bush.  The appointments were celebrated by the LBGT groups, but fell short of their expectations.... Read more »

Sexual Harassment in the Work Place: Is it still happening?

Sexual Harassment in the Work Place: Is it still happening?
Sexual harassment in the workplace for employees is still a reality for many companies in the United States.  The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) describes sexual harassment as a form of gender discrimation that is in violation of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.    In 1998, the U.S. Supreme Court made... Read more »