New absurdities in the use of statistics to find “discrimination.”
Tag Archives: Anti-Discrimination Law
Do Two Half-Victims Make a Whole Case?, Wall Street Journal
Tough test is likely to be thrown out because of “disparate impact.”
Court says redistricting plans can’t put too many blacks in one district.
Labour calls his comments “shocking.”
The Ferguson city manager and municipal judge have resigned.
Local judge is accused of bias.
But the public university did it anyway.
Civil right is “an unfinished project.”
But Holder says protests of police “racism” were justified anyway.
Holder’s Damaging ‘Disparate Impact’ Gambit, National Review
Should police stop enforcing laws that blacks are more likely to break?
Every city in the US may be guilty.
DOJ couldn’t indict Darren Wilson so it went after the whole department.
He agrees with Al Sharpton.
Waitress: Management thought “black people were lazy.”
He called the Civil Rights Act “the nigger bill” when he was with Southerners.
Comcast, Al Sharpton Hit with $20 Billion Racial Discrimination Lawsuit, Hollywood Reporter
Black media group wants to shake down Al Sharpton.
HuffPost tries to defend disparate impact.
28 High-Ranking MPD Officers Could Be Demoted, WREG (Memphis)
Black officers were promoted under to a court order that has now been overturned.
Supreme Court Hears Texas Case That Tests Extent of Civil Rights Doctrine, Christian Science Monitor
Concept of “disparate impact” could be discredited.
A real “dialogue” about race could get you fired.
And its fans love the sign.
Eric Holder has “devoted significant resources” to investigating Darren Wilson.
Racial Quota Punishment, Washington Examiner
Thomas Sowell sees political calculation in all the noise about school suspensions.
Lawsuit says affirmative action holds Asians to higher standards.
Republicans use Voting Rights Act to defend racial gerrymandering.
Profile of Loretta Lynch, Discover the Networks
Pick for Attorney General thinks death penalty has disparate impact.
Black superintendent just established this rule.
He says voter ID laws are “out of step with history.”
Court says the Fair Housing Act does not allow for disparate impact lawsuits.
Civil Rights at School, New York Times
Arne Duncan wants schools to offer advanced courses regardless of student abilities.
3 New York Colleges to Drop Crime Queries for Applicants, New York Times
Asking about felonies disproportionately screens out non-whites.
But only because the election is coming up soon, not because of the law’s merits.
Claims the law even had “a discriminatory purpose.”
“Disparate impact” is under fire.
Are Workplace Personality Tests Fair?, Wall Street Journal
Yet another form of discrimination is discovered.
Court could finally rule on “disparate impact.”
Says Cher wanted fewer dark-skinned dancers on stage.
Justice Department to Open Broad Inquiry into Ferguson Police, Wall Street Journal
Now every member of the 53-man force will be under the microscope.
Judge is Nelva Gonzales Ramos, appointed by Obama.
Black Barista Nilson Dos Santos Finds Work After Being Refused Job at Darlinghurst Cafe, Sydney Morning Herald
A very happy ending for the multi-culties.
Ferguson, Watts and a Dream Deferred, New York Times
Blacks have gotten about as far as they can.
Macy’s to Pay $650,000 to Resolve Bias Inquiry, New York Times
Non-whites claimed they were targeted by security personnel.
From Eric Holder: A Message to the People of Ferguson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
He says “this tragedy can give rise to new understanding.”
Obama Inflates FICO Credit Scores to Fuel Lending, Investor's Business Daily
Administration wants easier lending to non-whites.
Barneys Reaches Accord Settling Racial-Profiling Allegations, Wall Street Journal
Black shoppers claimed discrimination.
Says amnesty would have a “disparate impact” on blacks.
FCC’s Friends and Family Plan, Wall Street Journal
More high-stakes minority set-asides.
Court: Firing for Poor Performance, Not Racism, National Review
She was hired because she was black.