Iowa Supreme Court Lets Women Know They Can Be Fired For Being Too Hot

Iowa is a far more liberal state than it often gets credit for. Lumped in the middle of the country between Wisconsin – whose leaders have been doing some great work lately – and Kansas – which also rocks our socks off – Iowa chugs along, boasting a political life that's pretty evenly divided between conservatives… » 7/12/13 3:20pm 7/12/13 3:20pm

Court Rules Bigot Can't Fire Trans Woman Just Because He Doesn't Like…

A Georgia trans woman was fired from her job as a legislative aide after she went public about her gender transition. Now, a court has ruled she should get her job back. » 12/07/11 10:10am 12/07/11 10:10am

Man Sues Playboy For Shocking Hot-Ladies-Get-In-Free Policy

A man named Steve Frye apparently paid $1,000 to get into a "Leather and Lace" party last month at the Playboy Mansion. Then he learned — shocker — that "gorgeous ladies" had been admitted for free. Now he's suing on behalf of all men who suffered this cruel and unexpected discrimination. » 11/29/11 4:10pm 11/29/11 4:10pm

Female Employees Refile Discrimination Suit Against Wal-Mart

Back in June, the US Supreme Court ruled that the female employees who faced sexual discrimination from Wal Mart couldn't legally sue the company as a class. Now, the plaintiffs are regrouping and have mounted a new lawsuit against the big box behemoth. » 10/27/11 6:00pm 10/27/11 6:00pm

Christian TV Network Rocked By Sex Discrimination Scandal

Christian TV network Daystar made the news last year when its co-founder revealed he'd had an affair with an employee. Now an ex-employee says the network tolerated such affairs by its male employees, but fired her for having a consensual relationship with a coworker. » 3/29/11 1:42pm 3/29/11 1:42pm

Tom Ford Thinks A Lot About Fat Women And Their Rolls Of Fatty Fat

Goldman Sachs Discrimination Case Dismissed

The case of one of the women suing Goldman Sachs for discrimination has been dismissed, which could also mean a settlement. Charlotte Hanna, fired one week before returning from maternity leave, had said working mothers were "second-class citizens'' at Goldman. » 11/05/10 11:55am 11/05/10 11:55am

Pushup Contests Required To Get Ahead At Goldman Sachs

More allegations have emerged from the sexual harassment lawsuit three women filed yesterday against Goldman Sachs, including company-sponsored strip club nights followed by unwanted groping, racially insensitive emails, unequal pay, and clerical assignments equally-ranking men weren't asked to perform. » 9/16/10 5:03pm 9/16/10 5:03pm

Workplace Harassment Is About More Than Sexual Advances

Can you be "gender harassed" — i.e., subject to discrimination — in the workplace without being subject to unwanted sexual advances? It seems obvious, but it's more complex than it sounds. » 8/05/10 2:22pm 8/05/10 2:22pm

Jimmy Fallon Allegedly "Prefers To Take Direction From A Woman"

Jimmy Fallon's former stage manager is accusing him of discrimination, saying Fallon fired him because he wanted a woman for the job instead. » 7/30/10 5:52pm 7/30/10 5:52pm

Banker Deemed Too Sexy For Her Job

Debrahlee Lorenzana says she was fired from Citibank because her beauty was "too distracting" for her male colleagues. Her story is a disturbing example of discrimination in a male-dominated workplace — but also of girl-on-girl crime. » 6/02/10 12:00pm 6/02/10 12:00pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Doesn't Take Crap From Cancer (Or John Roberts)

As part of her ongoing "Give Cancer The Finger Tour," Ruth Bader Ginsburg appeared Friday at a symposium in her honor at the Moritz College of Law at Ohio State University and opened right up. » 4/13/09 4:40pm 4/13/09 4:40pm

Aussies Upset Over Daring Girls' Didgeridoos • UN Says Sexism Rife In…

Indigenous Australian commentators are aghast that the Down Under version of the Daring Book for Girls » 9/02/08 5:30pm 9/02/08 5:30pm teaches and encourages girls and young women to , an instrument that is taboo for women to even touch.• A woman is suing a UK hospital over a C-section that was on her without effective pain relief. • Want to end…

Ever Been Rejected For A Reason So Stupid, It Was Grounds For A Lawsuit?

A 77-year-old man is suing a 19-year-old woman for "age discrimination" after she refused to fuck him. This is almost better than the time that guy sued God! The plaintiff is some famous German "playboy," naturally, and you really owe it to yourself to Google Image search "Rolf Eden," just to see the sort of guy that… » 10/30/07 5:30pm 10/30/07 5:30pm