Tag: discrimination

Charlotte Anderson Elementary School

Lesbian Teacher Sues Texas School District for Discrimination

A lesbian teacher sued a Texas school district, alleging discrimination. The district suspended her earlier this year after a parent’s complaint accused her of discussing her sexual orientation with elementary school students.

Clock Boy with Sudanese Bashir Ashraf ShazlyAFP

Time’s Up for ‘Clock Boy’ in New Court Ruling

Time is up for “Clock Boy” Ahmed Mohamed, according to a new court ruling. The Texas teen was made famous for bringing a homemade digital clock-in-a-box to school where it was mistaken for a “hoax bomb.”

Pamela Lopez (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press)

Victims Testify About Sexual Harassment in California State Capitol

In a show of rare bipartisan unity in the heavily deep blue State of California, Republican and Democratic legislators agreed on Tuesday that the Golden State’s system for examining sexual harassment by lawmakers is deeply flawed and needs to be changed.