A priest was recently appointed to a position on Iowa's state Board of Medicine.
- Affirmative Action
Affirmative ActionAffirmative action improves educational possibilities for minorities.
- Age Discrimination
Age DiscriminationWorkers must be at least 40 to file an age-discrimination complaint.
- Disability Rights
Disability Rights54 million Americans have at least one disability.
- Environmental Racism
Environmental RacismAfrican Americans are 79% more likely to live in areas that cause health dangers.
- LGBT Rights
LGBT Rights75% of LGBT students have no state laws protecting them from harassment.
- Racial Discrimination
Racial DiscriminationA majority of hate crimes are against African Americans.
- Religious Discrimination
Religious DiscriminationMany religiously motivated hate crimes are against Jews.
A person can be excluded or demeaned for their race, religion, age, and many other factors.