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What Makes a Workplace ADA-Compliant?

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The Americans with Disabilities Act (signed in 1990, amended in 2008) is an important piece of legislation with far-reaching implications for employers and employees alike. There is no doubt that it has played—and continues to play—a fundamental role in protecting the rights of disabled persons who have traditionally been disfavored by the employment market. Under…..Read More »

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Should Religion Be an Excuse for Carrying Daggers?

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Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 provides employees with a generous array of protections when it comes to religious expression and observance in the office. It forbids harassment or discrimination based on religion, such as denial of promotions. It also requires employers to ensure that “reasonable accommodations” are made with respect to…..Read More »

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Signs of Ageism

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Older workers can offer a wealth of skills and knowledge to the contemporary workplace. In general, they’re more experienced and more emotionally mature than their younger counterparts. They’ve been through a lot over the years, and they’re often quite adept at avoiding or resolving interpersonal conflicts that can entangle Millennials. Not everyone sees it that…..Read More »

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Sexual Harassment Scandals by Astronomy Science University Professors

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The potential for sexual harassment is not only limited to the workplace, but even occurs in education environments. Recently, sexual harassment in academics has been gaining exposure in the news and media. Often the college-years are a rather impressionable period of time for young adults in their late teens and early twenties. Students tend to…..Read More »

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6 Shocking Facts about Workplace Age Discrimination

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Age discrimination in the workplace can be financially ruinous, as it can force qualified, good workers out of jobs. Despite the fact that age discrimination is illegal in the U.S., however, it still occurs far too often. And understanding the scope of the problem may be the first step in addressing it. A Look at…..Read More »

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