Posts Tagged: discrimination

Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union Files Complaint Against NBC Universal

Former ‘America’s Got Talent’ judge Gabrielle Union has filed a new legal complaint against NBC Universal and Simon Cowell. In the complaint, she states that she was fired because she had issues with “racist jokes, racist performances, sexual orientation discrimination, race-related comments, and excessive focus on the appearance of female judges.” Besides that, she also… Read more »

President Trump Threatens Veto Restoration of Voting Rights Act

Long story short … In 2013, the US Supreme Court invalidated a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act (VRA). The provision dealt with pre-clearance, which banned certain states and other jurisdictions from making changes to voting laws with getting pre-approval from the U.S. Attorney General or U.S. District Court for D.C.    The approval… Read more »