Racial/ethnic/caste/origin discrimination

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27 February 2019
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Author: El Espectador

“Indignación por etiquetas raciales en solicitudes de empleo en IBM” – 27 de febrero de 2019...

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26 February 2019

China: Thermo Fisher criticised for selling equipment used for genetic surveillance of minority group; company will no longer sell in Xinjiang

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25 February 2019
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Author: Caroline Christinaz, Le Temps

« A New York, la liberté capillaire est déclarée », 19 février 2019...

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22 February 2019

USA: New York City Commission on Human Rights issues enforcement guidance making discrimination on basis of hair illegal

Author: Valerie Bolden-Barrett, HR Dive

"NYC bans employment discrimination based on hairstyle", 20 Feb 2019...

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20 February 2019
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Author: Ana Paula Souza, Jeniffer Mendonça e Paloma Vasconcelos, Ponte Jornalismo (Brazil)

"Protestos contra morte de Pedro Gonzaga fecham Extra: 'vidas negras importam'-Manifestantes marcharam em frente a filiais da rede de supermercados de diversas cidades contra o genocídio da população negra; jovem foi morto por segurança no Rio", 17 de...

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20 February 2019

California Independent Petroleum Association lawsuit (re change in drilling permissions, USA)

On 26 September 2016, following the adoption of new oil drilling requirements by the city of Los Angeles, the California Independent Petroleum Association (CIPA), an association representing hundreds of oil and gas producers, filed a countersuit...

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20 February 2019

USA: Court dismisses strategic lawsuit brought by association representing oil & gas producers against nonprofits advocating for non-discriminatory drilling requirements

On 15 February 2019, a California Court of Appeals dismissed a strategic lawsuit against public participation (SLAPP) brought by the California Independent Petroleum Associations(CIPA) against youth organizations, the Center for Biological Diversity...

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18 February 2019

India: Govt. publishes zero-draft Natl. Action Plan on business & human rights

Author: Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt. of India

This National Action Plan reaffirms India’s commitments towards realization of human rights and promotion of socially responsible businesses. It provides an overview of India’s legal framework setting out the State’s duty to protect human rights, the...

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15 February 2019

Commentary: Data collected for the US “Dreamers” program & by genetic testing companies can be used to discriminate

Author: Brett Solomon, Access Now

"The same data used to protect immigrants could be used to deport them," 11 February 2019...

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15 February 2019

USA: Civil society groups call on officials to include civil rights protections in privacy debates & legislation

Author: Access Now, ACLU & 44 other organisations

We, the undersigned members of the civil rights and racial justice community, write to ensure that civil rights retain a fundamental place in the ongoing online privacy debate, hearings, and legislation... [O]ur groups have continued to raise the alarm...

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