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Trump, Kennedy and LGBTQ workplace discrimination

Boom! Lawyered: Why Aren’t LGBTQ People Protected in the Workplace?

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits employers from discriminating against employees on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, and religion. So why aren’t all LGBTQ people also definitively protected by this law, and whose fault is that? Boom! Lawyered hosts Jessica Mason Pieklo and Imani Gandy explain.

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[Photo: A rendering of three book covers: Hannah Mary Tabbs and the Disembodied Torso, When the Moon Was Ours, and The Astonishing Color of After]

I hope this inspires you to pick up some of these books to while away the dark winter nights and to pick some up as gifts for the readers in your life.

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