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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: Tiny Black girl wearing sunglasses and a polka dot dress waves, while a Black woman, also wearing shades, holds her hand and smiles.]

Thirty years of World AIDS Day, and stigma still kills. But how can shame win if we are willing to be open about that which plagues us?

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