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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: Black man in a blue plaid suit-overcoat combo and a white man with a touch of gray hair and a much more sober, dark suit flank a giant version of the gold Oscar statue.]

The Academy craves films that thrive on Black characters' emotional labor in pursuit of white friendship. Driving Miss Daisy, The Help ... IJS.

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