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  • Government Cracking Down On Workplace Racism

    Government Cracking Down On Workplace Racism

    WASHINGTON (AP) - It started with allegations of hangman's nooses, graffiti and racist comments targeting a handful of black workers at a trucking company warehouse in Chicago Ridge, Ill. Four years later, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission had turned the case into a major class action lawsuit... Continue Reading

  • Ready Mix Reportedly Settles Race-Bias Claims That Included Noose Display

    Ready Mix Reportedly Settles Race-Bias Claims That Included Noose Display

    A Southern supplier of concrete and cement products has reportedly agreed to pay $400,000 to seven black employees to settle federal charges that it discriminated against them by using racial epithets and displaying a noose at work sites in Alabama Black males employed at a Ready Mix USA plant in the... Continue Reading