Federal Report Cites Bias, Violence Against Minorities By SFPDA report released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Justice cites numerous indicators of implicit and institutionalized bias against minority groups by members of the San Francisco Police Department.
Palantir Accused Of Anti-Asian Hiring Bias In Federal LawsuitThe U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a fast-growing Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants.
WikiLeaks’ DNC Email Leak Reveals Bias, Prompts Apology To Bernie SandersDemocratic National Committee chairwoman to resign after Wikileaks releases emails revealing her bias against Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Facebook COO Sandberg Slams Military For Bias Against WomenFacebook's chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, told cadets at the Air Force Academy that bias is prevalent in the military.
Blacks, Latinos Detained In Disproportionate Numbers By San Jose PoliceThe City of San Jose's Independent Police auditor believes new data on police detentions and arrests shows that racial bias exists in the department.
Video Shows SFPD Informant Targeting Black Woman Over Asian Woman In Drug Sting OperationNew video shows an undercover San Francisco police informant ignoring an Asian woman who may have been offering drugs, and instead going after a black woman.
San Francisco Public Defender Begins Study Of 'Unconscious Bias' In Arrests, Judgments For MinoritiesSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi wants to pull the curtain back on racial disparity in the justice system to determine how much race plays a part in arrests, charging and sentencing by launching an ambitious study that will examine a decade’s worth of cases.
Bay Area Plaintiffs To Continue Wal-Mart Bias Claims Despite SetbackLawyers for Bay Area women who tried to sue Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for alleged discrimination said they will continue with their clients’ claims despite Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
Bay Area-Centered Wal-Mart Sex-Bias Case Hits Possible Court BlockThe U.S. Supreme Court appears ready to block a massive sex discrimination lawsuit against Wal-Mart sparked by Bay Area women that is now being brought on behalf of up to 1.6 million women.