Most U.S Metro Areas More Segregated Than Decades Ago; Interactive Map Illustrates DivideMost of the metropolitan areas of the U.S. are now more racially segregated than they were decades ago, correlating with poorer life outcomes in health, educational attainment, economic mobility, and many other aspects - particularly for people of color, according to University of California, Berkeley researchers.
Kaiser Employees To Receive $11.5 Million In Class-Action, Race-Discrimination Lawsuit SettlementAfrican American employees of Kaiser Permanente will share in an $11.5 million settlement of class-action, race-discrimination lawsuit against the health care giant.
Lawsuit: SF Sheriff's Dept. Ordered Black Women To Be Silent After They Complained Of Racial DiscriminationA lawsuit filed by two Black women who work for the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department accuses their employer ordering them to be silent while at work in retaliation for claims of racial discrimination.
Pinterest Hires Lawyers To Examine Workplace Culture After Accusations Of RacismPinterest has hired an outside legal team to examine its workplace culture in response to accusations of racism and discrimination by two former employees.
Project Home: Soaring Home Prices, Systemic Discrimination Drive Resegregation In Bay Area CommunitiesResearchers at UC Berkeley are mapping the increased resegregation of the housing market as large Bay Area cities become wealthier and whiter.
San Francisco Supervisor Accuses Cigar Bar Of Racial DiscriminationSan Francisco Supervisor Shamann Walton is accusing a downtown cigar bar of racial discrimination following a dispute involving a server at the establishment.
Study Shows California Cops More Likely to Stop Black DriversBlack drivers in California were stopped by police at 2.5 times the per capita rate of whites and searched three times as often, according to a report from a first-in-the-nation attempt to track racial profiling by police.
Oakland Council Approves $295K Settlement In Discrimination LawsuitThe Oakland City Council has approved a $295,000 settlement of a racial discrimination suit that was filed by a former deputy city attorney who is white.
21-Year Police Veteran Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against SJPDA 21-year veteran of the San Jose Police Department has filed a lawsuit alleging racial discrimination from multiple officers in the days and years following the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Former Tesla Factory Worker Files Lawsuit Alleging Racial DiscriminationA former Tesla factory employee alleges the manufacturer fosters an "offensive work environment" in which racial slurs are used routinely.
East Bay Firm Accused Of Racial Discrimination, Harassment, Confederate Flag ImageryA former African American employee of a Pleasanton construction firm is suing the company over alleged racial discrimination and harassment, episodes which include using Confederate flag imagery and Donald Trump costumes.
Tesla Worker Files Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against CompanyA worker at the Tesla factory in Fremont is suing the electric car maker after he said he was a victim of racial discrimination and harassment from his co-workers.
Ex-Employee Claims Livermore Versace Outlet Racially Profiled CustomersA Versace store in Livermore is at the center of a shocking lawsuit that claims black customers were racially profiled every time they entered the outlet location.
Bay Bridge Worker Says He Was Threatened With Hangman’s Noose On JobsiteA former Bay Bridge worker is suing a construction firm for racial discrimination, claiming co-workers threatened him with a hangman's noose and rope.
Berkeley Law Firm Sues In-N-Out Burger Over DiscriminationA Berkeley law firm has filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Irvine-based restaurant chain In-N-Out Burger maintains hiring practices that discriminate on the basis of race, color and age.