She The People: Discrimination


Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 02/21/2013

Betty Friedan and black women: Is it time for a second look?

I have never met a black woman who admits to having read The Feminine Mystique.

By Michelle Bernard  |  08:40 AM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Feminist Mystique; Betty Friedan; Women's Right's; Black Feminist Thought; Black Feminist Movement; African Amerivan Women; Civil Rights; Gender Discrimination

Posted at 09:10 PM ET, 08/03/2012

Former CEO Kathleen Mason: I was fired for having breast cancer

Mason says she was fired over the phone, after running the company for 12 years, just three months after sharing her diagnosis with the board.

By Donna Trussell  |  09:10 PM ET, 08/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  breast cancer, eeoc, discrimination, tuesday morning, kathleen mason, disability

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 07/12/2012

Why Michelle Obama’s very American story still causes a stir

It’s obvious from just a glance into the faces of Americans of every race that we’re all mixed up, and that many white Americans are not as white as they suppose.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:13 AM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  michelle obama, barack obama, slavery, american history, african american, women, discrimination

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 07/03/2012

Whose Fourth of July is it, anyway?

This holiday, some Americans will recall the Republican Party of Frederick Douglass, President Abraham Lincoln and Sojourner Truth and wonder how that party lost its way.

By Michelle Bernard  |  01:31 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  July 4th, Declaration of Independence, African Americans, Women, Hispanics, Discrimination