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Constitutional Law

SCOTUS Rules LGBTQ Workers Covered Under Civil Rights Act

In a landmark ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act prohibits job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and transgender status, a major victory for advocates of gay rights; the transgender rights movement; and anyone who recognizes the invalidity of discrimination against any class of people on […]

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Constitutional Law Employment Law

Rachel Dolezal’s Legal Issue Different Than Those in the TransGender Community

There has been much controversy and discussion stirring since Rachel Dolezal was revealed to be a white woman passing as a black woman. For those of you living under a rock the past few days, Rachel Dolezal is the 37-year-old head of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington; a professor of Africana studies at Eastern […]