The Civil Rights Act of 1964:
Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This landmark piece of legislation ... I am referring to the formal definition of racism as the systematic oppression of a people along cultural and socio-economic lines. This is not an easy ...
What is the legal definition of marriage?
What is the legal definition of marriage? “In the original statutes of marriage in the US, it was allowed between a husband and any number of wives. Interracial marriage was forbidden. Divorce was forbidden in almost all circumstances. Contraception was ...
What if: Court allows same-sex marriage in Arizona?
We are working towards creating the same basic civil and human rights for us all. Plain and simple ... The debate surrounding the meaning and purpose of marriage is raging in classrooms, coffee houses, churches and homes across the country.
NEW U.S. PANEL NARROWS DEFINITION OF CIVIL RIGHTS
What is a civil right? The new majority on the United States Commission on Civil Rights appears to be defining it narrowly as the right not to be discriminated against because of factors like race. For the old majority, the definition was broader, taking ...
No Sex Talk Allowed
Pursuant to the Obama administration's definition of sexual harassment ... and the Education's Department's Office of Civil Rights (OCR) define sexual harassment as "unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature," verbal or nonverbal, including "unwelcome sexual ...