August 29, 2012

Fremont Toyota Pays $400,000 to Settle EEOC’s Harassment and Retaliation Lawsuit

Fremont Toyota, a California car dealership agreed to pay $400,000 and implement training for the dealership’s management staff to settle a federal discrimination lawsuit. The lawsuit was filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The lawsuit alleged that Fremont Toyota’s general manager singled out four Afghan American salesmen during a staff meeting, calling them “terrorists” and threatening them with violence. The salesmen reported the harassment and later became the targets of verbal harassment. […]
August 13, 2012

Tripp Palin Gay comment draws criticism

The Palins have re in the spotlight again for outspoken comments. This time Bristol Palin is at the center of the drama where her son was reported as stating a homophobic slur when Bristol and aunt Willow won’t let her son visit the swimming pool. This comment was seen in a released clip from the Lifetime reality series Bristol Palin: Life’s a Tripp“. Bristol has since blogged about the event stating that Tripp’s word used […]