Tue, 08 Dec, 2020
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Thu, 26 Mar, 2020
A regional newspaper group did not discriminate against a gay man when refusing to publish a Christmas notice concerning the man’s late life partner.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020
A facilities services company has been ordered to pay €7,500 to a cleaner for discriminating against the worker following her return to work after undergoing gastric band surgery to deal with a weight problem.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
A father has failed in a discrimination action against a primary school over its refusal to allow his daughter, who is a diabetic, attend a soccer blitz as she didn't have a spare insulin pen.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
A parents' row over the enrolment of their daughter in a Co Clare school has resulted in the school being ordered to pay the father €3,500 compensation in a discrimination case.
Tue, 24 Sep, 2019
A father has failed in his discrimination case against his son’s primary school over the school’s refusal to take his 11-year old son on a school tour.
Thu, 04 Jul, 2019
A Traveller rights activist and two of her friends have failed in their claim of discrimination after one of them was refused entry to a Dublin pub.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
The Council of Europe says there's still 'significant discrimination' towards Travellers in Ireland. In a new report, it says Travellers are 38 times more likely to experience discrimination in pubs compared to other 'white-Irish' people.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
New York City has unveiled novel anti-discrimination guidelines to ensure people do not have their hairstyles held against them.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2019
Black non-Irish people are five times more likely to experience discrimination when seeking work and are more than twice as likely to experience discrimination when in employment.
Tue, 18 Dec, 2018
Three members of the Traveller community who were served lunch but refused alcohol have failed in their claim of discrimination.
Tue, 11 Dec, 2018
“Sticks and stones may break my bones – but words will never hurt me,” goes the playground rhyme.
Tue, 11 Dec, 2018
The research also found that 56% said that gender quotas do not solve the problem of inequality in the workplace.
Mon, 10 Dec, 2018
A High Court action by four women lecturers at National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) alleging gender discrimination in a competition for promotion has been resolved, a judge was told today.
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018
A female golfer has failed in her discrimination action against a Co Wicklow golf club over being refused entry into a ‘male only’ open day competition.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018
British pubs giant Wetherspoon is backing a campaign to raise awareness of discrimination that Travellers and Gypsies there face in accessing bars and restaurants.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2018
A new law in Iceland requires companies to prove that their pay practices do not discriminate against women.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
A shop owner who reprimanded a pregnant employee about her appearance and said that she needed to look better and appear happy has been ordered to pay €18,000 in a pregnancy discrimination case.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Discrimination, verbal and physical abuse and pay of less than €3 an hour are just some of the things migrants working in the Irish fishing industry are facing.
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017
Women are almost twice as likely as men to experience discrimination at work, with issues of pay and promotion frequently raised, though there are no gender differences in other areas.
Thu, 09 Nov, 2017
The Government has promised to put forward proposals to address, by December, pension rules which discriminate against tens of thousands of women amid claims that it deliberately ignored the crisis in Budget 2018.
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017
Four out of ten students who participated in a schools programme to address racism said they had previously experienced discrimination.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
Cases before the Workplace Relations Commission show discrimination by schools of children with special requirements is not uncommon. It shows mixed up priorities on the part of schools, where children should be the primary concern at all times, writes
Tue, 25 Oct, 2016
Gay and lesbian couples are continuing to be discriminated against by employers, including the Government, who are refusing them the right to leave their pension to their same-sex widow or widower if they die, it has been claimed.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
The Minister for Education has said he will not remove the clause that allows schools to discriminate on the basis of religion.
Thu, 09 Jun, 2016
Short men and overweight women earn less than those who are taller and slimmer - and it could be due to discrimination, experts have said.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
Landmark legislation has been introduced in the Dáil to clamp down on schools who discriminate against gay teachers.
Wed, 18 Nov, 2015
Almost one in eight adults here experienced some form of discrimination within a two-year period, with those of non-white ethnicity and the unemployed the most likely to be targeted.
Tue, 01 Sep, 2015
A Christian-owned bakery which refused to make a cake carrying a pro-gay marriage slogan has been found guilty of discrimination after a landmark legal action.
Tue, 19 May, 2015