The New York fashion industry, which employs 165,000 people, was until now the only industry in the state excluded from child labor protections under the Department of Labor.
New York has been on the forefront of some of the most cutting-edge labor movements, but when it comes to child models, New York is behind more than 20 states that include child models in their state labor codes. That may soon change.
The owner said it was a financial decision to discontinue. But isn’t that the point of protesting clinics in the first place?
The courts will likely have to decide whether the right to free speech supercedes the right to individuals to “right to privacy and a sense of security and peace in the home.”
In just one dinner at a random restaurant having greasy food and a couple of beers we scratched the surface of the potential that exists.
What’s the difference between flirting and harassment? How does a person recognize and deal with harassment? How do we make sure we’re not harassing anyone unintentionally?
A new Presidential Proclamation makes no mention of the epidemic of rape in the military.
This war on providers has been going on so long it has become essentially “the new normal,” with significant public attention only when a provider is murdered.
The Department of Education sent a letter to schools underscoring that homophobic bullying violates the law. Meanwhile, an Arkansas school official declared on Facebook that all “queers” should commit suicide.
Safe-schools activists are hailing the recent ruling in a bullying lawsuit, saying it sends a clear message to school districts in Michigan.