Results tagged “discrimination” from Last Word

"Funny how just being decent is starting to seem radical these days." -- A post on the Facebook page of Rocco's Little Chicago Pizzeria in Tucson, Az. The post accompanied a shot of a sign front and center of the pizzeria's window, which reads "We reserve the right to refuse service to Arizona legislators," in response to a bill passed ... [Read]

"...that's a broad statement, so it'd depend on the particular facts of the situation. That's a hypothetical, that's very general in that context...The question is how should government be involved in that process and how active, so again that's where I'm happy to work with the legislature as they're willing to look at those kind of issues." -Michigan Gov. Rick ... [Read]

"When visitors or residents are subjected to discrimination, they suffer the sting of indignity, humiliation and outrage, but we are all demeaned and our society diminished by unlawful discrimination." William Hoshijo, executive director of the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission, commenting on the case of a California couple who sued a Hawaiian bed and breakfast for denying them a room ... [Read]