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Crusher Club founder Sally Hazelgrove, pictured cutting dreadlocks off of two teens.

An NFL and Roc Nation-backed nonprofit cut kids’ dreadlocks off as a symbol for ‘a better life’ and people are outraged

Crushers Club founder Sally Hazelgrove came under fire on Thursday when images emerged of her cutting dreadlocks for teens.

A viral video shows the owner of an event hall in Mississippi declining to host an interracial wedding because of her ‘Christian belief’

The event hall faced significant backlash on social media, and the owner issued an apology on the business's now-deleted Facebook page.

A Philadelphia Starbucks employee wrote ‘ISIS’ on the cup of a customer in Islamic dress instead of ‘Aziz’

The customer, Niquel Johnson, told the Washington Post that he felt shocked and angry after the incident. "I felt it was discrimination," he said.

LGBTQ creators accuse YouTube of discrimination in class-action lawsuit alleging it unfairly restricts and demonetizes queer content

The lawsuit accuses YouTube of unfairly applying policies in a way that deems LGBTQ content as "sexually explicit" while letting hate speech thrive.

A Mississippi politician abides by the ‘Billy Graham rule,’ but his refusal to be alone with a woman other than his wife in a work setting...

An employment law expert told INSIDER that state Rep. Robert Foster's refusal to be alone with a woman could violate anti-discrimination laws.

A Mississippi GOP candidate for governor cites his Christian faith in barring a female reporter from covering him unless she’s accompanied by a ...

Foster defended the move by accusing "the liberal left" of having "lost their minds over the fact I choose not to be alone with another woman."
Morgin DuPont, a musician who's transgender, holds up the flag for transgender and gender nonconforming people at a rally in New York.

The staggering costs of being transgender in the US, where even patients with health insurance can face six-figure bills

The cost of medical treatments for transgender people in the US can amount to more than $100,000, and they're often not covered by health insurance.

California became the first state to ban discrimination against natural hair

The newly-passed bill will update the state's existing anti-discrimination laws to include the protection of natural hairstyles.
Norman Cooling, then a Marine Corps colonel, at a meeting at Forward Operating Base Spin Boldak in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, June 21, 2011.

A Marine general said he’d rather ‘his daughter work in a brothel than be a Marine pilot.’ A female pilot called that ‘unconsc...

The Corps is weighing what to do with a general who "devalued" women at his command. His offensive comments are triggering controversy.

Almost 40% of LGBTQ tech employees that participated in a survey said they’ve witnessed homophobic discrimination and harassment at work

The survey by anonymous chat app Blind is not scientific, but it provides a revealing glimpse into LGBTQ treatment in Silicon Valley's corporate world.