racial discrimination http://wkms.org en Christian County Schools Moving to Correct Discipline Discrimination http://wkms.org/post/christian-county-schools-moving-correct-discipline-discrimination <p>After a lengthy investigation, the Christian County Board of Education is currently taking steps to comply with recommendations to correct racial discrimination in Christian County Public Schools' discipline application.</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:40:41 +0000 John Null 39322 at http://wkms.org Christian County Schools Moving to Correct Discipline Discrimination In Kentucky, Number of People Claiming Discrimination Increases 30 Percent http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-number-people-claiming-discrimination-increases-30-percent <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">In the 2012-13 fiscal year, the number of people who contacted the Kentucky Human Rights Commission with possible discrimination incidents increased 30 percent compared to the same period a year before, according to an annual report.</span></p><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 17:07:16 +0000 Joseph Lord 36096 at http://wkms.org In Kentucky, Number of People Claiming Discrimination Increases 30 Percent Western Ky. Mine Settles Discrimination Lawsuit http://wkms.org/post/western-ky-mine-settles-discrimination-lawsuit <p>A western Kentucky coal company has agreed to pay $245,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that the company turned away African-American job applicants.</p><p>A statement from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said River View Coal will pay the settlement to a group of black applicants who looked for work at a Union County underground mine.</p><p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:01:00 +0000 John Null & The Associated Press 35259 at http://wkms.org Western Ky. Mine Settles Discrimination Lawsuit