mercredi, septembre 19, 2007

fired for being gay

Take Action: End Workplace Discrimination
Do you know that in 31 states it's perfectly legal to fire someone for being gay? Or that in 39 states it's legal to fire someone for being transgender?

That's ridiculous. It's the 21st century, in a country that prides itself on equal opportunity, and millions of Americans can be denied a job or fired — not for poor performance, but for simply being themselves.

I just took action with the Human Rights Campaign to end this appalling injustice. I hope you'll join me today, by sending a message to your lawmakers in Congress urging them to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which will make this kind of discrimination illegal once and for all.

It's easy. To take action, go to:

1 commentaire:

Anonyme a dit…

Did you know that people can not even get a job because the of the color of their skin? Talking about an injustice in the 21st Century.