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Fighting Discrimination in the Workplace by Strengthening Protections for Employees.

Until recently, Congress remained relatively dormant in its effort to fight employment discrimination. Its last major effort was the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a “legislative landmark” that was enacted to combat discrimination in employment, courts, schools, public facilities and accommodations, and voter registration. To fight employment discrimination, Congress established the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission […]