sexual discrimination

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Related to sexual discrimination: Gender discrimination
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Noun1.sexual discrimination - discrimination (usually in employment) that excludes one sex (usually women) to the benefit of the other sexsexual discrimination - discrimination (usually in employment) that excludes one sex (usually women) to the benefit of the other sex
sexism - discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of the opposite sex
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Michelle Smith sued her former employer for sexual discrimination over the PS7,680 difference in salary.
To change this culture, I am going to work with lawmakers from around the state and across the aisle to ask the tough questions necessary to create policies that will be effective in ending sexual discrimination and harassment in the workplace.
In a concurring opinion, Appellate Judge Richard Posner said the definition of sexual discrimination has evolved since the Civil Rights Act was adopted.
Sexual discrimination and stereotypes of masculinity and femininity persist in Korea (Shim & Endo, 2013).
As health care professionals, we have the opportunity to be role models, taking an active part in addressing and reporting sexual discrimination.
The list includes prestigious universities like Flarvard and Emory, and describes campuses under review for possible violations of Title IX rules on handling sexual discrimination and violence.
A TEENAGER employed as a trainee at celebrity chef Stephen Terry's prestigious Hardwick restaurant was not the victim of sexual discrimination, a tribunal has ruled.
Washington, July 13 ( ANI ): A dentist from Iowa has been found not guilty of sexual discrimination when he sacked his assistant for being attractive.
The deal is also understood to include that Mr Bonnard will not pursue an appeal against his dismissal and will not continue an action claiming sexual discrimination in the appointment of the new chief constable.
A POLICEWOMAN suing her force for sexual discrimination received an apology from a chief inspector after being asked if she wanted a "pink gun", a tribunal has heard.
A SOLICITOR accused of sexual discrimination has denied making inappropriate comments and said instead he was the victim of a "conspiracy".
ONE of Britain's top TV chefs yesterday hid behind a gagging order after being accused of sexual discrimination by a former employee.