civil rights

  • Susan Tsui Grundmann: Office of Compliance keeps eye out for civil rights violations

    The Office of Compliance’s executive director tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin what’s been going on since she joined earlier this year.

  • Training Update: The FDR Conference

    Bill Bransford hosts a roundtable discussion of the upcoming Federal Dispute Resolution Conference. July 12, 2013

  • Feds file discrimination complaint against Forest Service

    Multiple current and former Forest Service employees say they’ve faced sexual harassment and physical assault while on the job, and some have lost their positions for speaking up. Now, they are fighting back by filing a class action EEOC complaint for unfair treatment. The Agriculture Department, the parent agency of the Forest Service, says it is tackling a history of discrimination with more training and accountability as part of a cultural transformation program.

  • Agencies collaborate against discrimination

    AFGE legislative conference will focus on ensuring departments and contractors are abiding by civil rights laws. The union also will march on Capitol Hill to Tuesday in support of federal employees.