Racial_discrimination.docx - Mohammed Kaleemuddin works at an insurance company He is at work sending an email when he looks up to over hear some

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Mohammed Kaleemuddin works at an insurance company. He is at work sending an email, when he looks up to over hear some coworkers whisper “raghead” among some snickers and laughs. He is stunned but, continues to focus on his work, ignoring the blatant slurs. “Osama”, “terrorist” and even some coworkers questioned if he was “part of Al-Qaeda”. A week later after many reports to HR, the issue still continues. In the end it’s never really resolved besides a slap on the wrist. He could never figure out why he coworkers acted this way. This happens too many times in the work place where people are discriminated based on their skin color and race. Racial discrimination is an issue that needs to be addressed. There are laws to protect from this issue that need to be enforced. Some people believe that racial discrimination is an insignificant issue because of the solutions provided like laws. In 2011, about “45000 complaints [directly related to racial discrimination] were received

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