I’m experiencing race-based harassment or discrimination.
Racial harassment is unwelcome behavior that happens to you because of your race, color, or national origin, such as verbal or physical conduct of a racial nature. It is a form of discrimination that violates Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Racial harassment in the workplace is unlawful when 1) enduring the offensive conduct becomes a condition of continued employment, or 2) when the conduct is severe or pervasive enough to create a work environment that a person would consider intimidating, hostile or abusive. This is also called hostile environment harassment. (Source)university policy, racial discrimination occurs when an individual or group is subjected to an adverse action based upon race, color, or national origin. Discrimination can be addressed under this policy in either an employment or an educational context.
I want to let someone know that recurring incidents of race-based harassment or discrimination are happening
An individual’s actual or perceived racial or ethnic ancestry or physical characteristics associated with a person’s race, such as a person’s color, hair, facial features, height, and weight
An individual’s skin tone, complexion, or shade
An individual’s actual or perceived country or ethnicity of origin
A type of discrimination that occurs when unwelcome verbal, visual, physical, electronic, or other conduct, based on an individual’s or group’s protected status or characteristic, is sufficiently serious to significantly interfere with that individual’s or group’s ability to participate in or benefit from Duke programs or activities or their terms and conditions of employment
When an individual or group is subjected to an adverse action based upon a protected status or characteristic. Discrimination can occur in either an employment or an educational context. Discrimination also includes failing to provide reasonable accommodations to a qualified person with a disability or failing to reasonably accommodate an employee’s religious beliefs or practices, as required by state and federal law