Friday, June 20, 2014

What the public thinks, and what is....

So, according to this site

A new poll from YouGov and the Huffington Post found about 62 percent of Americans think it's already illegal under federal law to fire an employee for being gay or lesbian.

And: 

Most Americans do overwhelmingly support protecting gay and lesbian workers from being fired over their sexual orientation, the same poll found.

But: 

It's legal in most states to fire an employee over his or her sexual orientation, but most Americans are apparently unaware of this fact.

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http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/gender_law/2014/06/what-the-public-thinks-and-what-is.html

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