washington post American Muslim doctors feel greater scrutiny, even patients' suspicions Reporter Lena H. Sun discusses the prevalence of workplace discrimination among American Muslim physicians and the challenges they face.
Contributor: Karlen BaderDecember 29, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / / /
11kristof-master675 The Asian Advantage by Nicholas Kristof The success of minority groups who achieve through education and hard work is often used as an argument that discrimination in the USA is a thing of the past. Unfortunately, it's not.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 11, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / /
New York Times Transgender, at War and in Love Posted online in June 2015, this 12-minute documentary shares the story of a couple, one deployed to Afghanistan and one at home in Hawaii coping with military regulations as they pertain to being transgender.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinAugust 10, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / /
Voice_of_America_Logo.svg_1 Poor Treatment of Mentally Ill Violates Their Human Rights by Lisa Schlein A follow-on to When Doctors Discriminate by Julianne Garey – learn more about the stigma of discrimination and what the World Health Organization has called “a hidden human rights emergency.”
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 31, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / /
New York Times When Doctors Discriminate by Juliann Garey On average, people who have mental illness die 25 years earlier than those without one. Could this be due (at least in part) to a disparity in the care they receive as a result of healthcare workers’ stigma?
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 31, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / / /