ERIC Number: ED202940
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Getting Uncle Sam to Enforce Your Civil Rights. Clearinghouse Publication 59. Revised.
Brooks, Barbara J.; And Others
This is a guide designed to aid in the filing of complaints against discriminatory practices. It provides information on how and where to file complaints about discrimination because of race, color, sex, religion or national origin. Discrimination because of age, handicap, lack of citizenship, institutionalization, military service, and status as an American Indian are also covered. Areas of concern include: (1) credit; (2) education; employment and training; (3) housing; (4) law enforcement; and (5) other Federally-funded programs. Addresses of both regional and local offices of Federal agencies are provided. (APM)
Descriptors: Age Discrimination, Civil Rights, Civil Rights Legislation, Compliance (Legal), Credit (Finance), Disabilities, Equal Education, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Equal Protection, Federal Government, Grievance Procedures, Guidelines, Housing Discrimination, Law Enforcement, Racial Discrimination, Religious Discrimination, Sex Discrimination, Social Discrimination
Publications Warehouse, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 621 North Payne St., Alexandria, VA 22314 (no charge for single copies). Also available in Spanish.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see ED 179 671.