Example sentences for: discrimination

How can you use “discrimination” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A component of the allele discrimination is apparently derived from differential hybridization of the matched and mismatched 3' arms.

  • There were previously unthinkable triumphs: protests at Birmingham and Selma, Ala., that helped topple Jim Crow; a quarter-million Americans gathering in Washington to demand racial equality; black activists and Northern white volunteers registering hordes of black voters; a civil-rights act outlawing racial discrimination, passed despite a three-month Senate filibuster.

  • He wants to outlaw anti-gay discrimination by reopening the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

  • One details that a Missouri federal appeals court has ruled that a woman demoted while on maternity leave wasn't a victim of pregnancy discrimination.

  • In 1975, Glazer published Affirmative Discrimination: Ethnic Inequality and Public Policy , a book in which he attacked affirmative action and decisively broke with contemporary liberalism.

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