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Example Sentences for "discriminate"

Children of mixed races often face discrimination in our societyIt is illegal to discriminate against someone based on their race, sex, age or sexual orientation.

Children of mixed races often face discrimination in our society.

This new drug is able to discriminate between healthy cells and cancerous cells, and only attacks the cancerous cells.

Women feel they are discriminated against in this company because there are no women working in senior administration.

Nestor has very discriminating tastes, and will only accept wine of the finest quality.

There is a lot of discrimination against immigrants in this country, which sometimes makes it difficult for new arrivals to find a job or accommodation.

These laws are discriminatory, and must be abolished.

President Dwight Eisenhower once noted that legislation to apply the principle of equal pay for equal work without discrimination because of sex is a matter of simple justice.

Ramsey Clark once warned that racial discrimination occurs in the administration of capital punishment.

American Indian chief Wilma Mankiller once remarked that she had run into more discrimination as a woman than as an Indian.

The human eyes can perceive more than 1 million simultaneous visual impressions, and are able to discriminate among nearly 8 million gradations of color.

In the past, skin color was the basis for discrimination in Jamaican society.

Gender based discrimination is illegal in Ukraine, but the country has a long way to go before the sexes are truly equal.

This country's labor laws do not allow discrimination in employment.

It has been suggested that discrimination against fat people is the last acceptable form of discrimination in our society.

The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that all are equal before the law, and are entitled without any discrimination to equal protection of the law.

The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that everyone, without any discrimination, has the right to equal pay for equal work.

From 1933 to 1939, a series of discriminatory laws were passed in Germany which progressively excluded people of Jewish ancestry from employment, education, housing, healthcare, marriages of their choice, pension entitlements, professions such as law and medicine, and public accommodations such as theaters, cinemas and vacation resorts.

George Bernard Shaw once suggested that newspapers are unable to discriminate between a bicycle accident, and the collapse of civilization.

The likelihood of the occurrence of prejudice and discriminatory behavior is increased by stereotypes.

My boss discriminates against women. He only hires men for senior management positions.

When studying at school, it is essential to discriminate between what information is important and what information is not.

Discussion question: Are there people who are discriminated against in your culture? Who are they, and why do you think this occurs?

Discussion question: Have you or someone you know ever been the victim of discrimination? Talk about your experience.

Find someone who feels that he/she has been the victim of discrimination based on ethnic origin, or sex.


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