Fox News’ Problems With Hostile Workplace Environment Issues Are Far From Over

by Dena Leichnitz Employees of Fox News and its parent company, 21st Century Fox are alleging there has been racial discrimination at the news station.  While many are thinking this lawsuit is trying to piggyback on the ill will already established by the ouster of Bill O’ Reilly, the truth of the matter is that this was long in the works even before Bill was fired from his job. The lawsuit has to do primarily with the behavior of Judith Slater.  Ms. Slater is the comptroller for Fox News and…

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More African-American Fox News Employees Bring Racial Discrimination Suits Against The Network

by Richard Cameron Fox News is facing another round of employee harassment suits as the number of Fox News employees that are suing the network for racial discrimination, now stands at 13. The first filing was a month ago, involving two plaintiffs – Tichaona Brown and Tabrese Wright. That suit centers on a hostile work environment that resulted in “severe and pervasive discrimination and harassment”as described in the filing. Brown and Wright specifically cite instances in which former comptroller Judy Slater subjected them to racially targeted language in the workplace.…

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