Unite Against Hate and Bias - NYC Lives, Works, and Thrives Together

    As New Yorkers, we all have a role to play in creating a city where everyone can live, work, and thrive - together.

    Take the pledge and do your part to foster an inclusive city free from discrimination. 

Know Your Rights: Students in NYC

    Students attending schools and universities in New York City have the same protections under the City's Human Rights Law as anyone who lives in, works in, or visits NYC.

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Rights Here. Right Now. Live Work and Thrive Free From Discrimination.

New Commission Podcast

    "Rights Here. Right Now" airs on WCHR 90.3 FM on the last Monday of every month, from 2:00 - 3:00pm. Commission staff discuss different facets of the city’s Human Rights Law live on the air and answer questions New Yorkers have about discrimination in employment, housing, and public spaces. 

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Different Bodies, Same Rights. Height & Weight Discrimination is Illegal in NYC

    The NYC Human Rights Law now protects individuals that live in, work in, or visit New York City from discrimination based on their height or weight, or the combination of height and weight, referred to as "body size."

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Vouchers pay. Discrimination doesn't.

    It’s illegal for landlords, brokers, and realtors to refuse renters because they have a voucher. Vouchers pay. Discrimination doesn't.

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