The Official Website of the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD)


Links to Other Resources

Age Discrimination

Attorney Referrals

Disability Discrimination

Discrimination Case Law Research

Discrimination Prevention in Educational Settings

Discrimination Prevention Web Sites in Spanish
Websites de Anti-Discriminación en Español

Federal Anti-Discrimination Laws

General Employment and Labor Law

Genetic Discrimination

  • Genetic Information and the Workplace
    This report of the U.S. Department of Labor provides information on the potential for genetic discrimination and concludes that federal legislation should be enacted to protect American workers.

Hate Crimes

Housing Discrimination

Human Rights Commissions in Massachusetts Cities and Towns

Massachusetts District Attorneys' Offices

National Origin /Ancestry Discrimination

Race Discrimination

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment in Educational Settings

  • The U.S. Department of Education Civil Rights Division
    The primary source of enforcement regarding sexual harassment in educational settings. This website includes links to Frequently Asked Questions about Sexual Harassment, a Checklist for Addressing Harassment, the Office's OCR Sexual Harassment Guidance, and an article entitled, "Sexual Harassment: It's Not Academic."

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual Orientation Discrimination