Have You Been Discriminated Against?
Report an Incident of Discrimination to ADC
Contact the ADC Legal Department to report your incident and consult with an attorney.
- Call (202) 244-2990
- Fax (202) 333-6470
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Have you been discriminated against at work?
File a complaint by calling the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) at 1-800-669-4000. Visit the EEOC website for more information about your workplace rights
Questions and answers from the EEOC on workplace rights of Muslims, Arabs, & South Asians.
Download an ADC guide that discusses employment discrimination and the basic rights held by everyone who legally works or seeks employment in the United States.
Airline Passenger Profiling
Have you been treated unfairly while traveling?
File a complaint with the US Department of Transportation: Aviation Consumer Protection and Enforcement
In addition, you can send detailed complaint letters to:
Aviation Consumer Protection Division, C-75
U.S. Department of Transportation
1200 New Jersey Ave, S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20590
Are you the victim of a hate crime? Do you know someone that has been?
Call your local Police Department and file an official police report - dial 911 in most communities in the United States
Read this ADC Advisory Statement to protect yourself from potential attacks.
Housing discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or disability is illegal by federal law. If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your rights have been violated, you can file a fair housing complaint.
File a complaint with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
- Call 1-800-669-9777
If you believe there is a pattern or practice of discrimination, contact the Housing and Civil Enforcement Section
Have you experienced discrimination at school?
File a complaint with the US Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights:
- Call 1-800-421-3481
Read ADC's Advice to Parents on how to respond to cases of discrimination in schools.
U.S. Government Abuses of Civil Liberties
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG), in the United States Department of Justice (DOJ), investigates allegations of civil rights and civil liberties abuses by employees in the FBI, DEA, INS, Federal Bureau of Prisons, US Marshals Service, US Attorneys Offices, and all other Department of Justice agencies (that includes the Police).
- Call 1-800-869-4499