The Tennessee Human Rights Commission safeguards Tennesseans from discrimination through enforcement and education. In pursuit of fulfill...
The Tennessee Human Rights Commission safeguards Tennesseans from discrimination through enforcement and education. In pursuit of fulfilling our mission, we aim to reach all audiences with educational information related to discrimination laws, diversity, working with the Commission and much more. We hope these videos will be informative. Learn more www.tn.gov/humanrights The Commission is responsible for enforcing the Tennessee Human Rights Act and the Tennessee Disability Act which prohibit discrimination in housing, employment, and public accommodation on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, disability, familial status (housing only) and age (40 and over in employment). The Commission is also responsible for coordinating the State of Tennessee's compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which prohibits discrimination based on race, color and national origin by state agencies receiving federal financial assistance.