TX: Muslim Docs Allege Racial, Religious Bias (Houston Chron)


Two Iraqi doctors who fled to the United States to avoid persecution have filed a lawsuit against Texas A&M, saying they were regularly debased and that co-workers threw animal feces and urine on their prayer rug.

In a discrimination and retaliation lawsuit filed in Houston federal court, two married doctors, Mundhir Ridha and Saeeda Ali Muhsen, say they endured intolerable harassment because of their national origin, race and religion.

They sued the school, several of its divisions and five former co-workers. Their lawyer said others at the school have been treated badly because of their background. (MORE)

 


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