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Discussing Politics in the Office Could Get You Fired


The article, “Discussing Politics in the Office Could Get You Fired,” featured in the New York Post, discussed how talking politics during office hours could land you in serious hot water.

“Plenty of employers have policies that [restrict] political talk at work,” said David Lichtenberg. Five years ago, a waitress accused Outback Steakhouse of firing her simply because she wore a Tea Party bracelet while serving tables. Outback Steakhouse denied the claim, but lawyers say that even if it were true, the restaurant would have been well within its rights.

To read the full article, please visit the New York Post.


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