What jobs are employers allowed to dicriminate based on ethnicity?

I heard actors can be selected on racial criteria legally, what other jobs can in the United States without violating equal oppurtunity laws?

Asked By: - 10/7/2010
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- The head of the NAACP - The host of a talk show geared towards a certain racial demographic. - Unique cultural professions - Visible employees at ethnic restaurants - Midwives (a woman is entitled to select the person she wants to deliver her baby by whatever means she deems necessary).
Answered By: Chris S - 10/7/2010
Additional Answers (2)
They aren't allowed, but a subtle amount of preference results in a shop full of certain demographics- which in itself keeps the rest out.
Answered By: Mother Hubbard - 10/7/2010
Native American organizations are compelled under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to utilize Native preference in their hiring. This is a weak form of discrimination where, when two candidates score equally on job criteria and one of them is Native, the Native will be hired... More
Answered By: Nasty old uncle Mike - 10/7/2010
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