Since 1980, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission treats sexual harassment as a violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended. The Secretary of the Army has imposed mandatory training in the Prevention of Sexual Harassment for supervisors and employees.
Race: A class of individuals with common characteristics, interests, or appearance, as if derived from a common ancestor.
National Origin: Broadly defined as birthplace, ancestry, heritage, cultural or linguistic characteristics common to a specific ethnic group.
Color: The color of skin, tone, or complexion.
Sex: Male or Female gender-based.
Religion: Includes all aspects of religious observance and practice as well as belief.
Age: 40 years or older.
Disabled: (a) Physical or mental impairment limiting one or more major life activities; (b) a record of impairment; or (c) regarded as having an impairment.