Macy's Fires Worker for Transgender Discrimination

Natalie Johnson told a transgender customer to use the men's fitting room.
1:20 | 12/08/11

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Natalie Johnson as a 27 year old studio and until last week worked at the river center Macy's. On November 30 a teenager shopping caught her attention and that sure to keep a close eye on him because he was. Shopping for one including Johnson was convinced the shopper was a man so when she saw him in the women's dressing room she told him he couldn't change that is a straightforward tell them. -- -- And of course that led him Beverly can't stand that but the group he was with said the young man. Was really a woman saying Macy's policy allows trans gender people to change in the fitting room of the gender they associated with -- commitment towards the editing. Refuse to comply with this policy so she was fired Johnson then file the complaint with the federal employment commission. Cleaning her religious beliefs prevent her from recognizing transgendered people there are no -- standards and and dress up as a woman. A response from the retail giant said quote Macy's does not comment on personnel matters and Macy's we recognize and appreciate the diversity of our customers & Associates. Johnson hopes the company will amend their policy and situation. Yet here and Garnett had -- -- in his farewell at a -- escort you to and -- assailant mad -- case at twelve news.

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