British Parliament to Get Bill Advocating Ban on Racial Discrimination in Hotels
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British Parliament to Get Bill Advocating Ban on Racial Discrimination in Hotels

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A bill to outlaw racial discrimination in hotels and motion picture houses will be introduced in the House of Commons Friday by Laborite R.W. Sorenson. The bill defines discrimination as the refusal, denial or with-holding of accommodations, facilities or privileges on account of race or color.

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