Under US federal law that all people have the opportunity to find employment regardless of race, sex, age, colour etc. See age discrimination in employment act- Americans with disabilities act- four-fifths rule- positive discrimination- uniform guidelines for emplyee selection procedures.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: "Everyone in the US has the equal opportunity to employment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EQUAL OPPORTUNITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/equal-opportunity/ (accessed November 30, 2020).