Tim Chevalier, who identifies as disabled, queer and transgender has said Google fired him to avoid dealing with workplace discrimination.
A new study suggests unattractive people are at an advantage when it comes to menial or boring work.
The Court of Appeals ruled that protections against sex discrimination in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects people from job discrimination based on their sexual orientation.
No Republican members of Congress have endorsed the measure.
Next month, the Supreme Court must decide where religious discrimination starts.