There shall be no discrimination because of race, creed,
color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation,
age, legitimate union activities, or any other
classification protected by law, against
any employee or applicant for
employment by the Union or by the County or by anyone employed by the County; and to the extent prohibited by applicable state and federal law, there shall be no discrimination against any disabled person solely because of such disability unless that disability prevents the person from adequately performing the essential duties of the position.