Why is it when i ask for a job in the us i am ask if i speak spanish then turned down because i dont?

I have been looking for partime work while I go to school. I have done a study and noticed all the places I went had no whites and at jack in the box, on palm ave,Imperial beach,ca, I was asked If I speak spanish then turned down the job because …

Do you believe this Mexican restaurant in fact Unlawfully Fires 2 because they could not speak Spanish?

A popular Mexican seafood chain restaurant is being sued by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, KPRC Local 2 reported Wednesday.The EEOC said two former Ostioneria Michoacán #8 employees were unlawfully fired shortly after being hired. "During the orientation, they were told they were being fired because they could not speak …

On a recent job interview, a friend was turned down because he does not speak Spanish. Is this discrimination?

This man lost his job during the present employment crisis. (Almost 10% unemployment now.) He has two daughters and is about to lose his home. He was highly recommended for the job and met all the qualifications except for his inability to speak Spanish. Is something wrong with this picture?