Discuss some of the protected characteristics covered by equal employment opportunity laws and why they are important in today’s employment setting.Your discussion is to be submitted in 12-point Times New Roman font using APA format. You must have a minimum of two sources to support your answer. You must also have a minimum of two intext citation of your sources. This is very important.Students are required to post their primary response (350 word minimum) by Friday midnight. Students will respond to 1 other posting (150 words minimum each) by Friday midnight..