Discrimination against applicants because of a felony conviction isn't like discrimination based on race. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s most famous quote is about his wanting his children to be judged not by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.
If a felony conviction - and answering questions honestly about that conviction - isn't about the content of your character, I'd like to know what the heck is.
Sometimes, Gregory Kane makes sense.