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Why Some Diversity Thinkers Aren’t Buying Tech Industry’s ‘Pipeline’ Excuses 

by Alina Selyukh The thing about the tech industry and employee diversity reports is they can feel like Groundhog Day: Google, 2014: “Put simply, Google is not where we want to be when it comes to diversity.” Google, 2016: “We … Continue reading

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Conservative advocate sues to end affirmative action at Harvard

By Joan Biskupic In recent months, Harvard University has come under attack in court for allegedly limiting the number of Asian-American students it admits. A Reuters examination reveals how the lawsuit brought in their name arose from a broader goal: … Continue reading

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Life as a black cop: caught between love for the NYPD and the people they serve

By Donna Ladd When Eric Adams was a lieutenant with the New York Police Department, he took a white rookie into public housing in their precinct. When they got on the elevator, they saw a puddle of urine in the … Continue reading

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I Am Not Trayvon Martin

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NAACP disappointed with CNN

We are overdue to see “Technicolor” on a television news show-not just the weekend or overnight anchor desk. Not just African-Americans but I would like to see more Latinos and Asians too. The United States is not composed of white men … Continue reading

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We Are All The Same

I got this video a few days ago in an email from a friend with a suggestion to share it with you. Its message to me is simple. We are all the same. The differences we have are superficial. The differences … Continue reading

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Black Enterprise Best Companies for Diversity

Interesting list of companies. Diverse companies tend to have a more creative and adaptive workforce. That can translate into financial  and business success. Black Enterprise | Best Companies for Diversity.

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NAACP takes legal action against Wake schools

This is an interesting suit in North Carolina, especially since education is in the national spotlight at this time. NAACP takes legal action against Wake schools | abc11.com.

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ColorLines’ Fantasy Supreme Court

Yesterday afternoon as the hearings for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan began I read this fantastic article from Kai Wright. The diversity and legal aptitudes of the people chosen by Kai are exceptional and in many cases very interesting. COLORLINES … Continue reading

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