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Facing Pressure from Black Lawmakers, Facebook Says...

Social media giant Facebook told lawmakers with the Congressional Black Caucus this week that the company plans to add an African-American member to its...

Starbucks’ Newest COO Rosalind Brewer Is First...

Starbucks has tapped former Sam's Club president and CEO Rosalind Brewer as its newest chief operating officer and group president, making her the first...

‘Many Chairs. One Table.’: New Walmart Ad...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Vc60eS2XKw Everyone gets a seat at the table in a new Walmart ad celebrating togetherness among people of various racial, ethnic and geographic backgrounds. The 60-second...

How One California University Closed the Graduation...

Drive an hour southeast of Los Angeles and you’ll find yourself in the semi-rural enclave of Riverside, Calif. Lured by low housing costs and...

Michael B. Jordan Cast in ‘Thomas Crown’...

While many young actors struggle to retain consistency after one or two quality performances, Michael B. Jordan has formed a sturdy career on an...

Academy Changes Rules to Make Oscars Voting...

“The Academy is going to lead and not wait for the industry to catch up,” said Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President...

Is Jada Pinkett Smith’s Boycott Idea the...

Despite 2015 being a sublime year for Black talent in film, amassing great box office receipts and high praise from critics, Academy Awards voters failed...

Disparities in Health Risks: Clinical Trials Don’t...

Around 40 percent of Americans are minorities, ethnically or racially. However, the people who are studied for clinical trials aren't generally minorities. Clinical trials are...

As the Supreme Court Decides on Affirmative...

As the U.S. Supreme Court decides to once again weigh in on affirmative action in college admissions, people are weighing in on the meaning...

Harvard Students are not Ready To Deal...

Recent actions by Harvard University to deal with racism, and the backlash to those efforts, show that we have a long way to go...

Larry Wilmore Checks This Girl’s White Privilege...

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7 White Institutions and Companies Caught Faking...

Does Affirmative Action Create Equal Opportunity? The debate surrounding the continued need for the U.S. government's affirmative action program has centered around arguments about the extent systemic...

8 Ways Diversity Backfires Against Black People

Diversity is used as a tool to ignore the political agenda of Black people. Dr. Claud Anderson is an expert on Black economics and the...

When Will Black Coming-of-Age Films Leave The...

In June, the film Dope was released in theaters and became the latest Black coming-of-age film to speak to Black youth. Even though having...

Among List of ‘Best Places to Live,’...

Apparently a great way for your city to make Livability.com's list of the 100 Best Places to Live in the U.S. is to be conspicuously...

Logistics Hub Will Diversify Industries, Make Jamaica...

As several interest groups continue to label the plans to make Jamaica a world renowned logistics hub a pipe dream, technocrats in the Ministry...

Are Rising Tuition Costs Another Way to...

Visionary, artist, musician and provocateur Tyree Harris discusses how surging tuition costs kill diversity. Harris at TEDxUOregon. Video by TED.

What Jesse Williams Says About Slave Movies...

  Actor Jesse Williams speaks candidly about films such as  Django Unchained, and what the genre means to the African-American community. Video by The Arsenio Hall...

Google Seeks to Help Women, Minorities Learn...

After the lack of diversity among Google's workforce became public knowledge recently, the company is looking to make strides for more inclusion. With women only making up...