Diversity

Portraits of Planet Ocean: The Photography of Brian Skerry

Visit<p>Museums and Zoo<p>Hours<p>Tips for Visiting<p>Group Visits<p>Group Sales<p>Air and Space Museum<br>• Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center<br>• American Art Museum and …

Museums

Fresh book reviews from Cardyn Brooks | July 2018

A crime fiction novel and a guide to workplace diversity – two new reviews from Cardyn Brooks<p><i>Tied to Deceit</i> by Neena H. Brar<br>Penguide Books 6 August …

Black Culture

Protests Erupt After Chicago Police Shoots, Kills Local Black Man Believed To Be A Barber

After the fatal shooting of a man believed to be a local barber, Chicago residents took to the streets in a series of protests demanding answers.<p>On …

Law Enforcement

We’re Loving It: Meet The Youngest Black Woman To Own A McDonald’s Franchise

Jade Colin is making waves in the restaurant franchise business as McDonald’s youngest black woman to own one of the popular fast food eateries.No …

McDonald's

From a student apartment to the chancellor's house, Wash U's new leader comes home

For only the second time in its 165-year history, Washington University in St. Louis will be led by one of its own.<p>Andrew D. Martin will become the …

College & University

Canada's diversity not reflected on the silver screen, say actors, screenwriters of colour

Mariah Inger couldn't believe she was in this position.<p>It was 2005. She was on a movie set, coaching another actress who was painfully struggling to …

Entertainment (Canada)

This Art Professor Wants To Construct A Memorial That Acknowledges The Slaves Whose Lives Financed A Popular Boston Landmark

America has yet to heal the wounds caused by slavery and Jim Crow. While the south is often the focus of the hundreds of years of oppression black …

Boston

Cardi B Does It For The Kulture One More Time By Giving The Internet Another Classic '90s Meme

Having a baby isn't slowing Cardi B down not one bit. The Invasion of Privacy rapper has shared another photo from her 1990s childhood making the net …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Facebook Still Isn't Hiring Enough Black People, Changes To How They Evaluate Talent May Be The Answer

Facebook's diversity problem isn't going anywhere any time soon. The social media juggernaut released their latest diversity report earlier this week …

HBCUs

New Study Shows Black Women Have The Most Student Loan Debt

A new study has discovered an intersectional racial and gender gap also exists in the realm of student loan debt.<p>According to a study conducted by …

Women of Color

‘We Are All Sluts:’ This Woman’s Response To A Problematic Pastor’s Question During The SlutWalk Is Reviving Our Zest For Life

We're officially stanning for Samirah Raheem after video of her embarrassing real-life Uncle Ruckus Reverend Jesse Peterson on his own show.<p>Peterson, …

Feminism

FIFA wants fewer TV shots of 'hot' female fans in bid to tackle sexism in soccer

FIFA, the global governing body of soccer, wants its television partners to stop zooming in on “hot women” in the crowd during matches in a bid to stamp out sexism in the sport, an official said.<p>Federico Addiechi, head of FIFA's diversity program, called the plan "a normal evolution," and said …

Diversity

Taylor Bennett Speaks Out On His Decision To Come Out On Twitter: 'I Wanted To Say Who I Was'

Chance The Rapper has been at the forefront of Chicago's music scene for a few years now, and it's safe to say musical talent runs in the family!<p>His …

Diversity

Former UConn Diversity Officer Alleges Racial Discrimination

Charmane Thurmand, who resigned as UConn’s graduate diversity officer after an investigation found she improperly awarded a $54,000 fellowship to her …

Corruption

Billionaire Elon Musk Pledges To Fund Solutions To Provide Clean Water In Flint, Michigan, Will Work With Lil' Miss Flint

Looks like one of the nation's elite is putting his money where his mouth is when it comes to assisting the people of Flint, Michigan, who — to this …

Water

The Due-Diligence Imperative: Lipper Fund Selectors Forum 2018

<i>By Jake Moeller</i><p><i>The fourth annual Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Selectors Forum was held at the Thomson Reuters Auditorium, Canary Wharf, on July 4,</i> …

Business

Weekend takeaway: Build it and they will thrive

Essential weekend sci-tech reading including Ireland makes world history by divesting from fossil fuels, Trinity to build a €1bn new campus in …

Workplace Diversity

Sex and Gender Diversity is Growing Across the US

Georgiann Davis, <i>University of Nevada, Las Vegas</i>Across the United States, more people of all ages are identifying as something other than male or …

LGBTQI

Lawyer Well-Being: An Uncharted Path to Increasing Diversity and Inclusion | Section of Litigation

Historically, society’s stereotypical image of the successful lawyer, like a hero in a Western movie, is a hard-charging, heavy-drinking, macho man. …

Mental Health

WARRINGTON South MP Faisal Rashid hosted a hugely popular “Evening of Cultural Diversity” at Walton Hall and Gardens featuring food and entertainers from all over the globe.

<b>WARRINGTON South MP Faisal Rashid hosted a hugely popular “Evening of Cultural Diversity” at Walton Hall and Gardens featuring food and entertainers</b> …

Cheshire

Missouri Neo-Nazi Pleads Guilty To Disabling Train In Order To 'Save It From Black People'

Imagine riding a train with a belligerent white supremacist who is trying to derail it because there are black people onboard. Well, you don't really …

Crime

L'Oréal awarded First Prize for Gender Diversity by Ethics & Boards and the Institute for Responsible Capitalism - L'Oréal

Clichy, 13 July 2018 – The second edition of the “Grands Prix de la Mixité” by Ethics & Boards Observatory and the Institute for Responsible …

List-Worthy

Thompson Paint Schemes at Run Gamut For Throwback Race

Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park is set to host the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East for the second annual King Cadillac GMC Throwback 100 on Saturday.<p>In …

Motorsport

Obama Just Gave Us An Africa-Inspired Summer Reading List, And We Have Our Bookmarks Ready

Need some summer book recommendations? Barack Obama is here for you! On Friday, the former POTUS posted his summer reading list (as well as what …

South Africa

Drake Has Officially Declared The Winner Of The #InMyFeelings Challenge

Everyone can pack up their selfie sticks and go home because Will Smith just shut the #inmyfeelings challenge down.<p>The Fresh Prince posted his …

Dance

#PermitBetty Calling Cops On Street Vendor Scurries Off Once Black Man Filming Her Mentions Finding Where She Works

Just when we thought white women may have possibly learned a lesson about calling the police on people just trying to live their life, we've come …

Filmmaking

'My Name Is Mirian': Stars Appear In Powerful Video To Impart Story Of Migrant Woman Separated From Her Child At Border

A number of black celebrities have joined in to create a powerful video which tells the story of one woman, Mirian, who was separated from her infant …

Immigration

Massachusetts Man Speaks Out After Bus Driver Said He Wouldn't Pick Him Up 'Because He's Black'

A Massachusetts man was trying to get home from work when he experienced blatant racism from a bus driver.Kevin Brooks was on his way home from his …

Video Surveillance

Bestselling Author Tomi Adeyemi Says Cops Came To Her Home, Threatened Her, Then Joked That They're Discriminated Against

For any black person in the United States, an encounter with the police can be a nerve-wracking experience. New York Times bestselling author Tomi …

Women of Color

Pusha–T Launches Hip-Hop App That Pays Fans For Rating Music

How often do you leave music reviews, or debate whether or not the latest album release was worth the listen? Now, Pusha-T is connecting with Summer …

Rap & Hip-Hop