Articles by: Sheryl Estrada
Sheryl Estrada is senior business writer at DiversityInc.


Illinois Governor Performs Foolish Chocolate Milk Stunt to Champion Diversity

Illinois Governor Performs Foolish Chocolate Milk Stunt to Champion Diversity

“It’s really, really good. Diversity!” Rauner said to the audience in an insulting demonstration during a Black History Month event.

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Mass Murderers ‘End Up Being Democrats,’ Says Rep. Claudia Tenney

The GOP lawmaker perpetuates right-wing conspiracy theories amid the Parkland, Fla., tragedy.

Phylicia Rashad was Chadwick Boseman's Mentor and Sponsor Paving the Way to Wakanda

Phylicia Rashad was Chadwick Boseman’s Mentor and Sponsor Paving the Way to Wakanda

The “Black Panther” star and Howard University graduate also revealed that Denzel Washington helped him to study at Oxford.

General Motor's Alicia Boler Davis Honored as Black Engineer of the Year at Gala

General Motors’ Alicia Boler Davis Honored as Black Engineer of the Year at Awards Gala

“I hope you know how grateful I am for all you’ve done to help America dream up solutions,” Former President Barack Obama wrote in a congratulatory letter to Boler Davis.

Michelle Obama on 'Black Panther': 'Young People Will Finally See Superheroes that Look Like Them'

Michelle Obama on ‘Black Panther’: ‘Young People Will Finally See Superheroes that Look Like Them’

The former first lady took to Twitter to rave about the record-breaking movie.

Film Review: 'Black Panther' is a Game-Changing Cultural Work of Genius

Film Review: ‘Black Panther’ is a Game-Changing Cultural Work of Genius

Director Ryan Coogler has successfully shown the world what Black excellence means.

Black History Month Lessons Banned at NYC School Sparks Push for Mandatory Education

Principal Patricia Catania denied lessons on the Harlem Renaissance and confiscated a student-made poster celebrating Lena Horne.

Racist Tweet About Meghan Markle and Cheddar Man Gets GOP Contender Banned

Racist Tweet About Meghan Markle and Cheddar Man Gets GOP Contender Banned

Paul Nehlen is a “defiant mouthpiece for the racist ‘alt-right,’” says the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Obama Presidential Portraits a Nod to Diversity, Inclusion in Art

Obama Presidential Portraits a Nod to Diversity, Inclusion in Art

“The ability to be the first African American painter, to paint the first African American president of the United States … It doesn’t get any better than that,” artist Kehinde Wiley said.

Cornell Fraternity Under Fire for 'Pig Roast' Sex Contest a 'Conduit for Misogyny'

Cornell Fraternity Under Fire for ‘Pig Roast’ Sex Contest a ‘Conduit for Misogyny’

"To deny that sexism in Greek life is routine is appalling,” writes Cornell University student Pegah Moradi.

Quincy Jones: It’s Good Racists Are Identifying Themselves Because ‘Now We Know’

The legendary composer and producer candidly talked about race and President Trump, among other topics, in an interview that’s circulating social media.

White House Aware Trump Aide Allegedly Abused Former Wives Before Revealed in Media

"Rob Porter is a man of true integrity and honor and I can't say enough good things about him,” said White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.

‘What Black Panther Means to Me’ Hashtag Celebrates Upcoming Film

"The excitement around ‘Black Panther’ shows that there’s a real hunger in our community for authentic, empowering Black stories,” Rashad Robinson, executive director of Color Of Change, told DiversityInc.

Donald Trump Jr.’s Twitter Attack on Sadiq Khan Shunned by Britons

Donald Trump Jr. Says His Father is Not Racist Because He’s Taken Pictures with Rappers

In an interview, Trump Jr. said the proof is in the pictures.

Beyoncé’s Pic of New Born Twins Causes a Stir on Social Media

Colorism Contributed to Beyoncé’s Success, Says Her Father

Mathew Knowles also admitted he dated his former wife, Tina, because he thought she was white.

Trump's Rhetoric Causes Some Eagles Players to Skip White House Visit

Several Eagles Players to Skip White House Visit

"I want to see changes in our criminal justice system. I want to see us push for economic and educational advancement in communities of color and low-income communities,” said Malcom Jenkins.

Sexist and Racist NFL Decision Upstaged by Social Media

Sexist and Racist NFL Decision Upstaged by Social Media

Janet Jackson disrespect and double standard called out. Justin Timberlake should have insisted Jackson perform, he was boring without her.

Oprah Banishes Russell Simmons from Book of Wisdom

Oprah Banishes Russell Simmons from Book of Wisdom

Amid numerous sexual assault allegations against Simmons, his thoughts on meditation are no longer welcome in Oprah’s book.