Diversity & Inclusion
In an interview with DiversityInc, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer discusses a new diversity initiative regarding pension funds.
After attacks threatening sexual violence, the microblogging site is trying to create a safer environment.
Raven-Symoné’s Twitter statement has once again underscored the widespread undercurrent of homophobia in the African-American community.
Operation led to the arrest of gay men under law already declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
Only Black candidate in race compares NYPD policy to the suspicions that led George Zimmerman to hunt down Trayvon Martin.
Pope says that gays are OK, but women are still not priest material.
Communications crisis leads to closed-door meeting with Hollywood celebs.
Measure of equality in care for LGBT patients includes 24 facilities owned by DiversityInc Top 10 Hospital Systems.
Courtesy of The White House: Remarks by President Obama on Trayvon Martin James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:33 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA: I wanted to come out here, first of all, to tell you that Jay is prepared for all your questions and is very much looking forward to the session. The second thing …
President’s personal statement reminds America that we’re not past racism in this country.
New healthcare law increases coverage, lowers cost for many, but political battles continue.
Prominent leaders promise ongoing action against Stand Your Ground legislation and other civil-rights efforts in the wake of outrage over the Trayvon Martin verdict.
With millions of patients expected to be added to insurance rolls, will there be enough primary-care physicians to serve them all?
Juror says first vote was split and race was never an issue—but can a jury with limited diversity really be colorblind?
NBA player Jason Collins received the Courage Award at GLSEN’s New York Respect Awards on May 20, 2013. This edited version of his remarks appeared in the Summer 2013 edition of the DiversityInc magazine. CLICK HERE to read the digital edition of this and past issues. As I’m sure you can all imagine, the past …
For three weeks, people have been closely watching every move in the Zimmerman trial, with everyone seemingly more uncomfortable with the discussion of race than with a tragic death.
The following column appeared as the “CEO Letter” in the Summer 2013 edition of DiversityInc magazine. CLICK HERE to read the digital edition of this and past issues. By Luke Visconti In the wake of the Rutgers basketball fiasco—in which former Coach Mike Rice used homophobic slurs to castigate players—a huge problem remains: Sports are …
KTVU faces not only embarrassment but also legal action for its airing of offensive Asian-American “names” during coverage of a fatal tragedy.
A look at headlines from around the country following George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
In a preview of her new book "The American Non-Dilemma", Dr. Nancy DiTomaso asks if diversity & inclusion efforts are effective.
The following column appeared as the “Editor’s Letter” in the Summer 2013 edition of DiversityInc magazine. CLICK HERE to read the digital edition of this and past issues. By Barbara Frankel High-school football player Leo Washington, who is gay, almost didn’t survive high school, where he received relentless bullying and was forced to change in …
Who's ahead in the standings: racists, sexists, bigots or homophobes?
In response to concerns from American Indians, high schools and colleges have been moving away from Indian mascots. Will pro sports bow to the same pressure?