Post Tagged with: "Asians"

Justice Department Threatens to Sue Harvard over Admissions Policies

Justice Department Threatens to Sue Harvard over Admissions Policies

The Justice Department cited a 2015 lawsuit that charges Harvard’s affirmative action policies discriminate against Asian American applicants.

Multiracial, Multiethnic Babies on the Increase in U.S.: Study

The rate is three times greater than it was in 1980.

Interracial Marriage Becoming the Norm in U.S.: Report

Interracial Marriage Becoming the Norm in U.S.: Report

The report’s findings include that Black men with a bachelor’s degree are more than twice as likely as Black women to intermarry.

MAY: Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Timeline and Facts & Figures

Our timeline of Asian American achievements and detailed facts & figures serve as year-round educational tools.

Diverse Film Casts Keep Hollywood Execs Making Money at Box Office

“Less-diverse product underperforms in the marketplace, and yet it still dominates.”

Jesse Jackson Tells Uber to Release Diversity Data, Invest in Oakland

Jesse Jackson Tells Uber to Release Diversity Data, Invest in Oakland

Jackson’s latest request comes at the same time Uber announces a former Hillary Clinton staffer, who is African American, will lead its diversity efforts.

Author Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips Explains to Corporate Executives Why ‘Brown is the New White’

“Every single day, there are 7,000 new people of color added to the U.S. population, and 1,000 whites,” author Steve Phillips said.

U.S. Income Surges, but Women, Minorities Remain Behind

U.S. Income Surges, but Women, Minorities Remain Behind

2015 saw an increase in median household income for whites, Blacks, Asians and Hispanics, the newest report from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed, the highest increase being among Hispanic households. According to the report, 2015 saw an additional estimated 3.3 million people with earnings over 2014, regardless of work experience. All households saw a 5.2 …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Record of Hate to Date

Click here for an up-to-date round-up of Donald Trump's hateful rhetoric and insults toward individuals, groups, ethnicities, religions and others during his presidential campaign.

Report: Whites No Longer Majority, Asians Largest Immigrant Group

A new Pew Center report predicts how immigration will drive population growth over the next 50 years.

Hollywood Projects Stunning Lack of Diversity

Study shows that white, hetero males dominate and women hardly speak.

You Can Still Be Fired For Being Gay In Most States

Marriage equality is just one of many battles the LGBT community has to face – including workplace discrimination.

Eric Parker Madison Alabama Sureshbhai Patel

UPDATE: Alabama Officer Charged With Assault, Will Be Fired

See the dash-cam video of the brutal takedown by Officer Eric Parker that left 57-year-old Sureshbhai Patel partially paralyzed.

Racial Profiling Madison Alabama Patel Indian

‘There Is Nothing Suspicious About Him Other Than His Brown Skin’

A man visiting Alabama from India is left temporarily paralyzed after being roughed up by police in what his family says is just the latest example of racial profiling.

The most diverse Congress ever

Welcome to the Most Diverse Congress Yet

On a still predominantly-white, predominantly-male Capitol Hill, just how many women, Blacks and Latinos will help shape the future of the country?

Amazon headquarters

Amazon’s Demographic Data: More of the Same

The company’s numbers are in line with those of its fellow tech giants. But what omission has the Rainbow PUSH Coalition calling Amazon “intentionally deceptive”?

Universities Warn Against Blackface Halloween Costumes

After a rash of racist costumes last Halloween, universities are taking the unusual step of emailing students to ask them not to be racist.

Joe Biden Offends Jews, Asians

VP Biden Offends Jews, Asians on Consecutive Days

What insensitive terms did Vice President Joe Biden use while referring to these two groups? Hear audio and see video of his remarks here.

Race and online dating.

Race & Online Dating

Are you a single Black man, Black woman or Asian man? Chances are you might struggle to find success with online dating.

Apple's Plan to Improve Its Diversity

Apple’s Diversity Data: Better Representation of Blacks, Latinos

In a letter accompanying the data, Tim Cook becomes the first Silicon Valley CEO to personally call for more improvement at his company.

Famed TV Show Pleads Ignorance, ‘Joke’ In Airing Racist Commentary

In a statement after airing an episode with pretaped racist comments, Top Gear producers say it was just a joke and that they didn’t realize the comments were racist. See what was said here.

Diversity in pro sports in the U.S.

The Measure of Diversity That Only One U.S. Pro Sport Meets

Two diversity measurements help reveal which sports leagues are truly the most diverse in the United States.

Bob Beckel, FOX News Channel

3 Calif. Politicians Call for FOX Host’s Resignation Over Racist Comments

Bob Beckel makes disparaging comments about Asians for the second time on FOX News Channel. Find out what he said here.

Compared to their students, teachers lack diversity.

In-Class Support: Survey Finds Teachers Lack in Diversity

When compared with the students who they are teaching, there is a large disparity in the diversity of America’s teachers. Just how big a disparity? And what states are the worst offenders? We have the answers here.