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Facebook Vortex Nabs Another Racist Official

Georgia education assistant superintendent jokes about lynching, Muslims, Gay people and nonwhite students.

Ahmed Mohamed

Muslim Student Suspended, Arrested for Building Clock

Teachers and police assumed 14-year-old’s science project was a bomb; his family insists the assumption was based on the boy’s name being Mohamed and date being close to Sept.11.

Racism & Bigotry: Will ‘Wetback’ Slur Derail GOP’s Rebranding Efforts?

Yet another insensitive Republican gaffe makes headlines. Can the GOP get its act together in time for the next election cycle?

Diversity & Education: Are white men now the victims?

Ask the White Guy: Are White Men the New Victims on College Campuses?

Have the tables turned on white men? What should they do about it?

Ask the White Guy on Racism, Bigotry & White Privilege

The White Guy says that while some white people dislike the concept of white privilege, it is possible to use white privilege to open doors for others for the greater good.

Ask the White Guy on ‘Is It Racism or Bigotry?’

The White Guy's response to a question about whether Kanye West was racist when he said former President George W. Bush "doesn't care about Black people" triggered some confused e-mails. Here, Luke Visconti explains the difference between a racist and a bigot, and why Black people can't be racist toward white people.

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

Bigotry and Affirmative Action

Question: By your refusal to accept other points of view on the subject of affirmative action, you fit the dictionary definition of a bigot yourself! Is discrimination of any kind wrong? I say it is. Affirmative action IS a form of discrimination, and therefore, in my opinion, it is wrong. How does discrimination become right in your defense of affirmative action?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

The White Guy Talks About Michael Richards

Question: After the Michael Richards incident, I'd really like to know if you think all white people (and perhaps I should say all people) are racist at heart and that their true feelings are submerged by political correctness. Is that latent rage there in everyone?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

Equal Society or Double Standard?

Question: I've had employees ask, "Why is it OK to have executive incentives or mentor programs in place to help minorities and women, but none for the rest of us?"