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Stop Talking About the Rooney Rule

Stop Talking About the Rooney Rule

Magical thinking will not move the needle on your diversity efforts, or your career, if your leadership is not accountable for results.

Six Dreamers Sue Trump Administration over DACA Decision

Six Dreamers Sue Trump Administration over DACA Decision

San Diego attorney Dulce Garcia has regularly defended clients in immigration court. Now, she is the one seeking legal relief.

Defying Trump, California Lawmakers Vote to Become ‘Sanctuary State’

Defying Trump, California Lawmakers Vote to Become ‘Sanctuary State’

The measure bans police from asking for the immigration status of people who have been arrested.

Emmy Winners Throw Jabs at Trump, Spicer Wheels into Spotlight

Emmy Winners Throw Jabs at Trump, Spicer Wheels into Spotlight

Host Stephen Colbert took shots at President Donald Trump; Sean Spicer made a surprise appearance; and Trump won an Emmy — sort of.

Trump Says Muslim Ban Should be ‘Larger, Tougher and More Specific’

Trump Says Muslim Ban Should be ‘Larger, Tougher and More Specific’

“But stupidly, that would not be politically correct!” the president tweeted.

California Lawmakers Take Anti-Trump Stance as Session Ends

California Lawmakers Take Anti-Trump Stance as Session Ends

Among other things, California lawmakers will vote on whether to become a so-called sanctuary state.

Trump Says no Deal on DACA, Wants ‘Big’ Border Security

Trump Says no Deal on DACA, Wants ‘Big’ Border Security

“No deal was made last night on DACA. Massive border security would have to be agreed to in exchange for consent,” the president wrote on Twitter.

Trump Administration Sued over Phone Searches at U.S. Borders

Trump Administration Sued over Phone Searches at U.S. Borders

The suit is being brought by travelers including a military veteran, a NASA engineer, two journalists and a computer programmer.

Congress Demands White House Officially Condemn White Supremacy

Congress Demands White House Officially Condemn White Supremacy

Legislation calls for President Trump to reject white supremacists, the KKK and neo-Nazis.

Supreme Court Allows Broad Trump Refugee Ban

Supreme Court Allows Broad Trump Refugee Ban

The Supreme Court ruling gives President Trump a partial victory as the high court prepares for a key October hearing on the constitutionality of his Muslim ban.

Arpaio Pardon Unconstitutional, Justice Groups Challenge

Arpaio Pardon Unconstitutional, Justice Groups Challenge

By pardoning racist ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio, President Trump is “rewarding him for waging war on minority communities,” one group states in a court brief.

Supreme Court Justice Temporarily Preserves Trump Refugee Ban

Supreme Court Justice Temporarily Preserves Trump Refugee Ban

The full Supreme Court could act within days.

California, Three Other States Sue over Trump Action on ‘Dreamer’ immigrants

California, Three Other States Sue over Trump Action on ‘Dreamer’ Immigrants

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Trump’s move to rescind DACA would be “an economic travesty” for the state, which depends on immigrant labor.

High School Football Players Kicked Off Team for Wearing White Hoods, Burning Cross in Photo

High School Football Players Kicked Off Team for Wearing White Hoods, Burning Cross in Photo

“I was just mostly shocked and I wanted to ask them why they did it,” said Kylan Smallwood, the team’s quarterback and only Black varsity player.

DACA Tied to Better Mental Health for Children of Immigrants

DACA Tied to Better Mental Health for Children of Immigrants

About 4 million children born in the U.S. have at least one parent who is an undocumented immigrant.

Spicey Skits Bring an Emmy for Melissa McCarthy

Spicey Skits Bring an Emmy for Melissa McCarthy

Sean Spicer quit his post as White House communications director in July after six months of stormy encounters with the media, including McCarthy’s sketches.

Is the 'Ku Klux Klowns' Lynching Display an Effective Protest?

Is the ‘Ku Klux Klowns’ Lynching Display an Effective Protest?

An art collective created the display in “protest of white nationalist uprising in the United States.”

U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Trump’s Bid to Bar Most Refugees

U.S. Appeals Court Rejects Trump’s Bid to Bar Most Refugees

Refugee organizations cheered the decision, saying it will give relief to people fleeing violence who were caught in limbo after the ban.

Steve Harvey Regrets Private Meeting with Trump

Steve Harvey Regrets Private Meeting with Trump

Harvey said he should’ve listened to his wife and skipped the meeting.

Florida County Sheriff: We’ll Be Checking IDs at Shelters

Florida County Sheriff: We’ll Be Checking IDs at Shelters

Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd has drawn comparisons to former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio for what the ACLU describes as “exploiting a natural disaster.”

States File Lawsuit Challenging Trump’s DACA Decision

States File Lawsuit Challenging Trump’s DACA Decision

The lawsuit claims President Trump’s decision to end DACA was “motivated, at least in part, by a discriminatory motive” against Mexicans.

Sessions' DACA Announcement Fueled with Myths

Sessions’ DACA Announcement Fueled with Myths

U.S. Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III is a longtime proponent of deporting undocumented young immigrants.

Why Ending DACA Will Hurt the U.S. Economy

Why Ending DACA Will Hurt the U.S. Economy

The decision could cost the United States about $280 billion, one study found.