Post Tagged with: "ethnicity"

Michael Eric Dyson

VIDEO: Michael Eric Dyson Explains Why Diversity is Essential in the U.S.

The renowned scholar spoke with DiversityInc at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 47th Annual Legislative Conference.

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.

Students Who Share A Race with Teachers Get Better Grades

Students Who Share a Race with Teachers Get Better Grades

Study finds college students of the same race or ethnicity as their teaching assistants also participate more and are more likely to attend office hours.

What Do NYPD Officers Think of City Standoff Over #BlackLivesMatter?

Shoving and shouting break out during a PBA meeting as NYPD officers take their union leader to task over the standoff with city leaders.

Stealing Indian Land for a Copper Mine

The Southeast Arizona Land Exchange Conservation Act means copper gains for Resolution Copper, but a potential loss of access to land that is sacred to the Apache tribe.

Race is no longer the No. 1 bias motivating hate crimes.

The New Motivation For Hate Crimes

Race is no longer the number one bias behind hate crimes. What is and how many hate crimes occur every year?

Legal Roundup: Must you act American?

December Legal Roundup: Must You Act ‘American’?

Did a court allow an immigrant employee's discrimination case? What was the legal answer when faced with a real-life case of the "living dead"?

AMA Classifies Obesity as a Disease

What does this mean for doctors’ offices and businesses? Who is most impacted?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

Are White Men Racist When They Ignore Ethnicity?

There's no business case for diversity unless you make it, says DiversityInc's CEO Luke Visconti. How can a company manage diversity to produce positive results?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

‘Hispanic’ Is Not a Racial Category

Question: First of all, the term "white" is subjective. You are obviously of Italian heritage and I really consider Italians to be "Latinos" or Hispanic except they don't speak Spanish. Who coins the ethnic lexicon of terms for the vast ethnicity description that eventually finds its way into our American lexicon description on race and ethnicity?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

Is Ethnic Hair OK in Corporate America?

Question: How does corporate America view African-American people with natural hair?

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

What’s Your Heritage?

Question: See now, that's the problem: I always tell people, 'You're not "White"! You're: Irish, Italian, German, Polish, Scottish, Czech, Russian, etc., etc. -- something! So, please don't disrespect your ancestors and your heritage!' So, Mr. Visconti, what are YOU? I'd love to hear wonderful and fascinating things about your heritage. Let's all share!