Post Tagged with: "ethnicity"

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

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

    01/15/2015 2:31 pm Shoving and shouting break out during a PBA meeting as NYPD officers take their union leader to task over the standoff with city leaders.
  • Photos by Anna Jeffrey

    Stealing Indian Land for a Copper Mine

    01/14/2015 2:51 pm 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.
  • Gary Locke, Andrea Jung, Satya Nadella

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

    04/30/2014 2:00 pm Our historic timeline of Asian-American achievements and detailed facts & figures serve as year-round educational tools.
  • The New Motivation For Hate Crimes

    The New Motivation For Hate Crimes

    02/26/2014 1:05 pm Race is no longer the number one bias behind hate crimes. What is and how many hate crimes occur every year?
  • December Legal Roundup: Must You Act ‘American’?

    December Legal Roundup: Must You Act ‘American’?

    12/11/2013 1:40 pm 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"?
  • Photo courtesy: CDC/ Debora Cartagena

    AMA Classifies Obesity as a Disease

    07/02/2013 2:04 pm What does this mean for doctors’ offices and businesses? Who is most impacted?
  • Are White Men Racist When They Ignore Ethnicity?

    Are White Men Racist When They Ignore Ethnicity?

    06/01/2009 12:00 am 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?
  • ‘Hispanic’ Is Not a Racial Category

    ‘Hispanic’ Is Not a Racial Category

    12/07/2006 12:00 am 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?
  • Is Ethnic Hair OK in Corporate America?

    Is Ethnic Hair OK in Corporate America?

    12/05/2006 12:00 am Question: How does corporate America view African-American people with natural hair?
  • What’s Your Heritage?

    What’s Your Heritage?

    11/08/2006 12:00 am 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!