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Quarter of U.S. Tech Workers Perceive Discrimination: Survey

Quarter of U.S. Tech Workers Perceive Discrimination: Survey

Fifty-seven percent of tech workers said they did not know what actions their company is taking to address the issue.

Apple's Leaders 'Presently Fail' to Represent Diversity: Shareholders

Apple’s Leaders ‘Presently Fail’ to Represent Diversity: Shareholders

The tech giant has opposed a more diverse hiring strategy for senior management roles and its board of directors.

Woman Charged with Hate Crime After Racist Rant on Facebook Live

Woman Charged with Hate Crime After Racist Rant on Facebook Live

Is Facebook responsible for its technology being used as a vehicle for hate?

Delta Air Lines Offers Apology to Black Doctor, Makes Policy Changes

Delta Air Lines Offers Apology to Black Woman Doctor Called “Sweetie” by Flight Attendant

"Inclusion training," but no other specific action, to be given to astoundingly white male leadership team.

Obamas Should be Hanged, says State Official

Obamas Should be Hanged, Says State Official

"Hopefully the Muslims will eliminate him and mooshelle as queers," a Tennessee deputy director wrote on Facebook.

U of Oklahoma Kicks Out Student for ‘Ni**ger Lynching’ Texts Sent to Black Freshman at UPenn

Be Careful: ‘Ni**er Lynching’ Texts Sent to Black Freshman Uncover Backdoor to Private Information

A University of Oklahoma student involved in messages sent from “Daddy Trump” obtained contact info from a private University of Pennsylvania Facebook group.

Facebook Video Shows Trump Supporter’s Road Rage Against Black Motorist

Facebook Video Shows Trump Supporter’s Road Rage Against Black Motorist

“Are you just another n**ger that doesn’t understand anything?” the Trump supporter said.

Black Doctor Asks to Help Delta Passenger, Denied by Flight Attendant

Black Doctor Asks to Help Delta Passenger, Denied by Flight Attendant

Delta Air Lines' lack of diversity in senior leadership may allow for a culture of bias.

Police Tracked BLM Protesters Through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: ACLU Report

Police Tracked BLM Protesters Through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: ACLU Report

Police received real time special access from Geofeedia, a social media surveillance vendor, to social media feeds during the periods of unrest.

Republican Rep Nominee Likens Obamas to Monkeys

Fellow Republicans have called on Dan Johnson to drop out of the race after numerous racially charged Facebook posts — but he vowed to "make Kentucky great again."

Georgia Cop Fired for Racist Facebook Messages, Boasting About Targeting Black Drivers

Georgia Cop Fired for Racist Facebook Messages, Boasting About Targeting Black Drivers

The cop's conduct highlights the realities of racial profiling in policing.

New York Life Director Who Tells BLM Strategist to ‘Die’ Promptly Fired

New York Life Director Who Tells BLM Strategist to ‘Die’ Promptly Fired

A racist and hostile social media interaction cost Corey Multer his job.

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Four Officers Under Investigation for Racially Charged Social Media Posts

All four officers from Tennessee are being investigated, with one being decommissioned for saying he would have shot Philando Castile five times instead of four.

Video Shows Aftermath of Police Shooting of Black Man in Minnesota

In a live-stream video, the girlfriend of Philando Castile, who was killed at a traffic stop, detailed the incident and showed what followed.

Tone-Deaf ‘Racist’ Poster Illustrates Lack of Diverse Leadership at Red Cross

Critics have called for diversification of the organization’s nearly all-white management after no one noticed bias reflected in poster.

Trump’s Cinco de Mayo ‘Taco Bowl’ a Social Media Fail

Donald Trump’s photo to celebrate the “Hispanic” holiday is offensive.

Police Lieutenant Suspended for Racial Instagram Posts

The Florida lieutenant said the allegations were “twisted and turned to fit people’s agendas.”

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Curt Schilling Fired Following Anti-Transgender Remarks

Schilling is the latest public figure to lose his job over a discriminatory post on Facebook.

TV Journalist Fired for Racial Comments on Facebook

Professionals continue to violate company policies with racist postings.

Facebook Vortex Nabs Another Racist Official

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

Why Does Silicon Valley Continue Lacking Diversity?

"They want to do these things, but nobody is making the solid commitments."

Police Sergeant Tells Motorists to Run Over Black Lives Matter ‘Idiots’

"Now, these idiots could try and sue you in civil court, but remember that it will be jury trial and so most likely it will come out in your favor."

School District Employee Calls Tamir Rice’s Mom ‘Stupid B**ch’

Yet another racist miscreant put on paid leave; maybe he'll spend the paid time off learning proper contractions.

Trump Adviser Fired Following Discovery of Racist Facebook Posts

Sam Nunberg, former communications advisor of Trump’s campaign, denies the posts; insists, “… anything that was posted under my name does not mean I posted it.”