Post Tagged with: "Latinos"

Cop’s Racist Tirade Against Latinos Stirs Community

Video surfaces of a Passaic, N.J., sergeant, once head of the bias crimes unit, revealing he is racist.

Report: Whites No Longer Majority, Asians Largest Immigrant Group

A new Pew Center report predicts how immigration will drive population growth over the next 50 years.

NYC Plans More School Segregation

New York schools are already extremely segregated; white gentrifier parents don’t want their kids going to predominantly minority schools.

Kasich’s Advice on Latinos: ‘Leave a Little Tip’

Laughably insensitive comment brings Trump to mind.

Latinos Rally Against Trump

Rally Chants Sum It Up — Latino Protesters: ‘Shame On You,’ Trump Supporters: ‘Keep Them Out’

Trump’s Dallas arena event audience gives Trump a standing ovation for his anti-immigration views.

Jeb Bush defends "anchor babies"

Jeb Bush Insults Asians To Relieve Backlash from Latinos

Bush said his "anchor babies" comments were "frankly … related to Asian people," not Hispanics.

Trump Immigration Stance Sets GOP Tone

More candidates are taking his extreme positions, including ending birthright citizenship.

Hollywood Projects Stunning Lack of Diversity

Study shows that white, hetero males dominate and women hardly speak.

Paula Deen and ‘Brownface’ Photo Sparks Racial Controversy

Paula Deen is under fire for a photo of her son, Bobby, in “brownface.” The controversy is reminiscent of two years ago when Deen admitted to using racial slurs.

Business Continues To Flee from Trump, Professional Golf Takes No Real Action

Macy’s becomes latest to part ways,  pro golf issues toothless statements while events still scheduled on Trump courses.

CIA Diversity Study Blasts Agency Failures

Very little progress made in decades and minorities not making it to senior levels.

Hispanic Groups Show Unity, Strength in Response to Trump

215,000 sign petition prompting NBC to join Univision in saying "buh-bye.”

You Can Still Be Fired For Being Gay In Most States

Marriage equality is just one of many battles the LGBT community has to face – including workplace discrimination.

Will Bilingualism Decrease in Latino Households in the U.S.?

A new Pew report takes a look at the increase in English proficiency of U.S.-born Latinos along with the decrease in speaking Spanish at home.

Asian American employees

Asian Americans Scarce Among Silicon Valley Executives

A new report shows that while Asian Americans are well represented among the work force of five large tech firms, they remain underrepresented in leadership roles.

Dan Jennings

New MLB Hire Shows Just How Much of a Joke Diversity Is to Baseball

The Miami Marlins baseball team made an early season change, but instead of abiding by the ‘Selig Rule’ to interview diverse applicants, they hired their general manager.

High School Graduates

Number of Latino, Black High School Grads Increases as ‘Dropout Factories’ Decline

A new report on high school graduation rates highlights an increase in high school graduation rates of Latinos and Blacks, yet there is still improvement needed.

3 Key Practices to Increase Retention Rates of Diverse Employees

Michele G. Green, Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Prudential Financial, offers best practices for increasing the retention rates of employees from underrepresented groups.

BASF Science Education Initiatives Attract Female Students

The Science Education Initiatives of BASF are attracting female, Black and Latino students, encouraging academic success in the sciences.

Will MLB’s Latino Outreach Actually Reach Senior Leadership?

Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred talks up the game’s growth in Latin America, but misses the lack of Latinos in key leadership roles.

Pres. Obama

Is the STEM Talent Pipeline Really the Problem?

At the White House Science Fair, the POTUS announced $90M in new pledges for his STEM initiatives

Study Finds Hispanics Optimistic About Financial Future, Despite Challenges

Study Finds Hispanics Optimistic About Financial Future, Despite Challenges

A new MassMutual survey shows that three-quarters of Hispanics are better off financially than three years ago.

Study: Specialized High Schools Less Likely to Accept Blacks, Latinos

A new report says the Specialized High School Admissions Test is not the cause of the lack of diversity in New York City’s specialized high schools, but rather a result of system-wide flaws.

Michael Carvin says Obamacare was written for women and minorities

Obamacare Written by ‘Women and Minorities,’ Says Opposing Lawyer

In a Wall Street Journal profile, the attorney leading the anti-Obamacare effort makes sarcastic comments about ACA’s source.