Post Tagged with: "“minority”"

  • Arizona Voting Scandal Shows Minority Voters Clearly Alienated by Changes to Voting Rights Act

    Arizona Voting Scandal Shows Minority Voters Clearly Alienated by Changes to Voting Rights Act

    Up to five-hour lines to vote last week in Arizona — highlighting pattern of states with history of discrimination disenfranchising minority voters.
  • Should You Use the Word ‘Minority’?

    Should You Use the Word ‘Minority’?

    Question: What do you or DiversityInc think about the use of the word "minority"? In my personal life, I have begun to use the term "people of color" to represent anyone non-white. I find the word "minority" offensive and degrading to the people it represents, regardless of race. But more so because the word is originally a math term meaning "the smaller part or number; a number, part, or amount forming less than half of the whole."