DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti, a Rutgers Trustee and member of the Governors Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics, gives you his take on what really happened.
Ask the White Guy
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In short, no. But please read about how our country’s history makes America unique in having “African-Americans.”Read more ›
Question: Why is it whenever white people defend their racism, the first thing they default to is “I’m not a bigot” and the second thing is “I have friends who are black”? I could scream.Read more ›
Are you concerned about “diversity fatigue”? Connect the dots between reputation and talent development, philanthropy and supplier diversity.Read more ›
Nondiverse marketing and ad agency come up with an ad featuring an inanely happy white guy with a Jamaican accent. Is it offensive?Read more ›
Question: Suppose someone possesses some of the stereotypes that are attached to their race, gender, orientation, ability and/or age. Do you think this person should embrace or deny these qualities, especially regarding perpetuating stereotypes and advancing in careers?Read more ›
More than 30 states still allow employers to fire someone for being gay or transgender. Here’s how your company can combat LGBT discrimination.Read more ›
I am fortunate to be in a work environment where the overwhelming majority of my direct reports, coworkers, readers and most of the decision makers at the companies who do business with DiversityInc are women. From that experience—and being a husband and the father of daughters—I value the fact that women think differently than men. There is no doubt [...]Read more ›
Question: Do all white men think all black women are hoochie mama, welfare,child bearing, uneducated b******?Read more ›
The answer isn’t a chicken-or-egg riddle.Read more ›
Have the tables turned on white men? What should they do about it?Read more ›
Question: I’ve joined a new company in May 2006. All of my coworkers are white. I find it very difficult to build a working relationships with them. I often wonder is it my race (black). Do you think whites feel afraid to communicate with blacks on a professional level?Read more ›