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Diversity & Inclusion

Purposely Inaccurate Billboards Terrorize Poor Blacks & Latinos

This swing state’s politicians have a new way to suppress voter rights.

Ask the White Guy: Racism and Affirmative Action—Why White Victims Are the Key to the Solution

DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti thinks affirmative action is going to be killed by the Supreme Court—and explains why white people as victims are central to finding a solution.

‘God Intended’ Pregnancy After Rape, Says Romney’s Candidate

What should you do when one of your leaders makes a controversial statement? Mitt Romney faces that question after a candidate he is very publicly supporting said “God intended” pregnancy after rape.

Is Voter Fraud a Myth? Here's What Racist Voter ID Laws Are Really About

The Voter-Fraud Myth: What Racist Voter ID Laws Are Really About

Our coverage of controversial voter ID laws touched a nerve in many of our readers. Here’s what you had to say.

Is Jim Crow Back? Racist Voter Laws Exclude 5 Million Blacks, Latinos From Polls

Voting-rights expert reveals how you can fight discrimination at the polls.

LGBT-Rights Win: N.Y. Court Rejects DOMA

DOMA Rejected by Federal Court in N.Y.

A New York federal appeals court has rejected the federal Defense of Marriage Act. The Supreme Court will have the final say on this later this term.

Malala Yousafzai

Taliban-Fighting Girl’s Life on the Line

Fourteen-year-old Malala Yousafzai was shot by the Taliban for women’s-education rights activism.

Affirmative Action: What If the Supreme Court Ends It?

Will the Supreme Court’s verdict on Fisher v. University of Texas undo the last 10 years of diversity progress in higher education?

Romney and Obama Neglect Latino Concerns

Are Obama & Romney Ignoring Latinos?

Does traditionally low voter turnout explain why Obama and Romney are neglecting Latinos’ top concerns?

Dr. Drew Hertz, University Hospitals

Improving Healthcare for 68,000 Black & Latino Children

A $12.8-million grant is helping University Hospitals reduce racial disparities and offer 24/7 access to healthcare.

Disparities in Healthcare

What Disease Hits Black Men Most?

A new study by the Kaiser Family Foundation documents which illnesses and health factors are affecting Black men more than other groups.

Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A Caves on Funding Anti-Gay Groups but Is It Enough?

What’s that noise of grinding gears? Chick-fil-A reversed its anti-gay agenda. What will happen as the company presents a two-faced approach to consumers?

Romney 47 Percent

Romney’s ‘47%’: Racism or ‘Insensitive’ Rhetoric From ‘Out-of-Touch Man’?

Luke Visconti’s column on Mitt Romney’s 47 percent remark sparked a heated debate among our readers

ATWG Romney: 47 percent

Ask the White Guy: Why Gov. Romney’s ‘47%’ Comment Probably Isn’t Racist

DiversityInc’s CEO is asked an interesting question about Gov. Mitt Romney and former President Ronald Reagan.

Managers’ Racist Bullying Ends in Hospital Paying $1M Lawsuit

A court rules in favor of 70 Filipino caregivers who were ruthlessly harassed for not “speaking English.” Watch the video.

Zoe Saldana: Too Light-Skinned to Play Nina Simone?

Light-skinned actress Zoe Saldana has been cast as Nina Simone and there are people who are offended about this choice.

In the Twin Cities, Diversity & Economic Growth Go Hand in Hand

Wells Fargo and Faegre Baker Daniels' significant investments in community outreach help drive the region's thriving job market and diversity.

Romney Brings Marriage Inequality to Breakfast

Mitt Romney told a gay Vietnam war veteran that he wants to repeal the same-sex-marriage law in New Hampshire.