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Diversity & Inclusion

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Gender Marriage

Two separate opinions open door for California couples to marry and all legal same-gender marriages to be recognized by the federal government.

SLIDESHOW: U.S.’s LGBT Community—Revealing Trends & Attitudes

A look at statistics from the latest surveys of the LGBT community released by the Pew Research Center.

SLIDESHOW: Things NOT to Say to LGBT Coworkers

What are some things that you should NEVER say to an LGBT colleague?

Supreme Court Strikes Part of Voting Rights Act

Supreme Court issues split ruling; Congress left to rewrite one section of the law.

SLIDESHOW: Key moments in Voting Rights

The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is a historic piece of United States civil-rights law enacted to ensure that the right to participate in the Democratic process is not denied to eligible citizens on account of race or color. The law has been changed and amended over the years. Here are some key moments in time that …

Supreme Court Redefines Workplace Discrimination

Pair of rulings narrow definitions, set stricter rules for discrimination lawsuits.

Companies Say N-O to Paula Deen’s Use of the N-Word

Five major brands tell DiversityInc that they are reviewing, or will discontinue, agreements with her.

Supreme Court Punts Decision on Affirmative Action

Supreme Court Punts Decision on Affirmative Action

Justices compromise on a nonruling on the value of race in education.

Paula Deen and the N-Word: Mixed Reaction From Corporations, Citizens

Paula Deen and the N-Word: Mixed Reaction From Corporations, Citizens

Is Deen’s poorly executed apology enough to excuse her use of offensive language?

How Did Texas Teen End Up Challenging Affirmative Action? Follow the Money

How Did Texas Teen End Up Challenging Affirmative Action? Follow the Money

Two conservative groups have placed civil rights in their crosshairs, and this is the first battle.

Healthcare - White House

Obama Administration Turning to NBA for a Slam Dunk on Healthcare?

Report says officials are seeking NBA stars to assist in marketing President Obama’s signature healthcare law.

Study: Women Who Smile Less Could Be Promoted More

Study: Women Who Smile Less Could Be Promoted More

New research shows that cheerful women are not associated with leadership qualities.

“Fitch, Please”: Celebrity A-List Backlash Against Abercrombie & Fitch Continues to Grow

Insensitive remarks can continue to sting, long after they are said.

Department of Defense Unveils Calendar to Move Women Into Combat Roles

Department of Defense Plans to Move Women Into Combat

How long will women have to wait before they can train with Special Forces?

SLIDESHOW: Timeline of Women in the Military

How long have women been contributing to the United States' military efforts?

Asians Are Fastest-Growing U.S. Ethnic Group in 2012

Asians Are Fastest-Growing U.S. Ethnic Group, Blacks Are Slowest, Reports U.S. Census Bureau

Strong growth also reported in the Hispanic and Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander populations.

Shift in Power? Census Reports More White Deaths Than Births in 2012

Shift in Power? Census Reports More White Deaths Than Births in 2012

Benchmark in population signals changes for underrepresented groups; how will it play out in corporate America?