Diversity & Inclusion
Here are four things to know about the surviving Boston Bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
The Boy Scouts took a half-hearted step toward inclusion today, announcing plans to allow gay members but not leaders. Here’s why it’s too little, too late.
Only 2–5 percent of LGBT college athletes are out. In light of the Rutgers scandal, we asked experts why the NCAA isn’t doing more to create inclusive coaches and teams.
A new study on Alzheimer’s and Blacks didn’t use the same protocol normally followed with clinical trials of whites.
The furor over the “Accidental Racist” song by Brad Paisley and LL Cool J could have been avoided with some guidance from those being stereotyped.
Former Rutgers Athletic Director says that his decisions “were out of keeping with Rutgers community’s values.”
Reaction toward ex-Coach Rice’s abusive behavior has celebrity athletes, NCAA coaches and leading news columnists demanding that Rutgers take more action.
Rutgers faculty, government officials, members of the public (and DiversityInc readers) are demanding answers to the Rutgers University basketball scandal involving physical abuse and homophobic slurs—and some are asking for the resignation of Athletic Director Tim Pernetti and Rutgers President Dr. Robert Barchi.
Rutgers should have fired basketball coach Mike Rice in November instead of waiting until a video surfaced yesterday of his homophobic and vicious attacks on players.
Backlash against R&B singer India.Arie’s new cover art re-raises controversial #skinversation on racism/colorism in Black community, including the discussion on Black hair.
Yet another insensitive Republican gaffe makes headlines. Can the GOP get its act together in time for the next election cycle?
SCOTUS is weighing overturning the Defense of Marriage Act. Are comparisons to racism and civil-rights laws helping?
Americans’ support for same-gender marriage has gone viral. Which images best show your support?
Why is SCOTUS hesitant to allow same-gender couples the right to marry to supersede states’ bans? Here are the factors—and outcomes—that could sway justices’ decisions.
Sheryl Sandberg’s "Lean In" says senior women perceive mentoring requests as “total mood killers” and urges younger women to excel before they try to find mentors. Here’s why she’s totally wrong.
Does race come into play when physicians pull out their prescription pads? New research suggests continued bias toward Blacks and Latinos in healthcare.
Is the NYPD making bamboozle arrests? Study quantifies how racial bias wastes tax dollars while Black, Latino teens get disproportionately pinched for marijuana arrests.