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What's In It for Me to Engage Diversity and Inclusion

Steve Larson is a diversity practitioner with more than 16 years of experience in developing inclusion strategies for major financial institutions. By Steve Larson In my developing years in the world of diversity and inclusion I had the opportunity to be mentored and developed by some of the best minds…

Black Voters Have Plenty to Lose With Trump

By Jesse Jackson Race — always a subtext in American politics — has moved center stage in this year’s presidential campaign. Republican Donald Trump called Democrat Hillary Clinton a “bigot.” Clinton responded by using Trump’s words of racial offense against him. History suggests both parties have fallen short on racial…

N.C. Senate President Berger Sends Misleading Letter to CEOs, Doubles Down on Anti-LGBT HB2 in Desperate Attempt to Defend His Discriminatory Law

HRC and Equality NC post Berger’s letter publicly and take the liberty of editing in the truth. WASHINGTON Further compounding the HB2 economic catastrophe that North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger and House Speaker Pat Moore inflicted on the state when they rammed the dangerous…

A Howard University Student on Justice Scalia

DiversityInc intern Savannah Milleriscurrently a freshmanat Howard University. By Savannah Miller In the midst of the Fisher v. University of Texas affirmative action case, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made a few alarming comments concerning the competence of African American students: “There are those who contend that it does not…