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Archived: Fliers Condemning Interracial Dating Found on College Campuses

Alt-Right-branded fliers explaining “Why White Women Shouldn’t Date Black Men,”were found at colleges in Texas, Oklahoma, Indiana and Michigan. By Sheryl Estrada Racist fliers were discoveredatseveral college campusesthis week outlining “Why White Women Shouldn’t Date Black Men.” The fliers, whichfeature photos of white women next to photos of Black men…

Archived: Sodexo Launches Strategic Venture Capital Fund Dedicated to Accompanying Innovative Start-Ups

Sodexo Ventures (No. 6 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) fund makes first investment with Wynd, a start-up specialized in solutions to digitize retail points-of-sale and create cross-channel customer journeys. Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, announced November 17 the launch of Sodexo Ventures, a 50 million…

Archived: President of UPenn Joins Protesters

Amy Gutmann, whose father escaped Nazi Germany, participated in a faculty solidarity march after racist texts were sent to Black students. By Sheryl Estrada Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, the alma mater of President-elect Donald Trump, participated in a faculty-organized solidaritymarchagainst discriminationWednesdaynight on campus. Last…

Archived: Cop Charged in Fatal Shooting of Philando Castile

The Minnesota police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop this past summer was charged with second-degree manslaughter Wednesday along with two other felonies. In announcing the charges, Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez’s use of deadly force was not…