Tag: Whites

SLIDESHOW: Zimmerman Verdict Headlines

A look at headlines in newspapers across the country following George Zimmerman’s acquittal on murder charges for the shooting death of unarmed Black Florida teen Trayvon Martin. (All photos courtesy Newseum.org) [SlideDeck2 id=30140]

Touting Diversity: Why Are Pro Sports Leagues Celebrating

This article is part of a DiversityInc series: “What the #$@! is Wrong With Sports” CLICK HERE for more of this special series. By Chris Hoenig Photo by Shutterstock Yes, diversity within pro sports is better than it used to be. Of course, “used to be” included full segregation and…

Racist "White History Month" Parade Float Angers Community

A weekend celebration of our nation’s independence turned sour for parade goers in North Carolina after a local farmer turned his float into a moving advertisement for racism. Donnie Spell’s entry in the Hope Mills Fourth of July parade included a trailer full of watermelon adorned with the Confederate battle…

Ask the White Guy: Did White America Die With This Election

This Ask the White Guy column was based on “Buchanan: ‘White America’ Died Last Night,” a satire published by The Daily Current. At the time of publishing, DiversityInc mistakenly thought the article was factual, rather than satirical. However, this column and its opinions are still valid: Conservative commentator Pat Buchanan’s…