Tagged: Diversity

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Google Fires Engineer Espousing Racism and Sexism

  James Damore, 28, confirmed his dismissal from Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday, after he wrote a 10-page memo that the company was hostile to conservative viewpoints shaped by a flawed left-wing ideology. The manifesto was quickly embraced by some, particularly on the political right, branding him a brave truth-teller....

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Doin’ It With Kwaisi France: Flash Squad Pt. 3

Part 3 of my conversation with Andre Borczuk of Flash Squad talking technology, diversity, rap and politics. Part 2 is here. Flash Squad At Flash Squad, our goal is to create a more personal world. That means that Andrew and I want to share as much of ourselves as possible...

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Doin’ It With Kwaisi France: Flash Squad Pt. 2

Part 2 of my conversation with Andre Borczuk of Flash Squad talking technology, diversity, rap and politics. Part 1 is here. Part 3 is here. Flash Squad At Flash Squad, our goal is to create a more personal world. That means that Andrew and I want to share as much...

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What Is A Strong Diversity Win Without Blacks And Latinos?

In the wake of Bernie Sanders’ victories in Alaska, Washington and Hawaii, his campaign and supporters are saying this is proof positive that he can win in diverse places. The #berniemademewhite hashtag trended worldwide. Diversity will mean different things to different people, and has meant different things at different times as Kee...

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GOP 2016: Still Predominantly Old, White, Christian and Male

I have been told that in spite of earlier proclamations, the Democratic Party has got a handful of decrepit, old, white career politicians running for President while Republicans have a couple of young Hispanics, a brilliant Indian American, a black neurosurgeon, a woman former CEO, and a reality TV star...

Miles Morales Is The New Spider-Man: Diversity Matters

Marvel Comics just announced that the youthful, more recently created African-American and Puerto Rican character, Miles Morales, will be the one true Spider-Man. To simplify, rather than simply being “a” Spider-Man in some sort of alternate reality, Miles Morales will be “THE” Spider-Man in the cannon Marvel Universe going forward. From now...

Black Panther

This Is The Black Panther

At this point, Black Panther is almost a rallying cry for comic book geeks looking for diversity. Already, one of the oldest, most revered, powerful, and important superheroes of color (SOC) ever created, Black Panther is the creation of Jack Kirby and Stan Lee, two of the most prolific and...