Diversity

Nina Yang Bongiovi. Asian American woman with long dark hair wearing  black tuxedo jacket and black top.

‘Godfather of Harlem’ Producer Nina Yang Bongiovi Has No Time for Naysayers

She asks the doubters: “Is it hard for you to support an Asian American doing well in Hollywood?”

Protest sign that reads, "Arab, Immigrant, Woman, Teacher, Furious."

How Diverse Is Your State?

WalletHub’s latest report: “The research literature is pretty clear in showing that diversity leads to increases in innovation and creativity.”

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Americans Favor Racial Diversity, Think It's a Challenge for Policymakers

A new Pew Research Center survey finds that views on the positive effects of racial and ethnic diversity on U.S. culture shift when adults are asked about people of color exceeding White people as the majority of the population.

A White model wears a black sweater that comes over her mouth, surrounding it with red lips.

The Real Cost of Being the POC 'In the Room' Required to Shut Down Obviously Racist Products

A common response to failed products like the Gucci blackface sweater is that there should have been a Black person “in the room” to save the company from marketing racism. We need to talk what it takes to get into that room and the cost of staying there. 

Uber drivers protest company fare cuts last year and go on strike in front of the car service's New York offices on February 1, 2016, in New York City.

Uber's Diversity Report: Employees Are Predominantly White and Male

Black and Latinx people make up only 14.4 percent of the company.

Woman wearing a red hat that reads, "Immigrants make America great."

Do You Live in One of the Nation's Most Diverse Cities?

A new report ranks more than 500 cities to see how they stack up.

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Academy Responds to #OscarsSoWhite Criticism With 683 New Members

The 2016 class, which includes America Ferrera and Michael B. Jordan, is 46 percent female and 41 percent people of color.

Report: We Need More Teachers of Color

“All students benefit from teacher diversity.”

Zendaya Will Reportedly Star in Otherwise Whitewashed 'Spider-Man' Reboot

This is the actress and musician’s first major film role. 

8 Reasons Why I Hated Chris Rock's Oscars Monologue

Opinions about the funnyman’s opener ranged from “he told the truth” to ”I laughed at parts,” to “it sucked.” Here are eight reasons why Akiba Solomon wishes it never happened.

Barbies Now Available in 4 Different Body Types

The new changes complement the skin color and hair texture updates that Mattel introduced last year. 

14 Citadel Cadets Punished for Wearing Klan-Like Hoods

The military college is also creating a diversity taskforce in the wake of the December incident. 

Dem Presidential Hopefuls Talked White Privilege, Deportation, Diversity at Iowa Forum

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley answered pointed race questions from Fusion at the oldest people-of-color focused presidential debate in the country. 

This is How Larry Wilmore Does Race on ‘The Nightly Show’

Wilmore on covering race: “I may as well be the one covering this sort of thing and be honest about it, be direct about it and let the chips fall where they may.”

WATCH: Sasheer Zamata Explains Privilege In Hilarious New Short

The SNL star appears in a new video from the ACLU that addresses white and male privilege. 

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton Beef Up Staff Diversity

Martin O’Malley lags behind the Democratic frontrunners when it comes to employing a diverse staff.

ICYMI: Leslie Jones Helms Three Best Bits From 'Saturday Night Live' Season Opener

Hint: None of them focused on Miley Cyrus.

Taylor Swift Director On 'Wildest Dreams' Criticism: 'There's No Political Agenda In the Video'

Acclaimed director Joseph Kahn addressed criticism that his latest work with Taylor Swift endorses colonialist nostalgia and erases African people. 

Report: Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Could Stand to Diversify Their Staffs

Hillary Clinton’s staff is the most diverse of the bunch—people of color represent 32 percent of the people on board.

Viola Davis, Anthony Anderson, and Other Artists of Color Highlighted in 67th Emmy Nominations

The nomination pool is notably diverse this year as compared to previous ones, reflecting changing demographics on the American small screen.