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Loading the player… An unauthorized document from Home Depot’s Canadian division recently leaked online is sparking accusations branding the company as “woke.”  The worksheet was shared to a TikTok account called Libs of TikTok, which is focused on ridiculing progressives and has nearly 600,000 followers, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The document gone viral was
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Loading the player… The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed suit against a loan company and its subsidiary Monday for racial harassment and disability discrimination.  The lawsuit, first reported by The Charlotte Observer, comes after a Black employee complained that her manager was blatantly discriminating against Black customers, and no action was ever taken. The same
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Front row, from left to right: Dana Banks, Jalina Porter, Desirée Cormier Smith, Linda Etim, and Asha Castleberry-Hernandez. Back row, from left to right: Bonnie Jenkins, Algene Sajery, Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, Chidi Blyden and Linda Thomas-Greenfield. (Graphics: Marlene Marmolejos, @motionmami) Editor’s note: The following article is an op-ed, and the views expressed are the author’s own. Read
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Loading the player… A small, regional program that originated in Philadelphia public schools is committed to eradicating racial and gender inequality in K-12 mathematics. Black Girls Love Math is focused on encouraging Black and brown girls to pursue their passions in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The Philadelphia Inquirer interviewed girls who are members of
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Loading the player… Wondering where in the world it’s both safe and stylish to go these days? A look at Sergio Hudson‘s collection for Spring/Summer 2022 brings one word to mind: Safari. Hudson, who very literally bodied Michelle Obama’s monochromatic, mulberry-colored topcoat-and-trousers look for Joe Biden‘s 2021 inauguration, is once again creating bold color statements
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Loading the player… A lawsuit by the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing says it has uncovered a persistent pattern of ongoing racist behavior at Tesla’s Fremont factory.  As previously reported, the agency is suing the automobile manufacturer for alleged racial discrimination and harassment.  A 2020 aerial view of the Tesla factory in Fremont, California, where
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Loading the player… The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing is suing automobile manufacturer Tesla for alleged racial discrimination and harassment.  “After receiving hundreds of complaints from workers, DFEH found evidence that Tesla’s Fremont factory is a racially segregated workplace where Black workers are subjected to racial slurs and discriminated against in job assignments,
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