Diversity

Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:44 pm
Nike will now be offering its employees a paid company holiday for Juneteenth. The sportswear giant joined several companies that announced June 19, the oldest known U.S. celebration of the end of slavery, is officially an annual day off.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 17, 2020 - 11:46 am
Target is giving hourly employees either a paid day-off or will pay them time-and-a-half to work on June 19th, historically the date that marks the effective end of slavery in the United States.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 14, 2020 - 12:30 pm
Band-Aid announced on social media that the company would be expanding a widespread of bandages to include a range of skin tones. Check out the bandages right here on RADIO.COM.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 11, 2020 - 5:16 pm
Sephora is the first significant business to take the Fifteen Perfect Pledge. The company promised to carry more black-owned brands at its stores across the nation.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 10, 2020 - 3:29 pm
While watching the protests across the country after the death of George Floyd, one teacher wanted to take this opportunity to educate her classroom.
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WBBM Newsradio Staff
May 21, 2020 - 11:36 am
Crayola believes every child should be able to creatively and accurately color themselves into the world they see around them, so they announced the launch of Colors of the World crayons. Read more now.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa US
December 14, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Parents of students at New York City’s elite public schools have filed a federal lawsuit against Mayor Bill de Blasio over what they say is a discriminatory plan to diversify the city’s specialized high schools.
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This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."
(Lucasfilm via AP)
July 31, 2018 - 11:57 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Despite enthusiastic discourse around diversity in film, a report from the University of Southern California's Annenberg Inclusion Initiative released Tuesday says when it comes to the numbers, little has changed. The most popular movies are still largely the domain of white,...
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