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Diversity Recruiting Strategy - First Steps

Many diversity conversations start with the question, “how do we recruit more people of color (or more women or more ________ people)?” and while recruitment is certainly a worthy area to address, it’s helpful to take a step back and look at the inside map of your current staffing patterns first. 815 more words
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San Jose State Motivational Speaker Files Complaint After Claiming Police Beat Him

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — A man who gave a motivational speech at San Jose State University last May claims police beat him afterward.

Nate Howard points to a YouTube video that shows him badly bruised, and traumatized. 311 more words

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Trial For Murder Of Renisha McBride Begins & It’s Predicted To Be The Most Racially Divisive Case Of 2014

The opening arguments for the Theodore Wafer, the man who shot and killed Renisha McBride began July 23rd. McBride is the 19-year-old woman who was in a car accident in Dearborn Heights, a mostly white town bordering Detroit, in the early hours of November 2nd. 609 more words

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Trial For Murder Of Renisha McBride Begins & It’s Predicted To Be The Most Racially Divisive Case Of 2014

The opening arguments for the Theodore Wafer, the man who shot and killed Renisha McBride began July 23rd. McBride is the 19-year-old woman who was in a car accident in Dearborn Heights, a mostly white town bordering Detroit, in the early hours of November 2nd. 605 more words

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Inmate Lawsuit Challenges Racial Lockdown Policy At California Prisons

SACRAMENTO (AP) — A federal judge said Wednesday that he will consider whether California’s policy of locking up prisoners by race violates the constitutional rights of the roughly 125,000 male inmates within the state prison system. 390 more words

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Here’s What Some Cops Are Saying About the Death of Eric Garner

Emotions are running high over the case of Eric Garner, a Staten Island man who died last week while under the restraint of NYPD officers. Social media activist have mobilized under the #JusticeForEricGarner hashtag. 642 more words

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