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Creating a Diverse Book Legacy: Interview with Culture Chest Founder

The climate in our country at present makes it increasingly urgent for us to bring diverse portrayals of diverse peoples to young readers. In addition to the resources we promote through schools, libraries, and other communities, there’s a new kid on the block, a subscription service called Culture Chest, which provides books that highlight diverse experiences geared toward readers aged 3-8. 683 more words

Children's Lit

White House expands platforms for inclusive entrepreneurship

The White House announced today new and expanded plans to improve diversity and inclusion within the startup economy, focused on higher education, investment and entrepreneurship. The diversity commitments made by schools, venture capital firms and tech companies represent a passing of the torch from the Obama administration to the private sector, which has been asked to take on the challenge of improving representation across the pipeline. 493 more words

Startups

Actors Kal Penn And Dave Patel Separated At Birth?

NEW YORK, New York (The Adobo Chronicles, Washington Bureau) – Either Hollywood actors Kal Penn and Dave Patel are twin brothers separated at birth, or they are one and the same person. 82 more words

Film And TV

Asian Americans Protest Casting Of Michelle Yeoh On Star Trek: Discovery

HOLLYWOOD, California (The Adobo Chronicles, Los Angeles Bureau) – Asian Americans have long criticized the lack of Asian American lead actors and actresses in Hollywood films and on prime time television. 252 more words

Politics

How to recruit, hire and retain female engineers

Leaders at tech startups are alarmed by the absence of women from mission-critical roles — software engineering, especially — at their own companies. Their boards are saying, “We gave you the money to grow, grow, grow, but you’re not. 1,576 more words

TC

Macy's To Give Away Trump Clothing Line Items On Black Friday

NEW YORK, New York (The Adobo Chronicles, Washington Bureau) –  Shortly after Donald Trump launched his candidacy for president, Macy’s decided to drop the Donald J. 158 more words

Politics

How Trump used change theory to defeat Clinton and what leaders can learn

The change equation is a simple but powerful statement that helps leaders positively influence and manage resistance to change. One that Donald J. Trump appears to have used with devastating effect in the lead-up to his victory earlier this month. 667 more words

Leadership