Black officers were promoted under to a court order that has now been overturned.
Tag Archives: Racial Preferences in Hiring
28 High-Ranking MPD Officers Could Be Demoted, WREG (Memphis)
On most major networks, blacks are overrepresented.
Oscars: Acting Nominees All White, Hollywood Reporter
Whites were the only nominees in 2011 as well.
Intel Allocates $300 Million for Workplace Diversity, New York Times
Jesse Jackson is pleased.
Pope Picks 15 New Cardinals Reflecting Diversity, New York Times
Of 15 new cardinals, only 5 are European.
Measuring Diversity in City Arts Organizations, Wall Street Journal
Trying to solve a problem that does not exist.
For Green Groups, Police-Shooting Protests Are a Path to Diversity, National Journal
Sierra Club says Michael Brown and Eric Garner are “victims of injustice.”
He will pressure Sony execs to push for more diversity.
He doesn’t like “Racist NYPD CRACKERS.”
Associating “whiteness” with “divine favor and heroism” is unacceptable.
“Fixing” tech means hiring fewer whites.
Jesse Jackson also spoke at the shareholder’s meeting.
The Times describes her as a “low-profile prosecutor.”
And Jesse Jackson isn’t happy.
In the Land of Make-Believe, Racial Diversity Is a Fantasy, Washington Post
Fantasy novels and movies are overwhelmingly white.
The Obama Brief, New Yorker
The president speaks on judicial diversity and racial preferences.
NASCAR started its Drive for Diversity program in 2004.
Supplier Diversity at Hilton, SupplierEdge
Sign up for a webinar on how you can cash in.
Black and Blue, Slate
Having more black cops does not reduce the number of police shootings.
Transvestite heralds the decline of white norms.
Most US Politicians Are White and Male, and Numbers Are Still ‘Lopsided’, Christian Science Monitor
65 percent of elected officials are white men.
Stringer Faults New York City on Diversity of Its Vendors, New York Times
City agencies will be graded on the “diversity” of their contractors.
He thinks non-white soccer coaches in Britain should get special consideration.
Mostly Black Cities, Mostly White City Halls, New York Times
“Does a councilperson have to be black to represent black voters?”
Are Workplace Personality Tests Fair?, Wall Street Journal
Yet another form of discrimination is discovered.
Exposing Hidden Bias at Google, New York Times
Company mandates diversity training to combat “unconscious bias.”
Author says discrimination is why only 7.5 percent of airline pilots are black or Hispanic.
Blacks just don’t sign up for combat arms.
Says Cher wanted fewer dark-skinned dancers on stage.
The problem was too many whites.
Police in Charlotte, NC, have even recruited in Puerto Rico.
Non-white wore a shirt that said “Merit Matters.”
Army Is Worried Too Many White Men Lead Combat Units, Washington Times
Education Secretary Touts Teacher Diversity During Atlanta Visit, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Arne Duncan says having fewer white teachers would be “doing the right thing for our nation.”
Diverse Police Forces Are Not a Panacea for Fatal Police Shootings, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Study of St. Louis police shootings finds black and white officers equally likely to shoot suspects.
Black Barista Nilson Dos Santos Finds Work After Being Refused Job at Darlinghurst Cafe, Sydney Morning Herald
A very happy ending for the multi-culties.
State senator: “It’s a political move to try to calm down the African-American community.”
When “diversity” is a priority, standards drop.
Only in Washington, DC, are whites underrepresented on big-city police forces.
From Eric Holder: A Message to the People of Ferguson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
He says “this tragedy can give rise to new understanding.”
Apple appears to be just as discriminating as the all the other tech companies.
Both US and international audiences prefer white superheroes.
Court: Firing for Poor Performance, Not Racism, National Review
She was hired because she was black.
Rep. Mo Brooks hopes we can get beyond race.
Contractor for 1 World Trade Center Is Charged with Fraud, New York Times
He pretended to use minority- and woman-owned subcontractors.