July ’14 Diversity Jobs Report Shows Decrease in Employment for African Americans

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Each month, Professional Diversity Network publishes the Diversity Jobs Index and Report to provide a monthly summary of the current trends within the marketplace for diverse Americans like yourself, as well as an index number that represents these overall conditions for the Continue reading July ’14 Diversity Jobs Report Shows Decrease in Employment for African Americans

Supreme Court Takes Middle-Of-The Road Stance Towards Affirmative Action

I heard someone recently say that ending affirmative action would be akin to putting your umbrella away in a rainstorm.  The Supreme Court’s recent decision to uphold using race as a factor in admissions decisions reinforces the idea that while Continue reading Supreme Court Takes Middle-Of-The Road Stance Towards Affirmative Action

Is There A Black Agenda?

Recent comments by the sole Democratic African-American U.S. Senator William “Mo” Cowan at a Democratic forum sparked a conversation about whether President Obama has championed the needs of the African-American community.  Cowan cast doubt on the need for a “black Continue reading Is There A Black Agenda?