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The world of work is evolving rapidly, challenging old norms about the lines between our professional and personal lives. Collisions pitting employees’ values against those of their employers are inevitable. If not properly managed, they can put a company—and its in-house lawyers—in a tough spot: defending a position that they really don’t want to defend. […]

Gretchen Whitmer’s Solution for Broken Child Welfare System: ‘Sexual Orientation’ and ‘Gender Identity’ Consulting  Washington Free Beacon Source link

DeMario and Dawn Nicole McIlwain, the founders of Skilldora, a Black-owned Ed-Tech startup based in Fort Mill, S.C., known for its modernized app-based eLearning community, have announced a partnership with D-ID, using its Creative Reality ™ technology to deliver courses exclusively by A.I. Instructors, also referred to as digitally created humans. With the global eLearning market […]

Black advocates are applauding a recent resolution introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives that acknowledges both the history of Haiti as the first free Black nation in the Americas, and the historical harm caused by France after Haiti successfully gained its independence in the early 1800s.  The resolution, introduced on Sept. 22 by U.S. […]

October 3, 2022Richmond, Virginia Dear Govs. Greg Abbott of Texas and Ron DeSantis of Florida, I have watched with keen interest your kind efforts to provide free transportation for new immigrants to visit some of our nation’s grand cities. I recall the time in my childhood when I first saw the gleaming towers of New […]

CNN  —  A California high school has canceled the remainder of its football season after members of the team were filmed enacting a prank in which they appeared to “auction” off Black teammates. The video showed members of River Valley High School’s football . . .

Today in History: October 3, MLB’s first Black manager  Idaho Press Source link

WASHINGTON:The conservative-dominated US Supreme Court, after quashing abortion access, begins a new term Monday which could bring setbacks to the rights of African Americans and gay couples. Anti-discrimination laws, voting rights and immigration are among the hot topics on the docket for the nation’s highest court. For the first time, the more than 230-year-old court […]

With the latest polls showing a tightening race, Mehmet Oz returned to Philadelphia on Sunday night to meet with local Black clergy members to press his case to be elected to the U.S. Senate. The Kingdom Empowerment International Ministries was celebrating its 13th . . .

Ambassador Linda Thomas-GreenfieldU.S. Representative to the United NationsNew York, New YorkOctober 2, 2022 AS DELIVERED Hello everyone. Thank you so much for this honor, and for the opportunity to take part in today’s celebration. And this is truly a celebration – a chance to celebrate Black women in all of our splendor. After all, our […]

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