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Trump created a hotline for reporting violations of his executive order that bans some diversity trainings. It’s already received more than 140 calls.

On Sept. 22, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that bans or limits some diversity and inclusion (D&I) trainings within government agencies and contractors. The executive order banned agencies or companies receiving federal funding from participating in “offensive and anti-American race and sex stereotyping and scapegoating” trainings. Trainings that […]
Trump created a hotline for reporting violations of his executive order that bans some diversity trainings. It’s already received more than 140 calls.
Strategy

Beyoncé gives $1 million to Black-owned businesses impacted by the pandemic

Beyoncé’s foundation, BeyGOOD, announced Wednesday that it will be donating $US1 million to Black-owned small businesses affected by COVID-19. BeyGOOD will be working with the NAACP for the initiative. Black-owned businesses have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. The number of Black business owners dropped by 41% between February […]
Beyoncé gives $1 million to Black-owned businesses impacted by the pandemic
Tech

Civil-rights groups are calling their meeting with Facebook execs a ‘disappointment’ and say the company isn’t ready to address the platform’s ‘vitriolic hate’

Facebook’s top executives met Tuesday with civil-rights groups, hoping to address their concerns about the company’s approach to hate speech on its platform. But the groups called the meeting a “disappointment” and said it became clear that Facebook “is not yet ready to address the vitriolic hate on their platform.” […]
Civil-rights groups are calling their meeting with Facebook execs a ‘disappointment’ and say the company isn’t ready to address the platform’s ‘vitriolic hate’