Just in time for Black History Month, I recount one of my favorite microaggressions

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There are so many microaggressions and racist experiences in the life of a Black person that it’s hard to choose just one. And while I’ve never been called the N-word (to my face), one thing that has always felt akin to the slur is that moment when your very existence…

The $22.5 million settlement is a stark contrast from how two Black employees were treated when they spoke out

In what was likely seen as a nice step forward for women fighting gender discrimination in the workplace, particularly at the often all-male C-suite level, former Pinterest chief operating officer Françoise Brougher received a $22.5 million settlement, the largest of its kind to date. …

Professor Cassi Pittman Claytor’s ongoing study hopes to ensure shoppers can have a less biased experience

This year’s holiday shopping season will surely be different due to Covid-19 and the impact it’s had on a slew of people, both financially — many Americans are still struggling and out of work — and for others in their willingness (or unwillingness) to head out to stores when we’re…

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