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Jul 17, 2019, 09:01 ET Namely's Second Annual Workplace Diversity Report Reveals Improvement, But Finds Continued Gap in Pay Across Industries

Namely, a leading HR platform for mid-sized companies, today published its annual Workplace Diversity Report, which sheds light on whether mid-market ...


Jul 16, 2019, 15:27 ET Knowmatix: An Online Educational Platform for the Cryptocurrency Industry

Knowmatix is an online, in-depth educational platform providing the fundamentals and practical skills necessary to become successful in the...


Jul 15, 2019, 10:42 ET Shegerian & Associates: Natural Hair Included In Protected Classifications

On Wednesday, July 3, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law that legally protects people in workplaces and K-12 public schools from discrimination ...


Jul 15, 2019, 01:51 ET 黑人市長們對特朗普政府發聲

African American Mayors Association(非洲裔美國人市長協會,簡稱「AAMA」)慶祝美國最高法院要求美國商務部在2020年人口普查中去除國籍問題的決定,將不會受到特朗普政府(Trump Administration)的挑戰。...


Jul 15, 2019, 00:17 ET 黑人市长们喊话特朗普政府

African American Mayors Association(非洲裔美国人市长协会,简称"AAMA")庆祝美国最高法院要求美国商务部在2020年人口普查中去除国籍问题的决定,将不会受到特朗普政府(Trump Administration)的挑战。...


Jul 12, 2019, 20:49 ET Los alcaldes afroamericanos piden al gobierno de Trump no eludir a la Suprema Corte en el caso de la pregunta sobre ciudadanía en el Censo

La Asociación de Alcaldes Afroamericanos (African American Mayors Association, AAMA) celebra que el gobierno de Trump no desafíe la resolución de la...


Jul 12, 2019, 18:29 ET Black Mayors to Trump Admin: Do Not Circumvent the Supreme Court on the Census Citizenship Question

The African American Mayors Association celebrates that the Supreme Court's decision requiring the Department of Commerce to remove the citizenship...


Jul 10, 2019, 05:00 ET Renowned Native Artists Exhibit at Shiprock

Shiprock Santa Fe, Santa Fe's internationally beloved destination for Native American art and antiques, is pleased to announce a series of openings...


Jul 03, 2019, 17:45 ET Fourth Circuit Court Of Appeals Reverses District Court Ruling, Issuing Major Victory To Lac Vieux Desert Tribe And Native American Sovereign Rights

In a major decision hailed as a victory for the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians and for Native American sovereign rights, the ...


Jul 02, 2019, 14:41 ET Muskogee Technology Named 2019 Top 10 Machine Tool Solutions Provider by Manufacturing Technology Insights Magazine

Manufacturing Technology Insights, recently featured Muskogee Technology (MT) as one of their Top 10 Machine Tool Solution Providers in their May...


Jun 28, 2019, 09:00 ET BlackBerry to Help Modernize Canada's Indigenous People's Technology Infrastructure in Collaboration with Forrest Green and Microsoft

Today at the Indigenous Technology Summit, BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) announced it is helping Indigenous communities across Canada deploy ...


Jun 27, 2019, 18:15 ET Seattle Foundation's and Philanthropy Northwest's Census Outreach Efforts Invest $1.5 Million to Support Hard-to-Count Communities in Washington State

While the Supreme Court's ruling today delays a decision on the inclusion of a citizenship question in United States Census 2020, two coalitions...


Jun 26, 2019, 10:00 ET Royal Canadian Mint issues coin minted of pure Nunavut gold in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Canada's newest territory

The coin is entirely Arctic, from its design to its metal content OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the...


Jun 25, 2019, 11:00 ET CMSI and CIEE Release Report Exploring Study Abroad Experiences of Students from Minority Serving Institutions

The Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) in partnership with the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) has published a...


Jun 21, 2019, 01:52 ET MBDA局長Henry Childs和美國商務部助理部長Tom Gilman出席底特律機會區峰會

本周,美國少數族裔經貿發展局(MBDA)局長Henry Childs和美國商務部財務總監兼行政助理部長Tom Gilman在密歇根州底特律召集了當地企業和政府領導人參加底特律機會區峰會(Detroit Opportunity Zone Summit)。...


Jun 21, 2019, 01:42 ET MBDA局长亨利-蔡尔兹和美国商务部助理部长Tom Gilman出席底特律机会区峰会

本周,美国少数族裔经贸发展局(MBDA)局长亨利-蔡尔兹(Henry Childs)和美国商务部首席财务官兼行政助理部长Tom Gilman在密歇根州底特律召集了当地企业和政府领导人参加底特律机会区峰会(Detroit Opportunity Zone Summit)。...


Jun 20, 2019, 20:18 ET El director nacional Henry Childs y el subsecretario Tom Gilman asisten a la Cumbre de Zonas de Oportunidades de Detroit

Esta semana, el director nacional de la Agencia de Desarrollo de Negocios de Minorías (Minority Business Development Agency, MBDA), Henry Childs, y...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:23 ET National Director Henry Childs and Assistant Secretary Tom Gilman Attend Detroit Opportunity Zone Summit

This week, National Director of the Minority Business Development Agency, Henry Childs and Tom Gilman, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant...


Jun 19, 2019, 17:54 ET California Gaming Association Statement in Response to the United States District Court's Order to Dismiss California Tribes' Lawsuit for Breach of the Tribal-State Compacts Against the State and Governor Newsom

Yesterday, the United States District Court dismissed a lawsuit filed by three California Tribes against the State of California and Governor Newsom. ...


Jun 18, 2019, 18:54 ET Anti-Blackness, Neglect of Indigenous Migrants are Critical Blind Spots in Immigrant and Refugee Justice Philanthropy

Social justice movement organizations across the country continue their critical work of securing equity and justice in our communities. But the lack ...


Jun 18, 2019, 18:08 ET Tribes to Continue Fight to Protect Gaming Exclusivity Guaranteed in State Gaming Compacts

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of California granted the State of California's request to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the ...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:00 ET Hibbett Sports Hosts "Until We All Win" Social Media Contest

Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB), a U.S. based athleisure and footwear retailer with more than 1,000 stores nationwide, today announced that ...


Jun 18, 2019, 07:46 ET NewSchools Venture Fund Announces Funding to Diversify the PreK-12 Teaching Profession

NewSchools Venture Fund, with financial support from the Walton Family Foundation, today announced the launch of a new $3.5 million competitive...


Jun 17, 2019, 15:40 ET Washington Tribes Celebrate 20 Years of Machine Style Gaming in Pacific NW

Twenty years ago, Appendix X brought the Tribal Lottery System and machine-style gaming to Washington. Tribes will celebrate the positive community,...


Jun 13, 2019, 20:01 ET Canada's Highest Court Confirms Taseko's Right to Work at New Prosperity Gold-Copper Project

VANCOUVER, June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO; NYSE American: TGB) ("Taseko" or the "Company") announces that the Supreme...