Effort Underway At Dallas ISD To Diversify Teaching PopulationThere’s an effort underway to diversify Dallas ISD’s teaching population. The district wants to make sure its teachers accurately represent the students they serve.
Irving-Based Boy Scouts Stand With Black Lives Matter: 'There Is No Place For Racism In Scouting'In a letter, the National Executive Committee says this is not a political issue, but a human rights issue and they join the country's resolve to do better.
Texas Civil Rights Activist Who Witnessed 'I Have A Dream Speech' Says Diversity Of Today's Protesters Gives Him Hope"When I see whites and blacks and Hispanics and even see a police officer walk over and give a protestor a hug, that encourages me," says Glen Rice.
Temporary Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Outside Dallas City HallThere is new temporary artwork outside of Dallas City Hall that was not only approved by the City but local leaders also pitched in to help complete it.
Texas Police Chief On Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago"Make no mistake, the vast majority of police officers are good people, but there are too many wearing the uniform who should not be," said Chief Danny Barton.
Democratic Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Faces Challenges As He Heads To More Diverse States Like TexasAfter coming in a close second in New Hampshire and winning in Iowa, former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg said his message will win over Democrats in Texas, a state with far more Latinos and African-Americans.
Christina Brooks Hired As First Diversity And Inclusion Director For City Of Fort Worth“She is a results-driven diversity and inclusion professional with 20 years of experience working with underrepresented populations in public, private, local, national and international settings," said City Manager David Cooke.
Fort Worth Close To Hiring Diversity And Inclusion DirectorAn announcement on the new hire could come as early as the end of the week.
Fort Worth Promises Change In Wake Of Atatiana Jefferson Shooting, Including Police Review BoardThe city of Fort Worth said it is actively looking to hire a diversity and inclusion officer along with a police monitor.
Diversity Of Amber Guyger Murder Trial Jury Seen As Key Factor In ConvictionFrom the beginning, the demographics of the Amber Guyger trial jury was bound to be closely watched in a case that ignited debate over race and policing.
Dallas Police Department Welcomes Its Largest Academy Class Ever82 fresh faces walked into the classroom early Wednesday morning.
Warner Bros. And HBO Adopt Company-Wide Inclusion PolicyWarner Bros. and its sister companies are announcing a company-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Proposed 2019 Emojis Include Service Dog, Deaf Person And Mixed Race CouplesNew emoji candidates including a service dog, deaf people, and mixed race couples were added to the draft emoji list for 2019.
Emmy Diversity Gets A Boost From Ricky Martin, Issa RaeSterling K. Brown and Donald Glover aren't such Emmy outliers this year. More than a third of the 101 acting nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards went to ethnic minorities.
Report Shows NBA Still Leads Men's Pro Sports In DiversityThe NBA continues to lead the way in men's professional sports in racial and gender hiring practices, according to a diversity report released Tuesday.