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These 15 charts show the inequalities Black Americans still face

Summary List PlacementFebruary is Black History Month, when the achievements of Black Americans are recognized and celebrated. Although the US has come a long way in working toward equity in the workplace and recognizing the work and contributions of Black Americans, there is still a long way to go to achieve full equality. That... go to Article >

The 33 most innovative HR leaders who steered employees through a global crisis — and the plans they're using to create more flexible, equitable...

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Summary List PlacementTalent leaders have had their hands full. A global pandemic upended traditional models of work as employers across industries sent staff home from the office. Leaders in human resources were tasked with figuring out how... read more

As Most Studios Sit Out the Pandemic, Some Indies Are Scoring Surprise Box Office Hits

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There was a point when screenwriters Chris Charles and Danny Kravitz didn’t know if their film, the Liam Neeson thriller “The Marksman,” was even going to hit theaters after it wrapped production in the fall of 2019. The coronavirus nearly... read more

The pandemic ravaged the comic-book industry, shuttering stores and hurting its major distributor, but independent businesses and creators on...

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Summary List PlacementIt's no exaggeration to say the comic-book business is undergoing a revolution. As with nearly every industry, it's faced numerous and fundamental challenges during the coronavirus pandemic. They include the spring 2020... read more

Democratic Rep. Andy Levin says corporate America should support the PRO Act and 'get excited about making money the old-fashioned way' (AMZN)

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Summary List PlacementOne by one, officials from the National Labor Relations Board last week read out the results of thousands of ballots cast by Amazon employees in Bessemer, Alabama, in a historic vote over whether to unionize. Rep. Andy... read more

70 frontline workers at a Tennessee school were laid off. Now legislators are rallying for them.

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Summary List PlacementOn his 20th anniversary of working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center, electrician Tony Patton was called in to a meeting.  That's when he found out that he was one of 70 frontline facilities workers being... read more

How to earn, redeem, and maximize Hyatt points — whether you prefer luxury resorts or boutique brands

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 Summary List Placement The World of Hyatt loyalty program includes brands like Andaz, Park Hyatt, and Destination Hotels. You can earn points by staying at Hyatt properties or with cards like The World Of Hyatt Credit Card. You can redeem... read more

A prisoner was 'covered in filth and barking like a dog' after 600 days of solitary confinement in a Virginia jail

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Summary List PlacementWhen Takeisha Brown finally got to visit her son, Tyquine Lee, at the Red Onion State Prison, Virginia, she didn't recognize him."I saw someone that wasn't my son. He was just so small. He was rambling in numbers. He had... read more

EQUAL PAY DAY: What employees and companies need to know to close the gender pay gap once and for all

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Summary List PlacementToday is Equal Pay Day.  It symbolizes how many days into the new year a woman would have to work to earn the same amount of money as a man in 2020, according to the Equal Pay Today campaign.  So far, progress toward... read more

Dawn Staley and Adia Barnes make history as the first Black head coaches in the women’s Final Four

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It’s taken 39 years to get here. Hopefully, it won’t take as long to see this happen again. The NCAA has been hosting the women’s basketball tournament since 1982, yet this is the first time we will see two African-American head... read more

These 12 Gen Z staffers are making their mark in the Biden administration. They're primed to be the future power players in Washington and beyond.

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Summary List PlacementThe Biden administration is staffing up, and the competition for jobs is stiff. People who worked on the Biden-Harris campaign or have ties to the Democratic Party generally have an advantage when it comes to landing one... read more