Eyes on Enterprise: Racism in Corporate America - Importance of Diversity

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March 3rd, 2014
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After the statue commemorating his admission to Ole Miss, James Meredith felt that the act was simply "foolish".
James Meredith – the man who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962 – says black students should not be discouraged from attending Ole Miss beause of the the recent desecration of a statue of him on campus. Meredith said Friday that it was "foolish" for anyone to leave a noose and an old Georgia state flag with a prominent Confederate emblem, WDAM-TV reported. The items were found Feb....
March 2nd, 2014
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The residents of Leith, North Dakota will wait a little longer for sentencing of Craig Cobb, the white supremacist who terrorized the town and hope to turn it into a racist enclave.
Craig Cobb, 62 – a white supremacist accused of terrorizing fellow residents of his small North Dakota town by carrying out threatening armed patrols – will learn his fate after a judge ordered a presentence investigation before accepting a plea agreement. Cobb hoped to turn Leith, North Dakota into a white surpremacist stronghold by buying up property, but recently agreed to plead guilty to five...
February 19th, 2014
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There are growing concerns in Israel over a Palestinian-led movement to boycott, divest and issue sanctions against Israeli products and services.
The growth of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel is causing increasing concern. It is time Israel fought back against those who boycott the Jewish state, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said this week, dubbing them "anti-Semites." The comments come as concerns grow in Israel over a Palestinian-led movement of boycott, divestment and sanctions -knows by its acronym,...
February 7th, 2014
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In this file photo taken Dec. 16, 2010, Israeli project manager Gali Kahane sits in front of a computer in the office of Comply, an Israeli start-up that employs Palestinians, in Hod Hasharon, near Tel Aviv. Israel’s flourishing tech industry, where major global companies have offices and startups abound, has earned the country the nickname "Startup Nation."
Israeli and Arab tech partnerships, while in their infancy, may have some long-term promise to improve relations at least in the business sector between the two countries. Ibrahim Sana worked for a global tech company, then broke off to start his own venture. Last year, he was crowned one of Israel's seven most promising young entrepreneurs by a financial newspaper. Sana's story isn't typical -...
January 22nd, 2014
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During the 2012 Election cycle, the Republican Party showcased the few minorities in its leadership ranks. Seen here are Presidential candidate, Herman Cain; South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley; New Mexico Governor, Susana Martinez,  and former RNC chair, Michael Steele.
The Republican Party struggles in recruiting blacks and Hispanics as it tries to redefine itself as being more inclusive and representative of a broader segment of America. The Republican Party's image has changed little in the year since GOP Chairman Reince Priebus published his prescription for broadening the party's appeal despite its investment in outreach to the racial minorities, women and...

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