D&I Weekly News Round Up: Anti-Racism, LGBTQ+ and more

Welcome to the latest edition of our Diversity & Inclusion News Round-Up. Today we are talking about the history of Pride Month, racial injustice in the workplace, bias in AI and companies using anti-racism statements for PR purposes. Stay safe everyone!

Caroline Berns

Head of Talent Acquisition, MMEA

Head of Talent Acquisition, MMEA

Racial Justice

There are a lot of ongoing discussions on how racial injustice can be stopped in the workplace. This article offers some interesting insights and advice on what we can do to make a change.

Bias

You have probably seen the depixelated image of Obama “turned white” picture being shared on social media this week. The image shows exactly why there is an issue with bias in AI, and this article explains the background.

Anti-Racism

During the protests in the past weeks, a lot of corporates made statements about anti-racism and how they are supporting the black community. Some of these companies seem to have just jumped onto the bandwagon to please their customers… watch the video!

LGBTQ+

June is Pride Month – but do you know about the history of the marches, the Stonewall riots and the movement that started way before that? Very interesting (long) read!

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