diversity

Google

Here's the Memo Currently Going Viral at Google

The memo is called "I'm Not Returning to Google After Maternity Leave, and Here is Why."
Motherboard Staff
8.6.19
Film

Method Man Gives Us Some Brilliant Work Advice

A "rapper" move cost him a job on an HBO series, and Cliff "Method Man" Smith says he learned a tough lesson about how to be a pro.
Noel Ransome
6.18.19
UK Black Pride

Why Hackney Is the Perfect New Home for UK Black Pride

We spoke to the organisers about why the event has moved from just south of the river in Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens to Haggerston Park.
Jason Okundaye
6.6.19
mental health

Photos of an Illegal Mental Health Awareness March in Moscow

Campaigners of PsychoActive risked arrest to demonstrate against the lack of mental health support in Russia.
Olga Kravets
5.3.19
Culture

A Simple Guide to Pronouncing Unfamiliar Names

Just because someone's name doesn't conform to the norms of your culture doesn't give you the right to ruin it.
Jumi Akinfenwa
4.18.19
africa

This Is How to Talk About Africa's Development

LSE's Africa Summit hosted a broad range of informed experts from across the continent, there to discuss its future.
Jason Okundaye
4.4.19
Film

Chiwetel Ejiofor Is Bringing Real African Stories to Netflix

The director of ‘The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind’ believes that all stories have Oscar relevance.
Noel Ransome
3.8.19
Oscars

The Oscars Should Never Go Back to Having a Host

Without an emcee, the Oscars allowed award presenters and recipients to shine. It also meant the show was mercifully shorter.
Nicole Clark
2.26.19
Oscars

Spike Lee's Oscar Speech Was A Lesson In Black History

The Oscar-winning writer and director of 'BlacKkKlansman' paid honor to his legacy of work and those that got him to the Academy Award stage.
Stacie Williams
2.25.19
Culture

Photos That Celebrate Being South Asian and Queer

Henna collective Huq That is queering and modernizing the ancient body art.
Sara Radin
1.14.19
golden globes

Why It's Important for Diverse, Emerging Artists to Win Awards

Representation matters more than you think.
Kara Weisenstein
1.8.19
Views My Own

Why I Want to Stop Using Words Like ‘Woke’ and ‘Problematic’ in 2019

The issues we value should be disconnected from cheap terminology.
Noel Ransome
1.3.19
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