ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA. The 231-piece set features Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, and Mae Jemison, the first black.. Seattle Times
The Virginia State University (VSU) was put on lockdown after a shooting occurred in its campus, police said. At least one person was shot on Saturday night and has non life-threatening injuries,.. Mid-Day
Watch VideoA Missouri state senator is again facing criticism for another social media post about the president.
About two months ago, Missouri Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal apologized for writing on.. Newsy
Thurgood Marshall’s prominence in American jurisprudence as a brilliant lawyer and judge — the legal mastermind behind Brown v. Board of Education, and the first black person appointed to the.. The Wrap
Some good news: Shonda Rhimes, the prolific TV producer—creator and killer of some of TV’s most beloved characters—was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame on Thursday. Rhimes is the.. WorldNews
Denise Young Smith, Apple's new vice president of diversity and inclusion, doesn't believe being a minority or a woman are the only criteria for diversity, Quartz reports.
"There can be 12 white,.. Business Insider
Lola Ogunyemi, the Nigerian model who starred in a Dove ad that has been criticized as racist, has come to the defense of the campaign, saying that the still that were circulated were taken out of.. The Wrap
Earlier this month, Dove drew backlash for a commercial it posted (and has since pulled) of a black woman taking off her brown shirt and revealing a white woman wearing a beige shirt underneath
· *Corporate America thinks if 10% of its leaders are women, that's good enough, according to new research from Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In organization.*
· *Sandberg says that too many male leaders.. Business Insider
“Did Dove Just Call Me Dirty?” That’s the title of Danielle Brooks’ piece for Lenny Letter, posted yesterday, about a Dove ad that went viral this weekend. By now, you’ve probably seen the.. Lainey Gossip
Twitter became outraged after a makeup artist screen-shotted Dove's recent ad on Facebook, and called it out for being racially insensitive. The ad features a black woman with a brown shirt on, taking.. Mashable