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Asian Couple Buys Affluent San Francisco Street Once Restricted To Whites Only

In 1906, Presidio Terrace was advertised as the city’s only neighborhood where non-whites couldn’t live.Residents of a neighborhood filled with mansions in San Francisco are suing an Asian couple for quietly purchasing their street at a city-run auction in 2015, according to court documents filed in Superior Court in San …

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Beleaguered United Airlines Conducts ‘Review’ After Texas Family’s Dog Dies During Flight

The airline had the worst record for pet deaths on U.S. planes in 2016, Transportation Department data shows.Months after the highly publicized death of a giant rabbit on a United Airlines flight, the company is facing heat for the death of another animal on one of its jets. Lulu, a …

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Why Your Unconscious Bias Training Isn’t Working

Gender equality: A tale of two cities.Will your company be the next Google or Uber? What are you doing to drive real change and an understanding of diversity and inclusion deep into middle management and throughout your organization? It is truly a tale of two strategies, the companies that are …

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Early Uber Investor Suing Former CEO Travis Kalanick For Fraud

“Kalanick intentionally concealed and failed to disclose his gross mismanagement and other misconduct at Uber,” the suit claims. In 2011, a California venture capital firm named Benchmark Capital invested $11 million in a promising young startup called UberCab. Now, more than six years later, UberCab is just Uber, and its …

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Why Fur-Free Is The Future Of Fashion

Companies are finding that faux fur can provide the right look and feel without the risk of being associated with animal cruelty. The August issue of Vogue Paris features Gisele Bündchen proudly covered in fur – faux fur. The popular fashion magazine is taking a turn toward compassion by showing …

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So You Hired A Racist. Now What?

The values they harbor have no place in society, let alone our payroll.There’s no doubt the election of Donald Trump by the electoral college emboldened white supremacists and provided them bigger platforms upon which to spread their anti-diversity messages. Racists no longer feel confined to trolling people on Twitter and …

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GoDaddy Pulls The Plug On Neo-Nazi Website The Daily Stormer

The white supremacist site has been publishing its hate-filled propaganda online for years.Web hosting company GoDaddy announced on Sunday that a neo-Nazi and white supremacist website had 24 hours to move its domain to another provider. The Daily Stormer, a site the Southern Poverty Law Center described as dedicated to …

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10 Years After Financial Crisis, Our Elites Have Learned Nothing

If mortgage debt had not been tied to an asset that was hugely over-valued, there would not have been a crisis shaking the financial system. Last week I heard BBC announce the 10th anniversary of the beginning of the financial crisis. This is dated to the decision by the French …

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20 Productivity Hacks That Can Magically Stretch Your Day By Hours

Being a parent is quite possibly one of the biggest responsibilities most of us would ever handle. You are suddenly responsible for shaping a complete human being, from scratch, who would go on to inhabit this planet for the next 60-80 years. In a tiny way, we are shaping the …

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Galaxy Note 7 buyers should get a Note 8 discount

People who bought and returned Samsung’s fire-prone phone last year should be rewarded with extras and cash. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will not be a cheap phone. But if you returned last year’s recalled Galaxy Note 7, Samsung should cut you a deal. Buyers shelled out over $800, £700 …

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