Diversity

Oscar statues stand off of Hollywood Boulevard in preparation for the 92nd Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
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AP News
February 09, 2020 - 11:28 am
The Oscars are here, already. Read more here.
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Cynthia Erivo as Harriet Tubman in a scene from "Harriet"
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AP News
February 04, 2020 - 12:00 pm
According to new research, more of 2019's top movies featured minority or female lead characters than ever recorded before. Read more here.
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Panelists:  Jennifer Rodríguez, Sulaiman Rahman, Charles Gallagher, Stacy Hawkins
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Flashpoint
February 02, 2020 - 6:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about diversity and inclusion as we kick off Black History Month. Read more.
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A news conference at Community College of Philadelphia discusses a shortage of teachers of color in the state.
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Mike DeNardo
November 20, 2019 - 3:53 pm
Pennsylvania is launching a new effort to recruit and keep teachers of color. Read more here.
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Comcast Center
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Kim Glovas
October 23, 2019 - 5:20 pm
A top-ranking Comcast executive, who is also in charge of LGBTQ outreach for the company, is suing his employer because he claims he was discriminated against and faced retaliation for being gay. Read more here.
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Host Cherri Gregg talks to civil rights and criminal defense attorney Kevin Mincey and Pennsylvania Superior Court Judge Carolyn Nichols about the diversity of jurors.
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Flashpoint
October 20, 2019 - 9:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about diversity of jurors.
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A selection of books on display.
Courtesy of Bucks County Book Fest
Hadas Kuznits
October 12, 2019 - 10:37 am
The Bucks County Book Festival begins Saturday at multiple locations in Doylestown.
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Center City Philadelphia
Pat Loeb
September 18, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Philadelphia officials have barred a New Jersey contractor from bidding on any work with the city for three years, for violating minority participation rules. The action comes after a joint investigation by the city controller and the inspector general.
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Nicole Westerman
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Pat Loeb
July 14, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A key piece of Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's vision for renovating city parks, recreation centers and libraries will fall into place this week when city officials unveil apprenticeship programs aimed at providing union jobs for people who have, historically, had a...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2019 - 8:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Free Library's board of trustees has established a committee on diversity and inclusion in response to a City Council request during heated budget hearings two weeks ago. Library officials were back before council Tuesday to report on the new...
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