Recode – Beginning Monday, the two Democratic pols — Reps. Barbara Lee and G.K. Butterfield — plan to stress in meetings with those five tech giants and others that their efforts to hire and retain more black engineers and executives just haven’t progressed swiftly enough.
More from Black Report:
- March 10, 2017 100 African-American College Students Are Headed To SXSW NBC News - The effort, dubbed HBCU@SXSW, is aimed at expanding opportunities to build startups or to become investors in those companies. It also seeks to […]
- March 28, 2017 Uber’s Diversity Report Leaves Out The Most Important Thing Bloomberg - After weeks of scandal, Uber released its first report Tuesday detailing the gender breakdown and racial makeup of its employees. Though welcomed by […]
- March 28, 2017 Google Hopes To Hire More Black Engineers By Bringing Students To Silicon Valley NPR - In one small step to grow those numbers, this summer 25 students from Howard University, the historically black university based in Washington, D.C., will […]
- March 7, 2017 The GOP’s Obamacare Repeal Plan Is Even Worse Than Anyone Expected LA Times - Elements of the proposal, which was kept under lock and key last week — have been dribbling out for a few days. The text of the two bills encompassing […]