West Coast Conference Institutes 'Russell Rule' To Increase DiversityThe conference announced Monday the adoption of the “Russell Rule” named after former University of San Francisco and Boston Celtics star Bill Russell.
'There's Not Enough Black People' In Golf, Says Lee WestwoodFormer world No. 1 golfer Lee Westwood says golf has some work to do in addressing issues of diversity within the sport and that it's "dominated by White people."
Reddit Cofounder Alexis Ohanian Resigns From Board, Urges Seat Be Filled By Black CandidateAlexis Ohanian says he is trying to set an example for other leaders -- by stepping down.
Diverse Crowd Marches Peacefully At Fremont George Floyd ProtestFrom Newark to Fremont, protesters held largely peaceful marches across the Bay Area in the memory of George Floyd Tuesday.
College Grad's Biracial Identity Inspires Her To Teach Others About Diversity, AcceptanceStudents Rising Above's Nyia Roberts is planning on social work as a career so she can teach young people about acceptance and diversity. And she says she's ready for the next time someone questions who she is.
49ers Richard Sherman Critical Of NFL's Lack Of Minority Head CoachesVeteran defensive back Richard Sherman has played for a number of coaches during his lengthy NFL career, none of them have been better in his opinion than his current mentor -- San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh.
San Francisco Police Making Strides To Diversify Department, Recruit More WomenNew numbers released by the San Francisco Police Department on Tuesday showed the department is making strides in its effort to recruit more women and create a more diverse department.
Apple, Google Continue Inclusive Push With New EmojisApple and Google are rolling out dozens of new emojis that of course include cute critters, but also expand the number of images of human diversity.
Pride Month Theatrical Walking Tour Highlights SoMa's LGBTQ+ HistoryThe past will come to life across SoMa for the next two weekends, with a new walking tour that dramatizes the neighborhood's role in LGBTQ+ history.
The Social Engineering Project Helps Kids Of Color Get The Basics Of STEMAn organization called The Social Engineering Project has been working with kids of color to make sure they learn the basics of STEM. Founder Kevin Nichols talked to BR's host Christin Ayers about the group's activities.
Former Facebook Employee: Company Has 'A Black People Problem'Facebook has a "black people problem," according to a former black manager at the Menlo Park-based social media giant.
Large Crowds Turn Out For Silicon Valley Pride ParadeOne of the largest turnouts in its history lined San Jose streets Sunday for the annual Silicon Valley Pride Parade.
Diversity And Inclusion: Core Of Macy’s, Inc.Diversity and inclusion are at the core of the Macy’s, Inc. approach to doing business, touching all areas of our company.
Employee Confronts Google Executives Over Diversity At Shareholders' Meeting Google employees are speaking up about their concerns with how the company is handling diversity.
Report Shows Diversity In Tech Has Only Gotten WorseAfter years of talk and little action in Silicon Valley, there is new evidence that diversity in tech is actually getting worse.