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# diversity - Sunday 7 June, 2015

"I think there is much less misogyny in Ireland"

Recent developments suggest things are on the up for diversity in the tech sector, but there is still a long way to go.

# diversity - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Google's global workforce is overwhelmingly white and Asian men

In the US, only 2% of its workers were black.

# diversity - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 11 most important internet reactions to Apple's new emojis It's Been Emojional

The 11 most important internet reactions to Apple's new emojis

The last one is the most important.

Sam wants to be Ireland's first transgender election candidate

A new initiative hopes to get more young people from diverse backgrounds running for office.

# diversity - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch has apologised for using an 'inappropriate' racial term Diversity

Benedict Cumberbatch has apologised for using an 'inappropriate' racial term

The actor described black actors as “coloured” during an interview.

# diversity - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Who are the 30%ers?

A new movement is pushing for gender balance in the corporate world.

# diversity - Saturday 17 January, 2015

The Oscars president has responded to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy

Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she would like diversity to improve, but refused to condemn this years nominations.

# diversity - Friday 16 January, 2015

Opinion: This year's Oscars were a decidedly white affair

The Academy’s (94% white) voters indisputably snubbed creative talent by non-white actors and directors this year.

# diversity - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Graduates can now find out about companies that are inclusive to LGBT people

There’ll be an exhibit for LGBT graduates at today’s gradireland career fair.

# diversity - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Ireland becomes fourth country in world to celebrate Black History Month

A number of events are taking place in October to honour black culture and heritage.

# diversity - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Is a Twitter job just for the boys? Twitter says sorry but... yes.

The social media giant joins Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Yahoo in being lambasted for hiring mostly white and Asian men.

# diversity - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The42 The sport in which 'men and women are seen as equals’ Diversity

The sport in which 'men and women are seen as equals’

With a 25% growth since the turn of the year, tag rugby is proving to be increasingly popular.

# diversity - Friday 23 May, 2014

Opinion: Equality and social justice for women is my life’s work

In the run-up to Africa Day, Salome Mbugua discusses her social justice work in Ireland and various African countries.

# diversity - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Affirmative action promotes racial and ethnic diversity in US colleges - but it's under threat

A referendum in Michigan that disallowed the policy has been backed the US Supreme Court.

# diversity - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From The42 Chris Hughton 'disappointed' to be only black manager in top four divisions Diversity

Chris Hughton 'disappointed' to be only black manager in top four divisions

Chris Powell’s sacking as Charlton Athletic boss leaves the former Ireland international as the only non-white manager in the top 92 clubs.

# diversity - Monday 23 December, 2013

Lenders will be required to introduce a board 'diversity policy' from 2015

It’s one of several changes in a revised corporate governance code issued by the Central Bank.

# diversity - Friday 27 September, 2013

An Post launches 4 new stamps to highlight Ireland's diversity

The stamps show people from outside of Ireland working and living in the country.

# diversity - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Áine Lawlor: "I'm terrifically lucky at the moment"

The new presenter of The Week in Politics and co-presenter of the News At One spoke about her excitement over the new roles.

# diversity - Friday 30 August, 2013

Irish transgender woman Lydia Foy nominated for European Diversity Award

Foy is one of eight nominees for the award with Senator David Norris also shortlisted.

# diversity - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Column: Ireland's political system must embrace diversity to foster justice

Paying attention to multiple, often mutually reinforcing disadvantages, can help us understand injustices committed against marginalised members of our society, writes Clara Fischer.

# diversity - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

€24,000 payment for sexual orientation discrimination at Credit Union

GLEN, the Gay & Lesbian Equality network, has welcomed the news.

# diversity - Friday 26 October, 2012

Column: Council reform will discourage women – and help the old boys

The changes to councils will reinforce the dominance of the three major parties, says Fine Gael councillor Mick Glynn.

# diversity - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Broadcasting Authority 'not obliged' to review Denis O'Brien's media holdings

The broadcasting watchdog says Denis O’Brien doesn’t “control” Independent News & Media – he just has “a substantial interest”.

# diversity - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

BAI to write to O'Brien's Communicorp to discuss media ownership

The broadcasting watchdog will write to Denis O’Brien’s radio company, “on the subject matter of control and ownership”.

# diversity - Monday 16 July, 2012

Column: The groupthink in decision-making positions in Ireland must end

Groupthink, cronyism and lack of accountability are largely to blame for the disastrous mess Ireland is now in, writes Clara Fischer.

# diversity - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

LGBT in the workplace: online toolkit launched to help employers

GLEN is launching the kit to allow organisations to get the best out of diversity.

# diversity - Thursday 26 April, 2012

BAI will consider ownership of newspapers in approving broadcast takeovers

The new Ownership and Control Policy is the blueprint under which authorities will consider whether to block a takeover.

# diversity - Monday 9 April, 2012

Teachers call for reduced Church control of schools

Primary school teachers will also vote on a motion to maintain their pay levels as set out under the Croke Park deal.

# diversity - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Column: What is wrong with the media? All the faces are the same.

Putting different faces on screen isn’t about box-ticking – it’s about catering to the real society that’s out there, writes Dil Wickremasinghe.

# diversity - Monday 6 February, 2012

Minister: Online news outlets could be regulated

Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte suggested that defamation and regulatory rules could apply to online media outlets.