Va. Attorney General Announces Police Minority Recruitment PlanAttorney General Mark Herring has announced an initiative to increase the number of minority police officers in Virginia.
CIA Failing To Recruit And Promote Minorities, Study FindsCIA Director John Brennan announced a new effort to tackle the problem of a largely white workforce, whose lack of diversity is undercutting the spy agency's intelligence mission.
Expert: 'Now Very Few Democrats Could Think About Getting 40 Percent Of The White Vote'White voters of all ages were less likely to back Democrats this year than in elections past, helping Republicans nationwide but most acutely in the South — and overpowering Democratic efforts to turn out their core supporters among blacks and Hispanics.
Magic Johnson to Join Push to Help Minority Boys Basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson will help lead a White House push to get more Americans involved in reversing underachievement among young minority men, President Barack Obama said Friday.
Obama Is Calling On Americans To Mentor Young Minority MenPresident Barack Obama is calling on all Americans to get involved with his push to reverse underachievement among young minority men by getting involved with mentorship and tutoring programs.
US Teachers Nowhere as Diverse as Their Students U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.
Poll: Younger Republicans Feel Candidate Diversity Is The Key To WinningA recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. has found that younger Republicans feel the GOP should nominate more women and minorities as candidates in order to bolster the party's chances of winning elections.
Scalia: Court Shouldn't 'Invent New Minorities' The U.S. Supreme Court is making decisions that should be left to Congress or the people, from wiretapping to "inventing" new classes of minorities, Justice Antonin Scalia said Monday.
Biden: Senate GOP Cowers To Ted Cruz, Rand Paul Vice President Joe Biden says Senate Republicans are scared of two of their freshmen: Ted Cruz of Texas and Rand Paul of Kentucky.
Report: Analysts Find Segregation in Maryland SchoolsA published report says Maryland's public schools are becoming more racially segregated as the state's student population grows more diverse.
Stewart Rips Paul Over Race 'History Lesson' At Howard UniversityThe Daily Show’s Jon Stewart ridiculed Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s speech at Howard University, and the comedian offered Paul a “history lesson” rebuttal on how the Republican senator’s party has alienated African-American voters.
Study: Minorities In Poor Neighborhoods Less Likely To Receive CPR, Survive Minorities who suffer heart attacks in poor neighborhoods are not nearly as likely to receive proper CPR compared to if they were to suffer from cardiac arrest in affluent white neighborhoods.
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