U.S. Immigration Agents: From Violent Words to Violent Acts, and More

July 17, 2019

The Lens on ProPublica's exposé of U.S. immigration agents' behavior on Facebook, new research on biracial stereotypes, and how one organization is providing an innovative solution to housing for adults with disabilities.

The Fight to Protect LGBTQ Workers, and More

July 10, 2019

In the Lens this week, read about the legal fight to protect LGBTQ workers from employment discrimination, how P&G's new film confronts unconscious bias, and how the CROWN Act fights back against what it means to "look...

Diversity-Competent Resume Reviews

July 2, 2019

Learn how to avoid three common resume review pitfalls: relying on 1) ambiguous, 2) shifting, and 3) exclusionary criteria.

Unbiased AI, Clean Energy’s Dirty Secret, and More

June 26, 2019

This week, the Lens zooms in how AI can be used to reduce bias in hiring, what clean energy's challenge is when it comes to gender diversity, and what "Daria" fans can expect from Tracee Ellis Ross'...

Seattle Public Schools Disrupts Native American Education, and More

June 19, 2019

The Lens on one organization's fight to keep serving Native American students in Seattle, what Ali Stroker's historic Tony Award win can teach us about people with disabilities, and what the neurodiversity movement is all about.

Decolonizing Data, Invisible Labor, and More

June 12, 2019

The Lens on the link between invisible labor and tenure outcomes, how one woman is decolonizing data in Native communities, and why some people are skeptical about New York's monuments for Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera.

LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the Workplace and More

June 5, 2019

How can employers extend LGBTQ+ inclusion past a Pride parade? Plus an in-depth look at the radical origins of Sesame Street and the trauma of restraining and secluding children with disabilities.

Language That Signals Inclusion

June 4, 2019

What do potential candidates from underrepresented groups think when they read your marketing and recruitment materials? Learn tips for making your language more inclusive.

Disney’s “Aladdin,” Google’s Accessibility, and More

May 29, 2019

This week, the Lens focuses on how the 2019 Aladdin remake stacks up against the past, Gucci's latest instance of cultural appropriation, and Google's newest accessibility features.

White Feminism, and More

May 22, 2019

This week, The Lens zooms in on the impact of white feminism in the workplace, Nike's pregnancy and maternity policies, and the challenge of getting insurance coverage for mental health care.