Diversity Diva

Diversity Diva

Preventing a bad workplace environment takes work, tact, courage

Even in our modern workplace — well past Jim Crow, decades into employment law protection prohibiting discrimination — the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission still reported dozens of complaints regarding nooses in recent years. But what can one person do to prevent the sort of environment that would tolerate, let alone welcome, such an act?

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Playground shooting scene in Kansas City

Relatives and neighbors say the victim is an 8-year-old girl.
Matt Campbell The Kansas City Star
Playground shooting scene in Kansas City 0:38

Playground shooting scene in Kansas City

Royals' Scott Alexander on Sunday's strike zone: 'That's baseball' 1:44

Royals' Scott Alexander on Sunday's strike zone: 'That's baseball'

Jason Hammel discusses the Royals' 8-2 loss Sunday afternoon 2:30

Jason Hammel discusses the Royals' 8-2 loss Sunday afternoon

Royals reliever Peter Moylan on ejection: 'I sort of had enough' 1:47

Royals reliever Peter Moylan on ejection: 'I sort of had enough'