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?

Diversity Diva

Progress toward workplace diversity can warp perception

Diversity is about positive strides forward, but not if we don’t know what we are walking toward and what concrete things stand in our way. Although things looked better — were better — when millennials were growing up, nothing in the past had really changed, and that past was still going a long way toward creating what we have right now.

Videos

Woman falls from truck during KC police pursuit

A woman suffered a serious head injury Tuesday morning after tumbling out of a stolen truck that was fleeing from Kansas City police.
David Eulitt The Kansas City Star
Woman falls from truck during KC police pursuit 2:47

Woman falls from truck during KC police pursuit

Federal judge orders Kobach to hand over documents from Trump meeting 1:40

Federal judge orders Kobach to hand over documents from Trump meeting

Verrückt water slide timeline of events 0:49

Verrückt water slide timeline of events

Ninjas take on obstacle course at Union Station 2:13

Ninjas take on obstacle course at Union Station