Report: Gender, Racial Representation Up On State Panels

Women, African Americans and Hispanic people were better represented on appointed state boards and commissions in 2011 than in the past, but not all those groups have reached the same levels as exist in the state population, a new report shows.

Topics:  women   african americans   hispanic   report   state   
  • Introduction: Art and Activism in Post-Disaster Japan はじめに ... - Japan Focus
    Performance, Mourning and the Long View of Nuclear Space ... - Japan Focus
    02/23/2015 - 10:39 am | View Link
  • A day of firsts for women in politics - Brisbane Times
    Queensland's new ministers sworn in - Brisbane Courier-Mail
    02/15/2015 - 2:55 pm | View Link
  • More
    Questions by the Experts An Expert commended the State party for having a provision that excluded those who had inflicted gender-based violence or were not paying child support from running for office. The Expert inquired about the under-representation ...
    02/18/2015 - 10:00 am | View Link
  • Men hold 71 percent of elected offices, says new report that finds gender, racial disparities
    According to their research, 64 percent of all elected offices in the United State are held by white men ... a survey that showed a majority of voters attribute the relatively low representation of women in elected office to limited access to political ...
    10/8/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • Apple's First Diversity Report Just Isn't Good Enough, And Tim Cook Knows It
    It’s the same state of affairs that’s been ... You have to hand it to eBay on gender grounds, however — while there’s not an equivalence between their male and female representation, they come closer to narrowing that gap than Apple, Facebook ...
    08/12/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • The Publication That Comes Closest to Gender Parity Among Writers Is the One That Often Doesn’t Pay
    The wide-ranging report covers gender (and to some extent, racial) representation in newspapers, on the radio, in TV news, and in films and television shows. I’ll leave it to others to discuss the findings on Hollywood. As for the state of women in ...
    04/3/2014 - 5:06 pm | View Link
  • ACLU, Manchester Police Chief Disagree On Racial Profiling Report
    Montminy was referring to the last statewide analysis of police departments' racial profiling reports. For nearly a decade, state law has required all departments ... ethnicity and gender of the drivers with U.S. Census Bureau figures on Manchester's ...
    12/12/2013 - 3:59 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Global Gender Gap Report
    Find out more about what the World Economic Forum does on Gender Parity. The Global Gender Gap Report 2014 benchmarks national gender gaps of 142 countries on ...
    02/27/2015 - 4:11 pm | View Website
  • Bibliography on Race, Gender, and Affirmative Action
    Race, Gender, and Affirmative Action Resource Page for Teaching and Study Updated July 2008. Introduction This is an annotated bibliography of resources on race ...
    02/27/2015 - 10:56 am | View Website
  • Gender
    Gender is the range of characteristics pertaining to, and differentiating between, masculinity and femininity. Depending on the context, these characteristics may ...
    02/27/2015 - 10:42 am | View Website
  • CDC
    Transgender communities in the United States are among the groups at highest risk for HIV infection. The term gender identity refers to a person’s basic sense of ...
    02/27/2015 - 5:20 am | View Website
  • Human rights in the United States
    1 History; 2 Legal framework. 2.1 Domestic legal protection structure; 2.2 Effect of international treaties; 3 Equality. 3.1 Racial; 3.2 Gender; 3.3 Disability; 3.4 ...
    02/27/2015 - 1:02 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News