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.

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  • Democratic Party lashed over status of minorities - Standard Examiner
    Edwards accused the state ... about female representation ... “We are neither post-racial nor post-gender,” she wrote. ... Weiner ...
    05/24/2016 - 2:37 pm | View Link
  • Edwards blasts Democrats: ‘We are neither post-racial nor ... - Washington Post
    Edwards accused the state ... about female representation ... “We are neither post-racial nor post-gender,” she wrote. ... Weiner ...
    05/24/2016 - 5:52 am | View Link
  • Runners-Up From Our Third Annual Student Editorial Contest - New York Times
    ... sentencing varies based on regional, racial and ... convict those with subpar legal representation as ... 8 Mar. 2016. Government Accounting ...
    05/23/2016 - 3:21 pm | View Link
  • 'Nine years to land my first audition' - Sydney Morning Herald
    ... were judging the state of ... a show about racial tensions ... the broader issue of representation in relation to gender ... The report ...
    05/13/2016 - 2:02 pm | View Link
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  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination considers report of Spain
    The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination today concluded its consideration ... Experts noted, including racial profiling, under-representation and lack of access to housing. An Expert asked for information on the status of the ...
    04/25/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Report: The AIA Explores Perceptions of Gender and Racial Equity in Architecture
    This week, the Institute released results from an online survey of more than 7,500 practitioners examining how demographics like race and gender influence perceptions—and, ultimately, the state—of ... found that although representation is improving ...
    03/9/2016 - 5:55 am | View Link
  • New exhaustive report shows damning state of diversity in Hollywood
    More than 11,000 speaking characters were analyzed for gender, racial and ethnic representation and LGBT status. Some 10,000 directors, writers and show creators were examined, as was the gender of more than 1,500 executives. The portrait is one of ...
    02/21/2016 - 7:48 pm | View Link
  • Report: Blacks in Boulder more frequent targets of traffic, misdemeanor citations
    An independent report on racial bias in the Boulder ... at rates roughly proportional to their representation in Boulder. But the Boulder Police Department, like nearly all Colorado law enforcement agencies — State Patrol being a notable exception ...
    02/20/2016 - 2:56 pm | View Link
  • Race and gender on Southern supreme courts
    and while ideological predispositions play a role in the decision-making of the state supreme courts, the share of women or African Americans on a judicial panel may or may not influence the outcomes. However, given the South’s racial history and the ...
    10/11/2015 - 3:02 pm | View Link
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  • Ending Jim Crow in America’s Restaurants: Racial and ...
    Ending Jim Crow in America’s Restaurants: Racial and Gender Occupational Segregation in the Restaurant Industry
    05/26/2016 - 11:40 am | View Website
  • Gender representation in video games
    The portrayal of men and women in video games, as in other media, is a subject of research in gender studies and is discussed in the context of sexism in video gaming.
    05/26/2016 - 2:01 am | View Website
  • Gender and Racial Fairness Resource Guide |
    COSCA Position Paper on Racial and Ethnic Fairness. (December 2001). In December of 2001, the Conference of State Court Administrators (COSCA) issued a position paper ...
    05/26/2016 - 1:11 am | View Website
  • Gender, Racial, and Ethnic Justice / Ford Foundation
    Learn more about our gender, ethnic and racial justice work.
    05/25/2016 - 1:48 am | View Website
  • Gender and Racial Fairness
    Bias Free Behavior in the Courts History. Michigan Courts. This pamphlet provides information regarding the history of providing racial and ethnic fairness in ...
    05/24/2016 - 6:35 am | View Website
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