Danielle Beavers

Danielle Beavers is Director of Diversity and Inclusion at The Greenlining Institute.

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Saturday, April 28, 2018
The Business Case for Diversity Leaves Little Room for Our Hearts and Minds
Narratives are critical to building movements. They provide the “why” that helps us understand issues and take action to right wrongs. For Black Lives Matter , “the why” is combating the anti-Blackness that leads to death at the hands of cops. For the #MeToo movement , it’s ending sexual harassment...
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"Communities of color have historically and still today face redlining, the literal or figurative practice of denying products and services to people based on race." (Photo: Helium Factory / Flickr) Views
Friday, March 23, 2018
Has “Diversity” Failed? What It Needs to Succeed
Over the past couple of years, diversity has become a hot button issue. From the Oscars to Silicon Valley to the president’s cabinet , headlines have castigated powerful forces when they don’t include people of color. These narratives clearly paint a lack of diversity as wrong. What they fail to do...
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