From Net-a-Porter's magazine The Edit: "BRIE LARSON: When I started acting I told people, “Filmmaking is my form of activism,” and they replied, “You’ve got to meet Jane. She will be your anchor.” I’ve felt the signs were pointing to you for years, so I’m honored to be having this conversation with
Scott Bland writes, "Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer will on Tuesday ask his caucus to adopt extensive new rules to promote staff diversity, including a version of the NFL’s 'Rooney Rule,' which will require Senate offices to interview at least one minority applicant for senior staff openings i
Alana Abramson writes, "Katherine Johnson, the groundbreaking NASA mathematician and inspiration for the movie Hidden Figures, is now part of a new Lego set honoring women at NASA. Lego's new set, announced Tuesday, also includes Sally Ride, the first female astronaut in space; Mae Jemison, the fir
Katharine Q. Seelye writes, "It has been 27 years since the first black man, an older student by the name of Barack Obama, was elected president of the prestigious Harvard Law Review. It has been even longer - 41 years - since the first woman, Susan Estrich, was elected to the position; Since then,
Aric Jenkins writes, "Intel announced on Tuesday that it has achieved 100% pay equality for both women and underrepresented minorities, according to the chipmaker's 2016 diversity and inclusion report. Danielle Brown, Intel's chief diversity and inclusion officer, wrote that the achievement was a '