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New Fellowship Prepares People of Color for Coding Careers

New Fellowship Prepares People of Color for Coding Careers

by Miriam Zoila Pérez on August 26 2014, 7:00AM

More than just a diversity program, Code for Progress teaches organizers computer coding.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

The Latest On Youth Unemployment and Jobs

The Latest On Youth Unemployment and Jobs

by Carla Murphy on July 21 2014, 10:22AM

One in four blacks and one in six Latinos under the age of 25 can’t find a job

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Undocumented Living? There's an App for That

Undocumented Living? There’s an App for That

by Aura Bogado on January 6 2014, 1:03PM

Ten Droid apps that may prove especially helpful if you’re undocumented.

Topics: Media, /NOW

What Tech Startup CEO Greg Gopman Doesn't Know About SF's 'Degenerates' He Insulted

What Tech Startup CEO Greg Gopman Doesn’t Know About SF’s ‘Degenerates’ He Insulted

by Julianne Hing on December 11 2013, 5:57PM

How’s about that “open discussion” you wanted, Greg Gopman?

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Tristan Walker's Plans to Increase Diversity in Silicon Valley

Tristan Walker’s Plans to Increase Diversity in Silicon Valley

by Von Diaz on November 11 2013, 10:03AM

The former head of business development at FourSquare now has his sights set on increasing diversity in the tech sector.

Topics: /NOW, Technology

More Evidence New York's Tech Industry is Dominated by White Men

More Evidence New York’s Tech Industry is Dominated by White Men

by Von Diaz on October 25 2013, 2:01PM

Out of a list of the ‘Silicon Alley 100,’ a scant few are people of color or women.

Topics: /NOW

San Francisco Chinese Family Loses Their Eviction Fight

San Francisco Chinese Family Loses Their Eviction Fight

by Julianne Hing on October 24 2013, 1:17PM

The family didn’t go without a fight.

Topics: /NOW

San Francisco Chinese Couple Wins Eviction Reprieve

San Francisco Chinese Couple Wins Eviction Reprieve

by Julianne Hing on September 26 2013, 4:27PM

Can an elderly Chinese couple and a galvanized community take on San Francisco’s tech-driven gentrification?

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Elderly Chinese Couple Takes On San Francisco's Tech-Driven Gentrifiers

Elderly Chinese Couple Takes On San Francisco’s Tech-Driven Gentrifiers

by Julianne Hing on September 25 2013, 5:40PM

The tech-industry-driven rent explosion has radically shifted the San Francisco housing market.

Topics: /NOW

Jennifer Lopez Calls New Verizon Deal to Court Latinos 'No Brainer'

Jennifer Lopez Calls New Verizon Deal to Court Latinos ‘No Brainer’

by Jamilah King on May 23 2013, 11:45AM

Viva Movil will be ready in a city near you.

Topics: /NOW

Who Will Stand Behind Adria Richards? [Reader Forum]

Who Will Stand Behind Adria Richards? [Reader Forum]

by Nia King on April 8 2013, 9:55AM

Colorlines readers sound off on the firing of Adria Richards.

Topics: Media

It's Bigger Than Adria Richards

It’s Bigger Than Adria Richards

by Jamilah King on March 27 2013, 8:25AM

A primer for how you can prepare yourself for racist and sexist Internet attacks—mind, body and soul.

Topics: Adria Richards, Gender & Sexuality, Media

Labor Attorneys Say Adria Richards' Firing Will Be Hard to Defend

Labor Attorneys Say Adria Richards’ Firing Will Be Hard to Defend

by Jorge Rivas on March 25 2013, 2:22PM

Adria Richards, the developer evangelist who was fired after tweeting an image of two men she heard making sexist jokes, may have a strong case if she decides to take her former employer to court.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

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