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Ellen McGirt


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Recent articles by ellen:

raceAhead: Europe's Tech Industry Has a Diversity Problem Too

This year 93% of funds from venture capital firms in Europe went to startups founded only by men. → Read More

Looking Back on 2018, Journalists See Mostly Noise

Trump's tweets dominated coverage at the expense of news that people really needed. → Read More

Milk Bar Founder: Don't Stop Believing

Chef Christina Tosi is building an empire on comfort food desserts and a strong sense of self. → Read More

raceAhead: What Makes a Best Company for Diversity?

Feeling "welcome" at work is one important measure. → Read More

raceAhead: Kevin Hart Out As Oscar Host

After at first failing to apologize for past homophobic tweets, the star has decided to step aside. → Read More

raceAhead: How to Be a Better Ally

Start by listening to the stories of people who are different from you → Read More

raceAhead: Breaking Barriers with Aly Raisman

The gymnast is headlining the Massachusetts Conference for Women to discuss her experience as an Olympic and #MeToo champion → Read More

raceAhead: The #MeToo Backlash?

To avoid a potential #MeToo issue, Wall Street men are adopting drastic tactics that keep women on the sidelines → Read More

raceAhead: Debating George H.W. Bush's Legacy

There is no time like the present to talk about our difficult past. → Read More

raceAhead: Facebook to Release Findings from Their Civil Rights Audit

Sheryl Sandberg promised to share data about discriminatory ads and voter suppression by the end of the year. → Read More

raceAhead: Call It By It's Name: Racism

There's a reason why we hesitate to call something racist in modern life. → Read More

raceAhead: Facebook's Black People Problem

A recently posted exit memo from a senior black employee paints a bleak picture of inclusion at the company and on the platform. → Read More

raceAhead: Voters Head to the Polls in Mississippi

Can incumbent senator Cindy Hyde-Smith recover from her recent controversial remarks? → Read More

raceAhead: Botham Jean's Killer May Be Charged With Murder

The newly elected district attorney says the current manslaughter charge is a break with precedent. → Read More

raceAhead: For Indigenous People, A Seat At The Table

As the first two Native American women head to Congress, a new era of representation has begun. → Read More

raceAhead: Let's Run Away and Join the Circus

The social circus movement is transforming the lives of kids at risk around the world. → Read More

raceAhead: A Final World from Stan Lee

The creator of the Marvel Universe never stopped believing in peace and justice. → Read More

raceAhead: The Midterm Results Keep On Coming

Turns out, the blue wave has also rainbow colors. → Read More

raceAhead: A Mass Shooting In California Claims at Least Twelve Lives

While we don't yet know the motive of the gunman in Thousand Oaks , we do know what will likely happen next: Nothing. → Read More

raceAhead: Congress Gets More Diverse After the Midterms

A wave of Native, black, brown, female and LGBTQ officials are now poised to break new ground on Capitol Hill and beyond. → Read More