After seeing dozens of news reports from all over the U.S. about police officers using excessive force when arresting suspects, I no longer think a "joke" that blames the targets of excessive force is funny.
Why did a trained police officer decide he had no other option than to shoot more bullets into Brown after he had fled their confrontation? Why did anyone have to die?
Many economic, societal, organizational and individual factors contribute to unemployment. However, the cultural differences between organizations (employing companies) and individuals from non-White-American groups might be underestimated. The “culture clash” in the workplace and in hiring processes could be a more significant factor in employment disparities than previously assessed.
This ongoing struggle for people of color is one of the reasons why the Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity (MCF) hosts an annual multicultural Career Fair and Career Services Center. This year’s Career Fair is Tuesday, April 10, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
An employer is not a reality show judge. However, a hiring manager might review dozens of resumes and interview several people just for one job.