Over 12,000 people have signed a petition that calls on Apple to add emoji representing gingers to iOS after its recent update that aimed to increase the racial diversion of emoji failed to include any, arguing that they should be recognised.
It’s rare that I write about a subject that I have next to no experience in, but here I am writing about encouraging signs which point to the tech world becoming less white-male oriented, and instead more representative of, well, everyone.
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Those who didn't expect Saturday Night Live to address its recent controversy over its lack of black female cast members were in for a treat last night when Kerry Washington, from ABC's hit drama "Scandal," made up for lost time. Literally.
Lamb and Lynx Gaede, collectively known as the dynamic and controversial white power pop music band, Prussian Blue, once sang racist songs of white pride but now sing the praises of racial diversity since renouncing their white nationalist beliefs.
Those in the city of Toronto often talk about being a culturally diverse city but what does that really mean? Does it mean imitation foreign food and beliefs toned down to Canadian standards or does it mean being able to relate to a sea of people?