People of color make up nearly 40% of the general U.S. population, yet:
- In online-only news organizations, racial minorities comprise just 24.3%
- In advertising and communications, public relations only 5% of the workforce is African-American; Only 8.5% is Asian
- In film, only 3.6% of the workforce is Asian; just 12.6% of film writers and 7.8% of directors are from a minority group
As of 2015, only 1.8% of the employees at major tech companies were black
- Most importantly, racially diverse teams outperform non-diverse teams by 35%
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