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Jesse Jackson wants Uber to share diversity numbers

Jesse Jackson wants Uber to share diversity numbers*/

– SAN FRANCISCO — Civil rights activist Rev.Jesse Jackson is pressuring Uber to release information on the race and gender of its employees, but so far Uber has not joined the growing list of Silicon Valley tech companies publicizing their efforts to improve diversity.Jackson this week sent Uber CEO Travis Kalanick a letter urging him to release information about Uber’s workforce, new hires, board of directors and leadership team, as well to detail what the company is doing to make its workplace more diverse.
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Uber challenged on diversity by Jesse Jackson

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– Up Next I played Cards Against Humanity with Pepper the robot at CESPhoto by James Martin/CNETA long list of big-name tech companies have released statistics on the racial and gender makeup of their workforces, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft.Uber isn’t on that list.And on Thursday, civil-rights leader Jesse Jackson wrote a letter to Uber CEO Travis Kalanick pushing the ride-hailing company to make its diversity figures public.
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Jesse Jackson presses Uber for diversity data

Jesse Jackson presses Uber for diversity data*/

– Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson is urging Uber to disclose the racial and gender composition of its workforce, according to a letter obtained by USA Today.Jackson called on the ride-hailing firm to make its diversity data available to the public by next month, urging CEO Travis Kalanick to join the fight to “change the face of technology.”Jackson, who is president and founder of the Rainbow Push Coalition, is leading a charge to help make the tech industry more diverse.
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Jesse Jackson pushes Uber to release diversity data

Jesse Jackson pushes Uber to release diversity data*/

– By Marisa Kendall / January 6, 2017 at 12:18 PMWill Uber be the next tech giant to reveal how diverse (or not) its workforce is?Civil rights activist Rev.Jesse Jackson on Thursday sent Uber a letter urging it to publicly release data on the race and gender makeup of its workforce and its new hires, as well to detail what the company is doing to make its workplace more diverse.
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