Trump executive order on race and diversity a big step backwards

Federal action will be particularly damaging to health and medicine research

LAST MONTH, President Trump issued an Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping to eliminate federal funding for initiatives that investigate how gender and racial biases consciously or unconsciously further inequality in America. Following a memorandum published weeks earlier by the Trump administration in response to the growth of diversity & inclusion (D&I) trainings in academic and corporate spaces, the executive order boasts a goal of(...)

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