California Law AB 979 promoting board diversity does not go far enough.

AB 979 has a much too narrow definition of “underrepresented communities,” leaving out many identities who deserve to be included.

Boardroom inside sky scraper with lots of windows and white furniture, table and 15 chairs
Boardroom inside sky scraper with lots of windows and white furniture, table and 15 chairs
Sign on concrete wall with graffiti “Everyone is welcome”
Sign on concrete wall with graffiti “Everyone is welcome”
Photo by Katie Moum on Unsplash

AB 979 is example number one of what we, as a society, absolutely MUST stop doing.

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