Discussion: In this week’s discussion, we will cover ethnic, racial and gender issues within the workforce.
Discuss the following:
- What is racism? (research professional and academic terms – do not just provide an opinion)
- What issues are involved in racism?
- What are suggested solutions for organizational managers, leaders and military personnel?
Also, include a brief discussion of women in law enforcement and address each of the following issues:
- Discrimination/sexual harassment
- Role barriers
- “The Brotherhood”
- The double standard
- Differential treatment
- Career vs. family
- Mentor and networking programs for women
- Statistics on women in law enforcement