NYC to link funding for arts and museums to diversity, de Blasio says — Fellowship of the Minds

From Fox News: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the city will begin linking funding for arts groups and museums to how quickly they increase diversity at their organizations, posing a challenge for the city’s major institutions. New York City is renowned for its diversity – 67 percent of residents identify as […]

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    1. On the face of it all seems fair. The problem is if they start hiring curators who are not white but also not as qualified. In NZ we are generally anti the “Quota” system of anything that does not mean the best person gets the job regardless of race or gender etc.

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