New Diversity Org, The Creative Thread Foundation, Has Few Women On Its Board

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The Rev. Al Sharpton has been appointed to the founding board of the Creative Thread Foundation, a newly formed organization dedicated to “opening doors for multicultural representation, diversity and inclusion” in the media, entertainment and communications industries. Trouble is, the founding board isn’t very inclusive of women: Only three of its 13 board members are female.
The foundation’s board also is chaired by two men: Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., director of…