BLACK SHIELD: PANDERING IN THE AGE OF PROTEST

Billion-dollar companies have lately made sure to place the Black Lives Matter logo on their websites as a shield in hopes that the protest outcry doesn’t disrupt their financial gain. The Nielsen company reported in 2018 that African Americans spend 1.2 trillion dollars annually, which means that no billion-dollar business wants to lose the black dollar, despite having little to no black representation on the executive board level. As of February 2020, there are only four Black Fortune 500 CEOs. Amazon has one board of directors who is black. At the same time

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