As we move into an era where both individuals and organizations are attempting to be more intentional in their attempts at allyship, specifically towards Black and/or African American employees, it's imperative that we push the importance of education. Today, Juneteenth, is a significant day in history with relevant political and societal implications that we should no longer ignore.
If you are unsure of what the day is, how it became to be, and the special importance of Juneteenth in 2020, here are a few resources for you to learn and share amongst your network!
Today, we celebrate we celebrate inclusion, independence and overall black joy in a time of uncertainty and unrest. Happy Juneteenth everyone!