Date Published: 11/16/2020
Author(s): Sarah Shakour
Summary: The article cites research suggesting a decline in support for the Black Lives Matter Movement as of November 2020. The author acknowledges what changes have come from the movement; including police reform and what it looks like in different states and counties, and explores ways to stay involved beyond businesses hiring more Black, Indigenous and people of color. Addressing and rooting out ingrained systemic inequalities within small teams or whole organizations is encouraged.
Buy from black-owned businesses to support communities that are disproportionally impacted by COVID-19 and systemic racism. Look critically at the structure, leadership, policies