Turn Black Friday into Black Economics Day

Put your money where your mouth is!

diaryofanegress

I asked a good buddy of mine recently if she thought a movement called Black Economics Day would work. I explained that Black Friday, which has its roots in slavery, should be renamed and re-purposed to empower all Black-owned businesses worldwide.

She suggested starting the movement early on in the year so when Black Friday and the holiday shopping season finally approached, we would already be mentally prepared to spend money with our community and forsake the glamour of the White corporations.

I concur.

I’m going to ask everyone who has a Facebook page, Twitter account, Reddit, LinkedIn account and all other forms of social media to pass this post onto 10 people.

I’m also going to ask those of you that read my blog to reblog this post to as many other bloggers as possible who share my sentiments about taking something that is entrenched in the pain and…

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  1. #1 by diaryofanegress on November 28, 2014 - 20:02

    Thank you, Hernie!!!

  2. #2 by Herneith on November 28, 2014 - 20:05

    You’re welcome!

  3. #3 by Mz.Nikita on December 6, 2014 - 23:40

    Great suggestion, keep ’em coming! : )

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