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    Why You Should Bank with Black-Owned Banks & the Importance of Keeping Capital Within Black Communities

    There has never been a better opportunity to gain civil rights and social justice because of the internet. We know the Millennial and Gen Z generations are the most advanced models that there has ever been in social organizing and economic development through technology. Social media can set wildfires to a movement to effect a change in real-time, but as we tweet and post, isn’t it time we put our money where our mouth is? Since the early 1900s, many black leaders have recognized the importance of banking. In 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. stated the “bank-in” movement would “begin the process of building a greater economic base…we are putting…