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    How to Maintain the Momentum of the Black Lives Matter Movement

    A week ago our timelines were filled with Black Lives Matter content and now it’s not. Even when our personal algorithms should be doing the opposite due to the sheer number of people still tweeting and posting and engaging with this movement. This is a way for voices to be silenced, for outraged to be contained, and to get people to move on. These social media platforms know that we are a threat to the system, we cannot let this be forgotten and there are many people who still haven’t seen justice. We need to continue to fight and as time goes on we are seeing more and more social…

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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…