H.I.S.D. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT – HOMELAND SECURITY

Black consumers are speaking directly to brands in unprecedented ways and achieving headline-making results. Throughout 2017, popular brands witnessed the power of Black Twitter and the brand impact of socially conscious Black consumers. Through social media, Black consumers have brokered a seat at the table and are demanding that brands and marketers speak to them in ways that resonate culturally and experientially—if these brands want their business. And with African Americans spending $1.2 trillion annually, brands have a lot to lose.

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Slavery, Emancipation, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, Gentrification, Gerrymandering, Poll Tax, Civil Rights, Separate and Unequal, Disparities, Low Performing Schools, Mass Incarceration, Health Care, Unemployment, Housing, and the New Jim Crow