Entries by Blackout Coalition

Arrest the Black Dollar

via Blackonomics by Jim Clingman Here’s an intriguing concept: Arrest the Black dollar. Say what, Jim? You read it correctly. We should arrest our dollars and charge them with neglect. Put them on trial, call the witnesses to testify against them, and convict them of crimes against Black people. Sentence them to a minimum of […]

Raising a New Generation!

A recent Blackout participant shared his experience for #BlackoutFriday, which takes place #EachandEveryFriday. He mentioned how he’s teaching his son from a young age to support Black Owned Businesses. This brings up an important point. If we can successfully raise a generation of children that understand the importance of investing in the Black community, economic empowerment […]