Should companies advertise themselves as black-owned?

Why race should not ‘matter’ … and why it does to me anyway

Shamontiel L. Vaughn
Apr 14 · 6 min read
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In my line of work, I talk to entrepreneurs and contractors — a lot. And my smile is always a bit bigger when I connect with black-owned businesses outside of music and sports. That’s no knock to music and sports; it’s just that we’ve been connected to those two industries…