Fred Smith on the state of Black businesses here in the US
CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo speaks to Fred Smith on the state of Black businesses here in the U.S.
The National Urban League is out with its report on the State of Black America in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic and protests over police violence expose deeply rooted inequities affecting communities of color. Marc Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League, joined CBSN to discuss the report. LaTosha Brown, co-founder of Black Voters Matter explains the voter suppression that Black voters have faced throughout the years, from activists fighting for the right to vote in 1965's civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama to the long lines in 2020's presidential primaries in Georgia. Pulitzer prize-winning New York Times correspondent Nikole Hannah-Jones reacts to the legacy that Rep. John Lewis leaves behind and how that will endure in the age of Trump. Aired on 7/27/2020. Remarks by Amal Clooney, International Human Rights Lawyer, on the United Nations Digital Dialogue Commemorating the 6th Anniversary of the genocidal campaign against the Yazidi Minority - Six years after ISIL started its genocidal campaign: The state of the Yazidi community.