As a future business owner, manager, or investor, one day soon you will be able to help turn the tide on systemic racism. In this discussion you are required to watch a video, review slides and read an article. Then answer the questions below:
Step 1, Watch video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YrHIQIO_bdQ
Step 2, Review slides: https://www.businessinsider.com/us-systemic-racism-in-charts-graphs-data-2020-6?fbclid=IwAR1DV7ewX4i26kGtKpReRwxVw3iYJ5YI9AwDIwRaLTESYMoh5ZXuSSOSQ8g#black-workers-have-historically-earned-far-less-than-white-workers-5
Step 3: Read the article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/ethankarp/2020/07/13/how-business-can-help-fight-systemic-racism/?sh=4584220a7323
Answer the following questions:
Why is it important for business students to learn about systemic racism?
Explain three things you learned or that surprised you from the video Systemic Racism Explained. What did you find to be most impactful to you and why?
After reviewing the 26 Simple Charts explain at least three things that you learned or that surprised you. What did you find to be most impactful to you and why?
After reading the article, imagine that you own one of the following business; a coffee shop, a software engineering firm, or a bank. What are three things you could do to help stop systemic racism? Explain your thoughts and ideas on the topic.