Raven-Symone Has A Change Of Heart After Recent Shooting, Call For Black Economic Empowerment Movement
Raven-Symon, has never identified with being black in the past and insisted and stayed firm in her belief that she is not an African-American but an American.
But, the controversial co-host of ‘the View’ have changed her views and is now calling for an economic empowerment movement in the black communities, to aid in the change of the United States’ systemic racism problem.
After the recent turn of events where several African-American men have been shot and killed by police, Rayven now feels that blacks coming together economically would be a force to be reckoned with and could influence legislative policy to improve our country incredulous’ racism.
Facts to keep in mind:
Based on recent American census demographics there are now close to 40 million African-Americans with the buying power of over a trillion dollars.
To put it in more perspective: If African-Americans were collectively a member of the European Union, which has 28 European countries, African-Americans would be the sixth largest country in the union, behind only Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy and Spain.
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