Economic historians are increasingly agreed that slavey is the foundation of modern capitalism.
And economic slavery is still a source of corporate profits. Keeping our class system in place insures that low wage labor is available.
The Black Lives Matter movement has the potential to change the class game. A game that costs Black lives. A game that’s given us violence and public executions of Black men and women at the hands of police and vigilantes reminiscent of our Jim Crow era and the KKK.
Should brands and organizations stand up for what’s right? At Overture we think so.