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How media brands are honoring Juneteenth this year

June 16, 2022 | By DCN

DCN is proud to support our members and the health of the digital media industry overall. Thus, we are pleased to share some of the incredible work our members and other media companies are doing to recognize Juneteenth and its cultural significance in the American experience.

·       Adweek | Dear Marketers: Don’t Profit From Juneteenth

·   Adweek |  In MTV Entertainment Group’s Juneteenth Spot, a Black Creator Subverts Common Media Imagery

·       BET | Juneteenth 2022: The Most Blackity-Black Black Guide For This Year’s Festivities

·       CBSNews.com | “Grandmother of Juneteenth” Opal Lee reflects on her journey to secure a national

·       Chicago Tribune | Cake, cobbler and cocktails: Black-owned businesses across Chicago gear up for

·       CNET | Juneteenth 2022: How the Holiday Is Observed and 6 Ways You Can Celebrate It

·       CNN | Ways to celebrate and serve Juneteenth

·    Digiday | Vice, The New York Times join other publishers in making Juneteenth a company holiday

·       Economic Times | Juneteenth is now an official holiday in the U.S: What is its significance, and importance? Why is it called Juneteenth?

·       MediaPost | Hearst Interview Series Timed To Juneteenth Features Leading Black Thought Leaders

     ·    MediaPost | Marketing Daily: The Juneteenth Wake-Up Call: Why Brands Still Get It Wrong

·       NBC4 Washington | Celebrating Juneteenth in the DC Area: 2022 Events and Observances

·       The New York Times | So You Want to Learn About Juneteenth?

·       The Root | 7 Books to Help Teach Kids About Juneteenth

·       The Root | Days Before Juneteenth, State Leaders Make Call For Reparations

·       The Root | Why One Man Sees The Need To Trademark Juneteenth In Order To Protect Black Culture

·       The Washington Post | How to celebrate Juneteenth in the D.C. area

·       Thrillist | 12 Ways To Celebrate Juneteenth In NYC This Year

·       USA TODAY | ‘What does it mean to be freed?’: How parents are teaching their children about

·       Vox | Juneteenth isn’t just a celebration of freedom. It’s a monument to America’s failures.

·       Vox | Vox and Capital B announce partnership for a new editorial initiative examining

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