Meeting the Moment With Leadership
Unrest requires leaders willing to lean in and address the realities of racism
Our nation is at a monumental inflection point. Unrest, unbearable pain, suffering, and our oldest unresolved issue continue because we haven't had the courage to face one of the nation's most uncomfortable truths--racism exists and it's especially acute for Black people in America.
And while the protests seem to have subsided, the tension simmers beneath the surface. Most leaders have not yet had to seriously contend with and have actively avoided conversations centered on race, often opting to talk about less contentious subjects that don't create discomfort.