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World Mental Health Day – October 10, 2022

Originally established on October 10, 1992, World Mental Health Day has grown monumentally in the last 30 years. Each year, a new theme for World Mental Health Day is chosen, and this year the theme is “Make Mental Health & Well-Being for All a Global Priority.” In light of the …

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Juneteenth

History The celebration of Juneteenth can be traced back to the late 1800s. On January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed all slaves in the United States, but it wasn’t until over two years later that the news reached enslaved African Americans in Texas. Union …

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Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in the Workplace

Black History Month is an excellent opportunity to celebrate employees’ cultural, racial, and ethnic backgrounds while simultaneously working to end discrimination and biases. According to Carter G. Woodson, the “father of black history,” equality can only come through the understanding and acknowledgment of a race’s history. In the workplace, there …